Hyde sends art into city, offers free day of fun — July 31

Noon to 5 pm Sunday, August 12 GLENS FALLS, N.Y.—For this year’s Community Day, The Hyde Collection is taking fine art to the streets, then back to the Museum. From noon to 5 pm Sunday, August 12, Community Day includes a friendly family competition, a scavenger hunt adventure, tours, and more — and serves as the…
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Women’s art featured at The Hyde — July 26

Jane Peterson: At Home and Abroad; Changing the Landscape: Women Impressionists from the Thomas Clark Collection GLENS FALLS, N.Y.—Jane Peterson (1876-1965) was born to Scandinavian immigrants in a Midwestern town just a decade after the Civil War. Ideas of women pursuing higher education and even careers were just gaining traction when the 1893 Columbian Exposition…
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Hyde open late for special events — July 24

GLENS FALLS—For the third year in a row, The Hyde Collection will stay open late Thursday evenings in August to present special programming in the Hyde Night Out series. This year’s Hyde Night Out kicked off at last week’s Art Battle, which challenged seven teams to create works of art from JUST Water recyclables. The series continues…
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Exhibition looks at man’s tie to horses — July 10

Horse and Rider July 20 to September 9 GLENS FALLS—Coinciding with the 2018 Saratoga Racing Meet, The Hyde Collection will present Horse and Rider in its Rotunda Gallery from July 20 through September 9. Americans have long romanticized their relationship with horses: the majesty of wild mustangs galloping through the plains, the allure of cowboys on horseback…
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The Hyde to open Rockwell Kent exhibitions — March 26

GLENS FALLS, NY—Rockwell Kent was a polarizing figure: An acclaimed artist and printmaker, a household name as traveler and author, his private mores scandalized family and friends, his social activism his political adversaries. His politics garnered him a certain degree of notoriety, while his art earned him critical acclaim. On Sunday, April 8, The Hyde…
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RE-IMAGINED: Hyde hosts fashion event — Feb. 26

GLENS FALLS, N.Y.—When Corey Aldrich heard that an exhibition of Alphonse Mucha’s work was being exhibited at The Hyde Collection, he knew he had to create something. “Alphonse Mucha’s work is exceptionally beautiful,” said Aldrich, producer of 2440 Design Studio. “I thought, ‘We’ll do a fashion show, it’ll be like thirty looks …’” But when Aldrich…
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Hyde is next stop on Creative Economy tour — Feb. 22

GLENS FALLS—The Upstate Alliance for the Creative Economy (ACE) and the Center for Economic Growth want to learn about how the region’s creative economy impacts residents of Warren and Washington counties. ACE and the Center for Economic Growth are hosting the Creative Economy Roundtable Tour at The Hyde Collection on Tuesday, February 27. “The creative economy is now the fourth-largest employment sector…
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Dramatic Valentine’s tour at The Hyde — Feb. 8

GLENS FALLS—Garrett West has seen his fair share of tragedies — and comedies, musicals, and dramas. The freelance actor, director, designer, and writer has worked with theater groups throughout the region. On Friday, February 16, West brings real-life drama to Hyde House, retelling the stories of some of the most popular star-crossed lovers depicted in…
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Museum welcomes new officers to Board of Trustees — Jan. 16

GLENS FALLS, NY—The Hyde Collection is proud to announce the appointment of three new officers to the Museum’s board of trustees. David Howson was named chair of the board, and Chelsea Silver and Mark Behan were appointed to co-vice chair positions. Howson is a teaching professor and Arthur Zankel executive director of Arts Administration at…
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Hyde opens door to Creative Futures — Jan. 11

GLENS FALLS, NY—Will Fowler always loved to draw, but wasn’t sure how that would translate to a paying career. While a high school student, he decided to study architecture in college. “It seemed like a viable career option because I knew I wasn’t going to make a living selling paintings,” said Fowler, co-owner of Sidekick Creative,…
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