Events and Exhibitions

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Must-See American Art Exhibitions: Fall 2017

Published on September 8th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

Connoisseurs of American art have several exhibitions to look forward to this season; suitable to a range of tastes, this fall’s opening exhibitions in American art cover an array of styles and periods, including both nineteenth-century Hudson River School paintings and more modern work by twentieth-century artists. …continue reading or post a comment

Thomas Eakins (1844–1916). The Dancing Lesson, 1878

Rarely Seen Masterpieces: Gilded Age Drawings at the Met

Published on August 24th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

A new exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art will focus on three dozen rarely seen drawings from the Met’s permanent collection of late nineteenth century works on paper. …continue reading or post a comment

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Through Burchfield’s Eyes: A Dream World of the Imagination

Published on August 10th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

Reflecting on his life and career as an artist, Burchfield once wrote, “I have always believed 1917 to be the ‘golden year’ of my career.” In honor of the centennial of Burchfield’s self-proclaimed “golden year,” the Burchfield Penney Art Center has organized A Dream World of the Imagination, an exhibition entirely dedicated to work Burchfield produced in 1917.  …continue reading or post a comment

100 Years of Andrew Wyeth

Published on June 15th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

This summer marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of American realist Andrew Wyeth. …continue reading or post a comment

Questroyal Fine Art’s Eighth Annual Summer Sale

Published on June 6th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

As the temperatures outside finally begin to heat up in earnest and we enter summer in full swing, we welcome the start of one of our most anticipated events with Questroyal Fine Art’s eighth annual summer sale. …continue reading or post a comment

Thomas Cole National Historic Site: New Beginnings

Published on May 5th, 2017 by Ally Chapel

With the increase of light and warmth, spring is the season of hope and renewal. Nestled in Catskill, New York, the Thomas Cole National Historic Site marks the birthplace of American art, where the Hudson River School of landscape painting began. On April 30, the Thomas Cole National Historic Site offered free admission and …continue reading or post a comment

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Marsden Hartley: The Painter from Maine

Published on March 25th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

Marsden Hartley’s Maine is now on view as one of the Met Breuer’s first exhibitions since its opening just one year ago. The highly anticipated exhibition consists of approximately 90 paintings and drawings, organized to focus on the prominence of the northernmost state in Hartley’s artistic legacy. …continue reading or post a comment

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Worthy of the Ages: Important Hudson River School Paintings now on view

Published on March 10th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

Today is the first official day of Questroyal Fine Art’s annual exhibition and sale of important Hudson River School Paintings. …continue reading or post a comment

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Five Must-See American Art Exhibitions in February

Published on February 3rd, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

While yesterday’s promise of six more weeks of winter from the annual Groundhog Day ritual may seem daunting, the art world is back in full swing after the winter holidays. February marks the opening of several new exhibitions …continue reading or post a comment

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A Modern America: Early 20th-Century American Painting

Published on January 20th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

The early twentieth century was a time of tremendous social and technological change, and American artists of the era reflected the multitude of perspectives prevalent at the time. A new exhibition at the Yale University Art Gallery explores themes in American painting from this exciting period. …continue reading or post a comment