Closeup photograph of sculpture by Chris Burden, with Rose Art Museum in background.
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Fall exhibitions on view through Dec 9
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Installation view of Chris Burden,  Light of Reason, 2014. Charles Mayer Photography.

Rose Art Museum

Current Exhibitions

Tuesday Smillie, Together (detail)
On View

Tuesday Smillie: To build another world

Building on a history of protest signage, Tuesday Smillie explores transgender-feminist politics and activism, questioning the address of language and the imprint of the past in a multimedia practice that includes watercolor, collage, and textile-based work.

September 7

Mark Dion, The Undisciplined Collector, 2015

Mark Dion: The Undisciplined Collector

Wood paneled and furnished with the trappings of a 1961 collector's den, The Undisciplined Collector evokes the year of the Rose Art Museum's founding and serves as an introduction to the rich history of collecting at Brandeis University.

September 12

Robert Motherwell, Elegy to the Spanish Republic, No. 58 (detail)
On View


An exhibition spanning seven decades of the museum’s permanent collection, curated by Henry and Lois Foster Director and Chief Curator Luis A. Croquer.

September 7

All Exhibitions

Selections from the Permanent Collection