Thursday, January 21, 2016

WINTER EXHIBITION CELEBRATION SATURDAY IN PRINCETON

Winter Exhibition Celebration

WHEN: Saturday, January 23, Keynote Lecture, 5 pm | 10 McCosh Hall; Exhibition Viewing and Reception, 6-7:30 pm | Art Museum
WHERE: Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, New Jersey

Discover the complex ways in which artists have been fascinated by Britain's changing landscape across the centuries. Join us for a lecture by Tim Barringer, Paul Mellon Professor of the History of Art at Yale University and curator of the exhibition, followed by a reception in the Art Museum.

Tracking this weekend's snow? So are we! Check the Museum's website on Saturday for updates about the opening lecture and reception.

 

The exhibition is organized by the American Federation of Arts and Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales. 

The exhibition tour and catalogue are generously supported by the JFM Foundation, Mrs. Donald M. Cox, and the Marc Fitch Fund. In-kind support is provided by Barbara and Richard S. Lane and Christie's.

Pictured: Thomas Gainsborough, Rocky Wooded Landscape with
Rustic Lovers, Herdsman, and Cows (detail), 1771-74. Oil on canvas. Accepted by HM Government in lieu of inheritance tax and allocated to Amgueddfa Cymru-National Museum Wales, 2001. Courtesy American Federation of Arts