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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 Cantor is open to the public at 100% indoor capacity. Free, all-day reservations are required for all visitors, including members. Get yours here.

You can also explore Stanford art museums from the comfort of your home in Museums From Home.

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


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

How to Get Here


Parking is limited. Stanford has a new contactless process to pay for parking, using the ParkMobile app, website, or phone. Prior to your visit, we recommend you visit the Stanford Transportation website to learn more about the updated visitor parking process.

Parking Rates and Map
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