Arthur Beaumont: Art of the Sea

Exhibition April 16 − August 16, 2020
Exhibition "Art of the sea"Includes an amazing set of watercolors by artist Arthur Beaumont, depicting the greatness of the sea and ships.

Throughout his career, Beaumont (1890-1978) sought to create an artistic account of the achievements of the US Navy. His work was published in National Geographic magazine, and in 1958 he was named the winner of the artistic work of the U.S. Navy.

His work includes numerous portraits of specific ships, including powerful aircraft carriers and destroyers, as well as personal yachts of presidents and celebrities. Beaumont sought to portray not only admirals, but also ordinary sailors and soldiers.