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What’s Happening at Olana

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Exhibition Opening

Follies, Function & Form: Imagining Olana’s Summer House

This design exhibition unites 21 visionary architects and landscape architects to addresses one of the great mysteries at Olana: the summer house.

To learn more click here.
To read the NY Times article click here.
To view on Artfix Daily click here.

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Public Program

FREE! Live in the Landscape: Astronomy, Music & Film Night

6pm – Music by 77th Regimental Balladeers
8pm – Night at the Museum
10:30pm – 180 Degrees South
Star-gaze with Mid-Hudson Astronomical Association

Friday, August 26, 6pm

Click here to learn more.

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2016 Exhibition

Capturing the Cosmos: Frederic Church painting Humboldt’s Vision of Nature

Capturing the Cosmos, the 2016 exhibition in the Sharp Family Gallery, explores the influence of the great German Naturalist Alexander von Humboldt on Frederic Church.

To learn more click here.

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Insider Perspective

The summer house was a feature in early American design, and examples appeared in both private and public gardens, such as New York’s Central Park.  One appears in the 1886 historic “Plan of Olana” and is labeled “Summer House”.

For the full article click here.

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Frederic Church Award Gala

Celebrate Olana’s 50th Anniversary as we honor Olana visionaries Washburn and Susan Oberwager and the cultural legacy of Nelson A. Rockefeller.

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Olana, Frederic Church, FE Church, Frederic E. Church, Frederic Edwin Church, Sketch, Hudson River School of Art, Painting, Catskill Mountains, Cedar Grove, Thomas Cole

Object of the Month

Frederic Church made this sketch of Cedar Grove, the home of his mentor Thomas Cole, in October 1848.

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Member, Historic Artists’ Homes & Studios

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50th Anniversary Supporter

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Celebrating 50 Years!

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