Norman Rockwell Museum presents the world’s largest collection of original Norman Rockwell art, including beloved paintings from The Saturday Evening Post and the Four Freedoms, and the best in the field of American illustration. Experience Rockwell’s art, life and legacy in the artist’s picturesque New England hometown of Stockbridge, Massachusetts nestled in the culturally rich Berkshires.


Howard Pyle: American Master Rediscovered: Exhibition Related Programs

LECTURE AND PERFORMANCE SERIES Buried Treasures: Perspectives on Pyle Thursdays, July 5 through August 30 at 5:30pm Howard Pyle’s artworks serve as the inspiration for a lively, eclectic program series that brings his dynamic images to life. Featured programs include: July 5: Nathaniel Hawthorne’s Tanglewood Tales performed by Rob Valella July 12: Howard Pyle as […]

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Norman Rockwell enters his Stockbridge studio. Photo by Louie Lamone. Norman Rockwell Museum Digital Collections. ©NRELC: Niles, IL.

Coming Up at the Rockwell: Week of April 30, 2012

New Exhibitions:

A Day In The Life: Norman Rockwell’s Stockbridge Studio
Opening May 1

Norman Rockwell’s Willie Was Different


Seeing Is Believing: Adventures in Visual Narration
Thursday, May 3, 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Meet Rockwell’s Models
Friday, May 4, 2:30 p.m.

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Rio and Jewel from Blue Sky Studios' "Rio," 2011.

“Rio” Takes Flight!

Last weekend Blue Sky Studios released Rio, their latest 3D computer animated film. The movie has earned glowing reviews and landed as the #1 film in America! Spring is in the air… but will Blu and his pals manage to soar once again during this Easter Weekend?

This June Norman Rockwell Museum will present original artwork from the film as part of its newest exhibition “Ice Age” To The Digital Age: The 3D Animation Art of Blue Sky Studios. As a cross-promotion, the Museum is currently teaming up with the Beacon and Triplex cinemas to offer discounted admission to the upcoming exhibition!

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2011 Rockwell Center Fellowships Awarded

In 2010 the Rockwell Center for American Visual Studies at the Norman Rockwell Museum offered the opportunity for scholars to win a fellowship to pursue their studies on American illustration art and visual studies.  The Rockwell Center Fellowship is offered to senior scholars or museum professionals and Rockwell Center Dissertation Fellowship is open to doctoral candidates who are working on their dissertations.  A few weeks ago we awarded the two Rockwell Center Fellowships for 2011.

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Four Freedoms gallery, Norman Rockwell Museum. ©Norman Rockwell Museum. All rights reserved.

Coming Up at the Rockwell: Week of April 23, 2012

Kids Create!
Wednesday, April 25, 10:30 a.m.

Seeing Is Believing: Adventures in Visual Narration
Thursday, April 26, 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Four Freedoms Forums
Our Town: Can the Local Economy Flourish Despite the National Downturn?
Thursday, April 26, 5:30 to 7 p.m.

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