Current Exhibits

Vernacular Architecture: Frontier Building in Niagara County

July 21, 2019 - April 12, 2020

Frontier Building: Vernacular Architecture in Niagara County is a multi-year project organized by the Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University’s Folk Arts Program. This project seeks to develop a representative survey of commonplace architecture in... Read More →

Introduction to Folk Arts - Permanent Exhibition

July 7, 2019 - July 3, 2022

What is folk art? In this exhibition, explore the different ways we make, experience, and use folk art in our everyday life. Featuring works from the museum’s Folk Arts Collection, learn more about how we... Read More →

Of Their Time: Hudson River School to Postwar Modernism

January 1, 2016 - December 20, 2020

From the Industrial Revolution (1820-1870) to the end of World War II (1945), the 19th and 20th centuries were transformative years for America.  Expansion of empire, urban growth, technological innovation and the protection of natural... Read More →