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

Red Horse: Drawings of the Battle of the Little Bighorn
Through May 9
This exhibition presents 12 ledger drawings by Red Horse, a Minneconjou Lakota Sioux warrior who fought against Custer and the 7th Cavalry at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876. The exhibition brings together key collaborators from Stanford and its communities to explore these indigenous-centered illustrations from diverse perspectives. Read more. Learn more about programs, tours, and video.
Accompanying Exhibition: Contemporary Perspectives on the Battle of the Little Bighorn, through June 13. Read more.

Myth, Allegory, and Faith: The Kirk Edward Long Collection of Mannerist Prints
Through June 20
Selected from the Kirk Edward Long collection of 16th-century prints, this exhibition illuminates the development of the Mannerist style in Italy, traces its dissemination and adaptation for both secular and religious purposes, and follows its eventual transformation into the Baroque style at the end of the century. The exhibition features more than 180 engravings, etchings, woodcuts, and chiaroscuro woodcuts. Read more. Learn about programs, tours and catalogue.


Diebenkorn_newRichard Diebenkorn: The Sketchbooks Revealed
Through August 22
This unparalleled collection of 29 sketchbooks, never before on public view, contain 1,045 drawings that span 50 years and represent the range of styles and subjects that Diebenkorn (Stanford BA, ’49) explored. Read more. Learn more about publication and video. Review sketchbooks online.



Edward Hopper: New York Corner
Through August 22
This exhibition spotlights the Cantor’s acquisition of Hopper’s seminal 1913 painting. Other works from Cantor’s collection point to the artistic practice that preceded the painting, showcase work by Hopper’s contemporaries, and present the kinds of practice that followed. Read more. Learn about programs.

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