Events and Programs
New York, New York! The 20th Century
June 11, 2011 - September 19, 2011
More than sixty paintings, photographs, sculptures, and works on paper that capture urban New York City.
The Hyde Collection introduces its major summer exhibition –New York, New York! The 20th Century, from the collection of the Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida.
This exhibition features over sixty paintings, photographs, sculptures, and works on paper that capture New York City’s unique urban atmosphere and the human interface with it. The Norton Museum of Art owns a wealth of artworks that feature this remarkable metropolis.The objects in the exhibition are centered on some of the most notable and beloved features of the city and date from 1889 to 2009.
Artists represented in this exhibition include Berenice Abbott, Diane Arbus, George Bellows, Stuart Davis, Andreas Feininger, Childe Hassam, Edward Hopper, Reginald Marsh, and Jim MacMillan’s moving photograph of the World Trade Center on September 12, 2001.
Organized by the Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida.
Sponsors: Behan Communications, Inc. and Visit Lake George.com
Media Sponsor: Lake George Mirror
Image above: Edward Hopper (American, 1882-1967), August in the City, 1945, oil on canvas, 23 x 30 in., Bequest of R. H. Norton, 53.84