I Art Whitney

A blog about the collections, exhibits, and goings-on of the Whitney Western Art Museum.

Art and Exploration of the American West: The Scientific Journey of Karl Bodmer


During the course of the nineteenth century, government officials, scientists, and artists traveled to the American West in search of land, resources, and the best… Read More

Artist Interview with Julie Oriet: Her Inspiration, Works, and Thoughts on the Artist-In-Residence Program

Julie Oriet creates beautiful pastels of the American West.

The popular Artist-In-Residence program hosted by the Buffalo Bill Center of the West has drawn to a close for 2016. The annual summer program appeals… Read More

Exhibition Review: “Invisible Boundaries”

Invisible Boundaries

“When I look at the map [of elk migration], I feel I can see Yellowstone’s beating heart. The routes are the veins and arteries, and… Read More