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Lunch Bite Gallery Tour: “Engineering the Landscape of the Erie Canal”

  • Presented By: New York State Museum Empire State Plaza, 222 Madison Avenue, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12230 Albany, NY 12230
  • Dates: July 11, 2018
  • Time: 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Overview

    Join senior historians Karen Quinn and Brad Utter for an in-depth tour of the NYS Museum’s exhibition, Art of the Erie Canal. Learn how both engineering and art transformed the landscape, focusing on the city of Little Falls, N.Y. Engineering literally reshaped nature as depicted in some of the works in the show. Some artists chose to feature these marvels, while others turned their backs on them. Join us to learn about how and why.