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Comini Lecture Series: Enacting the Archives, Discentering the Muses: Museums and Biennials in the Colonial Horizon of Modernity
Walter Mignolo will argue that a processes of dewesternization is taking place in museums and biennials, parallel to the economic and political process in the […]
The first major exhibition of work by Joaquín Sorolla to focus on the impact of the artist in the United States. The exhibition will feature […]
Global Early Modern Studies Lecture Series: The Print Shop Window as Cultural Screen in 18th-Century London
This talk with Joseph Monteyne, Ph.D., Associate Professor, History of Art, University of British Columbia examines a number of graphic satires produced in London during the second half […]
The exhibition celebrates the Meadows Museum’s recent acquisition of a unique album compiled by renowned American collector and expatriate William Hood Stewart during the latter […]
An album for cartes de visite compiled by American expatriate William H. Stewart (1820-1897) sheds light on the lives and careers of four important Spanish […]
The Prado Museum and the Meadows Museum present the first-ever monographic exhibition on the work of Spanish painter Martín Rico y Ortega (1833-1908). Rico’s luminous, […]
“Say, are you making a portrait or are you bringing it to life? For this royal image is so surpassingly excellent that I would judge […]
Works of art donated to SMU by Calloway and Jerry Bywaters Cochran, daughter of renowned Texas artist and SMU alum Jerry Bywaters. The collection includes […]
Seven 20th-century paintings purchased by the late Frances Golden Ware’s parents from the artists, including oil paintings by Robert Julian Onderdonk, Elmer Page Turner, Ila […]
80 fundamental works by Mexican artists of the early 20th century from an esteemed collection. Organized by Museo Colección Blaisten of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de […]
Sculptures and works on paper from the museum’s collection, many of which were generous gifts from Calatrava himself, commemorates the continuing symbiosis between the artist […]
Accompanying the display of Ribera’s Magdalene, this exhibition will illuminate the stories surrounding Mary Magdalene through holdings on the SMU campus.
The second in a series of loans from the Prado Museum will feature Jusepe de Ribera’s Mary Magdalene along with other works revealing a less […]
The sixth century Chinese cave temples of Xiangtangshan, carved into limestone cliffs in the mountains of northern China, were once home to a magnificent array […]
Coinciding with the Super Bowl XLV, the Meadows Museum presents an exhibition exploring the regional tradition of six-man football. Since 1991, photographer Laura Wilson took […]
The Meadows Museum presents a set of codices from the Sacristy of the Sistine Chapel will be on display as part of the exhibition The […]
Timed to coincide with Super Bowl XLV, the Meadows Museum presents an exhibition exploring the regional tradition of six-man football. Since 1991, acclaimed photographer Laura […]
El Greco’s monumental masterpiece Pentecost will be installed at the Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University, marking the beginning of a multifaceted three-year partnership with […]
Royal Splendor in the Enlightenment: Charles IV of Spain, Patron and Collector features stunning 18th century decorative and fine art from the Spanish Royal collections and […]
SMU and CentralTrak, the University of Texas at Dallas’ Artists Residency, bring the symposium Art Work: A Local Conversation About Art, Labor, and Economics to […]
"From the Temple and the Tomb: Etruscan Treasures from Tuscany will be the largest and most comprehensive exhibition of Etruscan art ever undertaken in America. […]
This is big! The Meadows Museum has scored an exclusive U.S. showing of 64 drawings from the collection of Juan Abelló and his wife, Anna […]
So who is Jack Kilby?, you wonder. Well he’s only the Nobel Prize-winning genius who invented the microchip!! Oh, and when he wasn’t busy changing […]
From the collection of the University of Arizona, SMU presents 27 15th-century Spanish paintings from Cathedral of Ciudad Rodrigo.
Featuring work from Hudson River School artists to Abstract Expressionists, including Asher B. Durand, Winslow Homer, James McNeill Whistler, Thomas Eakins, John Singer Sargent, Frederic […]
Featuring works from the early Middle Ages to the early 20th century.
Houston aesthete and collector Bill Hill has dissed his local musums and given stuff Northward!
Come out, all you fashion lovers, and go ga-ga over these clothes! Check out the latest from the Balenciaga house's site!