Current Exhibitions

2018 Taking Flight Exhibition

November 10, 2018–March 30, 2019

Owl dreaming © Kai Choat (age 7)
Owl dreaming © Kai Choat (age 7)

The goal of this annual contest and 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 >

November 10, 2018 – March 31, 2019
"Iceland or Jer Falcon" by John James Audubon, chromolithograph, 1860
Iceland or Jer Falcon by John James Audubon

This small exhibit provides a lively introduction to the art of John James Audubon (1785-1851), the legendary artist who brought American birds to a world audience. Learn more >

June 1, 2018 – February 24, 2019
Eustis Estate Museum hall © Eustis Estate Museum
Eustis Estate Museum hall © Eustis Estate Museum

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. The exhibition features a small selection of paintings, prints, and sculpture spanning three centuries and a variety of styles and mediums. Learn more >

October 22, 2016 - indefinite
Black-faced Antthrush by John Sill, watercolor, 1990. Mass Audubon Collection, bequest of Ted Raymond, 2016.
Black-faced Antthrush by John Sill, watercolor, 1990. Mass Audubon Collection, bequest of Ted Raymond, 2016.

2016 was a banner year for gifts of art at the Museum of American Bird Art, and this small exhibit presents 11 of the 42 artworks received as gifts or bequests. Learn more >