Art scholar Tyler Green to speak on 19th century photographer whose work inspired the birth of national parks

Fee: Free.

Location:

Billings Farm & Museum Visitors Center

Dates & Times

Date:

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Time:

7:00 PM

Duration:

1 hour

Type of Event

Partner Program
Talk

Description

Saturday, September 14, 7pm Tyler Green presents "Carleton Watkins: Making the West American" at Billings Farm & Museum Award-winning art historian, critic, author and podcaster Tyler Green will be speaking about groundbreaking 19th century photographer Carleton Watkins.  His talk explores the surprising relationships between Watkins, New England, and the national park idea – including connections to Frederick Billings and Woodstock, VT. Green is the producer and host of "The Modern Art Notes" podcast, which  is America’s most downloaded audio program about art. His book, Carleton Watkins: Making the West American will be available for purchase and signing at the event starting at 6pm.  Light refreshments will be served. This event is a collaboration between Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park and Billings Farm & Museum. The event is FREE; reservations are recommended: 802-457-2355 or by email: reservations@billingsfarm.org.

Reservation or Registration: Yes

Admission is free; Reservations strongly recommended

Contact Information

Billings Farm & Musem
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