Swiss-born artist Karl Bodmer documented Native life in the early nineteenth century with eyes unclouded by notions of Manifest Destiny
Openings and Closings: October 28 to November 3
Check out what’s going on online and in person at museums across the country!
Arts and Sciences
A new exhibition at the Smithsonian Institution examines the influence of naturalist Alexander von Humboldt on the American arts. In focus here: the landscapes of Frederic Church
On Books: An Atlas of Geographical Wonders
Anyone who wants to understand the origins of the modern infographic will be thrilled to discover a new compendium from Princeton Architectural Press