Art Day

Every Monday of our Museum in Exile digital programming will take a look at
the extraordinary local art in our collection.

Take a look at the content we have shared for our Art Day so far!

March 23: The Art of William Bruce

March 30: The Art of Frank Barney

April 6: The Art of Sheldon Peck

April 13: The Art of Robert Goodnough

April 20: The Art of Eloisa Schwab

April 27: The Art of Charles Loring Elliott

May 4: The Art of William Henry Yates

May 11: The Art of Walter Long and the Dauber’s Club



Build puzzles from the artwork in our collection in our Games and Activities page!


The Healing Power of Art

These times of isolation have driven forward the sheer value of the arts in our lives.

Music, painting, dance, theater, poetry…whether it’s being created or experienced, art is providing an extraordinary source of relief.

The science backs this up! Here are a few resources about the importance of art to mental health:

Montreal museum partners with doctors to ‘prescribe’ art

Doctors Can Now Give Out Prescriptions for a Visit to the Museum

‘Fine Art Is Good Medicine’

British Doctors To Prescribe Arts & Culture to Patients