​Is It Real? Staging Nature

April 22, 2021 - October 24, 2021

Is It Real? Staging Nature presents artworks from The Tobin Collection of Theatre Arts that highlight nature as depicted in stories from opera, ballet, and musical theatre.

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2021 Texas Biennial: A New Landscape, A Possible Horizon

September 1, 2021 - January 9, 2022

The McNay is proud to champion the voices of the gifted Texas artists participating in the 2021 Texas Biennial. As the first modern art museum in Texas, we are committed to engaging our state’s diverse community through the joy and discovery of modern and contemporary art. The artists in this year’s Biennial will help us do that better.

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Monet and Whistler in London

August 18, 2021 - January 23, 2022

Claude Monet’s masterpiece Charing Cross Bridge, brouillard travels from the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto to the McNay for this special exhibition.

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Beth Van Hoesen and Wayne Thiebaud: Friendship and Community

September 16, 2021 - January 23, 2022

Explore the work of fellow artists and close friends Beth Van Hoesen and Wayne Thiebaud.

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Lyle W. Williams: Artists Looking at Art

July 7, 2021 - January 23, 2022

Lyle W. Williams paints things that are close at hand and have personal meaning.

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The Art of SA Eats / Sabor a San Antonio

August 4, 2021 - January 23, 2022

In The Art of SA Eats, five San Antonio artists speak to the unique culinary vernacular of the city.

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Street Scene: Cities on Stage

November 18, 2021 - February 6, 2022

The exhibition shows how theatre designers create realistic stage settings that challenge and stretch our understanding of urban environments forged from steel, glass, bricks, and mortar.

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Letitia Huckaby: Koinonia

September 22, 2021 - March 6, 2022

Layers of history and community take form in the silhouettes.

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Spotlight at 10: K–12 Artists Embrace the McNay

September 16, 2021 - May 8, 2022

Since 2011, artworks by Leonardo Drew, Georgia O’Keeffe, and Diego Rivera from the McNay’s Collection have inspired San Antonio K–12 students.

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