Exhibitions


Current

Hélio Oiticica in front of a poster for the play Prisoner of Second Avenue, in Midtown Manhattan, 1972

Oct 1– Jan 2 2017

  • Exhibition
  • Heinz Galleries

Hélio Oiticica: To Organize Delirium

Carnegie Museum of Art presents Hélio Oiticica: To Organize Delirium, the first comprehensive US retrospective of the influential Brazilian artist (1937–1980).

Boy interacts with Carnegie Museum of Art's The Stories You Tell exhibition

Nov 12– Mar 26 2017

  • Exhibition
  • Forum Gallery

The Stories You Tell

Stories connect us to one another and help us make sense of our experiences. The Stories You Tell creates a space where visitors are invited to respond to artworks by crafting their own stories.

Vice President Richard Nixon and Pat Nixon greeting crowd from car, including Harold Irwin

Aug 13– Dec 5 2016

  • Exhibition
  • Museum of Art Lobby

Teenie Harris Photographs: Elections

Three eminent guest curators reflect upon the photographer’s work covering candidates and rallies, activists and polling places.

Our presepio depicts the birth of Christ amidst traditional 16th-century Italian village life. It is made up of dozens of figurines and vignettes, sculpted by artists and collected as a set.

Dec 1– Jan 9 2017

  • Exhibition
  • Hall of Architecture

Carnegie Trees and Presepio, 2016

Pittsburgh’s cherished holiday tradition returns.

Photography installation depicting a man mowing lawn on a hillside

Jul 23– Feb 6 2017

  • Exhibition
  • Gallery One

Strength in Numbers: Photography in Groups

Strength in Numbers draws on the collections of all four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh to explore the combined power of multiple photographs.

Interior view of Natal Gymnasium in Natal, Brazil

Sep 10– Feb 13 2017

  • Exhibition
  • The Heinz Architectural Center

Building Optimism: Public Space in South America

During our Architecture Camps, enjoy a summer-long partial presentation of Building Optimism, which expands to the full exhibition in September.

Multi-colored aluminum table with folded edges, red, white, and blue

Sep 26– Jun 1 2017

  • Exhibition
  • Charity Randall Gallery

Hot Metal Modern: Design in Pittsburgh and Beyond

A showcase of great design objects from around Pittsburgh, and the stories of innovation and industry behind them.