current exhibitions

Young Artists at the Figge

February 22, 2014 - May 25, 2014

Elementary art students from seven school districts are represented in the 2014 Young Artists exhibition. Through this museum-school partnership, more than 500 area students have the opportunity to display their artwork at the Figge, and one student from each participating school will be...

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Landscape: Ingalena Klenell and Beth Lipman

February 15, 2014 - June 15, 2014

On loan to the Figge from the Museum of Glass in Tacoma, Washington, Landscape is a floor-to-ceiling curtain of sculpted and fused clear glass, originally the centerpiece of a three-part installation entitled Glimmering Gone.

The exhibition is a collaboration betw...

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Katja Loher: Videoplanet — Orchestra

January 25, 2014 - May 4, 2014

Swiss video artist Katja Loher combines performance art, music and dance to create dynamic installations that question the balance between humans, nature and technology. Instead of using the conventional monitor or wall projection, she projects her videos onto the surfaces of shiny orbs hanging i...

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Kids Design Glass

January 18, 2014 - May 4, 2014

Kids Design Glass began as an education program at the Museum of Glass in Tacoma, Washington. Master glass artists from the museum’s Hot Shop selected drawings of mythical monsters by children in local schools and, with the children’s help, transformed the drawings into glass...

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Corn Zone

January 10, 2014 - June 8, 2014

This installation of Corn Zone is dedicated in loving memory to our friend Thomas A. Gildehaus, 1940-2014

Corn Zone
is back at the Figge this summer. Stop in and experience this popular installation!

With fragile glass corn suspended from the museum...

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Figge Art Museum Photography Policy
Visitors are permitted to take still photographs of the building, galleries and artwork with cameras or smart phones for personal, non-commercial use. However, no photography of any kind is permitted in special exhibitions or wherever signs prohibiting photography are posted. The use of flash photography or supplemental lighting is not permitted in the Museum at any time. Remember to respect the privacy of other museum visitors and staff when taking photographs.

Media
Access to the media is by appointment only; contact
Natalie Dunlop, marketing coordinator, for more information.