PALM SPRINGS ART MUSEUM
UNSETTLED | Art on the New Frontier
October 27, 2018 – April 30, 2019 | Annenberg Wing and Clayes III Wing
This sweeping presentation of contemporary art by more than 75 artists living or working in the Greater West. This provocative exhibition looks to the future while also honoring the past and those who created cultures and places millennia before it was declared 'unsettled'.
FAVORITE THINGS | Glass from the Collection of Arlene and Harold Schnitzer
November 17, 2018 – March 31, 2019 | Kaplan-Ostergaard Wing
Well known for their distinctive collections of painting and sculpture by Northwest artists, Chinese funerary arts, Native American arts, and American silver, Arlene and her late husband, Harold, also assembled an astute and personal glass collection. This exhibition is the first public showing in California of selections from this collection.
TODD GRAY | Pluralities of being
December 15, 2018 – April 7, 2019 | Marks and Jorgensen Galleries
Using pictures made when he was Michael Jackson's personal photographer in the 1980s, along with those of verdant African flora, local friends, and galactic imagery, Todd Gray's wall collages portray the multiplicity of experience and memory across space and time - and reveal an intimate yet collective post-colonial, transatlantic memory.
LINES IN THE SAND
September 8, 2018 – August 11, 2019
Drawn from the permanent collection, this exhibition highlights the museum’s founding collections of historical Indigenous art, depictions of the California desert, and contemporary art inspired by the physical and cultural environment of the state.
LUIS GONZÁLES PALMA | Photography from the Permanent Collection
November 1, 2018 – February 27, 2019 | Chase Wing, Chase Ramp
Guatemalan artist Luis González Palma is known for his stunning photographs of the Indigenous peoples of his country. Crafted in traditional photographic processes, his portraits appear as though they were made decades ago, but his subjects are of the present.