Exhibitions in the Gallery

MABA main gallery space with exhibit

MABA Gallery Hours 
Tuesday-Sunday, 1-5 pm (closed Mondays)

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 – October 21, 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 >

On the Wing: Artworks from the Museum of American Bird Art

Eustis Estate Museum hall © Eustis Estate Museum
Eustis Estate Museum hall © Eustis Estate Museum

June 1, 2018 – February 24, 2019
MABA is delighted to partner with Historic New England (HNE) by sharing artworks from its collection in this exhibit at HNE's extraordinary 1878 Eustis Estate in Milton. 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 >