Exhibitions

  • Please note: The Krieble Gallery is currently closed while we install our next exhibition, opening October 1. The historic house and grounds remain open and Admission is reduced to $5.

Current Exhibitions

October 1, 2022 - May 14, 2023

Dreams and Memories

Dreams and Memories, an exploration of historic and contemporary art from the Museum’s permanent collection, considers these themes as drivers of artistic creativity and expressions of powerful forces in American society.

Dreams and memories both manifest and generate ideas, perhaps no more powerfully than in art. Through works by such artists as Edmund Greacen, Mary Knollenberg, Willard Metcalf, Charles Ethan Porter, Winfred Rembert, and Bessie Potter Vonnoh, the exhibition explores these ideas through themes such as reverie, surrealism, identity formation, religion, social action, historical memory, and the American dream.

Image: Winfred Rembert (­1945–2021), Cotton Pickers, 28 x 35 in. Dye on carved and tooled leather, Purchase
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Ongoing

An American Place: The Art Colony at Old Lyme

During the first two decades of the 20th century, the village of Old Lyme, Connecticut was the setting for one of the largest and most significant art colonies in America.

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Past Exhibitions

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Online Exhibitions

Virtual tour of special exhibition Dana Sherwood: Animal Appetites and Other Encounters in Wildness

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Virtual tour of special exhibition New London County Quilts & Bed Covers, 1750-1825

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Virtual Tour of special exhibition Revisiting America: The Prints of Currier & Ives

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Virtual Tour of special exhibition Social & Solitary: Reflections on Art, Isolation, and Renewal,

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Virtual Tour of special exhibitions Expanding Horizons: Celebrating 20 Years of the Hartford Steam Boiler Collection and Centennial of the Lyme Art Association Gallery

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Expandiendo Horizontes: Celebrando los 20 años de la colección de calderas de vapor de Hartford

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Virtual Tour of special exhibition Fresh Fields: American Impressionist Landscapes

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Virtual Tour of the Florence Griswold House

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Virtual tour of the special exhibition "Nothing More American"

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Virtual tour Jennifer Angus Griswold House Installation

Silver Wings and Golden Scales

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Dear Dear Husband

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With a Needle & Brush

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The Exacting Eye of Walker Evans

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Woodrow & Ellen Axson Wilson in Old Lyme

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