The Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Embracing the creativity of the human spirit as expressed in the art of different cultures, places and times.

  • 25th Anniversary HFMA image

    The Hallie Ford Museum of Art at 25: Highlights from the Permanent Collection

    September 19 – December 16, 2023 | Melvin Henderson-Rubio Gallery

  • Lehuauakea, "Guided by Our Stars (We Were Never Lost)” (detail), 2021

    Crow's Shadow Institute of the Arts Biennial

    August 26 – December 2, 2023  |  Study Gallery and Print Study Center



Hours: Tuesday-Saturday  |  Noon to 5 p.m.

Winter Break Closure: Sunday, December 17, 2023 - Monday, January 1, 2024

About the Museum

The only liberal arts college art museum in the Northwest, the museum is located near the Oregon State Capitol in the heart of Salem, Oregon. The museum is a leader in the research on the art of the Northwest, with one of the most significant collections of Northwest art and a history of important publications and exhibitions. The museum’s collections reflect the rich Pacific Northwest culture and explore the history of art around the world.

Special exhibitions range from classical works to modern masters, while the permanent galleries feature works by Pacific Northwest and Native American artists as well as a diverse collection of Ancient, European, American, and Asian art.


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Current Exhibition

The Hallie Ford Museum Of Art At 25: Highlights from the Permanent Collection

September 19 – December 16, 2023
Melvin Henderson-Rubio Gallery
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Current Exhibition

Crow's Shadow Institute Of The Arts Biennial

August 26 – December 2, 2023
Study Gallery and Print Study Center
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Virtual Exhibitions

Virtual 360° Experience

Tom Prochaska: Music for Ghosts

Melvin Henderson-Rubio Gallery
Tom Prochaska, "Oregon," 2013.
Virtual 360° Experience

Jim Hibbard: Back in View

Jim Hibbard, "Jerusalem," 1989
Virtual 360° Experience

Rita Robillard: Time and Place

Melvin Henderson-Rubio Gallery
Rita Robillard (American, born 1944), "Queen of the Night I," from the series "Flower Serenade: A Gift of Time," 2021.
Virtual 360° Experience


The George And Colleen Hoyt Collection Of Northwest Coast Art
David Boxley (Tsimshian, b. 1952), "Legend Adaox," 1988.
Virtual 360° Experience

Carl Hall Gallery

Northwest Perspectives: Selections from the Permanent Collection
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Virtual 360° Experience

The Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Gallery

Ancestral Dialogues: Conversations In Native American Art
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Virtual 360° Experience

Mark and Janeth Sponenburgh Gallery

Across Continents, Through Time
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