The NEW Columbia Museum of Art exhibit has arrived!
Nature and the Grand American Vision: Masterpieces of the Hudson River School Painters
November 19-April 1, 2012
Opening Weekend Info:
Members’ Exhibition Preview Celebration
Friday, November 18 | 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Members see it first! Tour the exhibition, attend a special lecture by exhibition curator, Dr. Linda S. Ferber at 5:30 or 7:00 pm and enjoy light hors d’oeuvres with cash bar. Reservations required. To become a member, visit columbiamuseum.org or call 803.343.2198. #CMApreview
Holiday Artisans’ Fair & Sale
Saturday, November 19 | 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Enjoy the excitement of the exhibition’s opening day and discover the finest work local artisans are offering! Kicking off the holiday shopping season, the largest-ever, juried Artisans’ Fair boasts a dizzying array of handmade jewelry, ceramics, textiles, pine needle baskets, scarves, ornaments and more in a wide range of styles, designs and pricing. Free to attend. For more information, call 803.343.2159. #ArtisanFair
Nature and the Grand American Vision Opening Day Lecture
Saturday, November 19 | Noon
Dr. Linda S. Ferber has published and lectured widely on a variety of topics in American art history including this exhibition. Ferber is the appointed Senior Art Historian and Museum Director emerita of the New-York Historical Society and has served as N-YHS Executive Vice President and Museum Director since 2005. Tickets are $12 and include admission to the special exhibition galleries. Free for members. To purchase or reserve tickets, visit columbiamuseum.org. #CMAlecture
Gallery Tour: Nature and the Grand American Vision
Saturday, November 19 | 1:00 p.m.
A guided tour of the exhibition, Nature and the Grand American Vision, offers insight into the artists and their work. Free with admission. #CMAtour