Woodstock Artists Association & Museum

The WAAM presents a full schedule of group, solo and historic exhibitions of regional artists throughout its five spacious galleries.

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Founded in 1919, the Woodstock Artists Association & Museum exhibits, collects and supports artists and art education. The Association believes in sustaining the tradition of Woodstock as a “Colony of the Arts.”

The Museum is located in the center of the village of Woodstock, New York. It functions as a cultural center and a repository for the work of American artists associated with the Art Colony.

Each year, the WAAM presents a full schedule of group, solo and historic exhibitions of regional artists throughout its five spacious galleries.

Current Exhibitions

August 10 through December 29, 2019 – An Artistic Legacy: 1 + 1 + 1, celebrates the work of eight artists/artist couples who have lived and worked in the Woodstock region each represented by a piece selected from either a private collection or a work represented in the Permanent Collection of the WAAM

August 17 through September 29, 2019 –  displays some of the materials from the Woodstock Art Conferences of 1947, 1948, 1950 and 1952 to tell a bit of the stories of these important events in American art history

Upcoming Exhibitions

September 7 through 29, 2019 – Radius 50, celebrating the talent and diversity of the artists who live and work in the region

October 26 through November 14, 2019 – Kate Collyer: To Last Frontiers, pays homage to the life of the wilderness in their authentic form while still referencing their dissipation and the restrictions we’ve placed on these areas

October 26 through November 24, 2019 – Material World, examines how art practice and artists’ points of view have been altered in relation to these material metamorphoses

October 26 through November 24, 2019 – Associate Members Small Works, presents a stylistic and thematic range of small-scale, affordable artwork by artists within a 50 mile radius of Woodstock

October 26 through November 24, 2019 – Natalie Horberg: Far and Wee, through a series of media, Far and Wee is a world, like E.E. Cummings’ poem “In-Just Spring”, wherein the smallest details give the strongest message and the oddest creations hold the most relatability and truth

Gallery and Museum Hours

Friday and Saturday – 12:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.
Sunday, Wednesday, and Thursday – 12:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Closed Monday and Tuesday

Closed Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s day. Closed at 4:00 P.M. on Christmas Eve and New Year’s eve

“I highly recommend this historic museum and art gallery. There are many talented artists in the Woodstock area and this is the place to see their work. This is the place to see artists work that was done in the past 100 years.”

—lauragurton, TripAdvisor

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