2020 Exhibitions

Chao Shao-an: Moments between Worlds

Chao Shao-an: Moments between Worlds

Tuesday, February 4 – Saturday, June 20, 2020

Scholz Family Works on Paper Gallery

Chao Shao-an (Chinese, 1905-1998) lived a momentous life vividly expressed through brush and ink over a nearly eighty-year career.  This intimate exhibition of seventeen works are drawn from the collection of his family and feature detailed yet poetic images of the natural world for which the artist developed an international reputation.  These...

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Divine Illusions: Statue Paintings from Colonial South America

Divine Illusions: Statue Paintings from Colonial South America

January 18 – May 16, 2020

O’Shaughnessy (East) Galleries

In eighteenth-century Spanish America, sculpted images of the Virgin Mary were frequent subjects of paintings. Some of these "statue paintings" depicted sculptures famed for miraculous intercession in medieval Spain. Others captured the likenesses of statues originating in the Americas and were similarly celebrated for their divine intervention. Like the statues...

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2020 MFA Candidates Thesis Exhibition (CANCELLED)

2020 MFA Candidates Thesis Exhibition (CANCELLED)

Cancelled: April 17 – May 16, 2020

West O'Shaughnessy Galleries

The Snite Museum is currently closed to the general public until further notice following the recommended guidelines that public venues such as art museums close to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) virus. Due to the uncertainty as to when the Snite Museum will resume its normal public schedule, this...

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