5905 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90069
Michael Govan Director
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 11am-5pm; Friday, 11am-8pm; Saturday & Sunday, 10am-7pm; closed Wed.
June 24, 2018 - February 24, 2019
To Rome and Back: Individualism and Authority in Art, 1500–1800
Exhibit reveals the depth of Rome’s impact from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment, before rising individualism, internationalism, and optimistic equilibrium between secular and religious forces caused the city’s ultimate marginalization.
July 15, 2018 - March 31, 2019
3D: Double Vision
The quest for perfect 3D representation drives innovation, stimulates creativity and sparks wonder in generation after generation. This is the first American exhibition to survey a full range of artworks that produce the illusion of three dimensions.
September 30, 2018 - April 21, 2019
West of Modernism: California Graphic Design, 1975–1995
Far from the established New York design world, California became a haven for avant-garde designers, a hub of innovation in both discourse and practice.
October 28, 2018 - June 9, 2019
Rauschenberg: The 1/4 Mile
Rauschenberg’s monumental The 1/4 Mile or 2 Furlong Piece (1981–98) exemplifies these tenets of his artistic practice. Created over 17 years, the work is composed of 190 panels that, combined, measure approximately a quarter mile in length.
November 18, 2018 - March 17, 2019
"Outliers and American Vanguard Art"
This major exhibition is the first to explore key moments in American art history when avant-garde artists and outliers intersected, and how their interchanges ushered in new paradigms based on inclusion, integration, and assimilation.
December 9, 2018 - June 23, 2019
The Jeweled Isle: Art from Sri Lanka
The first comprehensive survey of Sri Lankan art organized by an American museum, The Jeweled Isle: Art from Sri Lanka presents some 240 works addressing nearly two millennia of Sri Lankan history.
February 16, 2019 - September 15, 2019
Life Model: Charles White and his Students
"Charles White: A Retrospective" illuminates the artist’s impact as a teacher. Beyond fostering technical skills, White urged his students to be “thinking artists” and hone distinct points of view.
February 17, 2019 - June 9, 2019
Charles White: A Retrospective
The first major 21st-century museum retrospective on this famed mid-century artist, this exhibition traces White’s career and impact in the cities he called home: Chicago, New York and Los Angeles.
November 3, 2019 - May 17, 2020
Co-organized by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and The Whitney Museum of American Art, Julie Mehretu (working title) is a mid-career survey that will unite approximately 30 paintings with 32 works on paper dating from 1996 to the present.
To serve the public through the collection, conservation, exhibition, and interpretation of significant works of art from a broad range of cultures and historical periods, and through the translation of these collections into meaningful educational, aesthetic, intellectual, and cultural experiences for the widest array of audiences.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art [LACMA], Los Angeles, California
Preview by Scarlet Cheng
David Hockney has been painting a whole lot of portrait over the last few years, and they are gathered into a
Design in California and Mexico, 1915-1985
“Los Angeles to New York: Dwan Gallery, 1959-71"
"Storytelling in Bali: Paintings from the Bateson-Mead Collection"
"German Art in the Age of Dürer and Cranach”
“Physical: Sex and the Body in the 1980s”
“Drawing in L.A.: The 1960s and 70s”; Ed Moses, “Drawings from the 1960s and 70s”
“See the Light — Photography, Perception, Cognition”
Is Zumthor's Austerity Right for LACMA?
Myths In and About Surrealism
Joseph Bueys, 'Multiples'
Pompeii and the Roman Villa
Art of Two Germanys/Cold War Cultures