N.  C.  Wyeth (1882–1945) Untitled (Marines landing on the beach), 1944

The Wyeths: Three Generations, Works from the Bank of America Collection

Mint Museum Randolph
2730 Randolph Road
Charlotte, North Carolina

For more than a century, the members of the Wyeth family have been renowned for creating works of art that fascinate and captivate the imaginations of their viewers, making the Wyeth tradition one of the most enduring and celebrated legacies in all of American art. The Wyeths: Three Generations, Works from the Bank of America Collection is a testament to the profound artistic impact made by the Wyeth family, providing a window onto the careers of five of the family’s artists through more than fifty remarkable paintings and drawings.

Patriarch N.C. Wyeth (1882-1945) was one of the country’s foremost illustrators at the turn of the twentieth century. His ability to beautifully traverse fantasy and realism made him one of the most versatile American artists of his time. N.C.’s son Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009) became known for his detailed realism and haunting scenes of American life inspired by the history and beauty of the American northeast. Although not as well-known as her brother, Henriette Wyeth (1907-1997) painted striking portraits, landscapes, and still lifes. She is also represented in the exhibition, as is her husband Peter Hurd (1904-1984), who chronicled the landscape of the American west. Lastly, Andrew’s son Jamie (b. 1946) represents the family’s third generation of artists. Jamie, too, utilizes a realistic style, but adds his own twist of magic and mystery to his subjects.

SHOWN: N. C. Wyeth (1882–1945) Untitled (Marines landing on the beach), 1944

Upcoming Events

  • September 20 - October 21, 2018
  • Shanghai, China
Townlets, Installation detail, The Art House Wakefield, May 2018
  • September 21 - November 3, 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • September 21 - October 11, 2018
  • NYC, New York
  • September 22-28, 2018
  • Beachwood, Ohio
Tiffany Studios cast bronze crab inkwell with an oyster shell lid, stamped and numbered and showing an early Tiffany company logo (est.  $5,000-$10,000).
  • September 25, 2018
  • Bloomfield, New Jersey

Nye & Company Auctioneers, Sept. 25th

Nye & Company Auctioneers
20 Beach Street
Bloomfield, New Jersey

http://www.nyeandcompany.com

Event Information
  • September 27, 2018
  • New York , New York
Faith Ringgold, "Wedding on the Seine," 1991, acrylic on canvas, tie-dyed, pieced fabric border, 74 x 89 inches
  • September 27-30, 2018
  • Chicago, New York
  • September 27, 2018
  • New York, New York

"Super Bodies" Opening

Anita Shapolsky Gallery
152 East 65th Street (patio)
New York, New York

Event Information
Sean Connery by Jim Evans/Richard Duardo (1986)
  • September 27-30, 2018
  • Santa Monica, California

Pop Art Photo Show debuts in LA

Barker Hangar
3021 Airport Avenue
Santa Monica, California

http://www.popartphotoshow.com/

Event Information

Featured Event

Ernest Briggs, Untitled, 1958, oil on canvas, 94" x 69.5"
Ernest Briggs | "Four Decades of Abstract Expressionism"
Anita Shapolsky Gallery
April 19 - June 15, 2018
New York, New York
Event Information
 

ArtfixDaily Artwire