Calendar of Events

Events

College students looking at a sculpture

Free, daily drop-in tours are available with museum admission. Learn about the works in CMOA’s collection from our trained docents. Every tour is unique!

Iris van Herpen CMOA installation photo

Explore the stunning exhibition Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion with a CMOA docent!

Woman doing yoga pose, standing on one leg in an art gallery

Museums are places for renewal, celebrating the great accomplishments of fellow humans. Join a crew of fellow humans for a weekly, rejuvenating yoga session set in Pittsburgh’s most beautiful spaces!

Iris van Herpen CMOA installation photo

Explore the stunning exhibition Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion with a CMOA docent!

Groups of people sitting around long tables working on laptop computers

Join Carnegie Museum of Art in collaboration with the School of Art at Carnegie Mellon University for this year's Pittsburgh Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon. The event aims to both encourage more female-identified editors as well as more contributions to entries on female-identified artists and creatives of all backgrounds.

In the Moment tour at Carnegie Museum of Art

In the Moment tours invite those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, and their care partners, to explore our collection together. This experience includes conversation, works of art, and enjoying each other’s company.

Five images of human figures from ancient art to painting today.

In this rare opportunity, knowledgeable, engaging scholars hand-picked by Carnegie Museum of Art guide you through the famous, the infamous, the mysterious, and the yet-to-be-discovered. It's a 4-week crash course in a big slice of the history of art.

Five images of human figures from ancient art to painting today.

Knowledgeable, engaging scholars hand-picked by CMOA guide you through the famous, the infamous, the mysterious, and the yet-to-be-discovered. It’s a 12-week crash course covering hundreds of years of human creativity unlike any other. Participants get access to museum galleries after each session.

Five images of human figures from ancient art to painting today.

In this rare opportunity, knowledgeable, engaging scholars hand-picked by Carnegie Museum of Art guide you through the famous, the infamous, the mysterious, and the yet-to-be-discovered. It's a 4-week crash course in a big slice of the history of art.

Five images of human figures from ancient art to painting today.

Knowledgeable, engaging scholars hand-picked by Carnegie Museum of Art guide you through the famous, the infamous, the mysterious, and the yet-to-be-discovered. It’s a 12-week crash course covering hundreds of years of human creativity unlike any other. Includes museum admission on the day of each session!

People participate in a Carnegie Museum of Art drawing workshop.

Pencils in hand, we will write our travel stories and illustrate characters from My Life in the Bush of Ghosts, Nigerian writer Amos Tutuola's 1954 classic novel.

Image of Tereneh Mosley wearing white shirt

Fashion designer Tereneh Mosley champions a global view of fashion design. In this talk, she discusses her shared vision and collaborative process with the Maasai women of Kenya and their new fashion line released early this year.

Large room filled with full-scale plaster casts of Greek and Egyptian monuments

Join artists and thinkers for a look at the exciting potential that virtual reality (VR) and new photographic technologies hold for museums. CMOA welcomes DIS and Scatter, the collaborating artists behind Styles and Customs of the 2020s, as well as Chad Keller, an historic preservationist creating 3D models of the Hall of Architecture through laser scanning.

Light art activity at Carnegie Museum of Art

Party in another dimension for the launch of Styles and Customs of the 2020s, a virtual reality experience by Scatter x DIS created for the Hillman Photography Initiative's LIGHTIME.

Courtesy High Museum of Art, Atlanta. Photo by Mike Jensen.

Your morning needs some social time. Your brain could use a boost! Stroller Tours at CMOA are tailor-made for parents and caregivers with small children.

Iris van Herpen CMOA installation photo

Explore fashion, identity, and personal adornment with Pittsburgh-born fashion designer Tereneh Mosley, and find inspiration in the otherworldly dresses in Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion,.

Glass Lofts in Pittsburgh by Arthur Lubetz / Front Studio

Arthur Lubetz has designed many of the most original and provocative recent buildings in the Pittsburgh region. To mark the exhibition Action, Ideas, Architecture: Arthur Lubetz/Front Studio in CMOA's Heinz Architectural Center galleries, Lubetz will explore architecture from multiple points of view.

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High fashion meets high tech at Material Worlds, a one-night-only event presented by Carnegie Museum of Art at Pittsburgh's Ace Hotel.