January 18 - January 29, 2017
Intrude, one of the most highly acclaimed major public art installations in the world is coming to the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art in January 2017. The spectacle-sized work consists of five giant illuminated rabbits - the largest of which is over 23 feet tall. This imaginative and joyful piece was created by Australian artist Amanda Parer in 2014 and has since been seen on four continents, in over 50 cities by over a million people!
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.
December 10, 2016 – March 26, 2017
This exhibition is a result of artwork created by art therapy participants and students who learned about building connections and enhancing self-expression through art therapy groups.
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.
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.