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Thursday Evening Lecture and Performance Series


THURSDAY EVENING LECTURE AND PERFORMANCE SERIES

Enjoy this engaging series of talks and performances inspired by Rockwell and Realism in and Abstract World, and the pervasive power of visual imagery in its many forms. Free for Museum members, or included with museum admission.

Reservations are suggested: call 413-931-2221 or email: register@nrm.com.

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Thursday Evening Lecture and Performance Series 2017-03-01T11:37:59+00:00

Focus on Rockwell


FOCUS ON ROCKWELL

Join Curator of Education Tom Daly to explore Rockwell’s unique brand of visual storytelling, and learn about Rockwell’s use of models in his work. Meet and talk with the artist’s models on two Fridays in the Fall.

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Focus on Rockwell 2017-03-01T11:38:00+00:00

Art Talks


ART TALKS

Enhance your Norman Rockwell Museum experience with talks by artists, art history professors and experts on art criticism. Unless specified otherwise, these talks are typically held in the late afternoon in the museum’s main gallery.

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Art Talks 2017-05-26T13:16:49+00:00

Family Festival Days


FAMILY FESTIVAL DAYS

Enjoy these programs for children, teens and families with best selling authors, children’s book illustrators, a free fun Friday to experience all of Norman Rockwell Museum’s exhibits and experiences and a week-long comic workshop for children and teens.

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Family Festival Days 2017-10-29T20:05:53+00:00

Remembering Ann Fitzpatrick Brown

Remembering Ann Fitzpatrick Brown

Norman Rockwell reference photo- Ann Fitzpatrick Brown Reference photo of Ann Fitzpatrick for unused Norman Rockwell illustration idea. Norman Rockwell Museum Digital Collection. ©Norman Rockwell Family Agency. All rights reserved.

Norman Rockwell Museum has lost a dear friend with the passing of Ann Fitzpatrick Brown, a long-time trustee and supporter of the Museum. Ann was a member of an entrepreneurial Fitzpatrick […]

Remembering Ann Fitzpatrick Brown 2017-03-01T11:38:12+00:00

“Norman Rockwell Place” Unveiled During Special Ceremony in New York City on June 9

“Norman Rockwell Place” Unveiled During Special Ceremony in New York City on June 9

Edward A. Reynolds HS NRM Students and faculty from Edward A. Reynolds West Side High School outside Norman Rockwell’s studio, during a recent visit to Norman Rockwell Museum. Photo ©Norman Rockwell Museum. All rights reserved.

 

 

 

 

UPDATED: Stockbridge, MA, June 14, 2016—Artist Norman Rockwell’s New York City roots were celebrated during a special ceremony […]

“Norman Rockwell Place” Unveiled During Special Ceremony in New York City on June 9 2017-03-01T11:38:14+00:00

Norman Rockwell Museum To Present Artist Laureate Honorary Lecture with Illustrator Jerry Pinkney

Norman Rockwell Museum To Present Artist Laureate Honorary Lecture with Illustrator Jerry Pinkney Stockbridge, MA, June 7, 2016—Norman Rockwell Museum will present “Imaginings,” an afternoon with Jerry Pinkney, the Museum’s newest Artist Laureate, on Saturday, June 18, starting at 1 p.m. An award-winning illustrator, Pinkney will present a special talk about his picture books, which reflect his love of literature, history, and personal identity. His books include The Lion and the Mouse, The Tortoise and […]

Norman Rockwell Museum To Present Artist Laureate Honorary Lecture with Illustrator Jerry Pinkney 2017-03-01T11:38:14+00:00

Former First Lady Laura Bush To Present Award To Illustrator Jerry Pinkney at Norman Rockwell Museum

Former First Lady Laura Bush To Present Award To Illustrator Jerry Pinkney at Norman Rockwell Museum

Jerry Pinkney in studio Photo of artist Jerry Pinkney in his Croton-On-Hudson studio. ©Norman Rockwell Museum.

Media may RSVP to presscontact@nrm.org.
Please provide your full name, date of birth, social security number, and equipment list. Media must RSVP by June 15 at 6 p.m.

