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Lecture: The Artist’s Garden—American Impressionism and the Garden Movement

March 26, 2015
Fullerton Hall
Free with museum admission

Lecture Series: American Art Up Close

Anna Marley, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, intertwines stories of American artists, Impressionism, and the growing popularity of gardening as a middle-class leisure pursuit at the turn of the 20th century.

Registration is not required for this program. 

Presented with the Terra Foundation for American Art

American Art Up Close

The Soul of Things: Direct Carving in American Art
February 19 at 6:00pm

The Artist’s Garden: American Impressionism and the Garden Movement
March 26 at 6:00

Childe Hassam and the Americanism Campaign of Theodore Roosevelt, 1916
April 30 at 6:00

Trompe l'oeil and Modernity
May 7 at 6:00


William Merritt Chase. A City Park, c. 1887. Bequest of Dr. John J. Ireland.