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“River Crossings: Contemporary Art Comes Home” Book
A unique presentation published by The Artists Book Foundation is chronicled in this beautifully illustrated and informative publication that accompanies the landmark exhibition.

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Public Program

Armchair Travel Series: The Philosopher’s Lodge

Armchair travel with historian James Schlett will explore the artistic, political, economic, and scientific trends that brought Frederic Church and his pupil William James Stillman together in Boston and the Adirondacks. To learn more click here.

Saturday, November 28, 3-5pm

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Frederic E. Church Award Gala

The 2015 FEC Award Gala will kick off Olana’s 50th Anniversary Season and will honor Jim Hamilton, Martin Puryear, Professor Jason Rosenfeld, Lucy Rockefeller Waletzky and Governor Andrew Cuomo’s NY Parks 2020 plan.

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Insider Perspective

Next Tuesday evening, November 17, The Olana Partnership will host the Frederic E. Church Award Gala at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. This event has been a year in the planning and requires an extraordinary amount of my time and that of a number of other staff members. Why do we do it?

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Olana Featured on CBS Sunday Morning

2015 Landmark Exhibition “River Crossings: Contemporary Art Comes Home”
The 2015 exhibition was presented in partnership with the Thomas Cole National Historic Site and featured contemporary art installed directly into the historic spaces and landscapes of the two historic sites. The show was featured on CBS Sunday Morning click here. To learn more about the exhibition click here.


Object of the Month

This striking photograph of the Propylaea, the monumental gateway to the Acropolis in Athens was taken by Frederic Church’s first pupil William James Stillman.

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