• ENGAGE WITH THE PARRISH ONLINE!

    Take a deep dive into the art and artists in our collection, tune in to live programs and inspiring podcasts, and take a class with master teachers.

  • Mary Ellen Bartley: 7 Things Again and Again, April 1, 2020. Courtesy the artist and Yancey Richardson Gallery.

    FRIDAY NIGHTS LIVE FROM THE PARRISH!

    Connect with us through Friday Nights Live!—NEW live-streamed and partially pre-recorded programs from the Parrish. Log in, enjoy the program, and bring your questions and comments to the conversation via live chat!

  • 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.

  • Eric Dever in his studio

    Photo by Gary Mamay.

    LIVE STREAM ART WORKSHOPS

    Our new online art workshops feature Parrish teaching artists live from their studios! Follow along and interact through a live chat.

    Free and open to participants at any level!

  • 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.

  • 2020 Parrish Art Museum Vote

    Your vote will help us continue to provide programs and educational resources to our community and schools.

  • Saul Steinberg, Untitled, 1980

    Saul Steinberg (American, born Romania, 1914–1999), Untitled, 1980. Colored pencil, pastel, pencil, crayon and rubber stamp on paper (Strathmore) folded in half. Parrish Art Museum, Water Mill, N.Y., Gift of the Saul Steinberg Foundation © 2019 Saul Steinberg Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

    VIRTUAL TOUR

    SAUL STEINBERG: MODERNIST WITHOUT PORTFOLIO

    Famed worldwide for giving graphic definition to the postwar age, Saul Steinberg (American, b. Romania, 1914–1999) was renowned for the covers, drawings, and cartoons that appeared in The New Yorker for nearly six decades.

  • Hazel Hutchins, 2016

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NEWS AND EVENTS

PARRISH ONLINE

INSTAGRAM

Get new, unique insights into the art and artists in our collection

EDUCATION

Make art now: live and recorded classes and home art studios for adults and children

PROGRAMS

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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

THE PERMANENT COLLECTION
AND ARTIST STORIES

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.