exhibitions

Now on View

May 20 – July 9, 2017

Ilgenfritz Gallery

The Newport Art Museum is pleased to host the 2017 New England Water Color Society’s juried exhibition. Learn more >

New England Watercolor Society

Juried Exhibition

New England Watercolor Society

Juried Exhibition

Caleb Cole

Forget Me Not

May 27 – July 30, 2017

Griswold House Hallway

Caleb Cole’s meticulously crafted work deals with the complex issues of identity, culture, visual and print culture, and history. Whether it is using and altering found photographic images, historic photographic processes, Victorian postcards, old possessions, or vintage magazines, Cole incorporates elements of the past to explore issues of gender, identity, and sexuality. Click to read more >

Caleb Cole

Forget Me Not

Caleb Cole

Forget Me Not

Peter Hussey

Stops Along the Way

May 20 – August 6, 2017

Wright Gallery

In this exhibition, Rhode Island artist Peter Hussey showcases a selection of his watercolors, which depict New England architecture and scenes of interest. Learn more >

Peter Hussey

Stops Along the Way

Peter Hussey

Stops Along the Way

Jason Evans

Boys of Summer: A Season with the Newport Gulls

May 7 – September 10, 2017

Studio Gallery

While photographing the London Olympics in 2012, Evans’ resolve to document sports in artistic and unique ways, grew even stronger. In search of a creative endeavor close to home, he turned his attention to the Newport Gulls. Learn more >

Jason Evans

Boys of Summer: A Season with the Newport Gulls

Jason Evans

Boys of Summer: A Season with the Newport Gulls

Larry Fink

Somewhere There's Music

June 9 – September 10, 2017

Morris Gallery in the Cushing Memorial Gallery

Renowned photographer Larry Fink has been photographing music for sixty years. Learn more >

Larry Fink

Somewhere There's Music

Larry Fink

Somewhere There's Music

Henry Horenstein

Honky Tonk: Portraits of Country Music

June 9 – September 10, 2017

Cushing Gallery

Henry Horenstein began documenting the country-music scene nearly fifty years ago. Having spent a lifetime around performers and fans, he has been granted access to the high-glamour back stage at the Grand Ole Opry in its heyday as well as the rough-and-tumble dive bars and family-friendly festivals. Learn more >

Henry Horenstein

Honky Tonk: Portraits of Country Music

Henry Horenstein

Honky Tonk: Portraits of Country Music

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