Vik Muniz (Brazilian, b. 1961); Memory Rendering, 3-D Screening (from "The Best of Life"), 1989-2000; gelatin silver print. Copy Right Holder: Vik Muniz/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Wachenheim Family Fund. (M.2007.23.D) x1200

Current Exhibitions

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August 28, 2015 - Ongoing

Sol LeWitt: On the Wall

Since 2001 Sol LeWitt’s Wall Drawing #959 has been a central part of the Williams College Museum of Art visitor experience. This fall, #959 will be removed and replaced with a new LeWitt wall drawing.
To document your experience of this work in its final months, guest artist Mark Parsons is creating a new site-specific intervention that invites the public to consider the temporality of the wall drawing. For this project, Mark is collecting selfies of museum visitors taken in front of the LeWitt.



June 27, 2015 - October 18, 2015

Whistler: Close-Up

Study James McNeil Whistler’s gossamer brushwork and delicate use of line, with which he created some of the most beautiful—and most controversial­­—artwork of the nineteenth century.



May 30, 2015 - December 13, 2015

Imagining the Trojan War

For the ancient Greeks, the Iliad was both entertainment and a record of their past. The exhibition traces Homer’s epic poem across history through ancient and modern works of art.



January 31, 2015 - October 4, 2015

Three Centuries of American Art

Familiar favorites along with artwork new to WCMA’s collection provide a panoply of American creativity. Edward Hopper’s Morning in a City, back on view after its international tour, joins a colorful geometric gouache painting by Stuart Davis.