Current Exhibitions

Manuel Neri: Assertion of the Figure

September 14, 2017 - February 12, 2018

Manuel Neri, Joan Brown Seated, 1959, cast 1963, re-patina applied 2016, 30 ¼ x 12 ½ x 27 in. Anderson Collection at Stanford University, Gift of the Manuel Neri Trust, 2017.2.01   The exploration of the human figure has been the pursuit of artists for millennia. Manuel Neri (b. 1930), a California native and former student […]


Another Look at the Permanent Collection

September 9, 2015 - Ongoing

The museum presents a refresh of the inaugural Anderson Collection installation by showcasing a broader spectrum of the Anderson family’s gift to Stanford University. The installation introduces museum visitors to new works by artists they’ve come to know in the museum’s galleries and provide visitors with opportunities to experience the collection in new ways. It […]


Upcoming Programs

Intersections: Artist Talk: Mary Weatherford with John Zurier

November 30, 2017 at 6:00pm, Oshman Hall at the McMurtry Building for the Department of Art & Art History
Artist Mary Weatherford, whose piece "black painting" was gifted to the museum, will discuss her work and process.

Second Sunday

December 10, 2017 at 11am-4pm, 11am-4pm, Egan Terrace, Denning Family Resource Center, and galleries
Second Sunday is for everyone. You are welcome here!

Film Screening: Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, the Mistress and the Tangerine

December 28, 2017 at 6:00pm, Denning Family Resource Center
Louise Bourgeois was a profound and prolific artist, working in both sculpture and drawing.