Emerging National VII

February 1 - May 5, 2019 The Museum of Arts and Sciences presents its 7th annual Emerging Artists exhibition, showcasing rising stars from across the United States. Eight contemporary professional artists, representing some of the nation’s finest undergraduate and graduate art programs, will display works ranging from large-scale abstract paintings...

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Spirits by Deborah Masters

1 January 18 - April 14, 2019 Deborah Masters’ Spirits, whose heads measure up to five feet in height, are clothed in white, robe-like garments, and wear talismans signifying their identities. Suspended from the ceiling by chains, they stare out at us impassively, silently dwelling in their own consciousness. The...

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32nd Annual Festival of Trees

November 8, 2018 – January 15, 2019 This annual exhibit of stunning holiday trees, decorated by regional designers and artists, will be open to the public starting November 8th and will run through January 15, 2019. Featuring nearly 50 unique designs, the Festival of Trees exhibition will be open during...

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Latitude 37: Landscapes by Stephen Estrada

1 August 31 through January 6, 2019 Stephen Estrada's Latitude 37 Series explores exact points along the 37th parallel from Half Moon Bay, California, to the midpoint in Kansas, to coastal Virginia. These luminous oil landscape paintings range from turbulent seascapes with dramatic clouds to tranquil views of verdant marshland....

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The World of Giant Insects

May 26, 2018, through September 2, 2018 The World of Giant Insects is back and better than ever! Crawl into the Museum of Arts & Sciences to experience a world where larger-than-life insects tower over people at 40 to 120 times their standard size. The World of Giant Insects has...

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Chemigrams by Nolan Preece

1 April 27 through August 19, 2018 Using a process of cameraless photography, Nevada-based Artist Nolan Preece explores environmental themes in his contemporary landscapes. From spatially ambiguous atmospheres and intensely patterned grids to visionary biologies and impacted archeology, signs of human intervention in the landscape are combined with abstract chemical...

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2018 Emerging Artists

1 February 2 through May 6, 2018 The Museum of Arts and Sciences presents its 6th annual Emerging Artists exhibition, showcasing rising stars from the Southeastern United States. Seven contemporary professional artists, representing some of the nation’s finest undergraduate and graduate art programs, will display works ranging from large-scale abstract...

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Vanished In Plain Sight

January 5 Through February 18, 2018The Museum of Arts and Sciences is proud to host an exhibition on the photography of Curtis Hertwig. This exhibition highlights places that have, or are on their way to, vanishing in plain sight. Each photo shows you the contrast of what was and what...

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Victoria Lowe – Atmospheric Paintings

January 5 Through April 15, 2018Abstract painting can appear in many forms – as a visual phenomenon, perceptual conundrum, or personal testament. Victoria Lowe’s paintings encompass all of these modes and go further to become deeply immersive experiences. Expansive fields of sprayed color deliver us into an indeterminate space that...

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Slow Art – Works from the Museum’s Permanent Collection

Through December 24, 2017This “highlights” exhibit supports the Slow Art movement, a national initiative to encourage museum visitors to slow down and spend more time looking at works of art. According to one study published in the journal “Empirical Studies of the Arts,” museumgoers spend an average of just 17...

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