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Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University

500 Years of Italian Master Drawings from the Princeton University Art Museum
Through August 24
Nearly 100 dazzling and rarely seen drawings dating from the 15th through the 20th centuries are on view. The exhibition features superb drawings from Princeton’s distinguished collection by master draftsmen such as Michelangelo, Parmigianino, Giovanni Battista Tiepolo, Domenico Tiepolo, Jacopo Zucchi, Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Salvator Rosa, Giovanni Francesco Barbieri (Il Guercino), and Amedeo Modigliani. Read more about the exhibition, program, tours, and catalogue.



Promised Land: Jacob Lawrence at the Cantor. A Gift from the Kayden Family
Through August 3
This exhibition features an exceptional group of 56 works by the 20th-century American artist, Jacob Lawrence (1917-2000), and one by his spouse, Gwendolyn Knight (1913–2005), recently given to the Cantor Arts Center by Dr. Herbert J. Kayden and his family in memory of Dr. Gabrielle H. Reem. The gift illuminates Lawrence’s career through 11 drawings, six paintings, one illustrated book, and 39 prints, all dating between the years 1943 and 1998. Read more about the exhibition, tours, and catalogue.


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