visual arts

Pacific Links: Currents of Material Connections

Ongoing every weekday (M-F) from June 5, 2017 through May 17, 2018.  8:30 AM.
Stanford Archaeology Center, Bldg. 500, 488 Escondido Mall, Stanford, CA


In Dialogue: African Arts--ongoing

Ongoing every day from September 15, 2017 through December 31, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


The Matter of Photography in the Americas

Ongoing every day from February 7, 2018 through April 30, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Working Metal in 20th-Century Sculpture

Ongoing every day from January 31, 2018 through April 30, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Betray the Secret: Humanity in the Age of "Frankenstein"

Ongoing every day from April 4, 2018 through August 5, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Framing in Time: Photographs from the Cantor Arts Center Reimagined

Ongoing every day from January 25, 2018 through May 28, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


The Dancing Sowei: Performing Beauty in Sierra Leone

Ongoing every day from March 21, 2018 through December 21, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Hidden Beneath Diebenkorn's "Window"

Ongoing every day from April 18, 2018 through August 12, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Gallery Talk: The Matter of Photography in the Americas

Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Pigott Family Gallery


Knock Before Entering: Undergraduate Honor's Thesis Exhibition

Ongoing every day from April 17, 2018 through May 6, 2018.  12:00 PM.
COULTER ART GALLERY


Public Tour: Cantor Highlights

Ongoing every week from March 21, 2018 through December 31, 2020.  1:00 PM.
Meet in the museum atrium


Public Tour: Auguste Rodin

Ongoing every week from April 11, 2018 through December 26, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Art Focus Lecture | The Art of Making Space Public

Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  4:15 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Liu Lecture: Steve Vassallo, Author of "The Way to Design"

Wednesday, April 25, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Building 550 (home of the ME Design Group & d.school), the Atrium


Gallery Talk: The Matter of Photography in the Americas

Thursday, April 26, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, Pigott Family Gallery


Public Tour: Cantor Highlights

Ongoing every week from March 22, 2018 through December 31, 2020.  1:00 PM.
Meet in the museum atrium


Betray the Secret: Gallery Talk Series

Thursday, April 26, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


Christensen Distinguished Lecture | Qiu Zhijie

Thursday, April 26, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Public Tour: Memorial Church

Ongoing from February 9, 2018 through December 30, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Meet at the church entrance in the Main Quad


Public Tour: Cantor Highlights

Ongoing every week from March 23, 2018 through December 31, 2020.  1:00 PM.
Meet in the museum atrium


24-Hour Film Screening: Nuno Ramos's 111 Vigília, Canto, Leitura

Friday, April 27, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


All-Arts Open House

Friday, April 27, 2018.  3:30 PM.
Roble Gym


Astronomical Society Stargazing Night

Friday, April 27, 2018.  09:00 PM.
Lake Lagunita, near Fire Pit


24-Hour Film Screening: Nuno Ramos's 111 Vigília, Canto, Leitura

Saturday, April 28, 2018.  12:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center Auditorium


Public Tour: Windhover

Ongoing every week from February 10, 2018 through December 28, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Meet at the Windhover entrance, located on Santa Teresa Street at Samuel Morris Way


Public Tour: Auguste Rodin

Ongoing every week from April 7, 2018 through December 29, 2018.  11:30 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Public Tour: Cantor Highlights

Ongoing every week from March 17, 2018 through December 31, 2020.  1:00 PM.
Meet in the museum atrium


Public Tour: Student Guide Cantor Highlights

Ongoing every week from April 14, 2018 through June 3, 2018.  3:00 PM.
Meet in the museum atrium


Public Tour: Student Guide Cantor Highlights

Ongoing every week from April 15, 2018 through June 3, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Meet in the museum atrium


Public Tour: Cantor Highlights

Ongoing every week from March 18, 2018 through December 31, 2020.  1:00 PM.
Meet in the museum atrium


Public Tour: Auguste Rodin

Ongoing every week from April 8, 2018 through December 30, 2018.  3:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


"Denial," History on Trial: My Day in Court with David Irving with Deborah Lipstadt

Monday, April 30, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Levinthal Hall


First Friday

Friday, May 4, 2018.  8:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


Akiko Hatekyama: Electroacoustic Music and Intermedia

Saturday, May 5, 2018.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll


Public Tour: Outdoor Sculpture Walk, Campus

Ongoing from April 8, 2018 through December 2, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Meet at the entrance to the Main Quad where The Oval meets Serra Street


The Baltic Way: History and Culture in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania 1918–2018

