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Loïs Mailou Jones’ Moon Masque

Loïs Mailou Jones’ “Moon Masque,” 1971, is a stunning piece of vibrant color and striking design. Masklike profiles and designs drawn from Ethiopian textiles surround a papier-mâché replica of a heart-shaped white Kwele mask from Zaire.

Though stylized, the faces …

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A List of Resources and Organizations Fighting Racism and Supporting Equality.

As we bear witness to protests across the nation, calling for justice and equity, we are encouraging our members and readers to learn about racial inequality, historical injustice, and take action. We have compiled a list of the following resources:…

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Letter from Director/CEO Anne Kraybill

Dear Friends, 

This has been a difficult time for Americans. The recent murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery have the country reeling in pain and demanding justice and equity. The COVID-19 pandemic has made even more transparent

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Art Madness March Madness

Just because March Madness was cancelled, doesn’t mean you can’t win bragging rights by creating the best bracket!

Participate in #ArtMadness, a tournament pitting 16 of our staff’s favorite artworks against each other! Download your Art Madness Bracket, print …

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A Message from the Director

Dear Friends, It is hard to believe what has transpired in one week since we announced our temporary closure. I think we are all realizing that the effects of COVID-19 will affect our daily lives for much longer than anticipated. …

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Can you name 5 Women Artists? We can!

If you can’t or are struggling to do so, it’s because conventionally women have been dramatically underrepresented in museums, galleries, and auction houses.

According to a joint investigation by artnet News and In Other Words, just 11% of all acquisitions …

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Museum Shop Holiday Gift Guide

Struggling with what gifts to get your loved ones this year? Look no further! Stop by the Museum Shop and shop a lovely selection of home décor, handcrafted jewelry, handwoven scarves, holiday ornaments, elegant accessories and more, many of which …

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3 Things You Can’t Miss at The Westmoreland This Fall!

As the air gets crisper, the temperature gets chillier and the leaves start to turn glorious shades of red, yellow and orange, The Westmoreland has planned some fall happenings that simply shouldn’t be missed! Below is our top 3 list …

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