Grand Canyon Grandeur

(June 6, 2017 – December 31, 2017)

This exhibition, which was on loan from The A.P. Hays Collection, featured 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 depicted 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 were among the celebrated artists included in this exhibition.