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Explore the Eternal Kiln Fire Legend: Chinese Jun Porcelain

May 23, 2019

On view May 31 through August 1, 2019 Jun porcelain, one of the Five Great Kilns of the Song Dynasty, is considered a treasure of Chinese ceramic art. Known for its astonishing… Read More

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Multiple Ones: Contemporary Perspectives in Printmedia

May 2, 2019

On view Aug. 22–Oct. 23, 2019. In this exhibit, 20 contemporary printmaking artists redefine the genre with astonishing pieces and immersive installations.… Read More

The Last Breath: Art of Qiang Zhang

May 1, 2019

Chinese artist Qiang Zhang uses our understanding of, and sympathy for, animals to express what non-visible, internal struggles for humans can look and feel like.… Read More

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Lucca Drake Aparicio Memorial Exhibit

May 1, 2019

On view Oct. 26-Nov. 2, 2019. Lucca Drake Aparicio was a local student and astonishingly prolific young artist who passed away this year… Read More

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Key Frames: A Celebration of Animation & Production Art

April 20, 2019

On view Nov. 8, 2019 – Jan. 9, 2020. Celebrating the many artists of animated productions, this exhibit allows visitors to take a walk through the entire production process, from the earliest… Read More

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Pathos Along a Contemporary Frontier: Border Paintings by Rigoberto Alonso Gonzalez 

January 7, 2019

Provocative and disturbing paintings of life and violence in the Rio Grande Valley. They encourage the viewer to reorient their sense of the cultural center and reimagine implications from the perspective of… Read More

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Natural Conditions

November 15, 2018

On view April 26–May 18, 2019 Opening Reception: Saturday, April 27, 5-7 pm Student Walk Through: Friday, May 3, 2 pm Natural Conditions investigates the perceived world–whether emotional, physical, psychological or imaginative.… Read More

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Traces: Revealing Secrets in Art and History

September 18, 2018

This exhibit offers a behind-the-scenes look at the procedures and techniques art "detectives" use to investigate what secrets artworks hold… Read More

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Mapping Meaning: Adventures in Cartography

June 6, 2018

This exhibit presents a variety of beautiful maps and ways of reading them, combined with objects from the times they were created, dating from the 16th century to today… Read More

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In Situ: Works from the William Rolland Collection

May 9, 2018

In this exhibit, we reimagine the William Rolland Collection through the lens of placing its objects in space and time. … Read More