exhibitions

Now on View

May 19 – July 29, 2018

Ilgenfritz Gallery

A veteran sailor, Joan Hall understands the crisis of ocean pollution. Her stunning large-scale works of art and installations combine found or cast paper marine debris into handmade paper and explore the effects of plastic on the sea. Click to read more >

Joan Hall: Sea of Heartbreak

Joan Hall: Sea of Heartbreak

May 26 – August 5, 2018

Wright Gallery and Griswold Corridor

For her acclaimed series, “A Girl and Her Room,” Rania Matar photographed teenage girls, in their bedrooms, from two seemingly disparate worlds: the United States and the Middle East. Click to learn more >

Rania Matar: A Girl and Her Room

Rania Matar: A Girl and Her Room

June 15 – September 3, 2018

Cushing Gallery

Cristi Rinklin’s mesmerizing paintings carry the viewer into new and spectacular territories. With their swelling shapes, billowing clouds of smoke, animated rivers, and blankets of fog in bright colors, Rinklin’s landscape paintings have one foot in the familiar real world and the other in a luxurious fantasy world. Learn more >

Cristi Rinklin: Paramnesiac

Cristi Rinklin: Paramnesiac

June 15 – September 3, 2018

Morris Gallery, Cushing Building

Building on a visual vocabulary of the early modernist painters, Hughes creates landscapes that are altogether new in their depiction of pictorial space. Learn more >

Shara Hughes: Sun Salutations

Shara Hughes: Sun Salutations

March 10, 2015 – March 10, 2020

online only

Explore the National Historic Landmark John N.A. Griswold House, home of the Newport Art Museum since 1916. This experience is accessible on computers, tablets, smart phones and other mobile devices and can be viewed at home or while walking through our galleries. Special thanks to the van Beuren Charitable Foundation for making this possible.

Griswold House Multi-Media Tour

Griswold House Multi-Media Tour