Exhibitions

The top of a large sculpture emade out of angular wooden sections, forming the top of a globe

Feb 21 2020 Jan 3 2021

  • Exhibition
  • Forum Gallery

Counterpressures

The 83rd installment of Carnegie Museum of Art‘s Forum series presents a thematic group exhibition that addresses the present urgency of global warming. The exhibition features work by ten Pittsburgh–area artists who grapple with the current ecological present and its uncertain future.

A close-up of ornaments and lights on an evergreen tree.

Dec 5 2019 Jan 6 2020

  • Exhibition
  • Hall of Architecture

Carnegie Trees and Neapolitan Presepio, 2019

Kick off the season with a visit to this popular holiday display, brought to you by the Carnegie Museum of Art Women’s Committee. This year, the Women’s Committee takes inspiration from favorite works in the collection for the trees’ decoration. See the Hall of Architecture filled with towering evergreens, each adorned with handcrafted ornaments from committee … Continued

A colorful mixed media artwork showing the inside of a building, two people walking down a pathway, and colorful banners on the ceiling.

Nov 23 2019 Mar 29 2020

  • Exhibition
  • The Heinz Architectural Center

Lina Bo Bardi Draws

Lina Bo Bardi Draws brings together nearly 100 drawings by one of the most inspirational twentieth century architects. Bo Bardi’s drawings reveal her broad view of design and architecture, accessible to everyone, in which she merges different artistic sensibilities that are fed by nature and everyday life.

A bowl filled with lemons sitting on a table

Nov 2 2019 Mar 15 2020

  • Exhibition
  • Gallery One

A Delight for the Senses: The Still Life

Once considered the lowliest of the painting genres, the still life has long been overshadowed in the history of art. A Delight for the Senses: The Still Life is a celebration of this humble genre, exploring nearly 250 years of the tradition from the Dutch 17th century to America’s Gilded Age.

Two people sit in a gallery, looking at a wall of ten colorful prints showing each numeral up to 10.

Oct 12 2019 Jan 20 2020

  • Exhibition
  • Heinz Galleries

An Art of Changes: Jasper Johns Prints, 1960–2018

Widely considered one of America’s most influential artists, Jasper Johns is an icon of the contemporary American canon. When his paintings of flags and targets debuted in 1958, they established him as a critical link between Abstract Expressionism and Pop Art.