Alternative Figures in American Art, 1960 to the Present
"A rousing exhibition ... samples an extraordinarily lively history that's been hiding in plain sight"
- New York Times
"Gives pride of place to misfit artistic subcultures that mainstream institutions have long ignored."
- Art in America
What Nerve! installation view
Fall series continues Thursday, November 13
Derek Jarman, Blue, 1993. 35mm, 76 min. Courtesy of Zeitgeist Films.
Now on view
"Circus spans a century of big-top thrills" ... "A tight, engrossing exhibition"
- Boston Globe
Henri Matisse, The Nightmare of the White Elephant (Le Cauchemar de l’éléphant blanc), 1947. © Henri Matisse. Mary B. Jackson Fund.
Opens November 28, 2014
Turkish artist Aslı Çavuşoğlu captures the inconsistencies and mythologies that arise in the gaps between personal and collective memory and written history.
Asli Çavuşoğlu, still frame from In Diverse Estimations Little Moscow, 2011. © Asli Çavuşoğlu. Commissioned by Borusan Aş. Courtesy of NON, Istanbul.
Alvin Boyarsky and the Architectural Association
Opens April 24, 2015
First public museum exhibition of drawings from the private collection of Alvin Boyarsky, longtime chairman of the Architectural Association and one of the most influential figures in 20th-century design education.
Office for Metropolitan Architecture, Boompjes, 1982. © Office for Metropolitan Architecture. From the Collection of the Alvin Boyarsky Archive.
Eight New Galleries for Ancient Egyptian Art, Asian Art, and Costume & Textiles
Through November 16, 2014
Single-channel video by artist UuDam Tran Nguyen
UuDam Tran Nguyen, still frame from Waltz of the Machine Equestrians—The Machine Equestrians, 2012. © UuDam Tran Nguyen. Courtesy of the artist.