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Fenimore Art Museum

Ten Employees Honored for Service at Recognition Event

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

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.

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October 2013
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Masterpiece Exhibition Showcases Fenimore Collection

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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

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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October 2013
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Grant to NYSHA Library Broadens Access to Historical Documents

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

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.

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Recent Announcements
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October 2013
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Sex, Violence, and Politics in 19th Century Circus Discussed in Lecture

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

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.

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October 2013
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Love of Nature Illuminates Exhibition of Paintings by Member of Cooper Family

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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

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.

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Exhibition Press Releases
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August 2013
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Otsego County First Responders Receive Free Admission (Aug. 24 - Sept. 2)

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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.

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Museums to Offer Free Admission to Otsego County First Responders

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

 

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.

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Recent Announcements
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August 2013
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Rural Hours: Watercolors by Susan Fenimore Cooper Weil

Susan Fenimore Cooper Weil (1922-2013), Summer Barn, ca. 1985. Watercolor. Private Collection.

Rural Hours: Watercolors by Susan Fenimore Cooper Weil
September 21 - December 29, 2013

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Fenimore Art Museum’s Outdoor Event “Art by the Lake” Set for Saturday, August 10

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

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (07/29/2013) — The Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown announces its sixth annual juried art event celebrating the relationship between artists and the landscape, Art by the Lake, taking place Saturday, August 10 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on the museum's expansive lakefront lawn. The event offers plein-air painting demonstrations, exhibits of works by contemporary landscape artists, educational programs, live jazz, and great food and beverages all in a lavish setting overlooking Otsego Lake.

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July 2013
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