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28 Chinese

San Antonio Museum of Art

September 5 - January 3, 2016

An exhibition of works by twenty-eight contemporary Chinese artists. The pieces in the exhibition are drawn from the Rubell Family Collection in Miami.

Miguel Covarrubias: Culture and Caricature

San Antonio Museum of Art

July 18 - October 18, 2015

An exhibition of over 140 works by Mexican artist Miguel Covarrubias. Working as a painter, caricaturist, writer, cartographer, and illustrator, Covarrubias was awarded two Guggenheim Fellowships to produce ethnographical works. This exhibition brings together pieces from the museum's collection, the Library of Congress, the Harry Ransom Center, and Yale University.


Jamie Wyeth

The first comprehensive retrospective of works by artist Jamie Wyeth, this show features 100 paintings, works on paper, illustrations, and assemblages (including his portraits of […]

Matisse: Life in Color

If you can’t make Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs at London’s Tate Modern this summer, head to San Antonio to enjoy more than eighty paintings, sculptures, […]

The Story of the Millworks (on Youtube)

Curator David S. Rubin interviews four artists who run exhibition spaces in San Antonio at The San Antonio Museum of Art in March 2013 as […]

Artists of SAMOMA from the SAMA Collection

In the 1970s, three pioneering young artists, Norman Rene Avila, Donjon Evans and George Horner, formed the San Antonio Museum of Modern Art (SAMOMA), which […]

Aphrodite and the Gods of Love

125 works from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and  seven from the Museo Archeologico Nazionale in Naples reveal this most popular ancient goddess in […]

Love in Three Capitals

Twelve prints by Okumura Masanobu, dating 1710-15, depict sexual encounters in the pleasure quarters of Edo (near present-day Tokyo), Osaka and Kyoto. For mature audiences.

Adad Hannah: Intimate Encounters

Canadian artist Adad Hannah creates staged photographs that reinterpret Artworks from the SAMA collections for Fotoseptiembre.

5,000 Years of Chinese Jade

5,000 Years of Chinese Jade featuring selections from the National Museum of History, Taiwan and the Arthur M. Sackler Collection, Smithsonian Institution, arranged chronologically.

Animal Instinct: The Photographs of Daniel Lee

A survey of  Lee’s digital photography from 1993-2000. Chinese-born New York artist Lee was an early adopter, exploring the possibilities of digital manipulation nearly as […]

The Missing Peace

A cutting-edge contemporary exhibition that includes heavy-hitters Marina Abramovic, Laurie Anderson, Jenny Holzer, Ilya and Emilia Kabakov, Mike and Doug Starn, Pat Steir, Bill Viola, […]

David Halliday: Culinary Delights

David Halliday, a nationally acclaimed photographer who lives and works in New Orleans, LA exhibits his new photographic works in "Culinary Delights". This exhibition is […]

Taiso Yoshitoshi: Thirty-Two Aspects of Life

Japanese woodblock print artist, Taiso Yoshitoshi (1839-1892), has lavish prints depicting nightmarish ghosts to scenes of domestic harmony in his series "Thirty-two Aspects of Daily […]


In celebration of the opening of the newly expanded Museum Reach of the Riverwalk this May, SAMA presents Waterflow, an exhibition of recent works by […]

Marcia Gygli King: Botanical Paintings

One of three concurrent exhibitions featuring the work of artist Marcia Gygli King, SAMA is exhibiting King’s “Botanical Paintings,” a body of work she began […]

George O. Jackson: El Cuerpo Adornado

George O. Jackson has been photographing the indigenous people of Mexico since 1977. For El Cuerpo Adornado: Exploring the Aesthetic Spirit of Mexico, Jackson presents […]

Reinstallation of Contemporary Galleries

A revival of contemporary art is happening at SAMA! Rubin plans to install some never-before-seen gems in the museum's contemporary galleries including Hans Hofmann, Frank […]

Stuart Allen: 29

Allen's site-specific installation in the Great Hall responds to the particular characteristics of the architecture, while also taking into account the conditions of light within […]

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