Current Exhibitions

Currently on view

Carl Peters drawing of handsArt for the People: Carl W. Peters
and the Rochester WPA Murals

October 18, 2015–January 3, 2016
in the Grand Gallery

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Pictured: Carl W. Peters, Study of Hands (ca. 1940).


Jacob Lawrence:
The Legend of John Brown Portfolio

August 28–November 29, 2015 in the Lockhart Gallery

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Pictured: Jacob Lawrence, After John Brown’s capture, he was put to trial for his life in Charles Town,Virginia (now West Virginia).

RH012, 1/8/08, 1:52 PM, 8C, 6000x8000 (0+0), 100%, straight 6 sto, 1/12 s, R42.3, G29.7, B74.2

Rick Hock: Codices

November 11–January 3 in the Hurlbut Gallery

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Pictured: Detail of Duchamp Codex (1980s). Polaroid transfer print. Private collection, courtesy Visual Studies Workshop.

Detail of Bedoli Portrait of a BoyRenaissance Remix:
Art & Imagination in 16th-century Europe

Long-term installation in the Gill Discovery Center

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Pictured: Detail of Girolamo Bedoli, Portrait of a Boy of the Bracciforte Family of Piacenza (Italy, ca. 1560). Marion Stratton Gould Fund.

Hung Liu 3 Fujins

Reimagining #worldclassart

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Pictured: Hung Liu, Three Fujins (1995). Oil on canvas, bird cages. Gift of Gerald and Ellen Sigal and Marion Stratton Gould Fund. On view in the Hawks Gallery.


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.