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Edward Hopper (1882-1967), "'I'm afraid,' she said, looking at me straightly now," 1924.

Norman Rockwell Museum To Present Talks And Bus Trip To Edward Hopper House

In conjunction with its current exhibition, “The Unknown Hopper: Edward Hopper as Illustrator,” Norman Rockwell Museum will present an evening lecture on Edward Hopper House, the artist’s boyhood home in Nyack, New York, on Saturday, September 20, starting at 5 p.m. On Saturday, September 27, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. join the Museum for a bus trip to Nyack.

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Norman Rockwell Museum Awarded Prestigious “Museums of America” Grant from Institute of Museum and Library Services

Norman Rockwell Museum received a competitive grant of $150,000 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the federal agency’s Museums for America Program. The grant supports a new project called “Norman Rockwell’s World—Interactive Multimedia Experiences that Engage Audiences with Norman Rockwell Museum’s Digital Collections.”

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Education workshop at Norman Rockwell Museum

George Lucas Family Foundation Awards Norman Rockwell Museum $500K

Norman Rockwell Museum announces the receipt of a two-year, $500,000 grant from the George Lucas Family Foundation to expand and re-imagine the Museum’s educational programming with 21st century learning tools.

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Murray Tinkelman, "Self Portrait," 1976.

Norman Rockwell Museum Honors Murray Tinkelman with 2014 Artist Laureate Award

Norman Rockwell Museum announces the honoring of illustrator Murray Tinkelman as its 2014 Artist Laureate. Mr. Tinkelman is an award-winning artist and illustration historian, whose work was recently on view at the Museum in the exhibition, “Baseball, Rodeos and Automobiles: The Art of Murray Tinkelman.” The award was presented to the illustrator during a special ceremony at the Museum on Saturday, June 14.

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Edward Hopper (1882-1967), "Study for illustration for Eva Moore Adams "Shady" Scribner's Magazine 76 (December 1924)

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents “The Unknown Hopper: Edward Hopper as Illustrator”

Special Exhibition To Focus on Little-Known Period of The Realist Master’s Career

In December 2013, artwork by Norman Rockwell and Edward Hopper set the all-time sales records for American paintings at auction, confirming the enduring popularity of these two artists from the twentieth century.

This summer, Norman Rockwell Museum will present the early work of these two remarkable artists side by side, offering a rare glimpse into their formative years before they embarked on divergent paths as painters. “The Unknown Hopper: Edward Hopper as Illustrator” will be on view at Norman Rockwell Museum from June 7 through October 26, 2014.

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