Stockbridge, MA, June 7, 2016—Norman Rockwell Museum will […]

Former First Lady Laura Bush To Present Award To Illustrator Jerry Pinkney at Norman Rockwell Museum 2017-03-01T11:38:15+00:00

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents “Phoning It In: Staying Connected in a Pre-Digital Age”

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents “Phoning It In: Staying Connected in a Pre-Digital Age”

Illustration for “Extortion” in “This Week Magazine,” April 24, 1955. Ink and acetate on illustration board. ©Mac Conner. Courtesy of the artist. Illustration for “Extortion” in “This Week Magazine,” April 24, 1955. Ink and acetate on illustration board. ©Mac Conner. Courtesy of the artist.

Stockbridge, MA, May 26, 2016—In conjunction with its current exhibition, […]

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents “Phoning It In: Staying Connected in a Pre-Digital Age” 2017-03-01T11:38:15+00:00

CBS News observes 100th anniversary of Rockwell’s first Post cover

CBS News observes 100th anniversary of Rockwell’s first Post cover STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. — One hundred years ago this month, the first of more than 300 Norman Rockwell covers appeared in the “Saturday Evening Post.”

But there’s a little-known story about those portraits: between concept and canvas, there was camera.

Photography was a technique Rockwell started using in the early 1930’s to streamline his painting process.

“He really couldn’t have somebody stand there for hours, it was just too […]

CBS News observes 100th anniversary of Rockwell’s first Post cover 2017-03-01T11:38:15+00:00

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents Family Day To Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Norman Rockwell’s First Post Cover

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents Family Day To Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Norman Rockwell’s First Post Cover

Thomas Fiorini, “Junk Yard Baby Buggy,” 2016. Courtesy: Thomas Fiorini. All rights reserved. Thomas Fiorini, “Junk Yard Baby Buggy,” 2016. Courtesy: Thomas Fiorini. All rights reserved.

Highlights Include Opening of “Build a Better Baby Carriage,” The Museum’s New Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition

Stockbridge, MA, May 5, 2016—In celebration of the 100th anniversary of […]

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents Family Day To Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Norman Rockwell’s First Post Cover 2017-03-01T11:38:15+00:00

2011 Rockwell Center Scholar, Michael Lobel Awarded the 28th Annual Eldredge Prize for His Book John Sloan: Drawing on Illustration

2011 Rockwell Center Scholar, Michael Lobel Awarded the 28th Annual Eldredge Prize for His Book John Sloan: Drawing on Illustration The Smithsonian American Art Museum has awarded the Charles C. Eldredge Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in American Art to Michael Lobel for his book John Sloan: Drawing on Illustration (Yale University Press, 2014). The jurors cited the meticulous research and exceptionally high quality of prose of the book. Sloan’s early work in illustration […]

2011 Rockwell Center Scholar, Michael Lobel Awarded the 28th Annual Eldredge Prize for His Book John Sloan: Drawing on Illustration 2017-03-01T11:38:15+00:00

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents “Tastemakers: Illustration in an Age of Glamour”

Mac Conner, Illustration for "Strictly Respectable" in Redbook, August 1953 • Gouache on illustration board • © Mac Conner. Courtesy of the artist Mac Conner, Illustration for “Strictly Respectable” in “Redbook,” August 1953 • Gouache on illustration board • ©Mac Conner. Courtesy of the artist.

Stockbridge, MA, May 11, 2016—In conjunction with its current exhibition, Mac Conner: A New York Life, Norman Rockwell Museum will present “Tastemakers: […]

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents “Tastemakers: Illustration in an Age of Glamour” 2017-03-01T11:38:16+00:00

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents “Swing Time: Music from the Golden Age of Jazz” This Saturday

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents “Swing Time: Music from the Golden Age of Jazz” This Saturday

M-Conner-sm Mac Conner, illustration for “The Trouble With Love” in Good Housekeeping, August 1952. Gouache on illustration board. © Mac Conner. Courtesy of the artist

Stockbridge, MA, May 3, 2016—In conjunction with its current exhibition, Mac Conner: A New York Life, Norman Rockwell Museum will present an evening of music from the […]

Norman Rockwell Museum Presents “Swing Time: Music from the Golden Age of Jazz” This Saturday 2017-03-01T11:38:16+00:00