“Alphonse Mucha: Master of Art Nouveau” Opens today in Glens Falls, N.Y. US – until March 18th


The exhibition examines pivotal role of French artist Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939) telling how he exploited the advertising poster to create a new movement in art and  is on display in Glens Falls, a half an hour ride from Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Featuring 70 works of the artist credited with inspiring the Art Nouveau movement, the exhibition comes from the private Dhawan Collection of Los Angeles.

Pictured above, one of the paintings of the exhibit, one dedicated to Sarah Bernhardt, the main muse of Alphonse Mucha. You can find information about this private tour by CLICKING HERE.

Hyde Collection, an historic house and museum complex with a distinguished collection of art, featuring Old Masters, 19th-Century European and American art, and Modern and Contemporary art. Open year-round, The Hyde presents changing exhibitions in its five gallery spaces, as well as lectures, concerts, family activities, education programs, and school and group tours.

The exhibition started today the 14th of January and will end the 18th of March. Some practical information:

Located at 161 Warren St., Glens Falls, N.Y.

Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday

Admission is $12, $10 for seniors; free for children, students and active military.