Drop-in Public Tours
Thematic tours of special exhibitions and permanent collections led by a student guide on Saturdays at 2 PM (no tours on March 23 and March 30) and are free and open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis. For a full schedule of tours, please visit www.theDavis.org.
This program is generously supported by the Elizabeth Bein Keto '48 Endowed Memorial Art Fund.
Sep 13–Nov 15Recent Acquisitions: New Photographs of Haley Morris-Cafiero and Habiba Nowrose
Two recent acquisitions of work by up-and-coming women photographers, Haley Morris-Cafiero and Habiba Nowrose, embrace the performative aspects of portraiture to confront societal expectations around body image and identity.Event Date:Friday, September 13, 2019 (All day) to Friday, November 15, 2019 (All day)
Sep 1–Aug 31Windows Invitational
Alexandria Smith: Seed to Harvest is the third commission in the Windows Invitational, a series where artists transform the dramatic floor-to-ceiling lobby windows of the Davis Museum’s Rafael Moneo building and courtyard plaza.Event Date:Sunday, September 1, 2019 (All day) to Monday, August 31, 2020 (All day)
Dec 3–Dec 15, 11 AM–5 PM
Nov 5, 4 PMGallery Talk: Amanda Gilvin: Fatimah Tuggar
Join Amanda Gilvin, Sonja Novak Koerner '51 Senior Curator and Assistant Director of Curatorial Affairs, in a disucssion of Home’s Horizons, a major solo exhibition that investigates history, technology, and the home.Event Date:Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 4:00pm
Oct 9, Nov 13, Dec 11Stroller Tours
Spend an art-filled morning at the Davis strolling the galleries during this free guided tour. Designed for art lovers and their little ones. Join us for a different theme on the second Wednesday of each month from 10:15-11 a.m.Event Date:Wednesday, October 9, 2019 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, November 13, 2019 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, December 11, 2019 (All day)
Sep 13–Dec 15Fatimah Tuggar: Home’s Horizons
Featuring sculpture, photomontage, video, and augmented reality, this exhibition highlights multimedia artist Fatimah Tuggar’s interrogation of the systems underlying human interactions with both high-tech gadgets and handmade crafts.Event Date:Friday, September 13, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, December 15, 2019 (All day)