Ashmolean Museum Loans Across North America

The Ashmolean Museum continually lends pieces of art to the US and Canada throughout the year.  Oxford alumni and friends are encouraged to visit all exhibitions.  Please continue to check this page for current lending information. 

Lending schedule:

The Cult of Beauty at the Clark Institution, Williamstown, MA
18 drawings and 2 oil paintings
Opening/Closing Dates: 27 January 2012 - 30 June 2012

Beauty and Belief at Brigham Young University, & Indianapolis Museum of Art, & Newark Museum of Art, & Portland Museum of Art
2 Islamic ceramic bowls
At Brigham Young University in UT -Opening/Closing Dates: 24 February 2012 - 29 September 2012
At Indianapolis Museum of Art in IN -Opening/Closing Dates: 2 November 2012 - 13 January 2013
At Newark Museum of Art in NJ -Opening/Closing Dates: 13 February 2013 -19 May 2013
At Portland Museum of Art in OR -
Opening/Closing Dates: 15 June 2013 - 8 September 2013

Byzantium and Islam at the MET, New York City, NY
Coins and ancient object
Opening/Closing Dates: 12 March 2012 - 8 July 2012

Before the Pyramids at the MET, New York City, NY
17 Egyptian artifacts 
Opening/Closing Dates: 4 April 2012 - 5 August 2012

Bernini Models made in Clay at the Met, New York City, NY & The Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX
Bernini (Self Portrait)
At the MET in New York, NY - Opening/Closing Dates: 2 October 2012 - 6 January 2013
At the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, TX - Opening/Closing Dates: 3 February 2013 - 14 April 2013

Benjamin West at the University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI
Oil on canvas 
Opening/Closing Dates: 22 September 2012 - 13 January 2013

The Place of Provenance at the Rubin Museum of Art, New York, NY
Opening/Closing Dates: 12 October 2012 - 25 March 2013

Federico Barocci at the St Louis Art Museum, St Louis, MO
2 drawings   
Opening/Closing Dates: 21 October 2012 - 20 January 2013

Florence at the Dawn of the Renaissance at the Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA & Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
Bernini (Self Portrait)
At the Getty Center in CA - Opening/Closing Dates: 13 November 2012 - 10 February 2013
At the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto - Opening/Closing Dates: 16 March 2013 - 16 June 2013

Crossing Borders: The Hebrew Manuscript as a Meeting Place of Cultures at the Jewish Museum, New York City, NY
80 manuscripts 
Opening/Closing Dates: 2012 - 2013

Westmorland Exhibition at the Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT
Travelling exhibition from the Ashmolean 
Opening/Closing Dates: Late 2012 - TBD

Pre-Raphaelites: Victorian Avant-Garde at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC 
Opening/Closing Dates:1 February 2013 - 31 March 2013 TBD