Special Presentation

Artists Looking at Art: Juan Escobedo

April 10, 2024 - July 28, 2024

The McNay’s Artists Looking at Art (ALA) series celebrates the vitality of the San Antonio contemporary art community with an installation by Juan Escobedo.

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Eye of a Collector: The John M. Parker Jr. Bequest

April 4, 2024 - July 7, 2024

The second installment of exhibitions that highlight the John M. Parker Jr. bequest, this exhibition features work by artists on whom he focused during his five decades as a dedicated collector.

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Collection Installation

A Particular Beauty: 19th-Century French Art at the McNay

March 13, 2024 - June 16, 2024

A Particular Beauty: 19th-Century French Art at the McNay , reflects upon whom the nineteenth-century European art historical canon has traditionally represented and served.

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Special Presentation

the Studio

February 17, 2024 - July 14, 2024

the Studio is a multiuse, interactive space where visitors can relax, recharge, and engage with a variety of artwork and activities while learning about the McNay collection. The next selected artist for the Studio is Verónica Castillo, who is part of a heartfelt generational lineage of ceramic artists from Izúcar de Matamoros, Puebla, México who collectively construct traditional Arbol de la Vida clay sculptures that document the legacies from one generation to the next.

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Special Presentation

de la Torre Brothers: Latin Exoskeleton

September 15, 2023 - September 15, 2024

Brothers Einar and Jamex de la Torre combine trompe l’oeil wallpaper with lenticular images, transforming the AT&T Lobby wall.

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Collection Installation

The Art of Color

July 1, 2023 - April 26, 2024

The Art of Color presents a cross section of works in the McNay's Collection based on color.

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Spotlight: San Antonio’s K-12 Artists Embrace vanessa german’s BLACK GIRL WITH SNAKES

May 20, 2023 - April 28, 2024

Since 2011, Spotlight has celebrated the remarkable achievements of student artists reflecting on one work in the McNay collection. This year, over a thousand students from 38 San Antonio area schools created works of art in various media in response to vanessa german’s, BLACK GIRL WITH SNAKES.

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