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Addison Gallery interior view

News & Press

Press contact: Rebecca MongeonCommunications Coordinatorrmongeon@andover.edu About the Addison Gallery of American Art: Institutional Backgrounder Photography in the galleries Image use and access for collection objects

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Phillips Academy class visits the Addison

Phillips Academy Programs

The Addison Gallery serves as an active center for inspiration, discussion, debate, and critical thinking for students, staff, faculty, and families on campus. In addition

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Addison Gallery of American Art in Andover, June 1, 2022. (Photo by Yoon S. Byun)

Collection F.A.Q.s

Winslow Homer, Eight Bells, 1886 Siah Armajani, CBE, Elements #15, 1987-1988 Cara Romero, Naomi from First American Girl, 2017 Appraisals and Authentications As a non-profit

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Exhibition installation view

About the Collection

The Addison Gallery of American Art has one of the most important collections of American art in the country. The museum’s founding collection included major

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Gallery view of Past Is Prologue: History in Contemporary Art, Spring 2022

Ways to Give

Photo: Yoon S. Byun Photo: Jessie Wallner Your support of the Addison assists us with all our adventurous programming—our range of ever-changing exhibitions, expansion of

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Curator Tessa Hite presents a gallery tour to Friends of the Addison

Become a Member

The Addison Gallery of American Art is a national cultural treasure offering visitors an opportunity to explore the breadth and depth of American art through

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Staff

Mailing Address:Addison Gallery of American ArtPhillips Academy180 Main StreetAndover, MA 01810 Main Phone Number: 978.749.4015 Main Email: addison@andover.edu David FreilachDirector of Developmentdfreilach@andover.edu Anna GesingAdministrative Assistant

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Addison Gallery of American Art in Andover, June 1, 2022. (Photo by Yoon S. Byun)

Plan Your Visit

Photo: Yoon S. Byun Hours and Admission The Addison Gallery of American Art, which is free and open to the public, is located in a stand-alone building on

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Phillips Academy Summer Session class, 2022

School/Class Visits

Opened in 1931, the Addison Gallery was the gift of Phillips Academy alumnus Thomas Cochran, who envisioned a museum that would “enrich permanently” the lives

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View of the Addison Gallery exterior, c. 1940s

Mission & History

Photos: Yoon S. Byun About the Addison The Addison Gallery’s collection of American art is one of the most comprehensive in the world, including more

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