Past Feature Exhibitions

Van Gogh to Pollock: Modern Rebels
Masterworks from the Albright-Knox Art Gallery

June 18, 2015–September 20, 2015

Works by the biggest names in art from the late nineteenth century to now—including Marc Chagall, Salvador Dali, Edgar Degas, Frida Kahlo, Georgia O’Keeffe, Pablo Picasso, and Andy Warhol—bring focus to those artists whose acts of creative rebellion shaped the course of modern art.


Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair
February 5, 2015–May 3, 2015

Inspiring Beauty showcases nearly one hundred objects, including stunning gowns and ensembles by haute couture designers such as Yves St. Laurent, Pierre Cardin, and Patrick Kelly, as it explores the fifty-year history of the pioneering charity fashion fair. The traveling fair and its director-producer, Eunice W. Johnson, helped redefine the concepts of beauty, style, and empowerment for African Americans.


Of Heaven and Earth: 500 Years of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museums
October 2, 2014–January 4, 2015

Bellini, Botticelli, Titian—great masters of European art feature prominently in this exhibition. Experience the full breadth of Italy’s rich painting tradition. See paintings of the late Middle Ages and Renaissance, and Neoclassical and genre paintings of the nineteenth century, in a rare viewing of this extraordinary collection, at its only Midwest venue.


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Past Special Exhibitions


PostcardsPostcards from America: Milwaukee
July 10, 2014–November 2, 2014

Flow:Flow: The 2014 NCECA Ceramic Arts Invitational
February 22, 2014–March 23, 2014


CurrentsCurrents 36: Dirk Skreber
November 7, 2013–March 2, 2014


Tattoo:Tattoo: Flash Art of Amund Dietzel
July 3, 2013–October 13, 2013

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