Future Exhibitions

July 7 – October 27, 2019 | BOWMAN GALLERY

My Friend Eric Rohmann

©2005 by Eric Rohmann, National Center For Children's Illustrated Literature

©2005 by Eric Rohmann, National Center For Children’s Illustrated Literature

This exhibition includes oil, watercolor, and relief print illustrations by Caldecott Award winning artist Eric Rohmann. Rohmann, a children’s storybook illustrator, earned both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in studio art from Illinois State University. This retrospective features artwork from Rohmann’s first book, Time Flies, to his most recent, Oh, No!
This exhibition is organized and circulated by the National Center for Children’s Illustrated Literature (NCCIL), Abilene, Texas. Sponsored in part by Rick and Sue Parker.




American Narratives

Works selected for this exhibition in the newly refurbished Smith, Mason, and Thieblot Galleries will parallel the historical events and cultural innovations of America from the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries. Apart from masterworks currently on view, an expanded range of WCMFA collection highlights will be featured, most notably portraits by the Peales, Ralph Earl, and Martin Johnson Heade; landscapes by Asher B. Durand, Worthington Whittredge, and Ralph Blakelock; historical and genre works by Daniel Ridgeway Knight, Eastman Johnson, John George Brown, Kenyon Cox, and William Sartain; still life compositions by Severin Roesen, Richard La Barre Goodwin, and Andrew Way; and sculptures by Emily Clayton Bishop, John Rogers, Charles Marion Russell, and, Anna Hyatt Huntington. Through a series of focused exhibits, stylistic, compositional, and thematic links will be explored among selected oil paintings and key works on paper. Watercolors, drawings, prints, and photographs will be displayed by renowned American artists such as John James Audubon, Matthew Brady, Thomas Moran, Frederick Arthur Bridgman, Thomas Wilmer Dewing, Winslow Homer, Julian Alden Weir, and Childe Hassam. This installation will also feature Native-American works, African sculptures, Tiffany glass, miniatures, and a range of other objects from different cultures that reflect the experiences of immigrants to the United States.

November 10, 2019 – January 26, 2020 | BOWMAN GALLERY

Old Master Drawings & Prints: Selections from the Perry Collection

Drawn from the Spence and Cinda Perry Collection, this exhibition will display a selection of prints from the 16th-18th centuries by artists such as Albrecht Dürer, Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Hendrick Goltzius, Rembrandt van Rijn, Jacques Callot, and Francisco Goya. These works of art will permit visitors to gain further insight into Christian imagery and beliefs of the period, early modern allegory and politics, the revival of classical principles and mythology, and the natural environment.

February 2 – April 5, 2020 | BOWMAN & GROH GALLERIES

Old Master Drawings & Prints: Selections from the Perry Collection

An exhibition at the WCMFA for over 86 years, artworks in all media will be featured and selected through a juried process. Organized by the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts.

June 7 – September 6, 2020 | GROH GALLERY

Women Artists

This exhibition will feature a broad range of 20th and 21st century paintings, prints, photographs, and sculptures by women artists drawn from the WCMFA’s collection and other area museums. Works will be featured by Helen Levitt, Sally Mann, Käthe Kollwitz, Anni Albers, Helen Frankenthaler, Nancy Spero, Dorothy Dehner, Amalie Rothschild, Judy Chicago, Katija Oxman, and Ellen Lanyon.