Past Exhibitions
For details on past exhibitions, please click on exhibition title or season below.

Summer 2017
MAY 20 to AUGUST 27, 2017

NANCY YOUDELMAN: Fashioning a Feminist Vision 1974 to 2017

Winter/Spring 2017
JANUARY 20 to APRIL 30, 2017

The MAW Collection of Contemporary Mexican Art

Fall 2016
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016 to APRIL 30, 2017

Hung Liu:  Scales of History
Mississippi Freedom Summer, 1964
Art of the Word 2
Head to Toe:  Wearable Art

Fall 2016
SEPTEMBER 23, 2016 to JANUARY 8, 2017 

The Making of a Mural (Francisco Letelier)
The Student Mural Project & A Tribute to Francisco Vargas

Summer 2016
MAY 20 to AUGUST 28 (except as noted)

Fiber Art Master Works 
Rendering Homage: Portraits of a Patron 
Bob Stocksdale & Kay Sekimachi: Collection of Forrest Merrill 
Imaginary Worlds (opened September 25, 2015)
Mexican Folk Art

Winter/Spring 2016
JANUARY 22 to MAY 1, 2016 

Frida Kahlo: Through the Lens of Nickolas Muray
Anne Scheid: Body/Land III
Sonia Romero: Printmaker
Richard G. Freitas: Promise Land
RAD Fresno State Women


Fall 2015
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015 TO JANUARY 3, 2016 

Margaret Lazzari, Council of 100 Distinguished Woman Art for 2015 
Hanna S. Barsam Photography Invitational:  Urban California
Ron Wigginton with Morris Graves: from The Lake 
Bob Nugent:  Insetos 

Summer 2015
MAY 15 TO AUGUST 30, 2015 (except as noted)

GRAPHIC KNOWLEDGE: Six Decades of Printmaking:  Karl Albert Kasten (1916-2010)
Bob Kolbrener: In Real Time, Celebrating 50 Years in Photography 
Leo Politi:  Moy Moy (January 23 to August 30, 2015)
The Abstract Spirit: Etchings from the Permanent Collection (January 23 to August 30, 2015)
Seiji Kunishima:  From the Permanent Collection

Winter/Spring 2015
JANUARY 23 TO APRIL 26, 2015 

1915-2015: Tradition, Legacy, Culture:  Commemorating the 100th Year Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide
Matt Black:  From Clouds to Dust

The Abstract Spirit: Etchings from the Permanent Collection

Fall 2014
SEPTEMBER 26, 2014 TO JANUARY 4, 2015 

Mildred Howard: Collective Memory
The AIDS Memorial Quilt:  The NAMES Project Foundation 
Gallery 25:  40th Year Anniversary
Platinum:  Photography of Tom Millea

Summer 2014 
MAY 15 TO AUGUST 24, 2014 

Norman Rockwell:  Lithographs from the Permanenet Collection
Ethan Russell:  Best Seat in the House
Rock On... Photography of Tom Gundelfinger O'Neal and Jason DeBord
Wilderness:  Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act 
Annette Corcoran:  Fantasticl Form 
(through January 4, 2015)

Winter/Spring 2014
JANUARY 24 TO APRIL 27, 2014

Traditions of the West:  Honoring 100 Years of the Clovis Rodeo
Joseph DeLappe:  Social Tactics
Art of the Word (through January 4, 2015) 

Fall 2013
SEPTEMBER 27, 2013 TO JANUARY 5, 2014 

C. Normart:  50 Years of Downtown
#Downtown Visions
Ann Page:  Selected Experiments (1971 to 2012)
The Extraordinary Familiar:  Beth Van Hoesen and Mark Adams
Ansel Adams:  Mountain, Coast & Desert (through August 24, 2014) 

Summer 2013

Emmy Lou Packard:  Diego, Frida & Me (through January 5, 2014)
Sonya Rapoport's ImPOSSIBLE CONVERSATIONS? (through January 5, 2014)
Addicott Collection
David Ligare:  River/Mountain/Sea
Pose, Gestrure, Image:  IDENTITY
Classical Impulse 
Trashique 2013

Winter/Spring 2013
JANUARY 24 TO APRIL 28, 2013

Eclectic:  A Section of Women Artists of Central California 
Ends of Utopia

Fall 2012
SEPTEMBER 28, 2012 TO JANUARY 6, 2013

Soul Calling:  A photographic Journey through the Hmong Diaspora 
Threads of Life:  The Art of Houa Vang
In the Garden of Delight:  Adornments by Arline Fisch
Stickwork:  The Environmental Art of Patrick Dougherty
Ansel Adams' Born Free and Equal:  Photographs from the Manzanar Relocation Camp, 1943-1944

Summer 2012

Renzi:  Art, Life, Legacy
Fig Tree Gallery 50th Anniversary Exhibition
Esmeralda & Nye:  Photography by Bruce Haley
Hardy Hanson:  1935 to 2012
Ynez Johnston: From the Museum's Permanent Collection

Winter/Spring 2012
JANUARY 19, 2012 TO MAY 6, 2012 

Sikhs:  Legacy of the Punjab
Nights in the Square:  Revolution in Egypt
Edges:  From the California Contemporary Art Collective
Ad Infinitum: The Sculpture of Raphael X. Reichert
Visual Metaphors: The Photography of Richard Garrod

Fall 2011
AUGUST 28, 2011 TO JANUARY 6, 2012 

Geography of Memory:  Land, Nature and Spirit in the works of Amalia Mesa-Bains, 1991-2011
Baron Bixler:  A New Pastoral:  Views of the San Joaquin Valley
Icons from the Collection of A. Stefanopoulos
Micha Langer's Lost Lake and Beyond:  Photo Impressions

Summer 2011
MAY 20 TO JULY 31, 2011

Berkeley Abstract Expressionism, 1955 to 1965
Beauty of Nature:  Meditations on Line, Shape and Form
Copper & Bronze:  Elemental Forms