Chris Burden's 'Light of Reason'
A new season of exhibitions at the Rose
Fall exhibitions now on view, including recently opened installations by Joe Bradley and Tony Lewis
Chris Burden, Light of Reason, 2014 (detail). Rose Art Special Fund and Russian Sale Gift. Charles Mayer Photography.

Rose Art Museum

Current Exhibitions

Mark Dion, The Undisciplined Collector, 2015
On View

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

Kevork Mourad, Immortal City
On View

Kevork Mourad: Immortal City

An exhibition of new paintings by Kevork Mourad (b. Syria 1970), an artist known for his performative collaborations with composers, dancers, and musicians, will feature work created in response to the war in Syria and the destruction of the artist’s beloved city of Aleppo.

September 8 - January 21

John Akomfrah, Auto Da Fé (still)
On View

Rose Video 11: John Akomfrah

The eleventh iteration of the museum’s Rose Video series will feature John Akomfrah’s "Auto Da Fé" (2016), a two-channel video that investigates historic migrations driven by religious persecution.

September 8 - January 21

Joe Bradley, Mother and Child (detail)
On View

Joe Bradley

This exhibition is the first large-scale museum exhibition in North America devoted to the work of celebrated New York-based artist Joe Bradley (b. 1975, Kittery, Maine).

October 15 - January 28

Tony Lewis
On View

Tony Lewis: Plunder

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.

October 15 - June 10

Philip Guston, Untitled, 1969
On View

Buckdancer's Choice: Joe Bradley Selects

In conjunction with Joe Bradley’s solo exhibition in the Foster Wing (October 15, 2017–January 28, 2018), the artist will select a group of works from the Rose collection for an innovative display that draws upon masterworks and lesser-known gems of the museum’s holdings.

September 8 - January 28

Carrie Moyer, Vieni Qui Bella, detail
On View

Body Talk

Tracing connections from early to recently acquired objects, this presentation is the first in a series to explore the origins and thematic through lines in the Rose Art Museum’s collection.

September 8 - January 28

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  • Mark Bradford, Barren, 2017. Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. Photo: Joshua White

    Mark Bradford's 'Tomorrow is Another Day' on view at the Venice Biennale

    Presented by the Rose Art Museum and The Baltimore Museum of Art

Selections from the Permanent Collection