In a new light: American impressionism 1870-1940

Exhibition May 21 − October 4, 2020
At the exhibition "In a new light: American impressionism 1870–1940"Presents innovative paintings, prints and drawings by famous artists such as George Inness, Child Hassam, Thomas Moran, John Sloan, Ernest Lawson, Daniel Garber, Guy Carlton Wiggins and many others. This comprehensive exhibition of American impressionism traces the emergence and development of a truly "American" style of art.

The 130 works presented at the exhibition reflect the change in American thinking from the mid-19th to the early 20th century. The exhibition explores the ways in which local artists interpret American rural, marine and urban spaces and depict everyday life using impressionistic techniques to capture the moment with sharp strokes, a vibrant palette and atmospheric effects.