Embracing Technology

By Laurent Hrybyk, grad student MICA’s MFA Illustration Practice, Fall 2013, Critical Seminar Final Paper “Come gather 'round people wherever you roam And admit that the waters around you have grown And accept it that soon you'll be drenched to the bone If your time to you is worth savin' Then you better start swimmin'

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20th Century Cartoon Advertising

By Sara Lautman, grad student MICA's MFA Illustration Practice, Fall 2013, Critical Seminar, Final Paper 20th Century Cartoon Advertising Mascots Licensing and Merchandising Cartoon Characters Post WWII America was an expeditious breeding ground for consumerism. What initially followed, then quickly led, those patterns of consumption was a thoroughly profligate wall of commercialism.  The Greatest Generation, flush

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Wonder Woman: Origins of Disparity in the Feminist Icon and Male Fantasy

By Elisabeth Pulido, grad student MICA’s MFA Illustration Practice, Fall 2013, Critical Seminar Final Paper   As super heroines go, they’ve always had a difficult time separating themselves from the sexism of their era either through ridiculous weaknesses, gender role quandaries, and character delegation as either Nymphs, Amazons or Madonnas. They’re supposed to epitomize female

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Is a children’s picture book art?

By Il Sung Na, grad student MICA's Illustration Practice, Fall 2013, Critical Seminar, Final Paper   Is it a book only for children? Is it easy to make one and to be an author? A well-known British author John Burningham said “If you tell people you do children’s books, they say, ‘What fun!’ There is no

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Japanese comics after WWII

By Eric Ruiji Li, grad student MICA's Illustration Practice, Fall 2013, Critical Seminar, Final Paper   World War II, which was the biggest war in past hundred years, influenced most countries and brought a tremendous change to world politics. Japan, a vanquished country who waged a war of aggression on its Asian neighbors, experienced a

By |2016-11-14T10:19:10-05:00April 23rd, 2014|Student Research|0 Comments

The Stanford Torus as a Vision of the Future

By Abigail Malate, grad student MICA's MFA Illustration Practice; Fall 2013, Critical Seminar Final Paper   Within the genre of science fiction, there always exists a special interest in a vehicle-- specifically a starship--that is central to the story. From the USS Enterprise to the Millennium Falcon might we list myriad famous starships. Less common, it

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The Artist and The Cartoonist

By Sarah Schneider, grad student MICA's Illustration Practice, Fall 2013, Critical Seminar Final Paper.               Comics have historically been separated from art and literature, cast off as a ‘low brow’ art form in the public consciousness.  Generally created for reproduction, either as a disposable booklet or a humorous addition to

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Norman Rockwell Museum

 

Hours

Norman Rockwell Museum is Open 7 days a week year-round

May – October and holidays:

open daily: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. (July/August 2015)
Rockwell’s Studio open May through October.

November – April: open daily:

Weekdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Weekends and holidays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday Closings:

The Museum is Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

 

 

 

Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $18.00
Seniors (65+): $17.00
College students with ID: $10.00
Children/teens 6 — 18: $6.00
Children 5 and under: FREE

Official Museum Website

www.nrm.org

 

 

 

Directions

Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

413-298-4100 x 221