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Kristin A. Swain to Retire as Executive Director of The Rockwell Museum with Over 40 Years of Dedicated Service

Artist Marie Watt Returns to New York for Convention Days in Seneca Falls

June 29, 2017 | June 29, 2017 Proto-feminist Seneca Artist Marie Watt, whose most recent work is now on view here at The Rockwell Museum, will return to the Finger Lakes this summer to …

Happy Trails, Lin McLean!

May 31, 2017 | May 30, 2017 The Met Requests Rockwell Museum’s Famous Remington Painting for NYC Exhibition The Rockwell Museum is pleased to announce that The Metropolitan Museum of Art has requested Frederic …

Introducing Design of 2017 Alley Art Project Mural

May 19, 2017 | May 19, 2017 After several months of studying, painting, and thoughtful planning, we’re pleased to announce the design concept of the 2017 Alley Art Mural. This year, students studied and drew …

Announcing 2016 Gingerbread Invitational Community Choice Award Winner

January 12, 2017 | The Gingerbread Invitational is a fun, artful gingerbread competition and exhibition with a focus on historic landmarks and architecture in the beloved region surrounding historic Corning, NY.   Community voters echoed …

Deadline Extended: Blanket Drive

January 12, 2017 | Give your blanket, share your story, and be part of artist Marie Watt’s Blanket Stories installation The Rockwell Museum and artist Marie Watt invite you to submit a blanket that will become …

Black and white photo of Martin Luther King Jr. waving to a crowd at the Washington Monument in Washington DC
Free Admission to Corning Museums on January 16, MLK Day

January 11, 2017 | Looking for something to do for Martin Luther King Jr. Day? The Rockwell Museum and Corning Museum of Glass (CMoG) invite you to spend your day off exploring the museums …

Announcing 2016 Gingerbread Invitational Winners

December 2, 2016 | The Rockwell Museum is pleased to announce the winners of the Second Annual Gingerbread Invitational − an artful gingerbread competition and exhibition with a focus on historic landmarks and architecture …

Rockwell Museum Names New Executive Director

November 3, 2016 | November 3,2016 | The Rockwell Museum in Corning New York has named Brian Lee Whisenhunt its new executive director.  Whisenhunt will begin in early January 2017 as director of The Rockwell, …

Senator O’Mara Presents 40th Anniversary Proclamation to The Rockwell Museum

October 20, 2016 | October 19, 2016 – In recognition of The Rockwell Museum’s 40th Anniversary, Senator Tom O’Mara and Assemblyman Phil Palmesano presented a 40th-anniversary proclamation during a reception Wednesday in Corning. The …

Kristin A. Swain to Retire as Executive Director of The Rockwell Museum with Over 40 Years of Dedicated Service

October 17, 2016 | October 17, 2016 | The longtime executive director of The Rockwell Museum has announced her plans to retire.  Kristin A. Swain, who has shepherded The Rockwell through two major reinventions, …