By Beauty Obsessed: Gilbert Waldman Collects the West

Sept. 10, 2019 – Aug. 23, 2021

Casa Romero, Camino del Monte Sol, William Penhallow Henderson 1916, oil on canvas board; Collection of Gilbert Waldman.

By Beauty Obsessed: Gilbert Waldman Collects the West features 50 artworks with diverse cultural perspectives, landscapes, wildlife and more. It’s on loan from founding member of the museum, and life-long collector the late Gilbert Waldman. This stunning show includes artworks by Bierstadt and Moran, well-known Western artists such as Olaf Seltzer and Charles M. Russell, Taos Society Artists Eanger Irving Couse, Joseph Henry Sharp and Walter Ufer. It also includes important paintings by notable women artists of the West including Barbara Latham, Olive Rush, Gene Kloss, Dorothy Brett and Ila Mae McAfee.