Current Exhibitions

Jennifer Packer, An Exercise in Tenderness (detail)

Jennifer Packer: Tenderheaded

Gerald S. and Sandra Fineberg Gallery

March 2 - July 8, 2018

Based in observation, improvisation, and memory, this selection of recent work by Jennifer Packer (b. 1984) presents paintings of funerary bouquets and intimate portraits.

Jennifer Packer, An Exercise in Tenderness, 2017 (detail). Courtesy of the artist and Corvi-Mora, London.

Blueprint for Counter Education

Blueprint for Counter Education

Mildred S. Lee Gallery

March 2 - July 8, 2018

Inaugurated during the volatile and transformative late 1960s, the unconventional publication Blueprint for Counter Education introduced the tools for a radical pedagogical model.

Blueprint for Counter Education. Image courtesy of Inventory Press.

Zhang Huan photograph

Praying for Time

Lower Rose and Foster Galleries

March 2 - July 8, 2018

'Praying for Time' draws from the Rose Art Museum’s permanent collection to reflect the diversity of voices and concerns in art produced during the pivotal period from 1980 through the early 2000s.

Zhang Huan, 1/2, 1998. Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University; Hays Purchase Fund. Courtesy the artist.

Tony Lewis

Tony Lewis: Plunder

Foster Mural

October 15, 2017 - December 2, 2018

As part of his Perlmutter residency, Chicago-based artist Tony Lewis (b. 1986) has created a site-specific project that grows out of his ongoing investigations of the relationships between drawing, abstraction, and language.

Tony Lewis, Plunder, 2017 (installation view). Charles Mayer Photography.

Mark Dion, The Undisciplined Collector, 2015

Mark Dion: The Undisciplined Collector

Permanent Installation

September 12, 2015 - July 8, 2018

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.

Mark Dion, The Undisciplined Collector, 2015. Rose Art Museum Special Fund. Photo by Charles Mayer.