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.

Friday, June 5, 2015

An Afternoon With Mort Künstler - Saturday, July 11



Mort Künstler will be at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley in Winchester, Virginia on Saturday, July 11 for an interview-format discussion about his life and career. Seating is limited - visit http://themsv.org/event/afternoon-mort-kunstler for details and to purchase tickets. While you're at the Museum, make sure to take some time to view the exhibition Mort Künstler: The Art of Adventure. Mort Künstler: The Art of Adventure has been organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, and will be on view in the MSV from May 9 through August 2, 2015.


MSV Members: $5; all others $12 (includes MSV admission). Pre-register/reserve tickets by Thursday, July 9; visit www.theMSV.org or call 540-662-1473, ext. 240. Seating limited.
 

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