hyde collection http://wamc.org en Hyde Collection Receives Major Photography Donation http://wamc.org/post/hyde-collection-receives-major-photography-donation <p>The Hyde Collection, an internationally known art museum in Glens Falls, New York, has received a major donation from a leading national news anchor.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>The Hyde Collection announced it has been gifted a large collection of photographs from ABC news anchor and political correspondent George Stephanopoulos, who also worked in the Clinton White House. Hyde director Charles Guerin said the donation comes from a man whose collection is well known in the photography world.</p><p></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:09:29 +0000 Lucas Willard 87890 at http://wamc.org Hyde Collection Receives Major Photography Donation Ansel Adams And Photo-Secession At The Hyde Collection http://wamc.org/post/ansel-adams-and-photo-secession-hyde-collection <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">There is a pair of exciting new exhibits at the </span><a href="http://www.hydecollection.org/‎" style="line-height: 1.5;">Hyde Collection</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in Glens Falls, NY. "</span>Ansel<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Adams: Early Works" and "Photo-Secession: Painterly Masterworks of Turn-of-the-Century Photography," are on display through April </span>20th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in the Wood Gallery.</span></p><p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 84500 at http://wamc.org Ansel Adams And Photo-Secession At The Hyde Collection The Hyde Collection - Davidson Brothers Brewing Company http://wamc.org/post/hyde-collection-davidson-brothers-brewing-company <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>We want to finish up our time in Glens Falls by spotlighting one of our favorite businesses and a place perfect for a post museum get-together.</p><p><a href="http://www.davidsonbrothers.com/">Davidson Brothers Brewing Company</a> has been crafting wonderful beers and serving delicious meals for the North Country and Southern Adirondacks since 1996.</p><p>Joining us now to discuss Davidson Brothers, their growth and amazing food and drink, we welcome Brewer and Owner – Rick Davidson and brewer, Jason Kissinger.</p><p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 15:45:00 +0000 Alan Chartock & Joe Donahue 67767 at http://wamc.org The Hyde Collection - Davidson Brothers Brewing Company The Hyde Collection - June Leary, Director of Education http://wamc.org/post/hyde-collection-june-leary-director-education <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>As our time at <a href="http://www.hydecollection.org/">The Hyde Collection</a> draws to a close, we want to meet one more very important member of the team here. June Leary is the Hyde’s Curator of Education and is responsible for the programs and lessons being taught here. Alan - June has been the director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Southern Adirondacks and Education Manager at The Hyde Collection. Joe – She joins us this morning to give a run-down of her many responsibilities with this summer’s Georgia O’Keeffe exhibit as well for the rest of the museum’s varied mission.</p><p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 15:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue & Alan Chartock 67765 at http://wamc.org The Hyde Collection - June Leary, Director of Education The Hyde Collection - Adirondack Theatre Festival http://wamc.org/post/hyde-collection-adirondack-theatre-festival <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.atfestival.org/">The Adirondack Theatre Festival</a> is such a special theatre company offering new, interesting, fun and world premiere works of theatre. Their season this summer includes everything from Judy Garland, to Avenue Q, to – of course – Georgia O’Keeffe.</p><p>Mark Fleischer is the Producing Artistic Director of ATF and has been since 2007. He joins us to tell us about their upcoming productions, including their opening production: Heartbreaker: Two Months with Judy Garland.</p><p>In 1968, when he was 26, songwriter John Meyer met Judy Garland. The next two months were an emotional roller-coaster, but his life was changed forever. Inspired by his acclaimed memoir, Meyer brings to the stage the true story of his romance with a star whose flame was dying and how he attempts to rescue her from her self-destructive demons. John Meyer and the show’s director, Michael Bush, and star, Christine Andreas join us along with Mark Fleischer.</p><p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 15:12:00 +0000 Alan Chartock & Joe Donahue 67764 at http://wamc.org The Hyde Collection - Adirondack Theatre Festival The Hyde Collection - Wiawaka Holiday House http://wamc.org/post/hyde-collection-wiawaka-holiday-house <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>When we decided to come north to broadcast live, we knew we wanted the folks from the <a href="http://www.wiawaka.org/">Wiawaka Holiday House</a> on the show. We certainly wanted them to share their amazing story and history with us. But, we also just get a kick out of saying Wiawaka.