An exhibit about the diversity and abundance of wildlife in North America in the early 19th century as witnessed by artists and ornithologists, paired with their own prophetic warnings about wilderness loss during their time. Images of now-extinct birds illustrated by Mark Catesby, Alexander Wilson, and John James Audubon are on display, through May 2, 2021.
John and Peggy Maximus Gallery
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
2559 Puesta del Sol
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Telephone: (805) 682-4711
Two new in-person exhibits explore the work of artist Karl Bodmer (1809-1893), created during Bodmer's voyage with Prince Maximilian of Wied-Neuwied into the American interior beginning in 1833.
"Karl Bodmer: Travels in North America" April 1 - December 31, 2021
Fenimore Art Museum
5798 STATE HIGHWAY 80 (P.O.BOX 800)
COOPERSTOWN, NY 13326
"Karl Bodmer: North American Portraits" April 5 - July 25, 2021
The Met Fifth Avenue
1000 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10028
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