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  • Tomashi Jackson. Photo: Celeste Sloman; K-Sue Park; Kelly Dennis. Photo: Jeremy Dennis


    Thank you for engaging in our live-stream programs for the past four months. These will continue even when we return to our weekly live programs at the Parrish!

  • David Pagel in conversation with Jeffrey Gibson

    Telling Stories: Reframing the Narratives curator David Pagel speaks with artist Jeffrey Gibson.

  • Jeremy Dennis. Photo: Lori Hawkins

    David Pagel in conversation with Jeremy Dennis

    Telling Stories: Reframing the Narratives curator David Pagel speaks with artist Jeremy Dennis.

  • Home Art Studios

    Fun, interactive art activities for families

    If you’ve enjoyed art workshops or Open Studios in the Museum, you’ll love our weekly guides to art activities for every day, using materials you already have in your home!

    The Parrish is your Museum. Doors open or closed, we are here for you with inspiring, creative ways to see and make art.

  • Digital Exhibition

    The Parrish Art Museum presents Telling Stories: Reframing the Narratives, a robust online exhibition that highlights the role that narrative plays in understanding the world through the work of eight contemporary artists who transform their unique personal histories into participatory dramas. The first online exhibition created by the Museum, the project launched Friday, May 15 with a live presentation by Parrish Adjunct Curator David Pagel and Museum Director Terrie Sultan. 

  • Photo: Gary J. Mamay

    Parrish Art & Artists

    Learn about individual artworks and the artists in our collection of more than 3,000 works. Investigate regional art history and delve into our exhibitions and publications.

  • Hazel Hutchins, 2016

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William Merritt Chase (American, 1849–1916) The Big Bayberry Bush (The Bayberry Bush), ca. 1895. Oil on canvas, 25 1/2 x 33 1/8 inches. The Parrish Art Museum, Water Mill, New York, Littlejohn Collection


Delve into the Parrish Collection of more than 3,000 paintings, sculpture, works on paper, and mixed media to learn more about our artists and individual art works.

In Artist Stories, explore the dynamic history of artists of the region from the 1820s to the present through historic photographs, biographical information, a timeline, and interactive map.


Special thanks to The Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation for their support to make this scholarship accessible.