</p><p>Wiawaka is one of the oldest and longest continuously operated retreats for women in America. Today, Wiawaka continues as a summer retreat and on July 14th, they will be hosting a “Hyde Family Fun Day.”</p><p>Christine Dixon is the Executive Director of the Wiawaka Holiday House.</p><p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 14:45:00 +0000 Joe Donahue & Alan Chartock 67763 at http://wamc.org The Hyde Collection - Wiawaka Holiday House The Hyde Collection - Lake George Association http://wamc.org/post/hyde-collection-lake-george-association <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>As thousands flock to Lake George each year to enjoy its pristine waters, perhaps few understand they have the members of the LGA to thank for those clean and clear waters. <a href="http://www.lakegeorgeassociation.org/">The Lake George Association</a> is the leading citizen group responsible for conserving Lake George.</p><p>Never ones to let a teaching opportunity to pass, the Association has partnered with the Hyde Collection as part of their “My Summer Place” programming, they will be offering several “floating classrooms.”</p><p>The Floating Classroom with the Lake George Association will include a Hyde educator, and a teaching artist to learn about Lake George and the area where George O’Keeffe created her works. The program will include drawing lessons, one near the location of the Stieglitz property, as well as an up- close look at the water of Lake George.</p><p>To learn more about the LGA and their floating classrooms, we welcome Kristen Rohne, their Education Coordinator.</p><p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue & Alan Chartock 67762 at http://wamc.org The Hyde Collection - Lake George Association The Hyde Collection - Bruce Robertson http://wamc.org/post/hyde-collection-bruce-robertson <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>As we broadcast from the foothills of the Adirondacks, we will further examine the natural element of the region and the role it played in the art of Georgia O’Keeffe. Bruce Robertson, professor of the history of art and architecture at the University of California, Santa Barbara joins us to bring it in focus.</p><p>He will give a lecture entitled "O'Keeffe: Abstraction and Nature" on Sunday, June 30 at 2pm at <a href="http://www.hydecollection.org">The Hyde Collection</a>.</p><p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 14:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue & Alan Chartock 67761 at http://wamc.org The Hyde Collection - Bruce Robertson The Hyde Collection - Charles Guerin, Director http://wamc.org/post/hyde-collection-charles-guerin-director <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>There is such a thing as perfect timing. Charles Guerin has been director of <a href="http://www.hydecollection.org/">The Hyde Collection</a> in Glens Falls, NY for the past three months. It is a brand new job. But, he has taken the reins as a landmark exhibit is now open and the museum celebrates its 50th Anniversary.</p><p>A Chicago native, Guerin served as executive director of the University of Arizona Museum of Art from 2000-2012, where he created and endowed the institution's Archive of Visual Art.</p><p>Previously, Guerin was a commissioner of Wyoming State Parks and Cultural Resources from 1998-2000, and the executive Director of the University of Wyoming Art Museum in Laramie from 1986-2000.</p><p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:35:00 +0000 Alan Chartock & Joe Donahue 67759 at http://wamc.org The Hyde Collection - Charles Guerin, Director The Hyde Collection - Lake George Regional Chamber of Commerce http://wamc.org/post/hyde-collection-lake-george-regional-chamber-commerce <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>For over a decade and a half, artist Georgia O’Keeffe would return to Lake George for the summer. She referred to it as “My Summer Place.”</p><p>For many families throughout the country, Lake George is their family place. It is a spot where families come year after year and others will discover it for the first time – this year.</p><p>Michael Consuelo is the executive director at <a href="http://www.lakegeorgechamber.com/Home.aspx">Lake George Regional Chamber of Commerce</a> joins us this morning to discuss the impact this exhibition will have on tourism, what impact tourism will have on this exhibit as well as the overall role the chamber plays in the lure of the “Queen of American Lakes” and the surrounding region.</p><p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 13:35:00 +0000 Alan Chartock & Joe Donahue 67760 at http://wamc.org The Hyde Collection - Lake George Regional Chamber of Commerce