Highlights: States of Becoming

Kathryn Findlay is best known for houses that use volume and materials in unorthodox ways. For this villa in Qatar, she designed a monolithic concrete structure hollowed out by a succession of cave-like rooms.  The model is made to show quadrants and horizontal layers in sections so that the interior can be examined in multiple ways.

CMOA’s Miniature Gallery

Did you know that the museum’s teeniest, tiniest rooms are tucked between two of the biggest? See the amber glow emanating from the dark portal behind the gothic cathedral? Let’s check it out!

Rescuing a Painting Damaged By Fire

What does it take to rescue a painting damaged by fire? Watch our video and learn about everything that went into the restoration of Sir Joshua Reynolds’s portrait.

Neoclassical Artworks at CMOA

During the 18th century, artists found inspiration in the art and culture of Ancient Greece and Rome, sparked by archeological discoveries at Pompeii and Herculaneum. Enjoy this Tour Tuesday feature, and then come see the gallery in person!

An-My Lê’s Small Wars

Explore works An-My Lê: On Contested Terrain, on view at the museum now! The show features seven distinct series from Lê’s career, including Small Wars, the focus of this post.

Restoring A Still Life

For today’s Tour Tuesday we’re taking you behind the scenes with our Paintings Conservator, Ellen Baxter, as she restores

Unlocking the Medals Cabinet

Take a video tour of David Roentgen’s Medals Cabinet as our Alan G. and Jane A. Lehman Curator of Decorative Arts and Design, Rachel Delphia, unlocks its secrets.

Tour CMOA’s Sculpture Court

Take a video tour through our peaceful Sculpture Court, guided by Hannah Turpin, CMOA’s Curatorial Assistant for Modern and Contemporary Art and Photography.

Tour CMOA’s Bruce Chair Wall

Have a seat and enjoy a digital tour of our iconic Bruce Chair Wall, guided by Rachel Delphia, our Alan G. and Jane A. Lehman Curator of Decorative Arts and Design.