exhibitions

Now on View

January 17 – May 3, 2015

Ilgenfritz Gallery

Using color, light, texture and space from a chosen view and a specific place, Friese’s landcapes reflect nature’s form. She builds watercolors with many layers of translucent colors in repeated open-air sessions. Friese’s work demonstrates how watercolor lends itself well to pick progressions due to its ability to be both additive and subtractive.

Nancy Friese: Encircling Trees and Radiant Skies

Nancy Friese: Encircling Trees and Radiant Skies

January 17 – May 10, 2015

Wright Gallery

“My journey as an artist has been a vigorous interrogation in search of form,” says Ashwini Bhat. With a background in literature, translation, and classical dance, Bhat’s woodfire ceramics emphasize transformation, the physical process, and a sense of engagement as motion.

Ashwini Bhat: Earth Took of Earth

Ashwini Bhat: Earth Took of Earth

February 7 – May 17, 2015

Cushing Gallery

The Newport Annual returns to showcase new work by the region's brightest lights, rising stars, and undiscovered talents.

Newport Annual Members' Juried Exhibition 2015

Newport Annual Members' Juried Exhibition 2015

January 31 – May 17, 2015

Studio Gallery

Deborah Baronas grew up on a farm and came of age as a designer in the textile industry. Her connection to these working cultures guided her artistic investigations into the history of immigrant workers and their labor. In her site-specific installations, Baronas creates interactive environments with scrims, paintings, drawings, video, music and photography.

Deborah Baronas: Flowers in the Factory

Deborah Baronas: Flowers in the Factory

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