Art


A close up of make-up testers obscured by glass.

Oct 15 2021 Feb 6 2022

  • Exhibition
  • Forum Gallery

Sara Greenberger Rafferty

The 85th installment of Carnegie Museum of Art’s Forum series presents 18 new works by Brooklyn-based artist Sara Greenberger Rafferty (b. 1978).

A mandala made of birds

Oct 2 2021 Mar 6 2022

  • Exhibition
  • Gallery One

Sharif Bey: Excavations

Featuring Bey’s ‘excavations,’ this auto-archaeological journey chronicles the people, places, and encounters that informed the Pittsburgh born artist’s practice and creative identity.

Sep 3 2021 Sep 6 2022

  • Exhibition
  • Online

Cauleen Smith: Pandemic Diaries

Initiated in April 2020, the series of incisive social media posts and short films feature hand-written personal reflections and calls to action contending with the daily onslaught of local, national and global events of last year.

a gallery filled with art objects.

Sep 3 2021 Jan 9 2022

  • Exhibition
  • Heinz Galleries

Wild Life: Elizabeth Murray & Jessi Reaves

Wild Life brings together the work of Elizabeth Murray (1940—2007) and New York-based sculptor Jessi Reaves (b. 1986).

A brightly-lit gallery filled with furniture
  • Exhibition
  • Bruce Galleries

Extraordinary Ordinary Things

Featuring more than 300 objects, Extraordinary Ordinary Things presents a selection of pieces ranging from the evocative and extraordinary to the practical and every day.

Architectural model of miniature furniture on a mirrored surface

Jun 26 2021 Jan 17 2022

  • Exhibition
  • The Heinz Architectural Center

The Fabricated Landscape

Cutting-edge spaces designed by ten international architectural practices lead by some of the most innovative minds working in architecture today.

Four wooden vases stand in a cluster; they are each a different shade and shape

Nov 20 2020 Mar 27 2022

  • Exhibition
  • Charity Randall Gallery

Locally Sourced

Locally Sourced presents the work of 19 Pittsburgh–area artisans and makers.

Protesters outside of U.S. Steel building, holding signs reading 'NAACP PGH Branch' and 'US Steel still has segregated facilities in 1966.'
  • Exhibition
  • Scaife Galleries

In Sharp Focus: Charles “Teenie” Harris

CMOA is thrilled to announce the creation of a dedicated gallery for the works of photographer Charles “Teenie” Harris. This exhibition features iconic examples of Harris’s photographs from the Teenie Harris Archive.

A vibrant green pickle on a plain white plate
  • Exhibition
  • Scaife Galleries

A Pittsburgh Anthology

A Pittsburgh Anthology celebrates stories of creative life in Pittsburgh as prompted by Carnegie Museum of Art’s collections across time and media. This dedicated gallery explores these stories, relayed by a multitude of voices from inside and outside the museum. Each story will unfold on printed cards displayed near the artworks, which will be free for the taking and create an interactive experience as visitors move through the gallery.

A clean, well-lit gallery filled with modern art.
  • Exhibition
  • Scaife Galleries

Crossroads: Carnegie Museum of Art’s Collection, 1945 to Now

Crossroads mines our collection for stories that resonate today by highlighting the critical role of the artist in everyday life.

Close up of a man’s torso. His hand is positioned across his chest, and it holds a small red fish, a herring
  • Exhibition
  • Scaife Galleries

Created, Collected, Conserved: The Life Stories of Paintings

Every painting at CMOA has a story. Created, Collected, Conserved follows seven of our paintings over thousands of miles, showing how extensive research and new technology can uncover fascinating stories.