Gallery Talk: Asher B. Durand: To Begin Again
Adam Thomas, curator of American Art
Come explore Asher B. Durand: To Begin Again and participate in this engaging conversation led by Adam Thomas in the exhibition gallery located on the museum’s first floor. This exhibition focuses on the early career of this leading artist of the Hudson River School. The centerpiece of the exhibition is Durand’s first commissioned landscape painting, Boonton Falls, New Jersey, which the museum recently acquired.
Image caption: Asher B. Durand, Boonton Falls, New Jersey, 1833, oil on canvas (detail). Purchased with funds from the Terra Art Enrichment Fund, 2015.143.