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Hudson River School

Movie Review: Mr. Turner -- Go Toward the Light

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.16.2015 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Had he been born in a different time and place, painter J.M.W. Turner might have been a member of the Hudson River School, a group of artists who worked in the second half of the 19th century, after Turner's 1851 death.

Last Weeks for Maine Sublime: Frederic Church's Landscapes of Mount Desert and Mount Katahdin

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 12.14.2013 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

It is still not too late to see Maine Sublime: Frederic Church's Landscapes of Mount Desert and Mount Katahdin -- a gem of a small exhibit which closes October 27th

'When You Look At Those Views, You Are Looking At A 3D Painting'

AP | MICHAEL HILL | Posted 08.25.2013 | Arts

GREENPORT, N.Y. -- The on-high views of the Hudson River that inspired Frederic Church's classic landscape paintings remain largely as he saw them in ...

'My Heart Leapt. I Just Couldn't Believe It.'

AP | JAMIE STENGLE | Posted 10.26.2012 | Arts

DALLAS -- An unsigned painting that has been in the Dallas Museum of Art's collection for more than eight decades and was long-believed to have been c...

The Best Vacation Landscape Of The Day: Adirondacks Edition

Posted 07.21.2012 | Arts

The moment we saw this image we had to hold ourselves back from hopping on the next flight to the Adirondacks, mostly because the breathtaking oil pai...

Low-Key Collection Offers Rich View of Hudson River School

Vera Haller | Posted 08.15.2012 | New York
Vera Haller

A sweet yellow and white house sits tucked away on a street in Hastings-on-Hudson. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places Ever Rest, a popular stop on the historical society and garden club circuit.

Cleaning up the American Eden: How Environmentalism Was Born on the Hudson River

Louise Mirrer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Louise Mirrer

The Hudson River has played a decisive role, not only as the birthplace of New York City and State, but also as the cradle of today's environmental movement.