Events and Exhibitions

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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

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Last Chance to See “The Art of American Dance”

Published on January 5th, 2017 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

There are only a couple of weeks left to see the unique exhibition The Art of American Dance at Crystal Bridges Museum of Art before it closes on January 16. …continue reading or post a comment

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What to See: Top American Art Exhibitions for Fall 2016

Published on November 2nd, 2016 by Jenny Lyubomudrova

Autumn is one of the art world’s busiest seasons, and the diverse array of current exhibitions in American art is certainly proving this to be true. From the Hudson River School in New Hampshire, to Impressionism in Boston and Modernism in Melbourne, Australia, there is no shortage of artists to rediscover—or experience for the first time—this fall. The following are our top picks for this season’s American art exhibitions. …continue reading or post a comment