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Coulter Art Gallery

Coulter Art Gallery (1000sq. feet)  opened when the Department moved into McMurtry in Fall 2015. 

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Wherein Waters Rise, Drought Advances and Migration of Species Becomes Inevitable

October 23, 2018 to December 2, 2018

The Stanford Department of Art and Art History presents Wherein Waters Rise, Drought Advances and Migration of Species Becomes Inevitable. Artists Helen and Newton Harrison respond to climate change at three scales: The Bays at San Francisco, Green...

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The Penny & Jim Coulter Art Gallery is a dynamic teaching and learning resource for faculty and students, where best practices for exhibition and curatorial development, experimentation, and innovation take place. 

Visitor Information

Coulter Art Gallery is free and open to all.  

Hours: Tuesday - Sunday; 12pm-6pm 
(Coulter Gallery is closed on Mondays and between exhibitions for install/deinstall)
Location: 355 Roth Way, Stanford CA (McMurtry Building)

Coulter Art Gallery will be closed Wednesday, November 21—Friday, November 23, 2018 for the Thankgiving holiday. The gallery will resume normal hours on Tuesday, November 27, 2018. 

Alternative transportation: Take Caltrain to the Palo Alto Transit Center and hop on the free Stanford Marguerite Shuttle
Parking information: There are numerous visitor spaces and parking lots within a short walk of the Coulter Art Gallery.