Past Exhibitions

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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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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Untitled (Clockwise)

The SCAD Museum of Art presents a new site-specific installation by acclaimed artist Michael Lin. Known for his large-scale painting interventions based on vibrantly patterned Taiwanese textiles, Lin’s practice has been hailed as a new approach...

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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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His Legendary World of Style

The SCAD Museum of Art presents "Oscar de la Renta: His Legendary World of Style," the first posthumous tribute to the world-renowned and beloved fashion icon and his work.This momentous exhibition features 70 garments, many designed exclusively...

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So-Called

The SCAD Museum of Art presents a solo exhibition of existing and new work by artist Nari Ward. Ward’s practice plays with the ambiguity and symbolism of objects sourced in his immediate surroundings. These objects are often repurposed into...

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CO-OPERATION WOULD BE HIGHLY APPRECIATED

The SCAD Museum of Art presents "CO-OPERATION WOULD BE HIGHLY APPRECIATED," the first U.S. exhibition by Turkish duo :mentalKLINIK. As its name suggests, the practice of :mentalKLINIK steers away from the regular, the normal, the sane and the...

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The Maps of Infinitude

Known for his complex, monumental and kaleidoscopic mandala paintings, SCAD alumnus Caomin Xie (M.F.A., painting, 2001) ponders the magnitude and ethereal beauty of...

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Aida Muluneh, "The 99 Series," C-print, 2013.

Heaven, Purgatory and Hell Revisited by Contemporary African Artists

SCAD presents the U.S. premiere of "The Divine Comedy: Heaven, Purgatory and Hell Revisited by Contemporary African Artists." Curated by the internationally acclaimed Simon Njami, this monumental exhibition explores the thematic sequences of...

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Megan Clark, "Stingray Feather Necklace," hand fabricated using sterling, 18-karat yellow gold, yellow sapphires, stingray leather and patina

Jewelry by SCAD alumni glitters in 'Metalling' exhibition

The SCAD Museum of Art presents "Metalling: Selected Jewelry by SCAD Alumni," an exhibition of necklaces, bracelets and earrings drawn from a select group of alumni from the distinguished SCAD...

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