The KIDS ROCKWELL Art Lab is now open - click through to learn more about all the offering for youth and families at The Rockwell!

No Spectators!


The Art of Burning Man


Virtual Reality Exhibition


The Smithsonian American Art Museum, in partnership with Intel, is sending the digitized wonder of No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man on the road.

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New Acquisition On View


Pueblo Warriors Jar


by Jason Garcia


Jason Garcia has frequently turned to the subject of the 1680 Pueblo Revolt for inspiration in his works, casting the rebellion in a comic book format and making a painful episode in American history accessible to a wider audience, especially young people.

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Now on View:


Audubon in the


Exotic West


Best known for his groundbreaking work in The Birds of America series, the noted artist and naturalist John James Audubon (1785-1851) traveled up the Missouri River to undertake a second, equally ambitious project – creating a definitive study of the mammals of North America.

now on view

Rockwell After Dark:


A Masquerade Gala


Tickets Now On Sale


Cut a rug to big band sounds and sample signature cocktails. Indulge in delicious hors d’oeuvres and cool off after dancing on The Rockwell’s moonlit terrace.

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Who We Are
Visitors to The Rockwell explore art about the American experience — the people, land and ideas that shape America through the eyes of American artists.

Education Through Art

The Rockwell is more than “just” a museum — we’re a citizen of the Corning community, bringing arts into local schools and onto our streets, telling stories about the American experience through art.

See Our Impact In The Community

Upcoming Events

  • October 26

    Urban Arts Crawl | No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man

    5-8 p.m. | Free and open to the public

    The Smithsonian American Art Museum, in partnership with Intel, is sending the digitized wonder of No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man on the road.

    Learn More
  • October 27

    Rockwell After Dark: Masquerade Gala

    8 - 11 p.m. | Tickets on sale September 1, 2018

    This biennial event is designed to generate income for Museum educational programming that in turn, helps the Museum provide service back to our community. There are a limited number of tickets, so purchase early and don’t miss out!

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  • October 27

    No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man | Virtual Reality Exhibit

    9 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Saturday & Sunday Only | Included with Museum admission

    The Smithsonian American Art Museum, in partnership with Intel, is sending the digitized wonder of No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man on the road.

    Learn More
  • Visit The Rockwell’s Historic Building
    The Rockwell Museum is located in the very heart of Corning, just steps from the shops on Market Street, in the historic 1893 former city hall.  Find out more about our building, a work of art in its own right, and how to plan a visit of your own. Plan Your Visit