The Farnsworth Art Museum celebrates Maine’s ongoing role in American art. It offers a nationally recognized collection of works from many of America’s greatest artists, with 20,000 square feet of gallery space and over 15,000 works in the collection. The Farnsworth has one of the largest public collections of works by sculptor Louise Nevelson, while its Wyeth Center features works of N.C., Andrew and Jamie Wyeth. The National Register-listed Farnsworth Homestead; the Olson House, a National Historic Landmark; and Julia’s Gallery for Young Artists complete the museum complex. Please visit www.farnsworthmuseum.org for more information on current exhibitions, programs and events.

Contact

David Troup
16 Museum Street
Rockland, Maine
dtroup@farnsworthmuseum.org
207-596-6457 ext 128
http://www.farnsworthmuseum.org

Latest Content from Farnsworth Art Museum

Farnsworth Art Museum Mourns the Passing of Molly Neptune Parker

  • June 15th, 2020 11:42

The Farnsworth Art Museum is deeply saddened by the passing of famed basket maker Molly Neptune Parker. The matriarch of four generations of Passamaquoddy basket weavers, Parker was ...

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Farnsworth Reopens June 25

  • June 9th, 2020 13:51

(Rockland, ME) The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to announce the reopening of its galleries, beginning on Thursday, June 25, to its members and to Rockland residents, and on the ...

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Maine and American Art: The Farnsworth Art Museum Explores Maine’s central role in American art

  • March 9th, 2020 07:57

(Rockland, ME)  The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to announce the publication by Rizzoli Electa of a new comprehensive book on the museum’s history and holdings. Maine and ...

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Eliot Porter Exhibition at the Farnsworth: All the Wild Places

  • February 5th, 2020 09:42

(Rockland, ME)  On Saturday, February 29, the Farnsworth Art Museum in downtown Rockland, Maine will open the second of its Maine 200 exhibitions. Entitled Eliot Porter: All the ...

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Farnsworth Art Museum Honors 13 Women of Vision

  • January 31st, 2020 08:45

(Rockland, ME)  The Farnsworth Art Museum is pleased to announce thirteen Women of Vision as the 2020 Maine in America award recipients. The awardees are Lucy Copeland Farnsworth, ...

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New Exhibition at the Farnsworth: Andrew Wyeth—Witches, Ghosts and Mischief

  • September 5th, 2019 09:02

On Saturday, September 21, the Farnsworth Art Museum in downtown Rockland, Maine, will open an exhibition of works by artist Andrew Wyeth entitled Andrew Wyeth: Witches, Ghosts and ...

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New Exhibition at the Farnsworth — Katharine Cobey: A Different Voice

  • August 30th, 2019 08:31

On Saturday, October 5, the Farnsworth Art Museum in downtown Rockland, Maine, will open an exhibition of works by fiber artist Katharine Cobey entitled Katharine Cobey: A Different ...

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Robert Indiana’s EAT Sculpture Returns to the Farnsworth Art Museum

  • April 5th, 2019 08:07

The Farnsworth Art Museum, in Rockland, Maine, is pleased to announce the reinstallation of artist Robert Indiana’s 1964 EAT sculpture atop the museum’s roof over the Museum Store at the ...

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Major Exhibition at the Farnsworth: Slab City Rendezvous

  • February 8th, 2019 07:51

(Rockland, Maine) On Saturday, April 13, 2019, the Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland, Maine will open a major exhibition of close to forty works by 13 artists whose work contributed to ...

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New Exhibition at the Farnsworth: The Screen Show

  • December 14th, 2018 07:22

On Saturday, February 9, 2019, the Farnsworth Art Museum in Rockland, Maine will open a juried exhibition of new works by Maine artists that explores the screen form. The Screen ...

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