Hear from Paradise Valley collector, museum donor and trustee Abe Hays as he discusses this unparalleled exhibition of 100 striking and historically important portrayals of one of the world’s most revered natural wonders. Oil paintings, watercolors and prints dating from the 1850s to the 1950s capture the ecological, sociological and visual diversity of the Grand Canyon, while showcasing a range of artistic styles such as naturalism, impressionism and abstraction. Thomas Moran, Eanger Irving Couse, Gustave Baumann and Gunnar Widforss are among the celebrated artists included in this exhibition.
This program will take place within the Grand Canyon Grandeur exhibition, located in the Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust Fine Arts Gallery.
Included with museum admission; free to museum members.