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Archive of McMullen Museum Exhibitions by Period

Archive by Date of Exhibition | Archive by Region of Exhibition

Period of exhibtion: Ancient | Medieval | Renaissance | Baroque | 18th Century | 19th Century | Modern | Contemporary

Ancient
Tree of Paradise: Jewish Mosaics from the Roman Empire
February 17 – June 8, 2008
 
  Dura Europos: Crossroads of Antiquity
February 5—June 5, 2011
 
Medieval
Memory and the Middle Ages
February 17 - May 23,1995
 
Fragmented Devotion: Medieval Objects from the Schnütgen Museum, Cologne
February 6 - May 22, 2000
 
Éire|Land
February 2 - May 19, 2003
 
Secular/Sacred: 11th- to 16th- Century Works
February 19-June 4, 2006
 
  Cosmophilia
September 1–December 31, 2006
 
Renaissance
North East: The Gothic and Byzantine Influence on Early Italian Renaissance Art, from the Collection of the Mount Holyoke College Museum
June 14 - September 24, 2000
 
Baroque
Saints and Sinners: Caravaggio and the Baroque Image
February 1 - May 24, 1999
 
  Portugal, Jesuits, and Japan
February 16–June 2, 2013
 
18th Century
Art and Literature
June 23 - September 20, 1998
 
  Hand-Held Delight: The Eighteenth-Century Fan
June 14 - September 24, 2000
 
  Éire|Land
February 2 - May 19, 2003
 
  The Power of Conversation: Jewish Women and Their Salons
August 22–December 4, 2005
 
  Making History: Antiquaries in Britain
February 6-June 6, 2010
 
19th Century
  Protection, Power and Display: Shields of Island Southeast Asia and Melanesia
October 6 - December 10, 1995
 
 

J. M. W. Turner and the Romantic Vision of the Holy Land and the Bible
October 8 - December 15, 1996

 
  Imaging Meiji: Emperor and Era, 1868-1912, Japanese Woodblock Prints from the Collection of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf
October 4 - December 6, 1998
 
  In a Perfect World: Bermuda in the Context of American Landscape Painting
May 16 - September 15, 2002
 
  Cowboys, Indians, & the Big Picture
October 6 - December 8, 2002
 
Abyssinia, 1867-1868: Artists on Campaign
June 11 - September 7, 2003
 
  Fernand Khnopff
September 19 - December 5, 2004
 
  The Power of Conversation: Jewish Women and Their Salons
August 22–December 4, 2005
 
A New Key: Modern Belgian Art from the Simon Collection
February 10-July 22, 2007
 
  First Hand: Civil War Era Drawings from the Becker Collection
September 5-December 13, 2009
 
  Making History: Antiquaries in Britain
February 6-June 6, 2010
 
  Rural Ireland: The Inside Story
February 10-June 3, 2012
 
  Courbet: Mapping Realism
September 1–December 8, 2013
 
Modern
  America's Eye: Irish Paintings from the collection of Brian P. Burns
January 26 - May 19, 1996
 
  Visionary States: Surrealist Prints from The Gilbert Kaplan Collection
January 18 - May 17, 1998
 
  Françoise Gilot, 1940-1950
June 14 - September 24, 2000
 
Edvard Munch: Psyche, Symbol and Expression
February 5 - May 21, 2001
 
André Masson: Inside Outside Surrealism
January 28 - April 28, 2002
 
  In a Perfect World: Bermuda in the Context of American Landscape Painting
May 16 - September 15, 2002
 
  Reclaiming a Lost Generation: German Self-Portraits from the Feldberg Collection
October 6 - December 8, 2002
 
Éire|Land
February 2 - May 19, 2003
 
Matta: Making the Invisible Visible
February 1 - May 18, 2004
 
  Fernand Khnopff
September 19 - December 5, 2004
 
Accommodations of Desire: Surrealist Works on Paper Collected by Julien Levy
January 15–March 24, 2005
 
  The Power of Conversation: Jewish Women and Their Salons
August 22–December 4, 2005
 
  Pollock Matters
September 1-December 9, 2007
 
A New Key: Modern Belgian Art from the Simon Collection
February 10-July 22, 2007
 
  Mystic Masque: Semblance and Reality in Georges Rouault, 1871-1958
August 30-December 7, 2008
 
  Paul Klee: Philosophical Vision; From Nature to Art
September 1-December 9, 2012
 
Contemporary
  A Shadow Born of Earth: New Photography in Mexico
June 5 - September 15, 1996
 
Original Visions: Shifting the Paradigm, Women's Art 1970-1996
January 26 - May 18, 1997
 
  In Print: Contemporary Artists at the Vinalhaven Press
June 18 - September 14, 1997
 
  Re/Dressing Cathleen: Contemporary Works from Irish Women Artists
October 5 - December 7, 1997
 
  Artists at Boston College: Celebrating 25 Years of Excellence in the Visual Arts
June 16 - September 12, 1999
 
  Irish Art Now: From the Poetic to the Political
October 1 - December 12, 1999
 
  Forbidden Art: The Postwar Russian Avant-Garde
October 15 - December 10, 2000
 
  House: Charged Space
June 11 - September 16, 2001
 
  Hope [Photographs]
September 30 - December 9, 2001
 
Éire|Land
February 2 - May 19, 2003
 
  Cowboys, Indians, & the Big Picture
October 6 - December 8, 2002
 
  Common Ground: Photographers in the Street
June 11 - September 7, 2003
 
  Ancient Microworlds
June 11 - September 7, 2003
 
  Reflections in Black: Art and Activism, African American Photographs from the Smithsonian Institution
September 26 - December 7, 2003
 
Matta: Making the Invisible Visible
February 1 - May 18, 2004
 
  Refigured
June 14 - August 29, 2004
 
  Sarah Westlake
June 14 - August 29, 2004
 
  GONE: Site-specific Works by Dorothy Cross
April 14–July 12, 2005
 
  TREE: A New Vision of the American Forest
April 14–July 12, 2005
 
  The Book as Art: Artists' books from the National Gallery of Women in the Arts
February 14-May 31, 2009
 
  Literary Lives: Portraits from the Crawford Art Gallery and Abbey Theatre, Ireland
September 4—December 5, 2010