AAA Editor Notes
Joslyn Art Museum is at 2200 Dodge St. The marble Art Deco building houses permanent collections of fine art, with an emphasis on 19th- and 20th-century European and American art. The museum's collections also include works from ancient Greece, Italy and Egypt; American art from the Colonial to the present era; and European art of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Of particular interest are the Karl Bodmer watercolors and prints documenting the Maximilian-Bodmer Expedition to the upper Missouri River 1832-34.
Artists and sculptors represented in the various collections include Thomas Hart Benton, Mary Cassatt, Edgar Degas, Eugène Delacroix, Robert Henri, Winslow Homer, Henri Matisse, Claude Monet, Jackson Pollock, Frederic Remington, Pierre Auguste Renoir, Rembrandt van Rijn and Grant Wood. An outdoor sculpture garden and a Discovery Garden for children are also part of the complex. Lectures, classes, gallery talks, tours and concerts are offered.
Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.