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Current Exhibitions

Sunday, July 13, 2014 to Sunday, June 28, 2015

An exhibition of 15 botanically inspired luxury textiles drawn from CMA’s exemplary collection.

Sunday, September 7, 2014 to Sunday, February 22, 2015

Epic Systems: Three Monumental Paintings by Jennifer Bartlett will bring together Bartlett’s most ambitious works in an installation that spans the entirety of her significant career.

Saturday, October 4, 2014 to Sunday, January 25, 2015

Famed landscape painter Frederic Church (1826-1900) had a long-standing love affair with the natural beauty of Maine. Over the course of three decades, he visited often, creating intimately scaled sketches in a variety of media that served to inspire his major works.

Saturday, October 11, 2014 to Sunday, January 4, 2015

Influenced by the Harlem Renaissance, Jacob Lawrence (1917–2000) believed that art should be a quest for both personal and communal identity, a philosophy he advocated throughout his long and distinguished career.

Saturday, October 11, 2014 to Saturday, January 17, 2015

The first institutional solo exhibition in 20 years, Julia Wachtel features the works for which she became known, in addition to recent paintings.

Saturday, October 11, 2014 to Saturday, January 17, 2015

Anicka Yi creates art that poetically speaks to the experience of everyday life and the things that govern it.

Sunday, October 19, 2014 to Sunday, January 11, 2015

Through 167 photographs and illustrated books, the Raymond collection tells two stories: one of a radical moment in early twentieth-century art and the other of an impassioned collector whose adventurous spirit and vision harmonized perfectly with his subject.

Sunday, December 14, 2014 to Sunday, April 26, 2015

This exhibition, comprised primarily of work from the museum’s collection, examines some of the ways photography has been used to construct identities, whether fact or fiction.

Monday, December 15, 2014 to Sunday, March 1, 2015

Although video art emerged in the 1960s with the advent of video recording devices, the medium gained traction as its ascendance coincided with the increased importance of television within daily life, which forever changed the ways in which images were distributed, consumed, and eventually reconstituted. Five Pioneers brings together landmark works by artists who helped pioneer the medium of video art.