In Nature's Temple: Early California Art and Ecology

Monday, August 26, 2013
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Gleeson Library 126A - Thacher Gallery Art Exhibit
Event Type
Events and Lectures
Simmons, Glori L
Art and Architecture


Where creativity, scholarship and community converge

In Nature's Temple:
Early California Art & Ecology

Thacher Gallery, Gleeson Library »
Aug. 26 - Dec. 13, 2013
Open to the public daily noon to 8 p.m., extended hours for USF community

"In Nature's Temple" presents the ideas of John Muir alongside the works of three California art icons--painter William Keith and photographers Carleton Watkins and Eadweard Muybridge--to examine the place of the Yosemite Valley and Sierra in the American art and environmental movements. Curated by founding director, Fr. Thomas Lucas, SJ.

Acclaimed historian and writer, Kevin Starr, will speak on Wednesday, Oct. 9 from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. at McLaren 250. A reception will follow.

For tours and additional events, visit the Thacher Gallery website.


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