Ongoing every day from May 7, 2018 through August 18, 2018.
Munger Rotunda, Cecil H. Green Library (557 Escondido Mall, Stanford)


African Languages and Cultures Night

Tuesday, May 8, 2018.  5:45 PM.
Bechtel International Center


Timeless shapes: Views of land and sea on the Monterey Peninsula (PUBLIC)

Tuesday, May 8, 2018.  7:30 PM.
Hopkins Marine Station, Pacific Grove


Film Screening | A Quest for Meaning

Wednesday, May 9, 2018.  7:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium


Exhibit Opening: The Baltic Way: History and Culture in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania 1918–2018

Thursday, May 10, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Munger Rotunda, Cecil H. Green Library (557 Escondido Mall, Stanford)


Phantom of the Opera

Ongoing from May 10, 2018 through May 13, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Dinkelspiel Auditorium


Where here: 2018 Stanford MFA Thesis Exhibition

Ongoing every day from May 15, 2018 through June 17, 2018.  12:00 PM.
STANFORD ART GALLERY


ALL borders are open TONIGHT | Guillermo Galindo

Tuesday, May 15, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Betray the Secret: Gallery Talk Series

Wednesday, May 16, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


Opening Reception | Where here: 2018 Stanford MFA Thesis Exhibition

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  5:00 PM.
STANFORD ART GALLERY


Rupert Gethin: "On Death and Rebirth, and What Happens in Between: Two Buddhist Accounts of Why it Matters"

Thursday, May 17, 2018.  5:30 PM.
HARTLEY CONFERENCE CENTER, MITCHELL BUILDING


Frost Music & Arts Festival ft. Glass Animals

Saturday, May 19, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Stanford Stadium


Studio Lecture Series: Doug Hall

Tuesday, May 22, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


墨境 Ink Worlds: Contemporary Chinese Painting from the Collection of Akiko Yamazaki and Jerry Yang

Ongoing every day from May 23, 2018 through September 3, 2018.  11:00 AM.
Cantor Arts Center, just off Palm Drive, at Museum Way and Lomita Drive


Data Storytelling with Thematic Maps: The Design Genius of Charles Joseph Minard

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  3:30 PM.
The David Rumsey Map Center, Green Library, Bing Wing, 4th Floor


Oliver Freiberger: "Lines in Water? On Drawing Buddhism's Boundaries in Ancient India"

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  5:30 PM.
LEVINTHAL HALL, STANFORD HUMANITIES CENTER


The J. Sanford and Vinie Miller Distinguished Lecture Series: Artist Qin Feng

Thursday, May 24, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


Karen Bentley Pollick - NEW DATE!

Saturday, May 26, 2018.  7:30 PM.
CCRMA Stage, The Knoll


J. Fred Weintz and Rosemary Weintz Art Lecture Series | Carrie Lambert-Beatty

Tuesday, May 29, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building


Betray the Secret: Gallery Talk Series

Wednesday, May 30, 2018.  2:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


Traveling Exhibit: Masters of Our Own Homes: Estonia at 100

Ongoing every day from May 31, 2018 through June 6, 2018.
Stanford Shopping Center, Center Pavilion


Robert Daniel DeCaroli: "Snakes and the Rain: Nāga Imagery, Water Management, and Buddhist Rainmaking Rituals in Early South Asia"

Thursday, May 31, 2018.  5:30 PM.
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center


The 2018 AABS Conference at Stanford University: The 100th Anniversary of Baltic Independence

Ongoing every day from June 1, 2018 through June 3, 2018.  8:00 AM.
Stanford University


First Friday

Friday, June 1, 2018.  8:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


Exhibit Opening: Masters of Our Own Homes: Estonia at 100

Saturday, June 2, 2018.  4:00 PM.
Stanford Shopping Center, Center Pavilion


Film Screening: Ashes in the Snow (2018)

Sunday, June 3, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Cubberley Auditorium, Graduate School of Education (485 Lasuen Mall, Stanford)


The J. Sanford and Vinie Miller Distinguished Lecture Series: Artist Zheng Chongbin

Thursday, June 14, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


The J. Sanford and Vinie Miller Distinguished Lecture Series: Artist Li Huayi

Thursday, July 19, 2018.  6:00 PM.
Cantor Arts Center


2018 Contemplation by Design Summit: Oct 31 - Nov 8

Ongoing from October 31, 2018 through November 8, 2018. See details for exact dates and times.
Stanford University Campus


CBD 2018: Walking Meditation and Contemplation of Memorial Church Inscriptions

Tuesday, November 6, 2018.  12:00 PM.
Memorial Church