Current Exhibitions

Black and white photograph of a cut out in the floor with a man stepping over

Gordon Matta-Clark: Anarchitect

Foster Gallery

September 21, 2019 - January 5, 2020

Best known for his monumental cuts, holes, apertures, and excisions to the facades of derelict homes and historic buildings in New York, New Jersey, Chicago, and abroad, Gordon Matta-Clark’s work conveys a potent critique of architecture's role in relation to the capitalist system.

Gordon Matta-Clark, Bronx Floor: Threshole, 1972. © The Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Courtesy The Estate of Gordon Matta-Clark and David Zwirner .

Artist Caroline Woolard

INDEX: The Meeting

Lee Gallery

September 21, 2019 - March 8, 2020

Think of the last meeting you were in. What did it feel like? Caroline Woolard draws upon the formal and spatial languages of conflict mediation to transform the Lee Gallery into a platform for self-initiated and facilitated group discussions.

Caroline Woolard, The Meeting Game, single-channel video, 2019.

Zilia Sánchez, Las troyanas [The Trojans], 1987-1997

Into Form: Selections from the Rose Collection, 1957-2018

Gerald S. and Sandra Fineberg Gallery and Lower Rose

June 20, 2019 - January 5, 2020

Rarely seen works and recent additions to the museum's permanent collection.

Zilia Sánchez, Las troyanas [The Trojans], 1987-1997. Acrylic on canvas. Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University, Mortimer and Sara Hayes Acquisition Fund, Rose Purchase Fund, and Rose Special Fund, 2018.12. Copyright Zilia Sánchez. Courtesy Galerie Lelong & Co., New York..

Mark Dion, The Undisciplined Collector, 2015

Mark Dion: The Undisciplined Collector

Permanent Installation

September 12, 2015 - January 5, 2020

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.