What’s Happening at Olana


Historic Landscape Tours

The Olana Partnership is launching the 2016 season at Olana by introducing regular public tours of Olana’s historic landscape.

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photo by Dan Region

Call for Artists

Plein Air Paint Out-Creating Landscapes within the Landscape

We are now accepting applications for The Olana Partnership and Columbia County Council on the Arts annual Plein Air Paint-Out.

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Exhibition Opening

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.

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Insider Perspective

I never really grasped the scope of 80,000+ objects until I stood in a room during self-guided touring at Olana. I had worked at Olana for over three years, giving tours and moving through these spaces almost daily, yet, as I stood there, my eye caught pieces that I had never really seen before.

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Art in the Morning, photo credit Beth Schneck

Public Program

Art in the Morning for Preschoolers

Olana’s littlest fans are invited to create fruit and veggie prints in the Wagon House.  Drop-in pack a picnic and spend the day at Olana.

Wednesday, May 25, 10am-12pm

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Object of the Month

Puresé, Colombia will be featured in the upcoming exhibition Capturing the Cosmos: Frederic Church Painting Humboldt’s Vision of Nature, which opens in the Sharp Family Gallery on May 15.

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Member, Historic Artists’ Homes & Studios


50th Anniversary Supporter


Celebrating 50 Years!

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