Press Releases

The Westmoreland Museum of American Art to Open New Café  

GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (March 14, 2019) – On Sat., March 30, The Westmoreland Museum of American Art opens Café Marchand. A partnership with French Express, the café will offer a rotating menu of hot […]

The Westmoreland Celebrates Native American Art and Culture 

Spring photography exhibit and series of events will look at the effects of colonialism while highlighting Native American art and culture. GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (Feb. 25, 2019) – This spring, visitors […]

Free Museum Memberships Now Available for Educators  

GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (January 22, 2019) – The Westmoreland Museum of American Art is saying thanks to K-12 educators in Westmoreland County for their important work through a new free membership program. As an […]

Rhonda Madden Joins The Westmoreland as Director of Advancement

GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (January 11, 2019) – The Westmoreland Museum of American Art welcomes Rhonda Madden as the organization’s Director of Advancement. In this role, Madden will be responsible for all […]

The Westmoreland Announces 2019 Exhibitions

GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (December 27, 2018) – The Westmoreland Museum of American Art has announced the exhibitions set to be featured in the Museum’s Cantilever Gallery throughout 2019. “2019 provides such an […]

Stunning Textile Work on Display in Circular Abstractions: Bull's Eye Quilts at The Westmoreland

Anne Anderson, Orbit, Cotton, 79 x 78.5 inches GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (November 20, 2018) – Circular Abstractions: Bull’s Eye Quilts, a touring exhibition that features some of the best machine-piecing and quilting being […]

The Westmoreland Partners with Local Organizations for Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Event

GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (September 10, 2018) – BYOB (Bring Your Own Box), a two-day hunger and homelessness awareness event, will be held at The Westmoreland Museum of American Art on September […]

The Westmoreland Expands Art Happens Project to Jeannette

About Art Happens Art Happens is an interactive public art project developed by The Westmoreland Museum of American Art and located in Greensburg’s central business district. In partnership with the Greensburg Community Development Corporation […]

The Westmoreland Features Contemporary Art from 58 Local Teaching Artists with Latest Exhibition

GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (July 19, 2018) – Artists Who Teach, an exhibition featuring contemporary artworks by 58 teaching artists from colleges and universities in southwestern Pennsylvania, will be on view at The […]

Anne Kraybill Named New Director of The Westmoreland

GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (June 27, 2018) – The Westmoreland Museum of American Art announces that Anne Kraybill will become the Museum’s new Richard M. Scaife Director/CEO beginning August 20. Kraybill, who […]

The Westmoreland Acquires Three Works Thanks to McKenna Foundation Gift in Honor of Judith O'Toole

GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (June 22, 2018) – The Westmoreland Museum of American Art has acquired three works of art purchased by Richard M. Scaife Director/CEO Judith O’Toole using funds donated by the […]

"Analog Scroll" Honored Today at Americans for the Arts Annual Convention in Denver

Greensburg public artwork by artist Janet Zweig was commissioned by The Westmoreland Museum of American Art GREENSBURG, Pennsylvania (June 15, 2018) – Analog Scroll, a public artwork in Greensburg commissioned […]