Member Preview Days | Faces from the Interior: The North American Portraits of Karl Bodmer

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Event Date

  • Friday, October 28, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 29, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Event Description

Carter members and their guests have the first chance to view Faces from the Interior: The North American Portraits of Karl Bodmer. Highlighting the diverse histories of the Omaha, Ponca, Yankton, Lakota, Mandan, Hidatsa, Assiniboine, and Blackfoot Nations, this exhibition features over 60 recently conserved watercolor portraits from the mid-1800s and offers added layers of contemporary Indigenous artists’ and scholars’ voices.

Free for members. No registration required. Bring your membership card to the Information Desk for admittance. Not a member? Join today!

Event Sponsors

Image: Karl Bodmer (1809–1893), Péhriska-Rúhpa, Hidatsa Man, watercolor and graphite on paper, Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska, Gift of the Enron Art Foundation, 1986.49.275. Photograph © Bruce M. White, 2019

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