Exhibitions

A nativity scene sits in the Hall of Architecture beside large decorated holiday trees.

Nov 20 2021 Jan 10 2022

  • Exhibition
  • Scaife Galleries

Neapolitan Presepio

The Presepio, a centuries-old tradition in Naples and southern Italy, is an elaborate Nativity scene recreated with miniature figures arranged in a detailed panorama of 18th-century Italian village life.

a detail of a Christmas tree.

Nov 20 2021 Jan 10 2022

  • Exhibition
  • Hall of Architecture

BEDAZZLED: Celebrating the Diamond Anniversary of the Carnegie Trees

Celebrate 60 years of Carnegie Trees! The Hall of Architecture is transformed into a winter wonderland featuring magnificently lit Fraiser Firs adorned in hand-made ornaments.

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.