THE ART NEWSPAPER | Gabriella Angeleti:
To mark its 100th anniversary, the National Park Service is opening all of its preserves to the public for free from Thursday through Sunday, 25 to 29 September. If you can’t get to one of the more than 100 national parks around the US this weekend, museums and galleries are celebrating the centennial with a string of exhibitions that profile artists who have been inspired by America’s natural wonders.
Trailblazing: 100 Years of Our National Parks at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum in Washington, DC (until 25 March 2018) features various objects that relate to the United States Postal Service and the NPS, including vintage marketing sculptures and postage tags… Read more
Image: Yosemite Valley, High Clouds, from Tunnel Esplanade, Yosemite National Park, California, ca. 1940. Photograph by Ansel Adams. Collection Center for Creative Photography. © 2016 The Ansel Adams Publishing Rights Trust