The Maximilian-Bodmer Expedition: A Special Art Exhibit
View at the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts in Nebraska City from September 2 to October 18 is The Maximilian-Bodmer Expedition: Travels in the Interior of North America, 1832–1834. This exhibition showcases Swiss artist Karl Bodmer’s (1809–1893) vivid reflection of the landscapes, wildlife, frontier settlements, and American Indian peoples that he and German explorer and naturalist Prince Maximilian of Wied encountered during their expedition along the Upper Missouri River in 1832 to 1834. The Maximilian-Bodmer Expedition: Travels in the Interior of North America, 1832–1834 is organized by Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE, and is drawn entirely from its Maximilian-Bodmer Collection. This exhibition is made possible with support from the Nebraska Arts Council and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment for the Arts, as well as the Richard P. Kimmel and Laurine Kimmel Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts
801 3rd Corso, Nebraska City, NE 68410