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Blistering Vision: Charles E. Burchfield’s

Sublime American Landscapes

On view through May 9, 2021

Blistering Vision: Charles E. Burchfield’s Sublime American Landscapes brings together sketches and paintings of the New York landscape and turn of the century industry.

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a circle, a line, an arc

by Elaine K. Ng

Elaine K. Ng is an artist whose work explores the physical and psychological structures of site. Ng used bamboo, sassafras, cotton thread and rice paper to create a cloud-like experience as visitors enter and exit the Museum.

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AIDS’ Dark Terrain:

Woodblock Prints of Robin Tichane

On View January 9

Utilizing the American landscape as both a metaphor and lens, AIDS’ Dark Terrain illustrates Robin Tichane’s spiritual and intellectual journey in the midst a global pandemic. This series of woodcut prints, created at the height of the AIDS pandemic, encapsulates Tichane’s experience and perspective as an HIV+ artist as well...

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Art Lab Now Open

By Reservation

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In order to keep our visitors safe, we will be limiting visitors to family and friend groups or ‘pods’. That means you’ll have the place to yourselves!

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

Plan Your Visit

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 details on pricing, parking, tours, accommodations and anything else you need to plan a visit to The Rockwell.


Upcoming Events

  • April 22

    Members-Only | Happy Hour with the Director

    5:30 - 6:15 pm | Online Program

    Join Brian Lee Whisenhunt for a virtual happy hour as he discusses "Carry it Forward" by Melanie Yazzie and then teaches you how to make a delicious cocktail inspired by the artwork.

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  • April 29

    Livestream Environments Examined Lecture | Forces of Nature: A Conversation with Nora Atkinson and Emily Zilber

    5:30 - 6:30 p.m. | Advance reservations recommended

    Take a deep dive into Forces of Nature: Renwick Invitational 2020. The exhibition focuses on four artists whose creative engagement with the natural world allows us to explore what it means to be human.

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  • May 5

    Members-Only Hours

    5 - 7 p.m. | Members-Only

    Rockwell Museum members and their guests are invited to explore the Museum after hours to see many new works on view.

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  • The Rockwell Museum is located on the ancestral land of the Seneca, one of the six Nations that comprise the Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) Confederacy. We recognize the many legacies of displacement, migration and settlement that bring us together here. Learn More