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Current Exhibitions

⁠Jennifer Steinkamp (U.S.A., b.1958), Still-Life 1, 2016. Video installation. Courtesy the artist and Lehmann Maupin, New York, Hong Kong, and Seoul. L.20.1.2019
Temporary Exhibition

February 26, 2020–July 27, 2020

Jennifer Steinkamp employs video and new media to create immersive and often interactive works of art. In Still-Life 1, she draws upon the...

Explore the "Melancholy Museum" exhibition through this special presentation.

When Jane and Leland Stanford experienced the immense pain of losing their only son, Leland Jr., just before his 16th birthday, they were compelled to enshrine his memory in a meaningful way.

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OY/YO

Now on view

Say hello to OY/YO, the Cantor's newly-acquired sculpture by artist Deborah Kass.

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OY/YO by Deborah Kass is now on display at the Cantor.