Current and Upcoming Exhibitions

Henri Matisse: Selections from the Claribel and Etta Cone Collection

June 25, 2016 – October 16, 2016

Examples of lithographs and bronze sculptures by Matisse, part of the Claribel and Etta Cone bequest to the Weatherspoon Art Museum. More

Unbranded: A Century of White Women, 1915–2015

September 3, 2016 – December 11, 2016

Lifting advertisements from popular magazines, then digitally stripping them of their texts, artist Hank Willis Thomas exposes the complex ways in which consumer culture is both informed by and shapes our understandings of race, gender, and class. More

The Kindness of Friends: Gifts in Honor of the 75th Anniversary

October 2, 2016 – January 29, 2017

As part of our 75th celebration, supporters are further enhancing the collection with current and promised gifts. More

Decade by Decade: Art Acquired in Its Time

October 4, 2016 – December 23, 2016

Highlights select objects that entered the collection shortly after the date of their creation. More

In Falling Snow: Japanese Prints from the Lenoir C. Wright Collection

October 29, 2016 – February 26, 2017

The wonders of winter snow can be seen in this exhibition drawn from the museum’s Lenoir C. Wright Collection of Japanese prints. More

Art on Paper 2017: The 44th Exhibition

May 21, 2017 – September 3, 2017

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