Currents

Renew, Re-engage, Remember

We often equate spring with renewal, and with all that is happening at HRM, the association is fitting. Director and CEO Masha Turchinsky brings our attention to some important dates and exciting upcoming events.

Pedro Betanzos, New Manager of Youth and Family Programs

Hudson River Museum is pleased to announce that Pedro Betanzos is the HRM’s new Manager of Youth and Family Programs, after serving as Interim Manager since December 2021. As a former Junior Docent himself, and bilingual in English and Spanish, Pedro brings an important community perspective to his work and a clear understanding of the

HRM Featured on News 12’s Road Trip: Close to Home

News 12 recently visited the HRM to document the exciting programs and exhibitions happening during School’s Out, Stars Are In (SOSI) over spring break.

A Month for Women, a World of Frida, a Museum for All

Dear Friends of the HRM, It’s always special for me to write about and experience the work of women artists, and ever more so during the month of March. A case in point: few artists captivate the world by first name alone. Frida is one of them. This season, and as part of Women’s History

Significant Nineteenth-Century Paintings by Fitz Henry Lane and Severin Roesen Gifted to HRM

Hudson River Museum is thrilled to announce the gift of two exquisite paintings: Gloucester, Stage Fort Beach, 1849, by Fitz Henry Lane; and Fruit with Water Glass, ca. 1850–70, by Severin Roesen; both works were generously donated to the HRM’s collection by Shelley and Felice Bergman.

Catch Glenview Historic Home in The Gilded Age on HBO

Glenview, the Museum’s Gilded Age historic home, got a close up in HBO’s much-anticipated show, The Gilded Age, which premiered January 24.

Reasons for Joy and Reflection

As we round the corner of another year, and especially a year like 2021, it is worthwhile to take the opportunity to appreciate the people, places, and experiences that lift us up and fill us with positive anticipation.

Connecting the Local to the Global: HRM Welcomes United States Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield

In a sign of flourishing relevance, and a mere week after a visit from the Secretary-General of the United Nations, the Hudson River Museum was proud to welcome another prominent global figure through its doors. On Sunday, December 5, US Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield made a dedicated visit to the HRM to view the exhibitions and

Secretary-General of the United Nations António Guterres Visits the Hudson River Museum, Speaks with Junior Docents

Hudson River Museum was honored to welcome António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, and Catarina Vaz Pinto, Councillor of Culture for the City of Lisbon, Portugal, over the weekend.

The Power of Gratitude

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