A selection of paintings and sculptures, from Impressionist to post-World War II art, amassed by pillars of the Texas philanthropy, the Bass family. Includes works […]
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Faces of Impressionism explores the character and development of the portrait in French painting and sculpture from the late 1850s until the first years of […]
The stunning inaugural exhibition in the new Renzo Piano building at the Kimbell is a tour de force of design and execution.
Documentary film telling the story of Vermeer’s life, with HD detail many of the artist’s paintings. Vermeer nuts (and lovers of beauty), don’t miss this […]
Lecture by Richard A. Pegg, director and curator of Asian art, MacLean Collection, Libertyville, Illinois. Pegg will address the cultivation of the body, mind, and spirit […]
“The Artist’s Eye” is an ongoing program moderated by Kimbell staff. It brings artists to the Museum to discuss works in the permanent collection, share […]
Baroque sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini’s sketches in clay and related drawings. Unprecedented loans of very fragile masterworks.
Evening lectures by distinguished guest speakers, held throughout the year, address a range of topics relating to the appreciation and interpretation of art. They are […]
Caravaggio (1571–1610) overturned artistic conventions with his stunningly dramatic paintings. This ambitious (55 paintings!) exhibition explores the profound impact of his work on the wide […]
The most celebrated artist in Renaissance Venice, Titian painted many beautiful women. Arguably the beautifullest, known as La Bella, will grace the galleries of the […]
Modernism’s creation myth retold in 16 paintings and 20 works on paper by Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque.
Salvator Rosa: Bandits, Wilderness, and Magic marks the first major U.S. exhibition devoted to the work of Salvator Rosa (1615–1673). Organized by the Dulwich Picture […]
Fiery Pool: The Maya and the Mythic Sea explores the importance of water to the ancient Maya. At the Kimbell Art Museum, over 90 works, […]
Believed to be Michelangelo’s first known painting, "this work was executed in oil and tempera on a wooden panel in 1487–88, when the artist was […]
"The Kimbell plays host to 100 of the most important European paintings and sculptures ever held in private collections in Texas. Most of them are […]
This will be THE art event of the summer in the Metroplex! Butchers, Dragons, Gods & Skeletons: Film Installations by Philip Haas Inspired by Works […]
The Kimbell Art Museum presents Art and Love in Renaissance Italy, "a fascinating exploration of art objects made to celebrate milestones in the lives of […]
In a real coup, the Kimbell is hosting this focus exhibition which reunites the Museum’s own Fra Angelico painting with the ensemble to which it […]
For the exhibit A Nativity from Naples: Presepe Sculpture of the Eighteenth Century, the Kimbell presents a loan from Naples of an 18th-century Neapolitan Nativity […]
So if you’re into Impressionism, this is the show for you. Check out more than ninety paintings from The Art Institute of Chicago. Reproductions of […]
Organized by the Kimbell and guest-curated by Dr. Jeffrey Spier of the University of Arizona, this show features an impressive roster of loaning institutions: the […]
Drama and Desire is taken from the MFA of Boston's holdings. Watch out for pieces by Hokusai, Utamaro and Harunobu, but don't hold your breath […]