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Gallery Shift
Temporary Exhibition

Gallery Shift

January 7, 2019–February 22, 2019

Freidenrich Family Gallery and Pigott Family Gallery


Roger Shimomura (U.S.A., b. 1939), Lush Life #2, 2008. Acrylic on canvas. Gift of Marilynn and Carl Thoma, 2010.97

The Freidenrich Family Gallery is closed to prepare for the installation of Josiah McElheny’s Island Universe.

Beginning February 23 contemporary art in the Cantor’s collection, like Roger Shinomura’s Lush Life #2, can be seen in the Pigott Family Gallery’s exhibition The Medium Is the Message: Art since 1950.

Museum Hours

The Stanford art museums will open to the campus community on April 16 and to the public on April 21 at 25% capacity.
Free timed tickets are required and will be available soon.

In the meantime, we invite you to explore Museums From Home to enjoy Stanford art museums from home.

Museums From Home: Watch, read, listen and explore Stanford art museums from home.

Map and Directions

The Cantor Arts Center is located at the intersection of Museum Way and Lomita Drive in the heart of the arts district on the Stanford campus. The Cantor faces the Bing Concert Hall across Palm Drive, northwest of The Oval and the Main Quad.

328 Lomita Drive at Museum Way
Stanford, CA 94305-5060

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Parking is limited. Stanford has a new contactless web/app system to pay for parking. Prior to your visit, we recommend you visit the Stanford Transportation website to learn more about the new visitor parking process.

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