Long Island Community Arts Calendar
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Heckscher Museum of Art Presents “In a New Light: American Impressionism 1870-1940”
May 25 @ 11:00 am - August 18 @ 5:00 pm
The Heckscher Museum of Art presents a sweeping survey of American Impressionism through “In a New Light: American Impressionism 1870 -1940.” Impressionist art from the Bank of American Collection will fill all the galleries in the Museum. The featured artworks trace the development of Impressionism in the United States, and the emergence of a truly American style of painting. The exhibition explores how artists interpreted America’s daily life in rural, maritime, and urban spaces,with brisk brushstrokes, a vibrant palette, and atmospheric effects. This exhibition has been loaned through the Bank of America Art in our Communities program. Museum Hours: Wed to Fri 10 am to 5 pm; Sat and Sunday 11 am to 5 pm. Admission: $8 Adult, $ 6 Senior, $5 Students, Members Children Under 10 Free