Monday, March 7, 2016

Mort Künstler: The Art of Adventure now open! (Meet the Artist too!)






Date: February 26, 2016 - May 30, 2016
Address: The Long Island Museum of American Art, History & Carriages
1200 Route 25A
Stony Brook, NY 11794
Telephone: 631-751-0066

Mort Künstler: The Art of Adventure, a major retrospective exhibit of Mort's paintings starting with childhood art through to his most recent paintings, 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. Mort Künstler: The Art of Adventure has been organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge Massachusetts.


In addition to this Exhibition, an additional program will be taking place at the museum: 


Date: Friday, March 18, 2016 from 5:00-7:00pm
Event: Alive@five: An Evening with Mort Künstler
Admission: $15
When the sun goes down and the lights are low, what goes on at the museum? Join us for drinks, light refreshments, and a special program to find out! Mort Künstler, internationally-acclaimed artist, illustrator, and native Long Islander will speak about his artistic process when creating the meticulously researched paintings of the American Civil War, historical subjects, and illustrations. Following his presentation, Mort will lead an informative, engaging tour of the exhibition Mort Künstler: The Art of Adventure. 


Norman Rockwell Museum Presents: Mort Künstler: The Art of Adventure




For more information, visit the Long Island Museum of American Art Website



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