Studio vol 58 issue 241

Charles Hoffbauer’s Rooftop Diners

Published on August 29th, 2014 by Alison Kowalski

In the first decades of the twentieth century, Charles Hoffbauer executed a series of works depicting a group of people having dinner on a New York City rooftop. The paintings were widely praised at the time, …continue reading or post a comment

Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait, Fishing Through the Ice, oil paintings, sporting art, Adirondack Museum

Last Chance to See Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait

Published on August 27th, 2014 by Shannon Cassell

The Fenimore Art Museum, located in Cooperstown, New York, reopened its doors to the public on April 1 and debuted six new exhibitions. …continue reading or post a comment

Thomas Cole Stamp

Hudson River School Stamps

Published on August 22nd, 2014 by Alison Kowalski

The United States Post Office has recently released a limited-edition collection of Hudson River School stamps. These miniature reproductions …continue reading or post a comment

Glackens, Woman in Red Blouse with Tulips

Glackens and His Green Vase

Published on August 20th, 2014 by Alison Kowalski

Last month, we covered the William Glackens exhibition currently on view at The Parrish Art Museum in Long Island. The show has since garnered praise by critics including …continue reading or post a comment

The Peacock Room, Freer Gallery of Art, installation, oil painting

Whistler at the Freer and Sackler Galleries

Published on August 12th, 2014 by Alison Kowalski

During a trip to Washington D.C. last weekend, I visited the Freer Gallery of Art and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery for the first time. These joined Smithsonian museums house collections of Asian art, yet they also exhibit American work that is Asian inspired.

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Frederic Edwin Church, In the Tropics, oil painting, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

The Panama Canal at 100

Published on August 8th, 2014 by Nina Sangimino

In a world that is so well connected, it is hard for us to imagine just how dramatic of an impact events like the opening of railway lines or the laying of telegraph cables had on people’s lives. …continue reading or post a comment

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Art Everywhere US Debuts in New York City’s Times Square!

Published on August 1st, 2014 by Chelsea DeLay

We are just days away from the unveiling of “the biggest outdoor show of American art,” a groundbreaking and nation-wide exhibition that will take over Times Square on …continue reading or post a comment

Thomas Eakins, The Biglin Brothers Racing, 1872. National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney.

Finding Beauty in the Poconos

Published on July 31st, 2014 by Chelsea DeLay

Last Friday I abandoned the hustle and bustle of New York City in exchange for the peace and tranquility found in the wilderness of Northeast …continue reading or post a comment

Edgar Degas, Mary Cassatt, Louvre, pastel drawing, Philadelphia Museum of Art

“Degas/Cassatt” at the National Gallery of Art

Published on July 26th, 2014 by Nina Sangimino

Visitors to the National Gallery of Art presently have the opportunity to explore the working relationship between two lauded impressionist painters in an exhibition highlighting the intertwined careers of Mary Cassatt and Edgar Degas. …continue reading or post a comment

George Benjamin Luks (1867–1933), The Breaker Boys, ca. 1925. Oil on canvas, 50 × 60 inches. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.

The Huntington to Unveil New American Art Galleries Focusing on 20th-century Works!

Published on July 18th, 2014 by Chelsea DeLay

This weekend The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Garden will celebrate the conclusion of its recent expansion project by unveiling more than 5,000 square feet of …continue reading or post a comment