Parts But Little Known

Parts But Little Known: Maps of the Adirondacks from 1556 The maps in this exhibit graphically showed the increase in knowledge about the region and what was important to European military strategists, entrepreneurs, and tourists over the last 450 years. “La Nuova Francia”. Giovanni Battista Ramusio. Venice, 1556 The earliest maps, which date from 1556… read-more Parts But Little Known

The Winter Photography of John S. Apperson

  These images are made available through the generosity of the Apperson family, Apperson’s Associates, and Protect the Adirondacks. The people and policies of New York State were just beginning to define what an Adirondack Park would look like in the early 20th century. This exhibit of John S. Apperson’s winter photography highlighted his vision… read-more The Winter Photography of John S. Apperson

Defending a Changing Landscape: A History of Forest Rangers in New York State

Exhibit May 23, 2019 – September 20, 2019 These images are made available through the generosity of Lou Curth and Protect the Adirondacks. In many ways Forest Ranger history mirrors the history of conservation in New York State. Since the establishment of Fire Wardens in 1885, the evolution of priorities and circumstances for both public… read-more Defending a Changing Landscape: A History of Forest Rangers in New York State

150th Anniversary of Adventures in the Wilderness; or, Camp-Life in the Adirondacks

We’re celebrating the 150th anniversary of   Adventures in the Wilderness; or, Camp-Life in the Adirondacks   with an exhibit and lecture by Murray’s great great grandson and Union alum Randall Beach   Exhibit opening, lecture, and Murray’s Fools Distilling Co. tasting January 31, 2019 7:00 p.m. at the Kelly Adirondack Center   This event… read-more 150th Anniversary of Adventures in the Wilderness; or, Camp-Life in the Adirondacks

The 2017 Audubon Photography Awards Winners

The 2017 Audubon Photography Awards Winners Exhibit Sponsored by Southern Adirondack Audubon Society, Audubon Society of the Capital Region, and the Kelly Adirondack Center   12 award winning photographs from the 2017 Audubon photography contest and two reprints from the Schaffer Library Audubon Birds of America double elephant folio are on exhibit at the Kelly… read-more The 2017 Audubon Photography Awards Winners

The Summits of Forests: The High Peaks Photography of Kay Flickinger and Books of Grace Hudowalski

Rocky Peak Ridge October, 1946 This exhibition was on display from May 18 through November 30, 2018. These images are made available through the generosity of the estate of Kay Flickinger Dockstader and Protect the Adirondacks. Twenty people attended the first meeting of the 46ers in 1948 electing Grace Hudowalski (#9) as president and Kay… read-more The Summits of Forests: The High Peaks Photography of Kay Flickinger and Books of Grace Hudowalski

Exhibit: The High Peaks Photography of Manny Palacios

The High Peaks Photography of Manny Palacios January 23 through April 6, 2018 at The Kelly Adirondack Center Meet the Photographer Night April 6, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.   Open 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday This event is free and open to the public.   Preview select images at zone3photography.com.

“Parts but Little Known: Maps of the Adirondacks from 1556”

The Adirondacks weren’t always on the map. In a 1756 British map drawn for troops in the French and Indian War, the region is conspicuously absent. In its place, the cartographer scrawled these words: “This Country by means of Mountains, Swamps and Drowned Lands is impassable and uninhabited.” Many later maps omitted all but the… read-more “Parts but Little Known: Maps of the Adirondacks from 1556”

Winter to Spring: Adirondack Paintings by Sandra Hildreth

On display from January 25 to April 28 Gallery Talk at 5:00 pm on Thursday, February 16 Winter to Spring, bitter cold to mud….  Most people, especially in the Adirondacks, think of winter and spring as less than enjoyable seasons. They’re often cold, dreary, damp, and unpleasant – months to endure before summer returns. But… read-more Winter to Spring: Adirondack Paintings by Sandra Hildreth

Art Exhibition | Anne Diggory: On Location in Keene Valley and Lake George

Exhibition Corridor | Kelly Adirondack Center | January 13 – May 6, 2016 Exhibition Opening and Gallery Talk – February 11, 2016, 5:30 pm Meet the Artist – April 9, 2016, 2:00 – 4:00 pm Saratoga Springs-based Anne Diggory is known for her combination of accurate detail with expressive painting and strong abstract structure – an outgrowth of… read-more Art Exhibition | Anne Diggory: On Location in Keene Valley and Lake George