Thursday, October 24, Friday, November 22, Wednesday, January 8, 1:30 p.m.

Join Taft Museum of Art Associate Curator Tamera Muente for an enlightening overview of the beautiful paintings of The Poetry of Nature. Exclusively for Taft members and their guests! $10 Taft members; $15 guests of members with guest pass. Free for members at the Sustaining Level and above. Reservations required: or (513) 684-4516.

Image: Louisa Davis Minot, Niagara Falls, 1818, oil on canvas, 30 x 40 5/8 in. New-York Historical Society, Gift of Mrs. Waldron Phoenix Belknap Sr. to the Waldron Phoenix Belknap Jr. Collection, 1956.3


Wednesday, November 6, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.

Exclusively for Taft members! Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes at the Taft? Join us for this popular event to find out! This special members-only luncheon gives you the opportunity to meet the staff of the Taft. Find out the stories behind the current special exhibits The Poetry of Nature: Hudson River School Landscapes from the New-York Historical Society and Antique Christmas. Enjoy a delicious lunch and ask the curators questions about the permanent collection and historic house. Reserve your seat today! Taft members only. $15. Reservations required in advance: register below or call (513) 352-5134.

Image: Thomas Cole, Mountain Scenery, about 1827, oil on canvas, 22 x 17 in. New-York Historical Society, The Robert L. Stuart Collection, the gift of his widow Mrs. Mary Stuart, S-230