Past Exhibitions

  • May 2, 2008 - July 21, 2008
    Kemper Art Museum
    Over the course of the nineteenth century, the genre of landscape painting shifted from one of the lowliest subjects for academic painters to one of the primary genres of avant-garde engagement. Key to this...   more
  • May 2, 2008 - July 21, 2008
    Kemper Art Museum
    The exhibition will include artworks in a variety of media by thirteen master of fine arts candidates in Washington University's Graduate School of Art, part of the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts....   more
  • May 2, 2008 - July 21, 2008
    Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery
    During the summer of 2008, cultural organizations across St. Louis will be hosting an international centennial celebration of the life and work of American sculptor Harriet Hosmer (1830-1908). In conjunction...   more
  • February 8, 2008 - April 21, 2008
    Kemper Art Museum
    Thaddeus Strode: Absolutes and Nothings presents a selection of large-scale paintings by this LA-based artist as part of the Kemper Art Museum's Contemporary Projects series. Strode's first major museum show...   more
  • 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