Museum of Art

Museum of Art Museum of Art

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The Museum of Art is open to the public and free of charge. Closed on Mondays and national holidays.

Current Exhibitions

 African/American: Two Centuries of Portraits

African/American: Two Centuries of Portraits

, Becker Gallery

The exhibition features outstanding portraits of and by leading African American artists from prior to slavery’s abolition in the United States to today.

Assyria to America

Assyria to America

, Walker Gallery, Assyrian Gallery

"Assyria to America" examines the ancient and modern histories of Bowdoin’s six reliefs from ancient Nimrud.

Emerging Modernisms, American and European Art, 1900–1950

Emerging Modernisms, American and European Art, 1900–1950

, Shaw Ruddock Gallery

This overview of Bowdoin’s collection of artwork from the first half of the twentieth century addresses the development of new visual languages and new philosophical sensibilities as artists explore how to render the ineffable tangible.

Chinese Ceramics, Jades, and Paintings

Chinese Ceramics, Jades, and Paintings

, Markell Gallery

Rarely seen masterpieces from Bowdoin’s collection offer insights into the materials, technologies, and changing tastes that shaped Chinese art over the past five centuries.


Upcoming Exhibitions