Current Exhibitions

Currently on view

Photo of M. C. Escher

M. C. Escher: Reality and Illusion

November 13, 2016–January 29, 2017
in the Grand Gallery

Includes early figure drawings, lesser-known book illustrations, detailed Italian landscapes, the “tessellations” for which he became famous, and several examples of his signature
architectural fantasies in which stairways seem to go nowhere or to mysteriously circle back upon themselves.
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Priests Worshipping the Image of Shri Nathaji

Courtly Pleasures: Indian Miniatures from the Permanent Collection

September 9-December 24, 2016
in the Lockhart Gallery

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Pictured: Indian, Priests Worshipping the Image of Shri Nathaji, ca. 1820. Opaque watercolor, ink,gold,silver paint.

Media Arts Watch: Bodies in Space

October 7-December 31, 2016
Media Arts Watch

MAG’s new dedicated media arts space opens to the public Friday, October 7, 2016, to coincide with the University of Rochester’s Meliora weekend. The inaugural exhibition, Bodies in Space, will run through December 31, 2016.
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natehodge-web2Inhabited Space

Large-scale mural by Nate Hodge
in the Hurlbut Gallery 

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Pictured: Work in progress photo by James M. Via.


Centennial Sculpture Park

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Pictured: Albert Paley, Soliloquy (2013). Gift of the Cameros Family and Ann Mowris Mulligan, with additional support from Bank of America Charitable Foundation, FULL MEA5URE, the Herdle-Moore Fund, the Rubens Family Foundation, and the Clara and Edwin Strasenburgh Fund. Photo by Brandon Vick.