Past Exhibitions

2015

  • Fresh Perspectives: A Juried High School Art Exhibition 2015
  • The History of Picatinny Arsenal
  • Love, Shirley Temple
  • Earth From Space: Poster Exhibit
  • County College of Morris Portfolio Class Exhibitions
  • Masquerade: Masks from the Collection
  • 2015 NJ Craft Arts Annual: “Accessorize – the Person and the Place, sponsored by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.
  • Home Sweet Home: Dollhouses from the Collection
  • Brick by Brick

2014

  • The Dog Show: The Art of Our Canine Companions
  • Access-Ability Pop-Up Exhibitions
  • Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America from the Smithsonian
  • Pulp Culture: Paper is the Medium
  • New Jersey Unearthed: Digging into our State’s Past
  • Mega Model Trains
  • Semper Tedium: The Slow Art of Quilt Making
  • Nikon Small World
  • Portrait of an Athlete: Portraits of Special Olympics Athletes by Pete Byron
  • The Honey and the Hive: The Sweet Story of Honeybees
  • Fresh Perspectives: A Juried High School Art Exhibition 2014
  • Mary Gill Art Scholarships of Morris County
  • CCM Portfolio Class Exhibitions
  • Legacy in Clay: Contemporary Native American Pottery
  • 125 Years: A Celebration of the National Association of Women Artists
  • Egg-Zibit: The Story of Eggs

2013

  • The Art of the Brick II
  • When Sandy Hit: The Storm that Forever Changed NJ
  • Season of Wonder: Trains, Dollhouses, and Toys
  • Beards: The Long and Short of It
  • NANO: The Science of the Super Small
  • Wet & Wild: Art Quilts from the Collection of John M. Walsh III
  • An Evening of Elegance: 200 Years of Costumes for Grand Occasions from the Morris Museum Collection
  • Mega Model Trains
  • “Rags, Those Beautiful Rags”: Ragtime Music from the Guinness Collection
  • Nikon Small World
  • In the Bank: Coin Banks from the Collection of Michael M. Horn, Esq.
  • Fresh Perspectives: A Juried High School Art Exhibition 2013
  • Mary Gill Art Scholarships of Morris County 2013
  • CCM Portfolio Class Exhibitions
  • Nature Sublime: Landscapes by Todd Doney
  • Structures: Paintings by Joseph Genova
  • Once Upon a Dime: The World of Money
  • Reflections: Contemporary Studio Art Glass by Paul Stankard and Kathleen Elliot
  • Immortal Structures: Here & There After, Paintings by Maria Mijares
    • Click here to see photos of the opening!
  • Victorian New Jersey: Photographs by Guillermo Thorn, from the Kean University Collection
  • Toying with Art
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  • Victorian New Jersey: Photographs by Guillermo Thorn from the Kean University Collection
  • Mega Model Trains
  • The Story Book Forest
  • Museum Mind Benders

2012

  • Tablescapes in America
  • Ordinary Made Extraordinary: A Survey of Folk Art
  • Takeoffs and Landings: The Story of Aviation Through Art
  • Skies Alive: Bird Migration in the Garden State
  • Carry the Sky: Birds in Art
  • On Vacation with Winslow Homer: Wood Engravings of an American Master
  • Making Waves: Vintage Bathing Suits and Boardwalk Attire
  • A Patchwork of Cozy Quilts and Coverlets from the Morris Museum Collection
  • Celebrating our Legacy: The 20th Anniversary Exhibition of Art in the Atrium
  • Molecules and Health (Sponsored by Daiichi Sankyo)
  • Sightlines: Art Quilts from SAQA
  • Harmony in Clay: The Elegance and Refinement of Song Ceramics
  • The Silk Robe: Traditional Chinese Costume from the Morris Museum Collection
  • Fresh Perspectives: A Juried High School Art Exhibition 2012
  • Nikon Small World Exhibit
  • Modern Tapestries and Floor Coverings Conceived by Picasso, Calder, and their Contemporaries
  • Nathan Sawaya: The Art of the Brick

