Middlebury College Museum of Art


Current Exhibitions

Galleries Now Open for Everyone

WE ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE that as of April 15 the museum is open to all visitors, no reservations required. In accordance with current Middlebury College guidelines, masks are optional but encouraged.

Text ⇆ Image

May 27–August 7, 2022
Visual artists have explored the relationships between words, text, meaning, and imagery for millennia. This exhibition—organized in conjunction with the centennial celebrations of Middlebury’s Bread Loaf School of English—features some of those relationships.

Contemporary to Classical: Highlights from the New Collection Handbook

January 28–August 7, 2022
This exhibit features more than forty works from the museum’s new permanent collection handbook. Objects range from modern to ancient and include prints, photographs, paintings, and sculpture. Among the artists represented are Derrick Adams, Banksy, Judy Chicago, Robert Gober, Fairfield Porter, Medardo Rosso, Anna Stanchi, Paul Strand, Edmund de Waal, and William Zorach.

Into the Screen: Digital Art from teamLab

January 28–August 7, 2022
Founded in 2001 by Toshiyuki Inoko, teamLab is a Tokyo-based collaboration of more than 500 designers, engineers, and technologists with a shared mission to integrate art, technology, and nature. This exhibition highlights a singular immersive digital experience by teamLab and the traditional seventeenth- to twentieth-century screens and prints that inspired it.

Permanent Collection Galleries

Ongoing, First Floor Galleries
This new installation of Middlebury’s art collection invites visitors to join a conversation sparked by objects created throughout time and around the globe. Arranged thematically to highlight similarities as well as differences across cultures, the reinstalled galleries represent steps in the ongoing journey toward a more inclusive and accessible presentation of the many stories art can tell.