Fenimore Art Museum
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (11/08/2013) — Six local garden clubs will work together to beautify a grand canvas: the mansion that houses the Fenimore Art Museum. From November 26 through the close of its season on December 29, visitors to the museum will see the museum's grand stairway and halls trimmed with flowers and greenery for the season.
The New York State Historical Association and The Farmers’ Museum acknowledged the contributions of ten staff members at its annual Recognition Event held at the Otesaga Hotel on Wednesday, October 18, 2013. Jane Forbes Clark, Chairman of the Board of Directors of The Farmers’ Museum, presented the awards and Dr. Paul S. D’Ambrosio, President and CEO of the two institutions, presided.
American Masters: Thomas Cole to Grandma Moses
October 19–December 29, 2013
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (10/21/2013) — Masterpieces of fine art, folk art, photography, and sculpture are on display in American Masters: Thomas Cole to Grandma Moses at the Fenimore Art Museum. The exhibition showcases the museum’s superb holdings, including works by Thomas Cole, Edward Hicks, Asher B. Durand, and Grandma Moses.
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COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (10.03.2013) — The New York State Historical Association is pleased to announce that its Research Library has completed a large cataloging project with grant funding from the Community Foundation of South Central New York, Johnson City, N.Y. With a grant of $7,500, the library has processed and cataloged eight major collections, making them findable and available for public use.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. —On Friday, October 18, David Carlyon will present "19th Century Circus: Sex, Violence and Politics” from 1:45-2:45 p.m. in the Fenimore Art Museum Auditorium. This lecture is open to the public and is included with regular museum admission. No advance registration is required.
Glimmerglass Film Days
Friday, November 8 – Sunday, November 10, 2013
(Films at Fenimore: Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 9 and 10)
Rural Hours: Watercolors by Susan Fenimore Cooper Weil
September 21 - December 29, 2013
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (8/29/2013) — The Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, New York, presents a new exhibition of paintings by Susan Fenimore Cooper Weil. Opening September 21, the exhibition runs through December 29, 2013.
In recognition of the services tirelessly provided by our local EMS, police officers, and firefighters during the busy summer tourist season, Fenimore Art Museum and The Farmers’ Museum are offering free admission to first responders from Otsego County and up to three family members from Saturday, August 24-Monday, September 2, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (08-16-2013) — In recognition of the services tirelessly provided by our local EMS, police officers, and firefighters during the busy summer tourist season, Fenimore Art Museum and The Farmers’ Museum will offer free admission to first responders from Otsego County and up to three family members from Saturday, August 24 – Monday, September 2, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.