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Today at the Museum
Wednesday, August 24, 2016

1:00 pm
Atrium

Public tours are offered daily at 1:00 p.m Tuesday through Sunday. Tours depart from the Information Desk in the Atrium.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016, 6:00 pm

Wednesday, August 24, 6:00 p.m.

Prints & Drawings Galleries | Gallery 101

Fat City
Wednesday, August 24, 2016, 7:00 pm to 8:40 pm

Two small-time boxers—one on the way up, one on the way down—struggle to escape their dead-end existence in depressed Stockton, California.

Saturday, May 14, 2016 to Sunday, September 18, 2016
Centennial Exhibition

Images of sport and fitness punctuate the career of George Bellows (1882–1925), an Ohio State University letterman and semipro baseball player turned artist, who is perhaps best known for his gutsy boxing painting Stag at Sharkey’s (1909) in the Cleveland Museum of Art.

Sunday, July 31, 2016 to Sunday, October 23, 2016
Centennial Exhibition

The Mughal Empire existed for more than 300 years, from the early 1500s until the arrival of British colonial rule in 1857, encompassing territory that included vast portions of the Indian subcontinent and Afghanistan.

Saturday, June 4, 2016 to Sunday, October 9, 2016

When a number of artists began producing gigantic prints in the 1980s, our sense of the scale of photography was forever altered.

Saturday, August 13, 2016 to Sunday, December 4, 2016

Dan Graham (American, born 1942) is one of the most respected and influential artists of the past half-century, an integral figure within conceptual art since the 1960s.

Saturday, July 16, 2016 to Sunday, November 6, 2016

Sumptuous designs, classical tales, political zeal, and erotic rendezvous pervade this selection of more than ninety prints, drawings, and decorative objects from the final decades of the ancien régime through the French Revolution and the early years of Napoleon’s empire.

Fulang-Chang and I, 1937 (assembled after 1939). Frida Kahlo (Mexican, 1907–1954). Oil on composition board, mirror and painted frame added after 1939; framed painting, 22 1/4 x 17 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. (56.5 x 44.1 x 4.4 cm); framed mirror, 25 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (64.1 x 4.4 cm). Museum of Modern Art, New York, Mary Sklar Bequest. © 2016 Banco de México Diego Rivera Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico, D.F. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

Gallery 224
On view June 21 – September 25, 2016

Royal Banquet for Celebration of the Fortieth Birthday and Thirty-Year Rule of King Sunjo, 1829. Korea, Joseon dynasty. Eight-panel folding screen, ink and colors on silk; 149.5 x 415 cm. Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea.

Gallery 236
On view June 6 – September 6, 2016

Little Big Painting, 1965. Roy Lichtenstein (American 1923-1997). Oil and acrylic on canvas; 68 × 80 in. (172.7 × 203.2 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Purchase, with funds from the Friends of the Whitney Museum of American Art 66.2
© Estate of Roy Lichtenstein

Gallery 229
On view June 28 – November 17, 2016

White Tara, 1600s. Tibet. Silver with gold and inlays of copper and semiprecious stones; h. 17.1 cm. Asia Society, New York, Mr. and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller 3rd Collection 1979.52. Photography by Synthescape, courtesy of Asia Society.
 

Gallery 237
On view April 6 – November 6, 2016