This exhibition explores the ingenuity and innovation of postwar America. This period, known as America’s Golden Age, witnessed the explosion of Abstract Expressionism, Pop art, and Op art; the mass production of automobiles; and increased wealth...
February 14, 2019 to May 19, 2019
This exhibition traces the development of art focused on the inner world of the human mind, from Vincent van Gogh to Edvard Munch.
February 14, 2019 to May 5, 2019
This exhibition focuses solely on Chicana artists, many of whom have had to fight to make their voices heard.
January 17, 2019 to May 5, 2019
Auto Show, organized in connection with American Dreams: Classic Cars and Postwar Paintings, presents artworks whose primary subjects are cars and car culture.
January 9, 2019 to May 12, 2019
New Orleans native Anastasia Pelias presents a monumental sculpture immersed in a painted landscape.
November 30, 2018 to Spring 2019
South Texas–based artist and musician Cande Aguilar brings his distinctive barrioPOP style to the McNay this fall.
November 15, 2018 to March 17, 2019
For the first time, the Jeanne and Irving Mathews Collection of Art Glass is installed together in a gallery dedicated to the collection.
Orbit 8 is on view as part of A Sense of Place, an installation in the collection galleries that explores concepts of nature and beauty.
Sick of reality? Need a good laugh? Prescribe yourself a dose of humor and get immersed in the comical designs of Léon Bakst, Giorgio de Chirico, Susan Hilferty, Gregg Barnes, and many more!
November 8, 2018 to February 17, 2019
Best known for her experiential sculptures and public installations, 2005 MacArthur Foundation Fellow and Brooklyn-based artist Teresita Fernández presents Fire (United States of the Americas) 2 as the eighth wall installation in the McNay’s...
August 30, 2018 to August 18, 2019