Friends and Family Sunday: Cartography
Learn about how maps served the artists of Way Out West.
- Listen to stories about exploration chosen by Chapel Hill Public Library children’s librarians
- See maps of the U.S. and meet cartography expert Renee Bosman from UNC Libraries
- Watch the first of three selections from PBS’ National Parks documentary series to glimpse some of the natural wonders featured in the works of Way Out West
- Enjoy exploring the art on view with a themed scavenger hunt and hands-on art-making activities for all ages
Free and open to the public.
Image credit: Ackland Art Museum
American, born in England, 1837-1926
Virgin River, Utah, 1908
oil on canvas
20 x 30 inches