Exhibitions

Massachusetts Masterpieces: The Decoy as Art, May – Sep 2013
Massachusetts Masterpieces: The Decoy as Art, May – Sep 2013

Exhibitions can be viewed in MABA's gallery Tuesday-Sunday from 1-5 pm.

Waterbirds: Paintings, Prints, & Sculpture From Mass Audubon's Collection

Cameron Prairie © Anne S. Faust (serigraph, 1993). Mass Audubon Collection.
Cameron Prairie © Anne S. Faust

January 28 – April 29, 2018
Encounter four centuries of art depicting the many and varied waterbirds in this exhibit, a rare opportunity to view artworks from Mass Audubon’s extraordinary collection. Learn more >

Arthur Singer: The Wildlife Art of an American Master

Cover of "Arthur Singer: The Wildlife Art of an American Master" © RIT Press
© RIT Press

March 10 – April 19, 2018
Visitors to our gallery can now enjoy an exhibit of 11 selected works of art and field guide illustrations by Arthur Singer, one of the world’s finest illustrators and painters of birds. Learn more >

Nest by Virginia Jones

Past exhibitions have explored artworks by a wide range of artists, from Audubon to Warhol, and from folk and sporting art to field guide illustration and contemporary wildlife photography. Learn More >

Young artist painting outdoors © Sean Kent
© Sean Kent

The goal of the Taking Flight exhibition is to create a greater awareness and appreciation for birds while fostering the development of young artists and sharing their work with the public. Learn More >

Front cover of Massachusetts Masterpieces
Cover image: Black-bellied Plover by Melvin G. Lawrence (1870-1932)

Developed from the acclaimed 2013 exhibition at MABA, Massachusetts Masterpieces: The Decoy as Art is unique among decoy books: a lavishly produced art book combined with important, new historical material. Seventeen carvers are profiled, accompanied by thirty-six never-before-published historical photographs. Learn More >