Fenimore Art Museum
September Morning—Cooperstown by Susan Jones Kenyon
Susan's paintings are now featured in the exhibition Places in Passing: Contemporary Landscapes by Susan Jones Kenyon at the Fenimore Art Museum.
If you are a member, please join us for this special reception celebrating The Hudson River School: Nature and the American Vision.
If you are a member, please join us for this special reception celebrating The Hudson River School: Nature and the American Vision. (Friday, June 28 from 5:30 - 7:00pm)
Splendidly Dressed: American Indian Robes and Regalia
March 30–December 29, 2013
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. —Native American clothing and regalia that celebrate wealth and status, signify war honors, and invoke protection during hunts are displayed in Splendidly Dressed: American Indian Robes & Regalia. Opening March 30, this exhibition combines masterful examples of clothing, footwear, headgear, jewelry, and accessories from the Eugene and Clare Thaw Collection of American Indian Art.
Native Roots: The Ninth Contemporary Iroquois Art Biennial
March 30–July 21
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y.—The Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, New York, hosts the Ninth Contemporary Iroquois Art Biennial: Native Roots, opening March 30. The exhibition features artwork by members of the Native Roots Artists Guild. Organized by guest curator G. Peter Jemison, Seneca artist, the exhibition will be on view through July 21.
Forging Perfection: Masterworks from The Farmers’ Museum Blacksmith Shop
March 30–December 29
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (1/31/2013) —Artistic masterpieces of the highest quality produced by blacksmiths at The Farmers’ Museum are on display in Forging Perfection: Masterworks from The Farmers’ Museum Blacksmith Shop. Opening March 30 at the Fenimore Art Museum, the exhibition features metalworking tours de force such as a re-created 1740 pistol and a scale that measures to the sixteenth of a gram.
A combined exhibition of period art, literature and music...
The Fenimore Art Museum, The Glimmerglass Festival, Olana State Historic Site, and Hyde Hall join forces for The Festival of American Romantics, inspired by Romantic composers, painters and writers.
Fenimore Art Museum | June 29 - September 29
The Wyeths: A Family Legacy
May 25 - September 2, 2013
Todd Kenyon, Public Relations
New York State Historical Association
Fenimore Art Museum/The Farmers’ Museum
Phone: (607) 547-1472 / E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
New demonstrations and artists expand the Iroquois Cultural Festival in its second year. On Memorial Day weekend, May 25–26, the festival takes place on the expansive lakefront lawn of the Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown. A remarkable gathering of Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) artisans, dancers, musicians, and interpreters, this festival can’t be missed!