Red Grooms:
Traveling Correspondent

October 15, 2016 - January 8, 2017

Grooms’s treatment of New York City and Tennessee provides the focus for Red Grooms: Traveling Correspondent. The distinct bodies of work reflect time spent in these radically different environments, specifically those that most define him as a person and an artist.



Rotunda Projects:
Nnenna Okore

November 16, 2016 - April 2, 2017

Nnenna Okore (b.1975) is the second artist selected for the Rotunda Projects series. Working with burlap, she fashions abstract objects inspired by textures, colors, and landscapes from her immediate environment.



Carroll Cloar Gallery

On view beginning September 24, 2016

In honor of Carroll Cloar and to commemorate the museum’s hundredth anniversary, the Brooks Museum created a gallery dedicated to his art.

Create. Imagine. Explore

June 29, 2016 – December 4, 2016

This sculpture exhibition drawing from the museum’s permanent collection is all about creativity, communication, connections, and curiosity.

Cats and Quotes

January 15, 2015 – December 30, 2016

This exhibition features felines from a variety of periods, offering a wonderful chance to see how different artists have depicted cats and their varied relationships with human beings over time.