Victoria Wyeth to Visit Fenimore Art Museum for Special Programs in July

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Todd Kenyon
New York State Historical Association
Fenimore Art Museum/The Farmers’ Museum
Phone: (607) 547-1472 / E-mail: t.kenyon@nysha.org

The Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y., welcomes Victoria Wyeth, the only grandchild of famed artist Andrew Wyeth, for special programs focusing on her renowned family. The programs will take place Saturday and Sunday, July 20-21 and coincide with the museum's current exhibition The Wyeths: A Family Legacy, on view through September 2.

An Evening with Victoria Wyeth
Saturday, July 20 at 7:00 pm in the Fenimore Art Museum Auditorium

A lively discussion featuring three never-before-seen studies from Andrew Wyeth’s final painting Stop (2008). Victoria discusses artistic subject matter and technique interspersed with personal memories and family stories. She will also be signing copies of her grandfather Andrew’s autobiography.

Tickets: $40 per person. Order online at FenimoreArtMuseum.org or visit the Fenimore Art Museum Shop.

Gallery Talks
Sunday, July 21 at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00 pm

Victoria Wyeth leads an interactive, one-of-a-kind discussion through the Fenimore’s exhibition, The Wyeths: A Family Legacy.

Tickets: $35 per person. To register, order online at FenimoreArtMuseum.org or call (607) 547-1461. (Limited numbers of tickets available for pre-registration.)

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Publication Date: 
June 2013
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