Exhibitions

Through January 7, 2018
Galleries 182–84
Member Preview: October 7
This exhibition devoted to Brazilian artist Tarsila do Amaral focuses on her synthesis of avant-garde aesthetics and Brazilian subjects to produce a powerful new modern art for her country.
This exhibition devoted to Brazilian artist Tarsila do Amaral focuses on her synthesis of avant-garde aesthetics and Brazilian subjects to produce a powerful new modern art for her country.
Through January 15, 2018
Regenstein Hall
Member Preview: October 28
This exhibition explores the trajectory of early Soviet art in all its forms and what it tells us about socially minded art now.
This exhibition explores the trajectory of early Soviet art in all its forms and what it tells us about socially minded art now.
Now Open
Gallery 285
A new installation of the museum’s collection of 20th- and 21st-century architecture and design works presents the two as an integrated, ever-changing, and multilayered experience.
A new installation of the museum’s collection of 20th- and 21st-century architecture and design works presents the two as an integrated, ever-changing, and multilayered experience.
Now Open
Galleries 235–239
Hundreds of objects from the Middle Ages and Renaissance—monumental altarpieces, exquisite jewelry, and the beloved arms and armor collection—return in a sumptuous, immersive display.
Hundreds of objects from the Middle Ages and Renaissance—monumental altarpieces, exquisite jewelry, and the beloved arms and armor collection—return in a sumptuous, immersive display.
Through April 22, 2018
Gallery 1
This exhibition presents five series—from the 1870s to the present—that exemplify the power of clothing to shape identities in front of the camera.
This exhibition presents five series—from the 1870s to the present—that exemplify the power of clothing to shape identities in front of the camera.
Through March 18, 2018
Galleries 57–59
This presentation of 27 quilts explores the way these textiles function as keepsakes and considers how their material fabrication mimics the construction of memory.
This presentation of 27 quilts explores the way these textiles function as keepsakes and considers how their material fabrication mimics the construction of memory.
Through December 31, 2017
Gallery 107
This selection of early 20th-century prints juxtaposes two sides of modern Japan, reflecting both the appeal of urbanization and the nostalgia it sparked for the serene countryside.
This selection of early 20th-century prints juxtaposes two sides of modern Japan, reflecting both the appeal of urbanization and the nostalgia it sparked for the serene countryside.
Through April 15, 2018
Bluhm Family Terrace
This new series of bronze and ceramic sculptures by British artist Andrew Lord was inspired by 19th- and 20th-century paintings that portray time passing and the fragility of the human condition.
This new series of bronze and ceramic sculptures by British artist Andrew Lord was inspired by 19th- and 20th-century paintings that portray time passing and the fragility of the human condition.
Through March 4, 2018
Galleries 101A, 140–43
Eight large triptychs from the "Indian Civilization" series, the last works of M. F. Husain, celebrate India’s rich and diverse culture and history.
Eight large triptychs from the "Indian Civilization" series, the last works of M. F. Husain, celebrate India’s rich and diverse culture and history.