Rotunda Projects: Yinka Shonibare MBE

May 7, 2016 - November 6, 2016

The inaugural exhibition for Rotunda Projects comprises four figures from Yinka Shonibare MBE’s series Rage of the Ballet Gods. The figures will be on view in the museum’s rotunda from May 7 to Nov. 6, 2016, as part of the museum’s year-long centennial celebration. 



Brooks Outside: RedBall Memphis

April 28, 2016 - May 7, 2016

As part of the Brooks Museum’s centennial, New York artist Kurt Perschke will bring his world-traveled RedBall Project to Memphis April 28 – May 7. During its performance run in Memphis this fun and provocative installation will be strategically placed in ten different sites in the city, personally selected by Perschke during his visit to Memphis in December 2015.



Early Learners Explore the Environment

April 28, 2016 – June 26, 2016

This unique exhibition showcases a five-week program of art making activities built specifically for early learners around various ecological themes.

Cats and Quotes

January 15, 2015 – July 10, 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.