Skip to main content
Stanford University


The Cantor is in the news! Catch up on recent media coverage about the Cantor and our exhibitions and programs.

Press Contact

For programs and tours associated with our exhibitions, please check our Programs page.

Email the Cantor Press Office
Image by Fusion Medical

Updates Related to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Changes to Stanford Art Museums programming will be provided here.
Please check back frequently.


June 14, 2021

Increasing Indoor Museum Capacity to 100% as of June 16, 2021

As pandemic conditions improve and the state’s color-coded tier system for reopening is slated to end, the Cantor is increasing indoor museum capacity to 100% and shifting from timed reservations to the more flexible all-day reservations as of June 16, 2021.

Visitors with an all-day reservation will be allowed to enter the museum anytime during open hours, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., on the date of their...

Arts & Culture: A Curator’s Top Picks

Cantor Arts Center’s Paper Chase highlights diverse works from a decade of collecting.

Read More

Wesaam Al-Badry (U.S.A., b. Iraq, 1984), Hermes #V, 2018. Archival pigment print. Gift of Pamela and David Hornik, 2019.3

Cantor Arts Center Recognized as 2021 Best Museum/Art Gallery Virtual Tour

When the pandemic forced the Cantor Arts Center to shut down in-person visits, the museum used new technology to put 3D renderings of its extensive art collection on its website, enabling viewers to virtually walk through much of the center's 130,000-square-foot campus.