There are few sights more spectacular than a sunrise on Otsego Lake! Take a walk with photographer Kevin Gray as he provides tips on composition, light and shadow, camera techniques and more while the sun rises above the lake. We will explore landscape and nature photography with the goal of sending you home with some fantastic images. (Monday, August 28)
Fenimore Art Museum
Join us for an exciting bus trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art for a special tour of American Indian Art from the Fenimore Art Museum: The Thaw Collection and the galleries of Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. (Wednesday, September 20)
Sunrise on Otsego Lake Photo Excursion
Monday, August 28th 6:30 am – 8:00 am
Monday, October 2nd 7 am – 8:30 am
$15 per person. Tickets: sunrise-otsego-lake.eventbrite.com
Museum Members’ Showcase
Fenimore Art Museum Community Gallery
Sept. 29 – Oct. 9, 2017
Opening Reception: Thursday, Sept. 28, 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Are you a member of Fenimore Art Museum who creates two-dimensional artwork, including paintings, drawings, photography, and beyond? We would like to offer an opportunity to exhibit your work in our Museum Members’ Showcase in the Community Gallery of Fenimore Art Museum this fall! There is no fee to submit your work. Please see below for guidelines.
Friday, August 11 at 2:00 p.m.
Fenimore Art Museum presents its tenth annual juried art event celebrating the relationship between artists and the landscape. In addition to showcasing outstanding painters and photographers selling their work, Art by the Lake features artist demonstrations, great food, live music, local beer tastings – all with the backdrop of picturesque Otsego Lake.
Members’ Trip 2017
Wednesday, September 20, 2017, from 6:00 a.m.–10 p.m.
Join us for an exciting bus trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art for a special tour of American Indian Art from the Fenimore Art Museum: The Thaw Collection and the galleries of Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. Along with free time to enjoy The Met at your leisure and see all of the many amazing exhibitions, including Rodin at The Met!
The Fenimore Art Museum has a long history of publishing books, manuscripts, journals, exhibition catalogs and educational materials in support of our mission. From the award-winning Heritage magazine, to the only scholarly journal on New York history, to exhibition catalogs on such notable artists as Winslow Homer, John Brewster, and Grandma Moses, the Fenimore offers many opportunities for scholars, our members and visitors to learn about New York, American art and Native American art.
Tickets are on sale for our summer production of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" in the Lucy B. Hamilton Amphitheater overlooking Otsego Lake.