In The News


February 11, 2018
Alumni Sterling K. Brown and Ryan Michelle Bathe return to Stanford, where it all began
Jessica Zack, San Francisco Chronicle

January 12, 2018
Arab and Coming Out in Art That Speaks Up (Features Jamil Hellu, MFA '10 and lecturer in the Department of Art & Art History)
Michael T. Luongo, The New York Times


October 11, 2017
Manuel Neri’s Chromatic Chaos
John Seed, Hyperallergic

September 23, 2017
Nina Katchadourian comes home to Stanford with home run show
Charles Desmarais, SFGATE

September 19, 2017
Six hours at the Curran for Taylor Mac’s party
Leah Garchik, San Francisco Chronicle

September 14, 2017
New Gifts Expand the Anderson Collection at Stanford

August 14, 2017
Susan Dackerman to Lead Stanford University’s Cantor Center for Visual Arts

August 14, 2017
Art Industry News: The Cantor Art Center Names a New Director

August 14, 2017
Art news daily: Susan Dackerman is the new director of Stanford’s Cantor Arts Center
Andrianna Campbell, Apollo

August 11, 2017
Stanford’s Cantor museum hires new director
Sam Whiting, SFGATE

August 11, 2017
Susan Dackerman to lead Cantor Arts Center
Karla Kane, Palo Alto Weekly

August 11, 2017
Susan Dackerman Appointed Director of Cantor Arts Center
Joshua Bote, KQED Arts

July 20, 2017
Trevor Paglen talks about surveillance, AI, and his new work
Andrianna Campbell, Artforum

June 12, 2017
There’s More Than Tech to Silicon Valley: A Weekend Guide
Katie Chang, Vogue

June 9, 2017
Modern Design Meets Mass Commerce: A new exhibit at Stanford University explores midcentury modern design for the corporate world
Alexandra Wolfe, Wall Street Journal

May 24, 2017
SF filmmaker to receive DocFest award
Jessica Zack, San Francisco Chronicle

May 23, 2017
Portrait painting in action at Stanford
Sam Whiting, San Francisco Chronicle

May 3, 2017
Stanford Live’s New Executive Director Wants to Shake Things Up. Good.
Mark MacNamara, San Francisco Classical Voice

April 28, 2017
The Unsettling Performance That Showed the World Through AI’s Eyes (Video)

March 13, 2017
Review: The Hazy Mysteries of Love at Lincoln Center
Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times

March 1, 2017
Paintings Get the Hollywood Treatment in Student-Curated Show at Anderson
Sarah Hotchkiss, KQED

February 23, 2017
Kiyan Williams Bridges Queer Dance Culture and Ivy League Academia
Sarah Burke, KQED

January 27, 2017
'Eileen' author pivots to short stories
Michael Berry, Palo Alto Online

January 7, 2017
Trevor Paglen sees artistry in ‘machine vision’
Charles Desmarais, San Francisco Chronicle

January 5, 2017
Why US universities are investing in their art museums
Hilarie M. Sheets, The Art Newspaper

January 4, 2017
Where Art and Artificial Intelligence Converge
Anh-Minh Le, San Francisco Magazine


November 22, 2016
Water world: Woodside resident curates ‘California: The Art of Water' at the Cantor
Kate Daly, The Almanac

November 3, 2016
Artscene: David Byrne and co. blend science and art in Menlo Park
Karla Kane, Palo Alto Weekly

October 14, 2016
Secrets of Greek artist's revealed: X-rays show hidden layers of paint on a stunning 2,500-year-old vase
Shivali Mailonline, Daily Mail

September 28, 2016
World University Rankings 2016-2017 by subject: results announced
Ellie Bothwell, Times Higher Education

September 14, 2016
Parkinson's patients take to the dance floor
Tim Didion, ABC7 News KGO-TV

August 4, 2016
The Innovation Campus: Building Better Ideas
Alexandra Lange, The New York Times

July 7, 2016
Women to Watch: A-lan Holt
Lakshmi Sarah, KQED

July 5, 2016
He Designs Products That Imagine A Bolder World (Video)
NBC News

June 27, 2016
Stanford’s Virtual Reality Lab Cultivates Empathy for the Homeless
Rachael Myrow, KQED

May 10, 2016
Cantor Arts Center show explores 'Who We Be'
Jessica Zack, SF Gate

April 7, 2016
If these walls could talk
Avi Salem, Mountain View Voice

February 22, 2016
Creations of space and light
Anna Koster, San Jose Mercury News

February 9, 2016
Images of sex, violence and horror captivate — 400 years later
Charles Desmarais, San Francisco Chronicle


December 21, 2015
10 San Francisco art events that mattered in 2015
Charles Desmarais, San Francisco Chronicle

November 19, 2015
Short suits, inspiration and Instagram keys to Thom Browne’s success
Carolyne Zinko, San Francisco Chronicle

