Special Exhibitions at Joslyn

Joslyn Art Museum hosts a selection of temporary special exhibitions annually. These feature works from other museums, institutions, and private collections worldwide, or represent an aspect of Joslyn's own permanent collection. Special exhibitions are limited-time engagements and are most often are included in Joslyn's free general admission (exhibitions with an additional entrance fee are noted).



What's Pictured: "Bilingual" from Poems to Learn by Heart, 2013, watercolor, © Jon J Muth. See Zen Tales: The Art of Jon J Muth at Joslyn Art Museum, January 14–April 16, 2017.


Below are exhibitions currently on view or traveling:
1/14/2017 - 4/16/2017

Organized by National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature (Abilene, TX) and sponsored at Joslyn Art Museum by Fran and Rich Juro and Wiesman Development.


Left: "Karl and Koo drew several pictures together," from Zen Ties, 2008, watercolor and ink, © Jon Muth

See paintings by children’s book author-illustrator Jon J Muth, including works from the Caldecott Honor book, Zen Shorts; its sequel, Zen Ties; and illustrations from the folk tale Stone Soup and his Tolstoy-inspired The Three Questions. A Mind’s Eye Gallery exhibition.

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