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American Impressionists in the American Garden: A Garden-wide Humanities Exhibition on American Impressionism
Susan Fraser, New York Botanical Garden

Grant details:

Impressionism: American Gardens on Canvas (Exhibition)
Title: Impressionism: American Gardens on Canvas
Curator: Linda S. Ferber, Ph.D.
Abstract: American Impressionism, a prominent artistic style that flourished at the turn of the 20th century, comes to life in a captivating Garden-wide exhibition. In the Conservatory, stroll through an American Impressionist garden, a stunning interpretation by Francisca Coelho, NYBG's renowned curator and designer, of the alluring gardens that influenced iconic artists such as Childe Hassam and John Singer Sargent. In the Art Gallery, view a beautiful complementary display of more than 20 paintings and sculptures by these famed artists and their contemporaries that capture the colors, shadows, and ephemeral quality of light they observed in the natural world and infused in their distinctive imagery; the collection has been assembled by Guest Curator Linda S. Ferber, Ph.D., Director Emerita and Senior Art Historian of the New-York Historical Society.
Year: 2016
Primary URL: http://
Primary URL Description: Exhibition website.

Impressify (Web Resource)
Title: Impressify
Author: The New York Botanical Garden
Abstract: A mobile experience to accompany the exhibition, "Impressionism: American Gardens on Canvas." Try your own experiments with color, light, and brushstrokes using your computer, tablet, or phone. Simply upload a photo and let your imagination run wild.
Year: 2016
Primary URL:
Primary URL Description: Link to "Impressify."

Impressionism: American Gardens on Canvas (Catalog)
Title: Impressionism: American Gardens on Canvas
Author: The New York Botanical Garden
Author: Linda S. Ferber
Abstract: Exhibition catalog for "Impressionism: American Gardens on Canvas."
Year: 2016
Primary URL:,251,197,285,143,199,233,245,137,203,239,217,638
Catalog Type: Exhibition Catalog
Publisher: The New York Botanical Garden