Past Exhibitions

  • 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
  • February 9, 2007 - April 29, 2007
    Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery
    A Teaching Gallery exhibition co-organized by Emma Kafalenos, senior lecturer in comparative literature, and Catharina Manchanda, curator at the Kemper Art Museum, Container Narratives is presented conjunction...   more
  • October 25, 2006 - December 31, 2006
    Kemper Art Museum
    As a simple method of arranging individual elements into perpendicular lines, the grid is a familiar pattern in contemporary life -- from traffic patterns to computer screen pixels -- sorting out the visible...   more
  • October 25, 2006 - December 31, 2006
    Kemper Art Museum
    Models are used as tools in countless professions and academic disciplines. Whether developing a new theory or working on a new building, models help us explore and test new ideas or designs, and as such they...   more
  • October 25, 2006 - December 31, 2006
    Kemper Art Museum, College of Art Gallery
    The artwork of St. Louis native and Washington University College of Art alumnus Tom Friedman (BFA88) has been exhibited extensively in the United States and internationally. A showcase of his work organized...   more
  • October 25, 2006 - December 31, 2006
    Kemper Art Museum, Teaching Gallery
    Planned in conjunction with an innovative new Studio Seminar that pairs the practice of printmaking with the study of the history of the medium, this show invites viewers to examine prints in their cultural...   more