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Rebecca Mongeon
Communications Coordinator​

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Institutional Backgrounder​​​

Current Exhibitions

2019–2020 Exhibition Season Press Rel​ease

Gordon Parks: The New Tide, Early Work 1940–1950
February 1–April 26, 2020​

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A Wildness Distant from Ourselves: Art and Ecology in 19th-Century America
September 1, 2019–July 31, 2020​
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Man Up! Visualizing Masculinity in 19th-Century America
December 21, 2019–April 5, 2020​
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​Upcoming Exhibitions

Wayfinding​: Contemporary Artists, Critical Dialogues, and the Sidney R. Knafel Map Collection
March 28–July 31, 2020

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​​​An Incomplete History of Photography: Civil War to Civil Rights​
March 24–July 31, 2020
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​​​​Past Is Prologue: History in Contemporary Art​
April 11–July 31, 2020
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​​​​Currents/Crosscurrents: American Art 1850–1950
May 16–July 31, 2020​​
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​Recent Announcements


February 6, 2020: Contemporary Artists at Addison Gallery of American Art Interpret Historical Map Collection through Six New Art Installations​

September 4, 2019: Jamie Kaplowitz Gibbons Appointed Head of Education at the ​Addison Gallery of American Art​​​

July 25, 2019: Addison Gallery of American Art Announces 2019–2020 Exhibition Program Exploring Social, Political, and Environmental Justice​​​

November 14, 2018: Harlem: In Situ Explores Art Inspired and Shaped by a Neighborhood That Has Been a Locus of Black Visual Culture for More Than a Century

November 14, 2018: Addison Presents Recently Rediscovered Photographs from the 1970s–1980s by John Goodman

October 12, 2018: Gordon Wilkins Appointed Associate Curator at the ​Addison Gallery of American Art

July 27, 2018: American Sculptor Paul Manship Celebrated At the Addison Gallery of American Art​​​​

July 27, ​2018: Photography Exhibition Illuminates Relationship Between the American Landscape and National Identity​

​​​February 20, 2018​: Exhibition Examines Evolution of ​Documentary Photography in the 20th Century​

February 8, 2018​: Exhibition Ex​​plores America’s Fascination with the Gun​

November 30, 2017: Exhibition Examines Merging of Eastern and We​stern ​Aesthetic Traditions in Contemporary Art Practice​

November 28, 2017: Susan Faxon Retires After 31 Years at Addison Gallery of American Art​

August 23, 2017: Mark Tobey: Threading Light, the first comprehensive retrospective of the artist’s work in 20 years, to open at the Addison Gallery November 4

August 8, 2017: Elaine Reichek and Jeanne Silverthorne to explore invisibility in a new collaborative project at the Addison this fall

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