The Addison's collection numbers over 20,000 objects. While the galleries can only accommodate a fraction of the collection, virtually the entire collection is accessible through the Museum Learning Center.

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Collection

Recent Exhibitions

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Browse below to view groups of objects sorted by current and past exhibitions based on the Addison's permanent collection.

Spring 2021: Learning to Look: The Addison at 90

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Fall 2020: Currents/Crosscurrents

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Fall 2020: Robert Frank - The Americans

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Fall 2020: To Make Visible: Art and Activism, 1980-2000

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Fall 2020: An Incomplete History of Photography: Civil War to Civil Rights

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Winter 2020: Man Up! Visualizing Masculinity in 19th-Century America

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Winter 2020: Expanding the Narrative: Recent Acquisitions

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Fall 2019: A Wildness Distant from Ourselves: Art and Ecology in Nineteenth-Century America

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Winter 2019: In and Out of Place

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Spring 2019: Harlem Heroes

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Fall 2018: 4 x 4

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Fall 2018: Contemplating the View: American Landscape Photographs

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Fall 2018: The Body: Concealing and Revealing

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Ongoing: Ship Models

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