Curators: Kate Menconeri and Kathy Greenwood, Director, Art & Culture Program, Albany International Airport
Sat, Sept 29 – Mon, Feb, 25
Albany International Airport Gallery, 3rd Fl
The Thomas Cole Site and the Albany International Airport present a new multidisciplinary exhibition that features 10 contemporary visual artists and 7 writers whose works explore our relationship to the natural world, and share common ground with Thomas Cole’s greatest written work, Essay on American Scenery. The gallery is open daily from 7 am to 11 pm.
Join us in the New Studio for the Cole Fellows Class of 2019 Research Presentations. Topics include 19th century historical events informing new interactive exhibits, 19th century female artists, connections between Cole’s mineral collection and his art, and alternative methods of engagement with the arts and local teens.
Main House and Old Studio
Through April, 2019
Explore Thomas Cole’s historic Main House with museum educators. The Main House includes The Parlors, technology-driven story telling installations, and Mind Upon Nature: Thomas Cole’s Creative Process, an exhibition featuring original works by Thomas Cole.
Thomas Cole, Catskill Creek, N.Y., 1845, Oil on canvas, 26 1/2 x 36″. New-York Historical Society.
Curator’s Talk: Thomas Cole’s Refrain
H. Daniel Peck, John Guy Vassar, Jr., Professor Emeritus of English, Vassar College
Sunday, May 19, 2 pm
Lumberyard, Creekside Studio
Join exhibition curator Professor Peck for a discussion on our new exhibition Thomas Cole’s Refrain: The Paintings of Catskill Creek.
Tickets coming soon.
Curator: Kate Menconeri, Thomas Cole Site Curator
Aug 14 – Nov 18, 2018
A contemporary art exhibition installed throughout the historic site as part of the ongoing series OPEN HOUSE: Contemporary Art in Conversation with Cole. The exhibition grew out of conversations between the Cole Site curator Kate Menconeri, the artist Kiki Smith, and exhibiting artists.
Painting: Place (Place), 2017, Jackie Saccoccio. Oil and mica on Linen, 79 x 90 in. Courtesy of the artist and Van Doren Waxter,
Picturesque and Sublime: Thomas Cole’s Trans-Atlantic Inheritance
Curators:TimBarringer, Paul Mellon Professor in the History of Art at Yale, Jennifer Raab, Associate Professor in the History of Art at Yale, Sophie Lynford, Ph.D. candidate at Yale and Nicholas Robbins, Ph.D. candidate at Yale
Curators: Stephen Hannock, Contemporary Artist and Jason Rosenfeld, Ph.D., Distinguished Chair and Professor of Art History at Marymount Manhattan College and Senior Writer and Editor-at-Large for the Brooklyn Rail