Current Exhibitions

Bridal Robe, China, Malipo Yi, late 19th–20th century
  • September 6, 2019–January 5, 2020
Drawn from a recent gift to the Yale University Art Gallery, this exhibition showcases the visual imagination, artistic skill, and technical knowledge on display in the ceremonial...
William Bailey, Still Life—Table with Ochre Wall, 1972
  • September 6, 2019–January 5, 2020
This exhibition considers the career of William Bailey (b. 1930, B.F.A. 1955, M.F.A....
Clara Driscoll, shade designer, and Tiffany Studios, manufacturer, Table Lamp, Corona, N.Y., 1895–1902
  • March 29, 2019–September 29, 2019
For generations, glass—in its natural as well as manmade form—has been fashioned into objects of both beauty and utility. The development of glassmaking in America, beginning with...
  • Ongoing

The Gallery’s encyclopedic collection can engage every interest. Spanning one and a half city blocks and three buildings, the museum features more than 4,000 works on display...