Upcoming exhibitions

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Gatecrashers: The Rise of the Self-Taught Artist in America

This exhibition explores how, after World War I, artists without formal training “crashed the gates” of major museums in the United States, diversifying the art world across lines of race, ethnicity, class, ability, and gender.

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Forests of Symbols

This installation of five paintings shows the Symbolism movement’s influence as it developed in this country from the early to mid-twentieth century.

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Gavin Benjamin: Break Down and Let It All Out

The inaugural project of the Museum’s new contemporary series in its historic paneled rooms, Gavin Benjamin: Break Down and Let It All Out combines the installation of a domestic space owned by a fictional Black family for nearly 250 years…

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ACTION/ABSTRACTION REDEFINED: MODERN NATIVE ART, 1945-1975

Comprising 52 paintings, sculptures, and works on paper by 32 artists, Action/Abstraction Redefined: Modern Native Art, 1945–1975 is the first major traveling exhibition to explore the innovation and experimentation of […]

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Permanent collection

The Westmoreland’s expansive collection of American art with a strong focus on the art and artists of Southwestern Pennsylvania is always available in the Museum’s permanent collection galleries. There is always something new to discover!

Two people looking at hung art at The Westmoreland