“For an in-town vacation on a summer day, Seeing Nature is transporting.” –Star Tribune
Spanning 400 years, this spectacular exhibition illuminates the rich and varied approaches in European and American art to the landscape genre. Featuring 39 landscape paintings drawn from the private collection of Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Paul G. Allen, including masterworks by Claude Monet, Gustav Klimt, David Hockney, Edward Hopper, and Georgia O’Keeffe. Lovers of French Impressionism and Neo-Impressionism will find these styles well represented.
This exhibition is co-organized by the Portland Art Museum, the Seattle Art Museum, and the Paul G. Allen Family Collection. This exhibition is supported by an indemnity from the Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities. Vulcan Inc. has also provided generous in-kind support.