EVENTS

Jasper Johns: Something Resembling Truth

Saturday, February 10, 2018 - Sunday, May 13, 2018
The Broad 221 S. Grand Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90012 Map and directions
Jasper Johns Target 1961 Encaustic and collage on canvas 167.6 x 167.6 cm The Art Institute of Chicago
Art © Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY Photo: © 2017. The Art Institute of Chicago / Art Resource, NY / Scala, Florence
Jasper Johns Watchman 1964 Oil on canvas with objects (two panels) 85 x 60 1/4 in. The Eli and Edythe L. Broad Collection
Art © Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY
: Jasper Johns, Flag, 1967. Encaustic and collage on canvas (three panels). 84.138 x 142.24 cm. The Eli and Edythe L. Broad Collection. Art © Jasper Johns / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

A landmark exhibition, Jasper Johns: ‘Something Resembling Truth’ features more than 120 extraordinary paintings, sculptures, prints and drawings by one of America's greatest artists.

Featuring signature works from the Broad collection with loans from more than 50 international public and private collections, The Broad's presentation marks the first comprehensive survey of Jasper Johns in Southern California in more than 50 years. 

A collaboration with the Royal Academy in London, Jasper Johns: 'Something Resembling Truth' traces the evolution of the artist’s six-decade career through a series of thematic chapters, encompassing the full range of Johns’ materials, motifs and techniques.

Tickets are timed every 30 minutes. Tickets to this special exhibition include General Admission access. 

Exhibition Info and Tickets:
February 10 – May 13, 2018

The Broad
221 S. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Monday | CLOSED*
Tuesday | 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
Wednesday | 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday | 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
Friday | 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
Saturday | 10 a.m.–8 p.m.
Sunday | 10 a.m.–6 p.m. 

About the sponsor:
The Broad is a contemporary art museum founded by philanthropists Eli and Edythe Broad on Grand Avenue in downtown Los Angeles. Designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro in collaboration with Gensler, the museum offers free general admission. The Broad is home to more than 2,000 works of art in the Broad collection, which is among the most prominent holdings of postwar and contemporary art worldwide, and presents an active program of rotating temporary exhibitions and innovative audience engagement. The 120,000-square-foot building features two floors of gallery space and is the headquarters of The Broad Art Foundation’s worldwide lending library, which has actively loaned collection works to museums around the world since 1984. Since opening in September 2015, The Broad has welcomed more than 1.7 million visitors.