Illustration Exhibitions

Illustration Exhibitions


This listing includes exhibits at Rockwell Center’s partner institutions and illustration exhibits institutions around the country.

Edward Hopper: Art for Commerce

Norman Rockwell Museum
June 7, 2014 through October 26, 2014

Edward Hopper (1882 – 1967); [Men Seated at Café Table], (1906). Transparent and opaque watercolor, pen and ink, brush and ink, and graphite pencil on paper; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Josephine N. Hopper Bequest 70.1348 © Heirs of Josephine N. [...]

Illustration Partners

Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford, PA

Cabinet of American Illustration, Library of Congress, Washington, DC

Center for Historic American Visual Culture, American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, MA

Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE

The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, Amherst, MA

Farnsworth Museum, Rockport, ME

Geppi’s Entertainment Museum, Baltimore, MD

Hallmark Cards, Kansas City, MO

The Illustrated Gallery, Fort Washington, PA

Illustration House, New York, NY

The Kelly Collection of American Illustration, Great Falls, VA

National Museum of American Illustration in Newport, [...]

Collections and Partners

Tony Sarg (1880-1942)| Laughing Lion (1930)| watercolor on paper| Brandywine River Museum Collection, gift of Jane Collette Wilcox.

The Rockwell Center is a network of prominent museums, distinguished collections, institutional partners, and scholarly resources, whose common interest is American illustration art and visual studies.

American Illustration Collections and Network Partners:

Please note: This is a partial list.

Brandywine River MuseumChadds Ford, PennsylvaniaAmerican illustration is a major component of the museum’s collection. The collection includes illustrations by many of the 19th and 20th century American illustrators Howard Pyle, Rockwell Kent, Edward Gorey,  Theodor Geisel (Dr. Seuss),  [...]


MFA Illustration Practice

Critical Seminar, winter semester 2012


Seeing is Believing: The Virtual Exhibit

This semester the MICA graduate students in Illustration Practice produced a virtual exhibition from initial concept to completion. From the start of this semester in January students were assured that each of their projects would be accessible online.

Click on the pdf notation at the end of each student’s listing to see their virtual exhibitions.


Angela Shin, “Heaven or Hell?” pdf

Jennifer Yoo, Cutting Through: [...]

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