An active collecting museum, WCMA teaches with art by supporting teaching and learning across fields of study from art to history and from math to science. Galleries, exhibitions, and programs are free and open to the public.
WCMA's recent acquisition of James Van Der Zee's "Nude, Harlem," is the focal point for salon-style conversations about the body in art, culture, and ... MORE
A conversation with mixed media artist Titus Kaphar about underrepresented histories in art and museums.
As part of Claiming Williams Day—when th... MORE
Raise a glass to our spring exhibitions: "Seeds of Divinity," "Rawr!," "Sam Gilliam In Dialogue," and "Object Lab."
Professor of Philosophy Joseph Cruz and Curator Kevin Murphy contemplate humans’ philosophical, cognitive, and artistic relationship to animals.
Jazz improvisations respond to Sam Gilliam’s work.
“Before painting, there was jazz” said Sam Gilliam, who has spoke at length about the impa... MORE
Professor Antonia Foias and students discuss the meaning of the axis mundi—the center of the universe—and its significance to “The Seeds of Divi... MORE
Performances and discussion explore dance as a site of inquiry and medium of learning.
Artist Maren Hassinger choreographs an installation of her r... MORE