Norman Rockwell Museum events

Norman Rockwell Museum events – Land of Enchantment: A Fantastic Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition – Image Courtesy – Norman Rockwell Museum

The Norman Rockwell Museum events and exhibitions bring a lot of excitement for art lovers. If you are looking forward to it, here’s a list of the current exhibitions and upcoming events at the museum.

Norman Rockwell Museum Events

Current Exhibitions

Enchanted: A History of Fantasy Illustration

Enchanted at Norman Rockwell Museum

Enchanted          Image courtesy of Norman Rockwell Museum

Take a journey from the Middle Ages through ancient mythology, fairy tales, and heroes and villains to contemporary artwork from popular shows such as The Lord of the Rings and Game of Thrones. This one’s an opportunity for you to see over 140 artworks created by over 100 artists across five centuries.

Land of Enchantment: A Fantastical Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition

Enjoy Land of Enchantment, illustrating the imaginative potential of art. See various sculptural works throughout the museum’s 36 acres. The sculptural works are inspired by the vision of each artist and that of the exhibition’s themes of classical and contemporary fairy tales, mythology, and amazing heroes and villains.

Upcoming Events

Outdoor Art Workshops – The Magic of Trees, Plein Air with Ruth Sanderson (Saturday, August 7, 1 PM to 4 PM)

Outdoor Art Workshop

Outdoor Art Workshop Image courtesy of Norman Rockwell Museum

Ruth Sanderson will demonstrate painting one of the many great trees on the museum’s grounds and incorporate a fantasy element into the painting, such as fairies, tree spirits, or other imaginary creatures. She will further instruct participants to help them create their oil paintings. This is a limited available event. Click here to save your spot.

Third Annual Art of Brewing Festival (Saturday, August 21, 1 PM to 4 PM)

Art of Brewing

Image courtesy of Norman Rockwell Museum

Get to sample some of the best local brews and food and draw inspiration from illustration art in the galleries and beer cans. Participants get ten sample pours and a souvenir pint glass. Additionally, you can buy some food from some of the best local food truck vendors, see current and past label art from the brewers, and also enjoy the summer’s featured exhibitions in the galleries during the day. Besides, enjoy music, fun, and lawn games. Click here to buy tickets.

Raiders of the Lost Ark 40th Anniversary Screening (Wednesday, August 25, 6:30 PM)

Celebrate the 40th anniversary of Raiders of the Lost Ark with an outdoor film screening sponsored by Berkshire Bank. The doors open at 6:30 PM to allow people to enjoy a lawn picnic before the show starts. However, get your own chair and blanket. Food and drink, including wine and beer, will be there for purchase. Click here to RSVP.

About the Norman Rockwell Museum

The Norman Rockwell Museum is an art museum dedicated to the art of the famous American painter Norman Rockwell. The museum is the most extensive collection of original Rockwell art. It is situated at 9 Glendale Rd / Rte 183 Stockbridge, MA 01262. To know more about the museum, click here.

 

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