Preserving and Observing:
Two Centuries of Norwalk Art Exhibit
Curated By: Sophia Gevas
"Norwalk Harbor", Oil on board, Augustus Smith Daggy
As part of the continuing celebration of Norwalk's heritage, the Norwalk Historical Society presents an exhibit of the City 's significant art collection. The exhibit curated by Sophia Gevas, is comprised of paintings and works on paper drawn from the four separate collections that comprise the Norwalk Collection: the City of Norwalk, the Lockwood family, the Norwalk Historical Society and the Norwalk-Village Green Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR).
There are over 80 featured works created by artists who lived and worked in Norwalk. It is presented "Salon Style" in the recently restored 1835 Town House at Mill Hill. The exhibit is a survey presented in groupings of Portraits, Still-lifes, Scenes of Working Life and Nature, each capturing significant aspects and insights about city life through the ages.
Thank you to our opening reception sponsor:
VenueMill Hill Historic Park
2 East Wall Street
Norwalk, CT 06851