exhibitions

Now on View

January 20 – May 6, 2018

This exhibition showcases the work of contemporary artists exploring issues of domesticity and identity. Both a private and public space, the home can be personal and intimate, as well as social and political. It reflects identity, ownership, and even the individual and social expectations of family life. Click to learn more >

Domestic Affairs: Domesticity, Identity, and the Home

Domestic Affairs: Domesticity, Identity, and the Home

January 20 – May 20, 2018

Library & Studio Gallery, Griswold House

For her ongoing series “Beautiful Boy,” Lissa Rivera photographs her domestic partner. The project began as a conversation on subway between Rivera and her male friend who shared with her that he wore women’s clothing in college but after graduation, “struggled to navigate a world that seemed both newly accepting and yet inherently reviling of male displays of femininity.” Click to read more >

Lissa Rivera: Beautiful Boy

Lissa Rivera: Beautiful Boy

2018 Newport Annual

Members' Juried Exhibition

February 3 – May 20, 2018

Cushing Building

One of the Newport Art Museum's most anticipated annual events, this exhibition highlights top talent from the region, bringing together an eclectic mix of art sourced from Rhode Island and beyond. Click to learn more >

2018 Newport Annual

Members' Juried Exhibition

2018 Newport Annual

Members' Juried Exhibition

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