The RISD Museum houses about 100,000 objects—ranging from ancient art to work by contemporary artists and designers from across the globe. The Painting and Sculpture collection includes works of European and American art from the 12th through the mid-20th century. Highlights include 19th- and 20th-century French paintings and sculpture by Edouard Manet, Claude Monet, Edgar Degas, Paul Cézanne, Auguste Rodin, Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque, Henri Matisse, Fernand Léger. Click here to visit their website.
Inventing Impressionism: An exhibition of Impressionist works will coincide with the 2016 NCFS colloquium. Registered NCFS attendees will receive free admission. For more information, please click here.
The Department of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs will be holding extended hours to accommodate conference participants interested in viewing works on paper from the collection. Nineteenth-century France numbers among the collection's particular strengths. For more information and to view selected images from the collection, please click here.
For information on directions to the museum and opening hours, please click here.