Past Exhibitions

  • January 25, 2013 - April 21, 2013
    Ebsworth Gallery
    Georges Braque and the Cubist Still Life, 1928–1945 offers the first detailed examination of Braque’s experiments with still lifes and interiors during the years leading up to and through World War II, an...   more
  • September 14, 2012 - January 7, 2013
    Kemper Art Museum, Garen Gallery
    Drawing is a medium that offers an intimate and open field for imaginative elaboration, in which concepts and ideas can emerge and change with relative ease. Uninhibited by the obligation to create a finished...   more
  • September 14, 2012 - January 7, 2013
    Kemper Art Museum, Ebsworth Gallery
    Design can be a dynamic force in transforming and, in many cases, saving lives across the globe. Design with the Other 90%: CITIES explores the ways in which design can redress critical issues, from the most...   more
  • September 14, 2012 - January 7, 2013
    Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery
    Throughout history artists and designers have utilized a variety of methods to capture the urban landscape, from etching, drawing, painting, photography, film, sound, and model-making, to more recent...   more
  • May 4, 2012 - August 27, 2012
    Kemper Art Museum, Garen Gallery
    In the 1950s, esteemed Renaissance scholar Frederick Hartt served as curator of the Washington University art collection and professor in what was then known as the Department of Art and Archaeology. Hartt...   more
  • May 4, 2012 - August 6, 2012
    Kemper Art Museum, Ebsworth Gallery
    The exhibition will feature thesis projects by the 2012 Master of Fine Arts candidates in Washington University’s Graduate School of Art, part of the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts. The 2012 MFA...   more
  • May 4, 2012 - August 12, 2012
    Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery
    Curated by Heather Read, PhD student in the department of Art History and Archaeology, and Elizabeth Wolfson, MA student in the department of Art History and Archaeology (with Karen K. Butler) Greek mythology...   more
  • January 27, 2012 - April 23, 2012
    Kemper Art Museum, Ebsworth Gallery
    Breaking through the onslaught of images in contemporary culture, British artist John Stezaker (b. 1949) subverts the familiar through collage in a way that is at once captivating and unsettling. John...   more
  • January 27, 2012 - April 16, 2012
    Kemper Art Museum, Garen Gallery
    Hungarian artist Balázs Kicsiny is renowned for his dynamic practice incorporating multiple media, including sculpture, film, performance, and painting. He is perhaps best known for his disquieting and...   more
  • January 27, 2012 - April 16, 2012
    Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery
    The past decade has seen an explosion of interest in the bearing of cognitive science on the arts. New brain imaging technologies and sophisticated psychological measures have provided insights into the artist...   more