This exhibition features Leonard’s portraits of jazz legends such as Frank Sinatra, Louis Armstrong, Charlie Parker, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Dizzy Gillespie, and Lena Horne.
Sponsored in part by Dr. Nancy Kollisch and Dr. Jeffrey Pressman. Exhibit organized by Herman Leonard Photography, LLC.”Billie Holiday, NYC, 1949. © Herman Leonard Photography, LLC
This exhibition celebrates Andrew Wyeth’s 100th birthday as expressed by his granddaughter and guest curator, Victoria Wyeth. It includes objects from Ms. Wyeth’s personal collection, many never-before exhibited, including Andrew Wyeth’s sketches, studies, paintings, artifacts, and ephemera, as well as Ms. Wyeth’s own photographs of her grandfather. It also includes Andrew Wyeth paintings from public and private collections. The exhibition will share an intimate view of the artist in his role as husband, father, and grandfather, and explore those relationships through art, artifacts, and photographs. On view are two of Wyeth’s most popular works—Master Bedroom (1965) and The Revenant (1949).
Public programs for the exhibition will feature appearances by Victoria Wyeth.
Sponsored in part by The Clark Foundation, The Table Rock Group at Morgan Stanley, and The White House Inn of Cooperstown, NY.Fuzzy Wooly Andy, ca. 2000, photograph by Victoria Wyeth. Silver gelatin print. Collection of Victoria Browning Wyeth.
Located on the shores of Otsego Lake -- James Fenimore Cooper's "Glimmerglass" -- in historic Cooperstown, New York, features a wide-ranging collection of American art including, an extensive collection of domestic artifacts and the renowned Eugene and Clare Thaw Collection of American Indian Art comprising more than 800 art objects representative of a broad geographic range of North American Indian cultures.