New Bedford Art Museum

608 Pleasant Street, New Bedford, MA 02740

508-961-3072

Museum Website

Housed in a former bank building, located in New Bedford’s Seaport Cultural District in the historic downtown, NBAM is a non-collecting museum.  Continually changing exhibitions vary in subject matter and artistic medium, include contemporary and historic art, as well as local, national and international artists.



Exhibitions & Dates

  • Adrian Tió

    Sep 5 2018 - Nov 11 2018

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  • Hayley Morris

    Nov 2 2018 - Jan 13 2019

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  • Member's Exhibit

    Nov 2 2018 -

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  • Common Birds & Flight Memory

    May 11 2018 - Nov 2 2018

    Acrylic paintings on canvas and wood panels with textured paper collage elements

  • 2018 Members Exhibit

    Nov 2 2018 - Mar 17 2019

    Annual exhibition in creases from 20 works to include 40 - 50 pieces

  • Who Saved Who?

    Nov 30 2018 - Mar 30 2019

    Works illustrate the universal, seemingly magical bond between humans and animals

  • Vanessa Irzyk

    May 29 2019 - Aug 11 2019

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  • Roy Rossow: Art Ballelli

    Sep 4 2019 - Nov 24 2019

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  • John O'Donnell

    Jan 30 2019 - May 26 2019

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  • Johannes DeYoung

    Jun 12 2019 - Oct 1 2019

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  • Two-Timer

    Nov 11 2019 - Dec 15 2019

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