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Important Update

Current Exhibitions

The New York Times writes that our exhibitions are the kind you expect at a “big-guns urban institution, but [find] at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in leafy suburban Connecticut.” – September 2019

We’re open today from 12 pm to 5 pm
258 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT 06877

Hours and Admission

Hours
Date Time
Sunday 12 pm to 5 pm
Monday 12 pm to 5 pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 12 pm to 5 pm
Thursday 12 pm to 5 pm
Friday 12 pm to 5 pm
Saturday 10 am to 5 pm
Admission
Category Price
Adults $12
Seniors $7
Students $7
Members
Educators
Children under 13
Military Families
Third Saturdays
Free
The Museum is closed on the following holidays:
Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day.
Contact us at 203.438.4519 or general@thealdrich.org

Selected Upcoming Events

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May 20, 2021 at 6:00 pm | Public Programs

Frank Stella: Virtual Talk with Art Historian Robert Hobbs presented with The Glass House

This talk will cover Frank Stella’s artistic development and his place in art history by examining Stella’s works from the current Aldrich exhibition Frank Stella’s Stars, A Survey and the Glass House’s collection.

June 4, 2021 at 1:00 pm | Public Programs

Virtual First Look: Hugo McCloud

Please join artist Hugo McCloud for a livestreamed talk from inside the galleries in advance of his first solo museum exhibition from where i stand, opening on Monday, June 7.

June 6, 2021 at 12:00 pm | Member Preview

Members-Only Exhibition Preview

Enjoy members-only early access to Lucia Hierro: Marginal Costs and Hugo McCloud: from where i stand before the exhibitions open to the public and view recently opened exhibitions Clarity Haynes: Collective Transmission and Tim Prentice: After the Mobile.

Upcoming Exhibitions

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June 7, 2021 to January 2, 2022 | South Gallery, Balcony Gallery

Lucia Hierro: Marginal Costs

June 7, 2021 to January 2, 2022 | Leir Gallery, Screening Room, Project Space

Hugo McCloud: from where i stand

September 19, 2021 to April 24, 2022 | Sculpture Garden

Tim Prentice: After the Mobile | Outdoor Installation

October 17, 2021 to May 1, 2022 | Opatrny Gallery Vestibule, Opatrny Gallery, Sound Gallery

Karla Knight: Navigator

Featured Artwork

Square Square
Tim Prentice, Square Square (2016)

Tim Prentice, Square Square (2016)

Square Square (2016) is made of aluminum, stainless steel, and Lexan. The sculpture's visual character varies depending on the time of day due to the use of reflective and transparent materials.
June 26, 2011 to December 31, 2011 |

Jessica Stockholder: Hollow Places Court in Ash-Tree Wood

In 2009 an ailing, 125-year-old American ash tree was cut down in The Aldrich’s Sculpture Garden. It was agreed that the wood should be offered to an artist, and sculptor Jessica Stockholder was invited to utilize it in an exhibition.



May 22, 1988, to September 5, 1988 |

Interaction: Light, Sound, Motion Technology and Art

The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum is pleased to present Interaction: Light, Sound, Motion Technology and Art on view from May 22, 1988, to September 5, 1988.