The High Museum of Art is proud to present Cross Country: The Power of Place in American Art. The exhibition will feature more than 80 artists whose works highlight the American perspective during the start of the 20th century.
February 5th – May 7th, 2017
More than 200 works will highlight Artist inspiration taken from the culture outside city limits between 1915 and 1950. The works will be arranged geographically, featuring 70 works from the High’s permanent collection. Artists include: trained painters who worked outside of major American cities, photographers, and self-taught artists who were earning major recognition from the American art world for the first time in history.
Featured artists will include N. C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth, Georgia O’Keeffe, Grant Wood, Thomas Hart Benton, Jacob Lawrence, Grandma Moses, Hale Woodruff, Bill Traylor, Ansel Adams, Dorothea Lange, Alfred Stieglitz, and Peter Sekaer, among many others.