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Discover Vincent van Gogh through the eyes of the artist

Vincent van Gogh is one of the most famous artists in history. But his life is shrouded in rumors and tall tales. Discover the true story of van Gogh’s passion and obsessions from art historian Felicia Zavarella Stadelman during this online … Continue reading

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Enjoy Paint Night from the comfort of your home

We recently hosted a paint night with artist Janie Walland. We’re sharing the program so that you too can make your own Starfish & Love painting. Here are the supplies that Janie used (but you’re welcome to adjust them to … Continue reading

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Enjoy the submissions from our Virtual Art Show for kids

Thanks to all the kids who submitted artwork for our online art show. It’s a joy to enjoy (and share) your creativity! The theme for the show is mystical, magical places.

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Discover the art of the Civil War

Discover how the Civil War inspired artists like Frederic Edwin Church and Winslow Homer, poets like Walt Whitman and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, songs like “Dixie” and “Lorena,” and authors like Ambrose Bierce and Margaret Mitchell. Presented by Mary Lintern of … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Post-Impressionists with Henri Matisse

Join our Collections Development Manager Barb Hauer as she introduces you to the art of the fauvists and their leader, Henri Matisse. Fauvism absorbed lessons from both post-impressionist painters like Cézanne and Van Gogh and neo-impressionists like Seurat. The fauvists employed … Continue reading

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