Conservator Margaret Saliske's Work at the Thomas Cole Site

Layer by layer, conservator unveils historic decorative work of Thomas Cole in his home at Cedar Grove.

The Cultural Landscape Foundation to feature several HAHS sites in Garden Dialogues 2017

Historic Artists' Homes and Studios (HAHS) is thrilled that The Cultural Landscape Foundation will be featuring several HAHS sites as part of their Garden Dialogues series this season.

The Couse-Sharp Historic Site in Taos, New Mexico

The Couse-Sharp Historic Site, where the two artists once lived and created art for the ages, will unveil Sharp’s newly renovated studio this June. For devotees of Southwestern art — along with Taos as its wellspring — this will be an extraordinary addition and an intimate look inside a long-gone era.

Pollock-Krasner Foundation awards $25,000 to support research on Lee Krasner

It might seem odd that Ruth Appelhof is currently in Rome, assembling a book proposal on the American artist Lee Krasner. But most everything about the project embraces the improbable and the serendipitous.
Almost two years ago, when Ms. Appelhof announced her retirement from Guild Hall, she told The Star that she wanted to revisit some interviews she had taped during a summer she spent with Lee Krasner.

Historic Artists’ Homes and Studios Program Names Curator Valerie Balint as New Program Manager

The National Trust for Historic Preservation announced today that Valerie Balint will join the organization as the new program manager of the Historic Artists’ Homes and Studios (HAHS) program, based at Chesterwood in Stockbridge, Mass. Balint’s mission is to enhance the relevance and reputation of HAHS member sites in their communities so as to contribute to a national conversation on the arts in American public life.