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View of a contemporary art gallery

Pittsburgh is having a contemporary art moment this fall. Brush up!

Designed in anticipation of the 57th Carnegie International (opening October 13), this course will mine CMOA’s rich collection of international art since 1970.

People walk around gallery and some lie down in hammocks.

These free, daily drop-in tours are available with museum admission! Learn about the works in the 'Carnegie International' and find a new perspective on contemporary art.

View of a contemporary art gallery

Pittsburgh is having a contemporary art moment this fall. Brush up!

Designed in anticipation of the 57th Carnegie International (opening October 13), this course will mine CMOA’s rich collection of international art since 1970.

Woman doing yoga. She is bending over and stretching backward, so far that her hands are on the floor behind her. Above the woman is a wall mural of geometric shapes forming a large arc across the blank wall.

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!

Painting that reads: Seriously?

With the Carnegie International, 57th Edition, 2018 newly open, it’s time to celebrate! Discover a museum transformed inside and out by ambitious new art from around the globe, and dance with queer nightlife collective Jellyfish.

Romero Lives, Pittsburgh Celebrates George A. Romero

Join us to hear from a distinguished panel of friends, family, and collaborators of George A. Romero. They will discuss their memories of this legendary filmmaker, and his legacies for the cinema, the horror genre, the city of Pittsburgh.

Teenage girl painting at an easel in an art studio

The Art Connection is Pittsburgh’s premiere art program for students in grades 5 through 9. Learn drawing, printmaking, painting, sculpture, and mixed media, culminating with a student exhibition at Carnegie Museum of Art. Entering its 90th year, The Art Connection combines big ideas and practical know-how to prepare young people for a world of visual information and creative problem-solving.

Group of kids sitting on the floor sketching in a gallery

Join us in our all-new galleries of modern and contemporary art for hands-on activities for all ages! Discover a new theme, and a new group of artworks each week. Just drop in.

Engage with the meaning of "international" at this free public event!

A lushly illustrated landscape with a sulking animal in the foreground

The Fall Artist Lecture Series at Carnegie Mellon University School of Art collaborates with the 57th Carnegie International to present artist lectures by exhibition artists throughout the fall.

Split image of two different artists crouching and arranging piles of scrap metal

Carnegie International, 57th Edition, 2018 opens its doors for college and university students, faculty, and staff. Experience and enjoy new art from around the world.

The Carnegie International’s Cinematheque likewise brings to Pittsburgh worlds captured by filmmakers near and far. Each screening is cued to a theme: beauty, politics, children, and sound.

Young girl reaches for plate of chocolate chip cookies.

On four dates throughout the Carnegie International, we're hosting special screenings of films for families as part of the Cinematheque program! Each is followed by tea and cookies in The Café Carnegie.

On four special evenings during the Carnegie International, CMOA welcomes regional chefs and culinary teams to our kitchen. Enjoy a four-course, family-style meal along with wine and cocktail pairings, each reflecting on the exhibition.

Tour guide discusses art with a group of people

Join us for casual, 90-minute, in-gallery discussions of the 57th Carnegie International. Tours in ASL will include a sign language interpreter by skilled guides. We'll visit selected works of art throughout the exhibition. Share the experience with a friend, or two!

Couple holding hands at Third Thursday event

Journey through our spaces on an immersive theater experience with BOOM Concepts and celebrate Charles "Teenie" Harris at Teenie Time!