Exhibitions

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  • Drawn from the Everson’s collection, this exhibition features a range of works that address a basic human necessity: food and drink....

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    AbStranded brings together contemporary American artists who use fiber-based materials to investigate the complex lineage of abstraction....

  • GE Green Room

    Coordinated by ARISE, a non-profit agency based in Syracuse, UNIQUE celebrates the artistic talents of Central New Yorkers living with disabilities. The works included in this exhibition eloquently speak to the myriad thoughts, ideas, and feelings that all humans share, regardless of individual abil...

  • In 2002, while a resident at the Ohio State University’s Wexner Center for the Arts, filmmaker and photographer Cheryl Dunn documented Free Basin, a sculptural project created by the multidisciplinary art collective Simparch. Free Basin was a large elevated, kidney-shaped skate bowl that was fully a...

  • Mutual Affection marks the debut of the Victoria Schonfeld Collection at the Everson, fleshed out by additional works loaned by her family. Each object in this exhibition stands on its own merit, but also represents a node in Schonfeld’s vast network of reciprocal relationships....

  • After more than a year of COVID-19 isolation, the Everson Museum is grateful to shake off the blues by exhibiting life-affirming works from the permanent collection that are filled with joy, humor, and above all, color....

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  • This new, long-term exhibition presents highlights from the more than 300 ceramic objects that the Everson acquired as purchase prizes from its famed Ceramic National exhibitions, which are the bedrock of the American Studio Ceramics Movement....

  • Organized by Daniel Fuller for the Dodd Galleries at the University of Georgia, Dawn Williams Boyd: Woe features the Atlanta-based artist’s cloth paintings. ...

  • To celebrate the opening of the Everson’s new restaurant, which will be stocked with objects from the Rosenfield Collection, the Museum will present a unique hands-on exhibition that allows the public get up close and personal with the Rosenfield Collection. ...

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  • Who What When Where explores how images are interpreted through the subjective lens of identity, place, and time, and the impact of personal perspective, lived experience, and belief systems that each viewer brings to bear....

  • This exhibition explores the different ways in which teens sought out joy amidst the chaos of 2020...

  • Although known primarily for her lustrous ceramic vessels, legendary artist Beatrice Wood was a prolific drawer with a penchant for depicting sidelong glances and body language between couples (and thruples!)....

  • Jaleel Campbell: Homecoming, the artist’s first solo museum exhibition in his hometown of Syracuse, features digital illustrations alongside newly created video works, and a series of his “Jalethal” dolls....

  • Brooklyn-based artist Steffani Jemison examines how knowledge is constructed and legitimized through work that includes video, sculpture, installation, and sound....

  • Founded in 1923, the Scholastic Art Awards are the nation’s longest-running and most prestigious educational initiative supporting student achievement in the arts....

  • The Everson began collecting contemporary Japanese ceramics in earnest in the mid 1970s, an experimental period when artists were applying geometric forms and conceptual strategies to traditional materials and forms. The exhibition highlights this under-recognized generation of artists who are now credited with laying the groundwork for today’s contemporary ceramic movement in Japan....

  • Portal: The Window in American Photography On view through April 18, 2021 Empty openings or panes of glass in houses, vehicles, skyscrapers, or storefronts, windows are portals to and from other worlds. Drawn from the Everson’s collection, this exhibition examines the formal and symbolic potential of a simple aperture. Minor White, Windowsill Daydreaming, 1958, Gelatin silver print...

  • From Domestic to Divine: Andean Ceramics from the Permanent Collection On view through May 2, 2021The ancient Andean civilizations of South America were strikingly diverse in their religious beliefs and material cultures, but each developed complex ceramics for both domestic and ritual use. This exhibition features key pieces from the Museum’s collection, including several recent [...]...

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