Resource Library Articles and Essays Indexed by Art Museum, Gallery or Center Name




By clicking on the name of a non-profit institution in one of the alphabetical sections above, you will locate a source of one or more articles or essays on American representational art with source material provided by the named institution. Many texts are illustrated with photos of artwork. The date after the name of the institution is the most recent date Resource Library has published an article or essay concerning the institution.

To help you plan visits to institutions exhibiting American art when traveling see Sources of Articles Indexed by State within the United States.


Madison Museum of Contemporary Art (10/17/09)

Maier Museum of Art (5/7/00)

Maitland Art Center (1/23/04)

Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art (2/20/00)

Mariner's Museum (7/3/09)

Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum (1/16/08)

Maryhill Museum of Art (2/28/03)


(above: Maryhill Museum of Art, photo © 2006 John Hazeltine)


MASS MoCA (10/15/00)

Mattatuck Museum (7/19/03)

McKissick Museum (2/9/04)

McNay Art Museum (12/4/06)


(above: McNay Art Museum. Photo © 2005 by John Hazeltine)


Mead Art Museum (10/24/03)

Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University (12/12/07)

Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester (10/29/04)

Memphis Brooks Museum of Art (3/14/13)

Mennello Museum of American Art (7/17/09)

Metropolitan Museum of Art (7/5/16)


(above: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2022, photo by Christie Coupe)


Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum (1/20/00)

Miami Art Museum (12/3/07)

Michael C. Carlos Museum at Emory University (10/11/00)

Michelson Museum of Art (9/3/04)

Michener (James A.) Art Museum (4/14/16)

Michigan State University Museum (1/24/08)

Middlebury College Museum of Art (6/2/09)

Midwest Museum of American Art (6/14/00)

Milwaukee Art Museum (1/20/09)

Mingei International Museum (11/20/07)

Minnetrista (11/1/04)

Minneapolis Institute of Arts (3/9/09)

Minnesota Museum of American Art (2/20/03)

Mint Museum (5/15/12)

(above: Mint Museum UPTOWN, May, 2015. Photo © John Hazeltine)


Mission San Juan Capistrano (2/19/04)

Mississippi Museum of Art (12/20/00)

Missoula Art Museum (6/24/08)

Mitchell Art Gallery at St. John's College (4/4/05)

Mobile Museum of Art (2/23/07)

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth (8/6/08)

Monhegan Museum (10/10/15)

Montclair Art Museum (12/15/15)

Monterey Museum of Art (3/18/16)

(above: Monterey Museum of Art's Civic Center building from the viewpoint of Friendly Plaza's broad lawn. Photo: John Hazeltine, February, 2013)


Monteserrat College of Art (11/30/04)

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts (3/13/15)

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (7/16/09)

Morgan Library and Museum (11/13/06)

Morris Museum of Art (2/27/14)

Muckenthaler Cultural Center (10/25/05)

Mulvane Art Museum (1/15/00)

Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute (6/1/09)

Muscarelle Museum of Art / College of William and Mary (5/19/03)

Muscatine Art Center (1/22/05)


Museum, California Center for the Arts (6/14/00)

Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz (9/25/09)

Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale (4/26/11)

Museum of Arts and Design (12/11/08)

Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon (11/28/06)

Museum of Biblical Art (5/25/13)

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (7/7/03)

Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver (5/24/00)

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (11/21/05)

Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (8/23/06)

Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago (3/24/05)

Museum of Contemporary Religious Art at St. Louis University (11/20/00)


Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (6/24/08)

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (4/2/10)

Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe (12/21/05)

Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg (11/7/08)

Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield (2/3/07)

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (4/22/08)

Museum of International Folk Art (11/3/05)


Museum of Nebraska Art (9/18/01)

Museum of Northern Arizona (12/18/14)

Museum of Northwest Art (1/15/04)

Museum of Photographic Arts (2/4/09)

Museum of Spanish Colonial Art (9/28/07)

Museum of the Southwest (4/27/01)

Museum of Texas Tech University (1/22/04)

Museum of Wisconsin Art (3/20/07)

Muskegon Museum of Art (12/13/07)

Mystic Arts Center (2/26/09)


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See our Museums Explained to learn about the "inner workings" of art museums and the functions of staff members. In the exhibitions section find out how to get the most out of a museum visit. See definitions for a glossary of museum-related words used in articles.

To help you plan visits to institutions exhibiting American art when traveling see Sources of Articles Indexed by State within the United States.

Unless otherwise noted, all text and image materials relating to the above institutional source were provided by that source. Before reproducing or transmitting text or images please read Resource Library's user agreement.

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