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Exhibitions and Events

Wonderland: Photographs by Kirsty Mitchell

June 17 - October 29, 2017

"Wonderland: Photographs by Kirsty Mitchell" introduces Kirsty Mitchell's fantastical photographs to American museum audiences, featuring large-scale artworks accompanied by videos documenting the artist’s creative process.

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Audubon’s Birds of America

May 7 - October 16, 2016

The Paine showcases a selection of first-edition artworks created for “The Birds of America” by renowned American artist John James Audubon.

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Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times

June 20 - September 20, 2015

This stunning exhibition includes 36 period costumes and a fashion overview from the first four seasons of the acclaimed PBS Masterpiece series Downton Abbey®.

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Matisse as Printmaker

June 28 - October 19, 2014

This exhibition showcases the full range of Henri Matisse's printmaking techniques and subjects through 63 etchings, monotypes, aquatints, lithographs, and linocuts.

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Chihuly Venetians from the George Stroemple Collection

May 11 - October 13, 2013

See works from the most celebrated glass artist of our time, Dale Chihuly, with a stunning exhibition of 47 vessels, 12 drawings, and a monumental chandelier in the Venetian style.

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Ansel Adams: Masterworks

June 22 - October 21, 2012

"Ansel Adams: Masterworks" presents 48 of the artist's most iconic photographs, featuring grand views of the American West that are among the most recognized and celebrated images of the twentieth century.

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William Merritt Chase: Family Portraits

June 11 - October 9, 2011

As the first exhibition to gather the acclaimed artist’s exquisite paintings of his wife and children, this exhibition offers a fascinating look at the private life and career of one of the most celebrated artists working in America in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

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Norman Rockwell: American Imagist

June 5 - October 3, 2010

This monumental exhibition features the complete collection of 323 vintage Saturday Evening Post covers and offers visitors the rare opportunity to view more than twenty original oil paintings and studies by Rockwell’s hand.

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Seeing Ourselves

June 6 - October 18, 2009

Featuring over a hundred iconic images, spanning more than 150 years of photography, this exhibition dramatically illustrates our country's landscape, people, and historic events.

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Treasures from the Frederic Remington Art Museum

January 31 - May 17, 2009

Presented on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of Frederic Remington’s death, this exhibition celebrates the fascinating life and work of an American master and features twenty-six original paintings, drawings, and sculptures.

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