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Upcoming Exhibitions

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October 2016

States of Mind: Picasso Lithographs 1945–1960
October 14, 2016 - February 13, 2017

States of Mind traces the evolution of the Picasso's lithographic compositions from the 1940s and 1950s through multiple states, subtle adjustments and radical revisions. 

Current Exhibitions

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April 2016

Drawing, Dreaming and Desire: Works on Paper by Sam Francis
April 8, 2016 - July 25, 2016

The Museum presents an exhibition that that features rare drawings of erotica and the female nude by Sam Francis.


March 2016

Duchamp to Pop
March 4, 2016 - August 29, 2016

The Museum presents an exhibition that examines Marcel Duchamp’s potent influence on Pop Art. 

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January 2016

Norton Simon Museum Announces 2016 Exhibition Schedule
January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016

The Norton Simon Museum announces its exhibition schedule for 2016.

News & Events

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June 2016

Garden Party
June 25, 2016

The Museum presents its third annual Garden Party.


April 2016

Spring Exhibitions and Events Schedule
April 1, 2016 - June 30, 2016

See what's happening this season at the Norton Simon.