November 18, 2015
Five questions for Thom Browne, who talks fashion at Stanford Nov. 18
Carolyne Zinko, San Francisco Chronicle

April 2015
Senses and Sensibilities
Dan Rubinstein, Cultured Magazine

April 25, 2015
Behind the Scenes at the Stanford Laptop Orchestra
April Dembosky, KQED News, The California Report

April 18, 2015
Century-Old Player Pianos Come to Life at Stanford
Sindya Bhanoo, KQED News, The California Report

April 13, 2015
A high-octane 'Hairspray'
Kevin Kirby, Palo Alto Online

April 7, 2015
Atlanta's homeless choir sings with Stanford students
NBC TV affiliate 11 Alive, Atlanta

April 3, 2015
Jacob Lawrence teems with social vision
Kenneth Baker, San Francisco Chronicle

April 1, 2015
The Demo: Recapturing the humanity in the Internet's birth, on stage
AFP, Daily Mail

April 1, 2015
Historic tech demo turned into an opera at Stanford
ABC TV affiliate 7 News, San Francisco

March 30, 2015
The Most Epic Demo in Computer History Is Now an Opera
Kyle Vanhemert, Wired

March 26, 2015
Is 'Design Thinking' the New Liberal Arts?
Peter N. Miller, The Chronicle of Higher Education

March 25, 2015
The Musical ‘The Demo’ at Stanford Recreates the Dawn of the Digital Age
John Markoff, The New York Times

March 18, 2015
Seagoing art from the Cantor in 'Imagining the Oceans’
Rachel Howard, San Francisco Chronicle

Feb. 19, 2015
Stanford Celebrates Haydn at Bing Hall with Academic-minded Program
David Bratman, San Francisco Classical Voice

Jan. 20, 2015
St Lawrence String Quartet, Bing Concert Hall, Stanford, California
Allan Ulrich, Financial Times

Jan. 19, 2015
Review: John Adams and St. Lawrence Quartet
Richard Scheinin, San Jose Mercury News

Jan. 5, 2015
Andy Warhol Foundation finishes spree of art giveaways
Mike Boehm, Los Angeles Times


Dec. 29, 2014
This Stanford Exhibit Shows How Robert Rauschenberg Boosted NASA Space Exploration... With Art
Jonathon Keats, Forbes

Nov. 24, 2014
The Anderson Collection at Stanford: An Uplifting Experience
John Seed, The Huffington Post

Nov. 20, 2014
Stanford University Focuses on Arts District
Jennifer Swan, Nonprofit Quarterly

Nov. 17, 2014
Stanford, Warner Music Group Expand Partnership

Nov. 16, 2014
Showcases for Art in Silicon Valley
Jori Finkel, The New York Times

Nov. 13, 2014
On Elite Campuses, an Arts Race
James S. Russell, The New York Times

Oct. 23, 2014
Diller Scofidio + Renfro Unveils Design for $85 M. Stanford Art and Art History Building
Alexander Mahany, ARTNEWS

Sept. 26, 2014
Stanford Opens a Museum Highlighting American Art
Alexandra Wolfe, The Wall Street Journal

Sept. 7, 2014
Hunk, Moo Anderson give modern art masterpieces to Stanford
Kenneth Baker, San Francisco Chronicle

Sept. 1, 2014
Star Quality: A Portrait of the Anderson Collection
Lea Feinstein, art ltd. magazine

Aug. 28, 2014
Collector Profile: Harry and Margaret Anderson
Hilarie M. Sheets, Art + Auction magazine

July 31, 2014
Stanford, The New Arts Place To Be
Judith H. Dobrzynski,

July 24, 2014
Major Artists' work donated to Stanford's Cantor center
Kenneth Baker, San Francisco Chronicle

July 19, 2014
An "Arts Gym" for Stanford Student Body
Lorraine Rubio,

July 11, 2014
Stanford's Anderson Collection museum to feature trove of couple's art
Hunter Drohojowska-Philp, Los Angeles Times

July 5, 2014
When Home is Where the Art Is: The Collectors Behind the Bay Area's Newest Museum
Nicole Atkinson Roach, KQED TV Newsroom

May 13, 2014
How the Stanford Arts District grew from a midair inspiration
Sam Whiting, San Francisco Chronicle

May 12, 2014
Stanford's Art Explosion in the Heart of Silicon Valley
Sam Whiting, San Francisco Chronicle

May 6, 2014
An Unusual Stanford Art Exhibit Draws Upon Disease for Inspiration
Danna Staaf, KQED

Jan. 6, 2014
A Florence for the 21st Century
E.H.B, Economist


Jan. 14, 2013
Diverse Show Opens Stanford's Bing Hall
Joshua Kosman, San Francisco Chronicle

Jan. 11, 2013
PALO ALTO: Stanford gets new concert hall
KTVU TV news