Sep 1–Aug 31Windows Invitational
This new invitational program at the Davis is designed to engage artists in transforming the dramatic expanse of floor-to-ceiling, ground-level windows that articulate the lobby of our signature Rafael Moneo building and its courtyard plaza.Event Date:Saturday, September 1, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, August 31, 2019 (All day)
Sep 20–Dec 16Christiane Baumgartner: Another Country
Christiane Baumgartner works at the intersection of old and new media to expand the traditions of printmaking. Her prints are about speed and transmission, human sight and its elusive capture, cultural memory and modes of representation.Event Date:Thursday, September 20, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, December 16, 2018 (All day)
Sep 20–Dec 16Jacob Lawrence: The Legend of John Brown
In a portfolio of 22 screen prints based on gouache paintings from 1941, Jacob Lawrence portrays the complexity of abolitionist John Brown’s life, from his fierce Christian piety to his militant devotion to the abolition of slavery.Event Date:Thursday, September 20, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, December 16, 2018 (All day)
Sep 20–Dec 16
Sep 20–Dec 16A Critical Eye: James Gillray and the Art of Satire
This exhibition draws from the Davis Museum’s collection of James Gillray prints, examining both the complexity of Gillray’s printmaking technique and the range and depth of his historical and cultural references.Event Date:Thursday, September 20, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, December 16, 2018 (All day)
Nov 15–Nov 18Rhinoceros
This touchstone of 20th-century theater combines the sublime with the ridiculous in its savage commentary on the human condition.Event Date:Repeats every week every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Sat Nov 17 2018.
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 7:00pmFriday, November 16, 2018 - 7:00pmSaturday, November 17, 2018 - 7:00pm
,Event Date:Repeats every week every Sunday and every Saturday until Sun Nov 18 2018.
Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 2:00pmSunday, November 18, 2018 - 2:00pm
Nov 15, 7 PM