The collection of more than 15,000 pieces holds work from many of America’s greatest artists, including a large collection of sculpture by Louise Nevelson, and the Wyeth Center featuring works by Andrew, N.C. and Jamie Wyeth. A comprehensive collection of American art related to Maine and works by some of America’s foremost landscape painters of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, as well as contemporary art and 20th-century and contemporary photography.
Two historic homes, the Farnsworth Homestead and the Olson House, are also on the museum campus, the latter figuring famously in paintings by Andrew Wyeth.
Museum is on the Maine Art Museum Trail
Celebrating the Museum's 70th anniversary and Maine's role in American art
Illustrations and objects from America's picture archive of popular arts, plus photos from 1930s Maine
Contemporary interpretations of the folding screen
A photographic portrait of New York City between 1935 - 1938