Unknown (Roman), Flavian Portrait Bust of a Woman, ca. 88 AD, marble, Williams College Museum of Art, On extended loan from Hiram Butler, MA '79. (EL.2009.3)_x1200

Current Exhibitions

Charles Prendergast (American, 1863-1948), Bathers Under the Trees (Detail), ca. 1940, tempera and gold leaf on incised, gessoed masonite. Gift of Mrs. Charles Prendergast._x345

July 14, 2014 - August 24, 2014

The Prendergasts and Flowers

This focused exhibition explores Charles and Maurice Prendergast’s relationship to flowers through painting, decorative arts and archival material.

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WALLS Pick Up Day_x345

July 3, 2014 - September 13, 2014


Check out a special collection of original artworks destined for student dorm rooms. Catch it before it does what no other art collection will ever do: leave the building!

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Stenciled Drawing of Two Puppies, mid-19th century. Collection of Jonathan and Karin Fielding. Photo by Arthur Evans._x345

June 12, 2014 - January 25, 2015

Material Friction: Americana and American Art

Material culture from the dawn of the United States shoulders in among work from WCMA’s American art collection.

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West, Poster Design (Detail), 2001. Hall Collection, Courtesy Franz West Foundation, Vienna, (c) legal successor of the artist. _x345

June 7, 2014 - January 25, 2015

Franz West

Franz West (Austrian, 1947-2012) is known for willfully unserious, non-ideological, and sometimes mischievously erotic mixed-media drawings, sculptures, and furniture.

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Installation view. Photo by Athur Evans._x345

May 19, 2014 - October 26, 2014

Mitchell, Benglis, Wilke

Three artists approach abstraction from different angles and with varying ends.

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