Bohemian Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement and Oscar Wilde’s Newport
March 24, 2018 - November 4, 2018
Bohemian Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement and Oscar Wilde’s Newport celebrates the ideas embodied by the artists, poets and thinkers popular during the Aesthetic Movement (1870-1890), an important era of artistic experimentation here and abroad. The exhibition will feature a selection of furniture, ceramics, wallpaper, glass, silver, paintings and costume illuminating the tenets of this “art for art’s sake” movement personified by its most influential impresario Oscar Wilde.
Bill Cunningham: Facades
December 2, 2018 - March 1, 2019
Celebrating the creative intersection of fashion and architecture through the lens of a visionary photographer, this exhibition explores Cunningham's project documenting the architectural riches and fashion history of Newport York City. Read more