Past Exhibitions

  • February 8, 2008 - April 21, 2008
    Kemper Art Museum, College of Art Gallery
    War and disaster have shaped the first years of the twenty-first century, both in the United States and throughout the world. On the Margins brings together a culturally diverse group of international artists...   more
  • February 8, 2008 - April 21, 2008
    Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery
    It has been said that American culture is a culture obsessed with things--the "stuff" of everyday life, from the Harley Davidson to the iPod to the Dasani water bottle. Held in conjunction with the American...   more
  • November 16, 2007 - January 28, 2008
    Kemper Art Museum
    Beauty and the Blonde explores the significance and ubiquitous presence of the image of the blonde with a diverse range of artistic media, including film, photography, collage, prints, painting, sculpture,...   more
  • November 16, 2007 - January 28, 2008
    Kemper Art Museum, College of Art Gallery
    Ephemeral Beauty: Al Parker and the American Womens Magazine, 1940-1960 displays the work of this accomplished illustrator and contributor to the American aesthetic of the mid-twentieth century. Parker, a St...   more
  • August 31, 2007 - November 5, 2007
    Kemper Art Museum
    Window | Interface is the second installment in the Screen Arts and New Media Aesthetics series. The exhibition highlights a variety of artistic projects -- including videos, photographs and digital...   more
  • August 31, 2007 - December 17, 2007
    Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery
    Korean Comics: A Society through Small Frames features works by twenty-one of North and South Korea's most talented cartoonists, drawn from the 1950s to the 1990s. On display in the Museum's Teaching Gallery,...   more
  • May 11, 2007 - July 16, 2007
    Kemper Art Museum
    Since the mid-1980s, Andrea Fraser has achieved a certain renown for her work in critiquing institutions and dramatizing the relationship between art and its audiences. Influenced by feminism, psychoanalysis,...   more
  • May 11, 2007 - July 16, 2007
    Kemper Art Museum
    Ansel Adams (1902-1984) is celebrated as one of the world's foremost landscape photographers. The works included in Ansel Adams: Reverence for Life -- many of which are virtually unknown -- showcase the clean...   more
  • May 11, 2007 - July 16, 2007
    Kemper Art Museum
    The exhibition will include approximately sixty artworks in a variety of media by fourteen Master of Fine Arts candidates in Washington University's Graduate School of Art, part of the Sam Fox School of Design...   more
  • February 9, 2007 - April 29, 2007
    Kemper Art Museum
    The fall of the Berlin Wall in November of 1989 instigated a new era of German history, rapidly--yet profoundly--altering everyday German life. Reality Bites: Making Avant-garde Art in Post-Wall Germany, the...   more