Current Exhibits

Fashioning Identities: Ethnic Wedding Dress in New York

November 18, 2018 - June 9, 2019

Fashioning Identities: Ethnic Wedding Dress in New York explores the role of traditional ethnic wedding dress worn within New York State’s diverse cultural landscape: how it is followed, adapted, or re-interpreted. Ethnic wedding dress refers to... Read More →

Of Their Time: Hudson River School to Postwar Modernism

January 1, 2016 - December 20, 2020

From the Industrial Revolution (1820-1870) to the end of World War II (1945), the 19th and 20th centuries were transformative years for America.  Expansion of empire, urban growth, technological innovation and the protection of natural... Read More →

Of Their Time: Abstraction, Hard-edge and Op Art

January 1, 2016 - December 20, 2020

Abstract Expressionism, the first truly American art movement, emerged just prior to World War II, originating in New York’s Greenwich Village.  Also called the New York School, this group of loosely affiliated artists moved visual... Read More →