What’s Happening at Olana
“Because I have always enjoyed the juxtaposition of architecture and landscape, I see Olana’s carriage roads as architecture. They function the way the windows in Olana’s house do by arranging your position and relationship to the landscape. What is revealed from each window or turn in the road — the window framing, the road dividing – is all manipulated by Mr. Church.” — Margaret Saliske, Artist and Hudson Resident
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Scavenger Hunt: Maps, GPS, Compass Navigation
What can you find tucked away in Olana’s landscape? Get ready to search our grounds high and low to find clues that lead you to the prize. Environmental educator, Fran Martino, will teach us how to use compasses, maps, and GPS systems to navigate the landscape.
Saturday, May 7, 3-5pm
Object of the Month
This striking 16th-century statue of Quetzacoatl 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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