Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University
September 17 - January 7, 2018
An exhibition featuring Francisco de Zurbarán's thirteen-canvas series Jacob and His Twelve Sons, twelve of which come from a collection at Auckland Castle, County Durham (UK). The show also includes technical analysis of the artist’s process and print sources.
August 6 - November 5, 2017
A show that tells the story of the spirited rivalry between Pablo Picasso and Diego Rivera. The exhibition features works from the Meadows' collection alongside works loaned from the Columbus Museum of Art.
An exhibition of prints by Pablo Picasso. The works in the show are inspired by the 1937 bombing of Guernica.
A show of drawings, paintings, and prints by Spanish artist Jusepe de Ribera. The exhibition coincides with the publication of the first catalogue raisonné of Ribera’s drawings...Read More
An exhibition of etchings from a book that documented a religious festival in 1671 Spain.
An exhibition of more than 90 works created between 1915 and 1957 by Spanish artists. The show draws primarily from the Asociación Colección Arte Contemporáneo...Read More
An exhibition focusing on Salvador Dalí’s L’homme poisson, an oil-on-canvas painting from 1930. The show presents the painting along with infrared and x-ray images of the work. Also on...Read More
An exhibition of works by Texas artists Carlotta Corpron and Janet Turner. Both artists taught in Texas universities and focused on process, with Corpron creating photographs and...Read More
An exhibition of works by Marie Cronin. The artist lived in Europe and Texas, painting portraits that were shown in Paris salons and created for Texas statesmen.
An exhibition of over 100 works from the Alba collection. Included in the show is Fra Angelico’s The Virgin of the Pomegranate, the artist’s only painting...Read More
The US premiere of a major travelling exhibition featuring more than 100 works from the 15th to the 20th centuries, including works by Spanish masters...Read More
The inaugural Arts Entrepreneurship Educators Conference. Click for more information
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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,...Read More
“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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
A set of four important 15th-century Gothic tapestries commemorating the conquest of the North African cities of Asilah and Tangier by King Afonso V of...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More
"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....Read More