American Treasures

The Farnsworth presents American Treasures, an exhibition that will celebrate Maine’s role in American art by displaying the very best among the over 13,000 works in the museum’s collection. On view, through a series of themed shows, will be paintings, photographs and sculpture by many of America’s most important artists including Fitz Henry Lane, George Bellows, Marsden Hartley, Winslow Homer, Edward Hopper, John Marin, Elliot Porter, Louise Nevelson, Alex Katz, Robert Indiana and N.C., Andrew, and Jamie Wyeth.
American Treasures consists of several related exhibitions (click on link to visit exhibition page):
Small Treasures

Other Voices

Maine Voices

New Visions, New Languages
Visions of the Land and Sea

Family and Friends 


American Treasures is sponsored by: A.E. Sampson & Son, Houses & Cottages by Eric E. Allyn, and an anonymous gift
The Primary Media Sponsor of American Treasures is Maine Home + Design

Community Partners for American Treasures include Fixtures Designer Plumbing Showroom, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust; Maine Coast Construction; and Silverio Architecture & Design.