Upcoming Feature Exhibitions


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

With works by some of the greatest names in European art, Of Heaven and Earth: 500 Years of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museums will examine the thematic and stylistic developments in Italian art—from the religious paintings of the late Middle Ages and Renaissance to the secular neoclassical and genre paintings of the nineteenth century.

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

The first-ever exhibition on the Ebony Fashion Fair, Inspiring Beauty explores the fifty-year history of the charity fashion spectacle that redefined the concepts of beauty, style, and empowerment for African Americans by examining the history of the traveling fashion show and its director and producer, Eunice W. Johnson. Inspiring Beauty showcases nearly one hundred objects including ensembles and accessories.

Upcoming Special Exhibitions