The Midwest Museum of American Art is located in the center of downtown Elkhart, Indiana in a beautifully renovated neo-classical style bank building. The Midwest Museum of American Art is a showcase of 19th and 20th century American Art, with original paintings by Grandma Moses and Norman Rockwell. Along with the original Norman Rockwell the Midwest Museum houses a large collection of hand signed lithographs by this famous American artist. In all, the permanent collection numbers over 2,000 works with at least 300 on display at any time during the Midwest Museum's 52 week year.
July 13 through September 30, 2012
"Gabor Peterdi: The Expression of Nature"
A painter, print maker and teacher, Gabor Peterdi is best known for his intaglio prints and engravings & this exhibit will feature his beautiful works depicting the natural world.
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