Current and Upcoming Exhibitions

Carol Cole: Cast a Clear Light

March 3, 2018 – June 17, 2018

Carol Cole states this belief with conviction and demonstrates it with passion. For the past forty years, the artist has been creating and collecting work that affirms our human need for nurture, our shared vulnerabilities, and our potential for living generously. More

City, Village, Exurbia: Prints and Drawings from the Collection

March 17, 2018 – August 26, 2018

"City, Village, Exurbia" features images of assorted cities, villages, and the expanses that exist beyond the suburbs. More

Extreme Measures

May 12, 2018 – July 15, 2018

Drawn from the Weatherspoon’s distinguished collection, "Extreme Measures" pairs objects of vastly different scale and media to explore their visual affinities in structure, theme, technique, or emphasis. More

Single-Channel Catalyst III: Doug Aitken’s migration (empire) and Selections from the Collection

June 9, 2018 – September 30, 2018

In his video "migration (empire)", Los Angeles based artist Doug Aitken intermixes footage of U.S. industrial landscapes with unexpected scenes of indigenous wild animals confined in roadside motel rooms normally reserved for wayfaring people. More

1960s: A Survey of the Decade

July 14, 2018 – February 17, 2019

Drawn from the museum’s collection, this exhibition highlights various art styles and social issues that emerged in America during the turbulent decade of the 1960s. More

Dread & Delight: Fairy Tales in an Anxious World

August 25, 2018 – December 9, 2018

This exciting new show brings together the work of contemporary artists who have used classical fairy tales to address the complexities of our lives today. More

Art on Paper 2019: The 45th Exhibition

February 2, 2019 – June 9, 2019

Art on Paper celebrates contemporary art in which the use of paper—either as surface or material—is a primary concern. More