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Take a Look Back at the Civil War with Some Help from This Exhibit

Brandywine River Museum of Art will present Winslow Homer: Photography and the Art of Painting through February 17, 2019. Winslow Homer: Photography and the Art of Painting is drawn from the BCMA’s incomparable holdings of Homer’s art and archival materials, and from more than twenty major lending institutions, including the Addison Gallery of American Art.

A little-recognized aspect of the work of Winslow Homer—one of America’s most iconic artists—is the relationship between his painting and photography, and the role of the relatively new medium on his approach to image making.

The exhibition will feature approximately fifty photographs created or collected by Homer and approximately fifty paintings, prints, watercolors, and drawings from all major periods of the artist’s career. A selection of the artist’s Civil War-themed images and work from his activity in the Adirondacks, England and Prout’s Neck will be considered in relation to Homer’s interaction with photography.

A catalogue published by Yale University Press will accompany the exhibition. Don’t miss out on the chance to see Winslow Homer: Photography and the Art of Painting!

At The Apartments @ Brewerytown, the premier apartments in the Brewerytown neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, we believe it’s important to integrate yourself into the community, which is why we suggest attending this event. Meeting new people, having unfamiliar experiences, and joining neighborhood activities is the key to an exceptional lifestyle.

Event Time/Date:
Thursday, November 29, 2018—9:30 AM

Event Venue Location:
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffmans Mill Road
Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania 19317

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