Exhibition Gallery One

William Henry Fox Talbot and the Promise of Photography

Featuring more than 30 works, many of which have never before been shown, the exhibition will provide visitors a glimpse into the earliest days of photography.

Social Programs, Third Thursday Carnegie Museum of Art

Third Thursday: Art Wars

Join CMOA for our final Third Thursday of the year as we celebrate the launch of another entry into the "Star Wars" universe with a spaced-out art and dance party. Featuring galactic beats from DJ KMFD, Jedi (or Sith) training, a costume contest, and more!

Hillman Photography Initiative, Lectures & Talks, Screenings CMOA Theater

‘The People Are The Light’ Film Premiere

Join CMOA’s Hillman Photography Initiative for the premiere of Alisha Wormsley’s newest film and photographic series, The People Are The Light, inspired by a month-long series of events that Wormsley curated in Homewood. After the screening, Wormsley and several artist collaborators discuss the project.

Rocky landscape with house in the background. Palm trees grow in the foreground, and debris litters the ground. A transparent dome structure arches overhead.

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Second Lives: Who Are We in the Virtual World?

How do we represent ourselves in digital environments? Leigh Alexander explores VR and Hillman Photography Initiative's Styles and Customs of the 2020s. Read More "Second Lives: Who Are We in the Virtual World?" on Storyboard

Event Calendar

Carnegie Int’l, 57th ed., 2018

Carnegie Int’l, 57th ed., 2018 is already happening! Follow the programs, publications, research, and other goings-on that will culminate in an exhibition at the Carnegie Museum of Art from October 2018 to April 2019.

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Teenie Harris Archive

Nearly 80,000 images comprise one of the most detailed and intimate records of the black urban experience known today.

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Third Thursday

On the third Thursday of every month, we’re keeping the art galleries open late, turning up the volume, and welcoming partners throughout the city to create exciting, one-of-a-kind programs.

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