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Norman Rockwell Museum Presents 'The Art and Wit of Rube Goldberg'

On view at the museum from March 2 through June 9, the exhibit will offer a revealing look at Goldberg's creativity through original comic strips from the 1930s, where the artist created his complicated machines, as well as later political cartoons and instructional materials from the Famous Artists School, which are now part of the permanent collection of Norman Rockwell Museum.

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Norman Rockwell Museum Presents 33rd Annual Berkshire County High School Art Show

Visitors will have the opportunity to meet the young artists and at 2:30 p.m. hear a lecture from acclaimed illustrator Gregory Manchess, whose work is also currently on view at the museum.

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Norman Rockwell Museum Names Chief Educator

Berle will officially join the museum on September 1, 2018, assuming a newly created senior-level position to lead the museumís education vision at a pivotal time of growth. In this position, she will build on the strengths of the museumís robust education program currently led by Chief Curator Stephanie Plunkett and Digital Learning Director Rich Bradway.

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George Lucas Buys Rockwell's 'Shuffleton's Barbershop'

Don Bacigalupi, director of the nonprofit museum, founded by George Lucas, told the The New York Times on Tuesday that the Norman Rockwell painting will be "one of the anchor works of our museum."

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Norman Rockwell Museum Announces New Research Fellows in American Illustration

Established to bring leading thinkers and fresh perspectives to the study of American illustration art between 1850 and the present, the Society of Fellows will explore the history and criticism of this understudied field, to more fully develop the language and discourse of an academic discipline devoted to published art.

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Norman Rockwell Museum Appoints Chief Philanthropy Officer

Spear will officially join Norman Rockwell Museum over the summer, assuming a newly created senior-level position to lead the museum's development efforts at a pivotal time of growth.

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Norman Rockwell Museum Welcomes New Board of Trustee Members

Douglas Clark, Audrey Friedner, Ramelle Pulitzer, and Ron Walter were elected as new trustees, starting this fall.

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Norman Rockwell Museum to Host Naturalization Ceremony

Berkshire County residents who immigrated to the country from around the world will be sworn-in as new naturalized United States citizens during a special ceremony to be held against the backdrop of Norman Rockwellís iconic Four Freedoms paintings.

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Citizens Group Protests Berkshire Museum's Planned Art Sale

Save the art, pause the sale. Save the art, pause the sale. That's what was chanted outside of the Berkshire Museum by close to 50 community members who want to halt the museum's plans to sell some 40 pieces of artwork in an effort to straighten out its finances. The Berkshire Museum has had a $1.1 million annual deficit and has crafted plans to completely revamp the museum. That, however, includes auctioning off some $50 million work of artwork.

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