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 Exhibitions

Salon Style: Collected Marks on Paper

March 8, 2018 - August 20, 2018

Philip Guston, Untitled, 1980, Ink on paper, 18 ¾ x 26 3/8 in. Collection of Harry W. and Mary Margaret Anderson. This presentation is the first of a two-part exhibition highlighting select works on paper from the vast holdings of the Anderson family collection. Each of the unique works in Salon Style presents a collection of marks intuitively and intentionally placed by the artists, hanging […]


Upcoming Programs

Josef Albers, Sonny Rollins, Stephen Foster, and the Search for the American Sound

January 25, 2018 at 6:00 pm, Denning Family Resource Center, FREE.
Loren Schoenberg, Founding Director of The National Jazz Museum in Harlem talks about the connections between Jazz and Modern Art

Panel: The Life and Work of Manuel Neri

January 27, 2018 at 2:00pm, Denning Family Resource Center, FREE.

Second Sunday

February 11, 2018 at 11am-4pm, Denning Family Resource Center and galleries, FREE.
Second Sunday is for everyone. You are welcome here!

Eyebuds & Earglasses

February 22, 2018 at 6:00pm, galleries, FREE.
The Student Advisory Board brings you through a unique tour of the Anderson Collection

Dialogues in Art

March 10, 2018 at 2:00pm, galleries, FREE.
Gallery talks with graduate students from the Department of Art & Art History

Second Sunday

March 12, 2018 at 11am-4pm, Denning Family Resource Center and galleries, FREE.
Second Sunday is for everyone!