Contemporary Art Exhibits

Writing on the Wall: Text-based Works from the Collection, Curated by Niagara University Faculty

March 4, 2018 - July 29, 2018

*Writing on the Wall: Text-based Works from the Collection, Curated by Niagara University Faculty** *means to highlight the potential dialogues between visual arts and academics, between museum and classroom, between image and text. Indeed, by combining image and text, the... Learn More »

The Lure of Niagara Highlights from the Charles Rand Penney Historical Niagara Falls Print Collection

February 18, 2018 - September 9, 2018

Introduction  It is believed that more prints were made of Niagara Falls before the twentieth century than of any other specific place, and The Charles Rand Penney Collection of Historical Niagara Falls Prints is the largest collection of this genre. Viewing... Learn More »

Of Their Time: Hudson River School to Postwar Modernism

January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2019

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 resources were particular concerns facing... Learn More »