For the People: Memories of the Old Corner House

FOR THE PEOPLE: MEMORIES OF THE OLD CORNER HOUSE

April 27 through October 27, 2019

From its humble beginnings in the historic Old Corner House in downtown Stockbridge in 1969, the Norman Rockwell Museum has grown into a vital center which informs the public of Norman Rockwell’s life and career while showcasing the history of American illustration through its ever-growing collection of work by Rockwell and […]

For the People: Memories of the Old Corner House2019-07-10T18:08:35-04:00

Woodstock to the Moon: 1969 Illustrated

Woodstock to the Moon: 1969 Illustrated

June 8 through October 27, 2019

In celebration of Norman Rockwell Museum’s 50th Anniversary, we look back at the many ways illustrators portrayed news events and reflected popular culture in 1969.  Norman Rockwell’s own work reflected the changing times with his iconic depiction of the moon landing, an album cover he painted for rock musicians, […]

Woodstock to the Moon: 1969 Illustrated2019-07-24T17:50:01-04:00

Norman Rockwell: Private Moments for the Masses

Norman Rockwell: Private Moments for the Masses

June 8 through October 27, 2019

This special 50th Anniversary exhibition offers a behind-the-scenes look at the autobiographical aspects of Rockwell’s art through beloved imagery that conveyed, in both subtle and direct ways, his own interests, anxieties, and real-life experiences.

An astute visual storyteller and a masterful painter with a distinct, personal message to convey, […]

Norman Rockwell: Private Moments for the Masses2019-08-22T13:54:26-04:00

INSPIRED: NORMAN ROCKWELL AND ERIK ERIKSON

INSPIRED: NORMAN ROCKWELL AND ERIK ERIKSON

June 8 through October 27, 2019

In February 1959, Norman Rockwell appeared on Edward R. Murrow’s celebrity interview show, Person to Person. For decades, Rockwell had painted wholesome scenes of American life, and Murrow interviewed Rockwell at his home in the bucolic small town of Stockbridge, Massachusetts. On the program, the artist described how much he and his family loved […]

INSPIRED: NORMAN ROCKWELL AND ERIK ERIKSON2019-07-11T11:42:43-04:00