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

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.

Second Sunday

January 14, 2018 at 11am-4pm
Second Sunday is for everyone. You are welcome here!

Loren Schoenberg on Sonny Rollins and Stephen Foster

January 25, 2018 at 6:00 pm
Founding Director of the Jazz Museum of 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

Second Sunday

February 11, 2018 at 11am-4pm
Second Sunday is for everyone. You are welcome here!

Eyebuds & Earglasses

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