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Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013
The de Saisset museum staff at Santa Clara University just released its first iBooks Textbook, a digital publication designed to give visitors a more enriching look at art and artifacts from the early days of Santa Clara Valley and Mission Santa Clara de Asís. Moving Forward: Santa Clara’s Story of Transformation is the first Multi-Touch book highlighting the history of one of California’s historic missions.
Wednesday, Sep. 4, 2013
The de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University explores how artists can help build sustainable communities through the creative reuse of materials in Reduce, Reuse, Re-Imagine. The exhibition is on view now through Dec. 6, 2013 and Jan. 11 to Feb. 2, 2014.
Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013
Clay in the Bay, on view at the de Saisset January 18 to March 17, 2013, brings together twelve contemporary artists from around the Bay Area who work with clay in diverse ways.
Monday, Jun. 25, 2012
The de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University opens two new exhibits in fall that examine both the materiality and function of art. Both exhibitions are on view August 17 – December 2, 2012.
Monday, Dec. 19, 2011
The de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University kicks off the winter season on Jan. 13 with a photography exhibit that explores diverse religious and spiritual practices of California residents.
Monday, Jul. 18, 2011
This summer the de Saisset Museum opens four thought-provoking exhibitions that examine how artists have responded to homelessness since the 1930s.
Monday, Mar. 21, 2011
The de Saisset Museum opens the spring exhibition season with two photography exhibitions that seamlessly blend art and science.
Monday, Sep. 20, 2010
The de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University will kick off an exciting exhibition season this fall with Sing Me Your Story, Dance Me Home: Art and Poetry from Native California, which opens on Saturday, Oct. 2.
Tuesday, Apr. 13, 2010
Santa Clara University's de Saisset Museum has again achieved accreditation by the American Association of Museums (AAM), the highest national recognition afforded to the nation's museums. Accreditation signifies excellence to the museum community, to governments, funders, outside agencies, and to the museum-going public. The de Saisset was initially accredited in 1979. All museums must undergo a reaccreditation review at least every 10 years to maintain accredited status.
Monday, Mar. 29, 2010
The de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University kicks off its spring season on Saturday, April 10 with What Makes a Picture a Portrait?, a thought-provoking exhibit that considers the variety of ways in which portraiture is presented.