Fenimore

Fenimore Art Museum

Travel Grants

For over 50 years The Farmers' Museum and the Fenimore Art Museum have been traditional stops for elementary schools across the state to learn about history, art and culture. With the challenges facing school budgets, it is becoming increasingly difficult for some schools to visit and learn from the Museums. We are pleased to offer School Travel Grants to assist with costs of transportation and/or admission for our school programs. Grants pay partial and total costs depending on location and need.

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NYSHA President Named To Chair American Association for State and Local History

Press Release Contact: 

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

Press Release Category: 
Recent Announcements
Publication Date: 
September 2010

Picturing Women: American Art from the Permanent Collections

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Fenimore

The history of American art is replete with images of a great variety of
women from all backgrounds: First Ladies, savvy business owners, urban
sophisticates, and hardworking farm wives.

These images are distinct from mainstream European portraiture of the upper
class and aristocracy. The rise of the United States’ middle class created a

start date: 
09/24/2010
end date: 
12/30/2010
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Art of the American Indians: The Thaw Collection seen by thousands - next stop Minneapolis!

Press Release Contact: 

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 Fenimore Art Museum's new traveling exhibition goes to the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN (Oct. 24, 2010 - Jan. 9, 2011)

Press Release Category: 
Exhibition Press Releases
Publication Date: 
May 2010
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