Exhibitions

SUAC presents original, rotating exhibits of objects from our cultural heritage collections, spanning disciplines, periods, and global cultures.

Scroll down to learn more about current & upcoming, virtual, and past exhibitions. 

Current & Upcoming Exhibitions

DateMonday, June 3, 2024. 9:00am - Tuesday, April 15, 2025. 5:00pm
Location
Stanford Archaeology Center
488 Escondido Mall, Building 500, Stanford, CA, 94305

De la Tierra has multiple meanings: from the earth, from the ground, from the homeland.

DateFriday, May 31, 2024. 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
Stanford Archaeology Center
488 Escondido Mall, Building 500, Stanford, CA, 94305

Join us to celebrate the opening of De la Tierra: Indigenous Ceramics from West Mexico Transcending Time and Space, the newest exhibition of the Stanford University…

Virtual Exhibitions

Past Exhibitions

Date
Tuesday, April 30, 2024. 9:00am - 5:00pm

Hands On!

Date
Tuesday, April 30, 2024. 9:00am - 5:00pm

The Melancholy Museum: Love, Death, and Mourning at Stanford is an exhibition currently on view at the Cantor Arts Center.

Date
Friday, May 27, 2022 - Tuesday, May 30, 2023. All day

This exhibit features cultural objects that entered Stanford University's collections from the modern states of Egypt, Ethiopia, the Sudan, and South Sudan.

Date
Friday, May 31, 2019. 3:30pm - Friday, March 13, 2020. 5:30pm

In Trading Faces: Aspects of a 20th-century Northwest Coast Collection, exploration of carvings, prints, paintings, and other items from Canada and Alaska reveals tension between category and…

Date
Thursday, June 7, 2018. 8:30am - Thursday, May 16, 2019. 5:30pm

The archaeology exhibit Our Dark Materials: Rediscovering an Egyptian Collection presents new examination of a forgotten collection.