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What's up Autumn

Take a breezy gallery stroll with one of our expert docents! These free, daily drop-in tours are available with museum admission. Learn about the works in CMOA’s collection. Every tour is unique!

Young women in embrace having photo taken in front of Bruce Nauman’s neon word sculpture, Having Fun/Good Life, Symptoms.

Enjoy free admission to two great museums, thanks to UPMC Health Plan! Plus, free flu shots are available.

Woman wearing a VR headset, with a party in the background

What makes us human?

A special, extended edition of Third Thursday featuring Thrival Interactive Festival will look for answers! Explore the world of technology through the lens of artistic experiences.

A man stands in front of a large glass window playing a trumpet. Trees fill the view outside.

Join us for a unique evening of experimental sound composition inspired by mid-century modern architecture, featuring composer, cornetist, and improviser, Rob Mazurek.

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!

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.

Falling leaves layered over each other in pastel colors

Recharge your batteries and renew your energy at Carnegie Museum of Art's Autumn Wellness Day! Move and meditate in our gorgeous spaces and revitalize your body and mind.

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.

Romero Lives, Pittsburgh Celebrates George A. Romero

This dynamic, interactive presentation by the Montréal Monstrum Society explores the life and career of George A. Romero. One of the inaugural events of Romero Lives!, the citywide, ongoing celebration of the life and legacy of the legendary Pittsburgh filmmaker.

Romero Lives, Pittsburgh Celebrates George A. Romero

Join together with a distinguished panel of artists, screenwriters, and scholars for conversations about the work of George A. Romero and his immense impact on the horror genre, on cinema, and on popular culture.

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.

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 enjoying a live performance

Nibble on dessert and sip drinks in the Hall of Architecture and dance the night away in the Music Hall Foyer. And, get exclusive access to the exhibition before it opens to the public the following day.

A group of people drawing at a table

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.