Film, Visual Art

North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA): EXHIBITION: The Worlds of M. C. Escher: Nature, Science, and Imagination

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( Sat., Oct. 17, 2015 - Sun., Jan. 24, 2016 )

North Carolina Museum of Art, 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607-6407


The Worlds of M. C. Escher features approximately 150 woodcuts, lithographs, wood engravings, and mezzotints, as well as numerous drawings, watercolors, woodblocks, and lithographic stones never before exhibited, The Worlds of M. C. Escher will survey Escher’s entire career, from his earliest print to his final masterpiece. The exhibition will highlight Escher’s explorations of nature, mathematics, science, and the realm of his imagination. Escher’s best-known prints will be on view, as well as his lesser-known portraits and Italian landscapes. It will be the most comprehensive Escher exhibition ever presented in the United States.


This exhibition may be viewed in East Building, Level B, Meymandi Exhibition Gallery.

Holiday hours:

Thursday, December 24 & Friday, December 25: Closed

Thursday, December 31: Open 10 am−5 pm

Friday, January 1: Open 10 am−9 pm



$ - Ticketed Exhibition


  • Saturday, October 17, 2015 - Sunday, January 24, 2016