The North Carolina Museum of Art

Past Exhibitions

Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed
October 12, 2013–February 2, 2014

Outsiders: Facing the Camera
July 21, 2013–January 26, 2014

Reveal: Portraits by Carrie Levy
July 21, 2013–January 26, 2014

Masterworks from the Chrysler Museum
April 9, 2013–January 26, 2014

Brian Ulrich: Copia—Retail, Thrift, and Dark Stores, 2001–2011
September 29, 2013–January 5, 2014

0 to 60: The Experience of Time through Contemporary Art
March 24, 2013–August 11, 2013

Dwelling: Interiors by Page H. Laughlin and Pamela Pecchio
February 10, 2013–July 28, 2013

Object of Devotion: Medieval English Alabaster Sculpture from the Victoria and Albert Museum
March 3, 2013–May 26, 2013

Edvard Munch: Symbolism in Print
September 23, 2012–February 10, 2013

Word Up: The Intersection of Text and Image
July 22, 2012–January 20, 2013

Still-Life Masterpieces: A Visual Feast from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
October 21, 2012–January 13, 2013

A Discerning Eye: Julian T. Baker Jr. Photography Collection
June 17, 2012–December 2, 2012

Rhythms of the Heart: The Illustration of Ashley Bryan
April 15, 2012–August 19, 2012

El Anatsui: When I Last Wrote to You about Africa
March 18, 2012–July 29, 2012

Reflections: Portraits by Beverly McIver
December 11, 2011–June 24, 2012

Presence/Absence
November 27, 2011–May 27, 2012

Rembrandt in America
October 30, 2011–January 22, 2012

Mirror Image: Women Portraying Women
June 5–November 27, 2011

Landscape Sublime: Contemporary Photography
June 5–November 13, 2011

30 Americans
March 19–September 4, 2011

Alter Ego: A Decade of Work by Anthony Goicolea
April 17–July 24, 2011

Bob Trotman: Inverted Utopias
November 7, 2010–March 27, 2011

American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell
November 7, 2010–January 30, 2011

Binh Danh: In the Eclipse of Angkor
November 7, 2010–January 30, 2011

Fins and Feathers: Original Children’s Book Illustrations from The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
November 7, 2010–January 30, 2011

Julie Mehretu: City Sitings
August 17–November 30, 2008

Far from Home
February 17–July 13, 2008

Landscapes from the Age of Impressionism
October 21, 2007–January 20, 2008

The BIG Picture
March 18–September 2, 2007

Temples and Tombs: Treasures of Egyptian Art from The British Museum
April 14–July 8, 2007

Contemporary North Carolina Photography from the Museum's Collection
First rotation: September 3–November 5, 2006
Second rotation: November 19, 2006–February 18, 2007

Revolution in Paint
September 17, 2006–February 11, 2007

Monet in Normandy
October 15, 2006–January 14, 2007

Common Ground: Discovering Community in 150 Years of Art
Selections from the Collection of Julia J. Norrell
May 7–July 16, 2006

Sordid and Sacred: The Beggars in Rembrandt's Etchings
Selections from the John Villarino Collection

March 5–May 28, 2006

The Potter's Eye: Art and Tradition in North Carolina Pottery
October 30, 2005–March 19, 2006

Crosscurrents: Art, Craft, and Design in North Carolina
September 25, 2005–January 8, 2006

On-line Exhibition: Winners of the In Focus Digital Photography Contest
Through December 31, 2005

Shadow Boxes: Collages of Experience and Memory
August 15–December 11, 2005

Fusion: Contemporary Glass Art from North Carolina Collections
May 8–August 7, 2005

In Focus: Contemporary Photography From The Allen G. Thomas Jr. Collection
April 3–July 17, 2005

Objects of Desire: The Museum Collects, 1994–2004
Ended March 2, 2005

Matisse, Picasso and the School of Paris: Masterpieces from The Baltimore Museum of Art
October 10, 2004–January 16, 2005

American Eden: Landscape Masterworks of the Hudson River School
From the Collection of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

June 6–August 29, 2004

Brushes With Life: Art, Artists and Mental Illness
Ended August 15, 2004

Defying Gravity: Contemporary Art and Flight
November 2, 2003–March 7, 2004

Augustus Saint-Gaudens: American Sculptor of the Gilded Age
February 23–May 11, 2003

Accent of Africa
April 6–August 10, 2003

In Memoriam: George Bireline (1923–2002)
December 18, 2002–August 3, 2003

Art in the Age of Rubens and Rembrandt
October 13, 2002–January 5, 2003

Selections from The Birds of America by John James Audubon
July 14–December 1, 2002

The Reverend McKendree Robbins Long: Picture Painter of the Apocalypse
April 7–August 25, 2002

Empire of the Sultans: Ottoman Art from the Khalili Collection
May 19–July 28, 2002

Toulouse-Lautrec: Master of the Moulin Rouge from the Collection of The Baltimore Museum of Art
November 11, 2001–February 17, 2002

Picasso, Braque, Leger: Paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Julian H. Robertson
June 10–September 9, 2001

Xu-Bing: Reading Landscape
April 29–August 5, 2001

Stanton Macdonald-Wright and Synchromism
March 4–July 1, 2001

Is Seeing Believing?
January 14– April 1, 2001

Ansel Adams
October 8, 2000–January 7, 2001

Rodin
April 16–August 13, 2000

Alphonse Mucha: The Spirit of Art Nouveau
January 31–March 28, 1999

Sinners and Saints, Darkness and Light
Caravaggio and His Dutch and Flemish Followers

September 27–December 13, 1998

Closing: The Life and Death of an American Factory
Photographs by Bill Bamberger

July 26–October 18, 1998