2011

  • Brain Teasers 2
  • Visual Thoughts: The Art Quilts of Fiber Revolution
  • On the Road: 100 years of Motorcycles in America
  • From the Past to the Present: Inspirations from the Guinness Collection
  • Beauty in the Brushstroke: Chinese Brush Paintings
  • Bold Strokes: The Paintings of Chris Kappemeier
  • Visual Thoughts: The Art Quilts of Fiber
  • Revolution From the Past to the Present: Inspiration from the Guinness Collection
  • Fresh Perspectives: A Juried High School Art Exhibition 2011
  • Mary Gill Art Scholarship Student Art Show
  • Jersey Rocks: A History of Rock & Roll in the Garden State
    • Click here to link to our website devoted to this popular exhibition
  • On the Head and in the Hand: Hats and Purses from the Morris Museum Collection
  • Teapots By Design: From the Collection of Unjeria C. Jackson, MD
  • Antonio Petruccelli: An Unsung American Illustrator
  • The Legacy of Currier and Ives: Shaping the American Spirit
  • O’ Write My Name: American Portraits – Harlem Heroes
  • Home for the Holidays
  • Frank H. Netter, MD: Michelangelo of Medicine
  • The Art of Shirley Winthrope Rivo

2010

  • Icons of Costume: Hollywood’s Golden Era and Beyond
  • Bonus Features: Hollywood Posters, Props, and Personalities
  • The “Shoe” Must Go On
  • One More Night at Elving’s Metropolitan Yiddish Theatre<
  • Valeri Larko: Two Decades
  • Save Ellis Island
  • Fresh Perspectives: A Juried High School Art Exhibition 2010
  • Mary Gill Art Scholarship Student Art Show<
  • Art Quilts: Contemporary Expressions from the Collection Of John Walsh III<
  • Art Glass from the Morris Museum Collection
  • To the Moon: Snoopy Soars with NASA

2009

  • Global Patterns: Architectural Photographs by Daniel Nadler
  • Horseplay: A History of Equestrian Sports in New Jersey
  • The Faces of Breast Cancer: Photographs by Pete Byron
  • Doubt: An Installation by Adam Marelli
  • Abstract Paintings from the Morris Museum Collection
  • View from the Underground
  • Invitations to a Wedding: Bridal Gowns from the 1820’s to the Present
  • Art Glass from the Morris Museum Collection
  • NJ Arts Annual- Local Life
  • Voices of Courage: A Survey of Social Realism
  • Fresh Perspectives: A Juried High School Art Exhibition 2009
  • Mary Gill Art Scholarship Student Art Show
  • Linedrive and Lipsticks
  • Head to Toe: All About Your Body
  • Sordid and Sacred: The Beggars in Rembrandts Etchings
  • The Space Spot
  • Prints from the Morris Museum Collection
  • Breaking Through: The Abstract Expressionism of Grace Hartigan
  • The Campaign Dialogue: How the Development of Mass Communication Technology Created and Changed the Conversations Between Candidate and Voter

2008

  • Holiday Tree Festival
  • Through Our Eyes
  • Prints From the Morris Museum Collection
  • Timeless: The Art of Drawing
  • Mary Gill Art Scholarship Student Art Show
  • Doll Houses From the Morris Museum Collection
  • The Vintage Years: Black Film’s Early Years
  • Alexander Calder Mats
  • New Jersey Then & Now
  • P.G. Chambers School
  • Fresh Perspectives: A Juried High School Art Exhibition 2008
  • Avenue B School of Art: The Collages of John Evans
  • Ridiculous Portrait: The Art of May Wilson
  • Through Our Eyes
  • Sculpture by Sassona Norton and The Collection of the Morris Museum
  • Tribus: Works by Janet Kipp
  • Stepping Out in Style: Outerwear of the Last 150 Years
  • The Green House: New Directions in Sustainable Architecture and Design
  • Capturing the Spirit: Virginia Snedeker and the American Scene
  • Silent Spring: Andy Warhol’s Endangered Species and Vanishing Animals

2007

  • Nature/Culture: Artists Respond to Their Environment
  • How American Women Artists Invented Postmodernism: 1970-1975
  • Gerberich’s Gadgetry: Art That Moves
  • African American Masters