What’s Happening at Olana
Lecture: “A Pair of Capital Fellows-Congenial Companions, Spirited Sketches and the Forty-Year Friendship between Frederic Church and Jervis McEntee”
This lecture will explore the lasting, complex friendship between painters Frederic Edwin Church and Jervis McEntee, which was sustained throughout their adult lives.
Friday, May 29, 12-12:30pm
2015 Landmark Exhibition
“River Crossings: Contemporary Art Comes Home”
The 2015 exhibition is presented in partnership with the Thomas Cole National Historic Site, featuring contemporary art installed directly into the historic spaces and landscapes of the two historic sites. May 3-November 1, 2015.
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Plein Air Paint Out
Join us for the fourth annual plein air festival which includes paint-out, “meet the artists” reception, exhibition, award ceremony and live auction. Visitors may walk the property including over five miles of historic carriage drives, and converse with artists as they capture the numerous spectacular vistas at Olana.
In the words of Pablo Picasso, “Everything you can imagine is real.” Although some may disagree, the certainty of this truth comes to life at Olana. Standing tall for all to see, Olana has instantly become a recognized and admired landmark to a vast amount of people.
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