Nov 2 2019 – Mar 15 2020
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.
Oct 12 2019 – Jan 20 2020
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.
Sep 20 2019 – Jan 26 2020
The 82nd installment of CMOA’s Forum series debuts a new sculpture commission by Los Angeles–based artist Margaret Honda. This enigmatic sculpture—based on a frog-like form in Bramantino’sMadonna delle Torri (1520)—is meticulously rendered in lifelike detail, prompting us to ponder our relationship to art and the world we make.
Jun 1 – Sep 8, 2019
Access+Ability highlights some of the extraordinary research and designs developed during the past decade with and by people who span a wide range of physical, cognitive, and sensory abilities. These objects represent the latest breakthroughs in accessibility design.
May 25 – Sep 2, 2019
Monet and his contemporaries responded to the urban industrial landscape through works that convey the power and promise of modernization. Experience Monet’s famous Waterloo Bridge series in a new context as we trace artists’ explorations of the enduring theme of industry.