Tuesday, July 14, 2015

"Civil War Stories" - A Presentation by Mort Künstler- Saturday, September 26

Join Mort Künstler on Saturday, September 26, 2015, at the Walt Whitman Birthplace State Historic Site and Interpretive Center, in Huntington Station, NY. Mort will join a panel of speakers for "Civil War Stories" from 2:00 - 4:30pm. This program is a part of the War Words Wisdom Series taking place at the Walt Whitman Birthplace this year.

Mort will be presenting and answering questions from the audience on his own historic artworks, including Angel of the Battlefield: Clara Barton with Walt Whitman at Chatham, December 15, 1862. Following the program, there are plans for a print sale and signing.

We look forward to seeing you there! For more info fee free to email us or visit the Walt Whitman Birthplace website.

Monday, June 22, 2015

Officially Summer

Now that it’s officially summer, many of us will be taking road trips and finding ourselves at National Parks. For those of you going to Gettysburg National Military Park, you will want to watch this DVD before you go, or after you return.  Experience the sights, sounds and story of the battle of Gettysburg through Mort’s poignant and detailed paintings, and the words of great Civil War historians.

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Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Mort Künstler: The Art of Adventure Traveling to Long Island

Mort is very pleased that the major retrospective exhibit Mort Künstler: The Art of Adventure is coming to Long Island. The exhibit, organized by The Norman Rockwell Museum, will be on display at The Long Island Museum of American Art, History & Carriages from February 26, 2016 thru May 30, 2016. The Long Island Museum is in Stony Brook, about an hour away from Mort's hometown of Oyster Bay. He's visited the museum several times to research their large collection of carriages.

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