James Monroe Hewlett- Architect, Muralist, Designer

Exhibit on display from April 1st to December 31st Explore the artistic genius of Rock Hall’s own James Monroe

Hewlett (1868-1941). From murals to Gilded Age mansions, to the ceiling decoration of Grand Central Station, James Monroe Hewlett was at the center of the social and artistic world in New York City. He was an architect, muralist, set designer, decorative artist, creator of pageants, art instructor and served as Director of the American Academy in Rome from 1932-1935. Free