Past Exhibitions

Art and Fashion from the SCAD Museum of Art Permanent Collection

SCAD Museum of Art presents “Tête-à-tête: Art and Fashion from the SCAD Museum of Art Permanent Collection,” a series of intimate aesthetic “conversations” across media. Artworks and garments of historical and contemporary importance are paired...

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Pink Sultan

The SCAD Museum of Art presents “Pink Sultan,” an exhibition of intricate cut-paper works by SCAD alumna Lucha Rodriguez (M.F.A. printmaking). Her work ranges from etchings, monoprints and colorful silk screen prints, to immersive sculptural...

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History, Labor, Life: The Prints of Jacob Lawrence

SCAD Museum of Art, in collaboration with the Jacob and Gwendolyn Knight Lawrence Foundation, presents “History, Labor, Life: The Prints of Jacob Lawrence.” This exhibition explores three major themes of Lawrence’s larger oeuvre and specifically...

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Other Voices, Other Cities

The SCAD Museum of Art presents “Other Voices, Other Cities,” an exhibition with works from an ongoing series by artist Sue Williamson. Since 2009, Williamson has explored the definition of place to cities and citizens. In this age of...

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As Far as I Know

SCAD Museum of Art presents “As Far as I Know,” the first museum exhibition in the U.S. by Manjunath Kamath. Based in New Delhi, India, Kamath subversively brings traditional idioms into the contemporary realm with a satirical, self-deprecating...

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Active Anesthesia

The SCAD Museum of Art presents “Active Anesthesia,” an exhibition featuring three seminal works by Seoul-based conceptual artist Shin il Kim.Through an experimental approach using drawing, sculpture, video and sound, Kim creates sculptural...

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A Fashionable Mind: Photographs by Jonathan Becker

The SCAD Museum of Art presents “A Fashionable Mind: Photographs by Jonathan Becker.” Curated by André Leon Talley, this is Becker’s first solo exhibition in more than 30 years and his first museum retrospective. Featuring more than 60...

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The Making of Dakota Jackson

The SCAD Museum of Art presents "The Making of Dakota Jackson," the first major museum exhibition and retrospective of furniture designer Dakota Jackson. The exhibition explores the life and career of the visionary American designer and includes...

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Irons for the Ages, Flowers for the Day

The SCAD Museum of Art presents “Irons for the Ages, Flowers for the Day,” a large-scale installation by Beijing-based sculptor Li Hongbo. Hongbo primarily uses handmade paper to create visually compelling and malleable sculptures that challenge...

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SCAD + André 3000 Benjamin

The SCAD Museum of Art presents “i feel ya: SCAD + André 3000 Benjamin.” Making its SCAD Museum of Art debut, the exhibition explores fashion, film and painting through the eyes of three dynamic artists: multihyphenate performer André 3000...

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Imprint

The SCAD Museum of Art presents "Imprint," an exhibition by artist and SCAD alumna Naimar Ramírez (M.F.A. photography) that brings together existing and newly created works. With a deep interest in cultural anthropology and communication, Ramírez...

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Bloom

SCAD Museum of Art presents “Bloom,” a solo exhibition by Natasha Bowdoin, featuring a site-specific sculptural installation along with recent two-dimensional works. Bowdoin draws inspiration from two key elements: literature and nature. Growing...

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Orders of Chivalry

SCAD Museum of Art presents a solo exhibition of collage works and films by New York-based artist Rashaad Newsome. “Orders of Chivalry” showcases Newsome’s contemporary take on historic imagery. Through the borrowing and blending of elaborately...

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Llano

The SCAD Museum of Art presents "Llano," a video installation with sound by celebrated Danish artist Jesper Just. Set in Llano del Rio, the ruins of an early 20th-century commune in the desert outside Los Angeles, California, "Llano" is a...

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Group exhibition

SCAD Museum of Art presents “In Passing: American Landscape Photography,” a group exhibition profiling historic and contemporary photographs of the American landscape. With images dating from 1938 to the present, the exhibition includes...

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Dress Up Story — 1990 Until Now

SCAD Museum of Art presents "Dress Up Story — 1990 Until Now," an exhibition of iconic designs from the oeuvre of the doyenne of fashion, Dame Vivienne Westwood, curated by André Leon Talley. Westwood is the recipient of the 2015 André Leon...

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Floresco

The SCAD Museum of Art presents “Floresco,” a solo exhibition of work by sculptor John Bisbee, an artist who explores the elasticity and potential embodied in the humble nail, brilliantly transforming it into grand gestures that are both...

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data.tron/data.scan

The SCAD Museum of Art presents "data.tron/data.scan," an exhibition by acclaimed Japanese composer and visual artist Ryoji Ikeda, marking his first exhibition in the southeastern U.S. Ikeda’s practice explores the contemporary world of...

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Things Are Not What They First Appear

The SCAD Museum of Art presents "Things Are Not What They First Appear," a solo exhibition of work by artist Xu Bing. Considered one of the most important contemporary artists of his generation, Xu Bing is the SCAD deFINE ART 2015 honoree. Xu...

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Structural-Response II

The SCAD Museum of Art presents "Structural-Response II," a monumental installation of new sculpture and painting by Serge Alain Nitegeka created specifically for the museum's Pamela Elaine Poetter Gallery during deFINE Art 2015. Conceived as a...

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