Current Exhibitions

Current Exhibitions

Currently on View  


  • Pinhole Civil War by Michael Falco

    The Civil War Pinhole Project
    Photographs by Michael Falco

    April 25, 2015 - April, 2016
    Free with Museum Admission

    Artist's Talk with Michael Falco: Wednesday, May 13, 7:00pm
    Free with Museum Admission
    Register online or call 718.727.1135. Walk-ins welcome, space permitting.

    This exhibition presents a selection of prints made by photographer Michael Falco.  Falco’s commitment to American stories and passion for Civil War history led him on a four year battlefield-to-battlefield journey along the anniversary tracks of the American Civil War- 150 years later.  The project, which began in 2011, has been recognized by the Library of Congress and has been accepted into the National Archive. 
    Learn more about the Civil War Pinhole Project and photographer Michael Falco.

    Location: Staten Island Museum, St. George, 75 Stuyvesant Place

    This exhibition has been made possible, in part, through support from NYC Departement of Cultural Affairs, New York State Council on the Arts, Victory State Bank, and Con Edison.


  • Porcelain from the Alfred and Edith Collection

    Kaleidoscopic Porcelain: From the Edith & Alfred Susskind Porcelain Collection
    January 25 - April 8, 2015

    Porcelain plates from Europe and Asia, collected by the indomitable Edith Susskind. The vivid symmetrical patterns complement the Betty Bressi Exhibition.

    Location: Staten Island Museum, 75 Stuyvesant Place


  • View from Richmond Road, Isaac Almstaedt

    Staten Island Scenery:
    Views before 1900

    August 10, 2013 - TBD

    Photographs and prints from the Museum's History Archive. Curated by Barnett Shepherd in conjunction with his new book Staten Island Scenery: Paintings, Prints, Drawings and Photographs, 1867-1900.

    Location: Staten Island Museum History Center, Building H, Snug Harbor Campus, 1000 Richmond Terrace, SI, NY 10301



  • The Love Motel for Insects: MAGICICADA Staten Island Variation  by Brandon Ballengée

    The Love Motel for Insects: MAGICICADA Staten Island Variation

    Now on view

    Magicicada is a site specific light sculpture in the shape of a huge cicada. Award winning eco-artist, Brandon Ballengée's latest art work's glow attracts both insects and humans who are then able to view the strange but beautiful world of insects. Expect to spend summer nights in the courtyard of the Museum. Click here for more information from the artist. 

    Location: Staten Island Museum Courtyard, 75 Stuyvesant Place, SI, NY 10301

    Supported in part by 

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