Beer and Bierstadt
March 9, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Celebrate the return of Albert Bierstadt’s preeminent Emigrants Crossing the Plains. On loan to a traveling exhibition for more than a year, Emigrants reflects the American West’s grandiose size and spectacle. Spend the evening getting to know Bierstadt better while paying homage to his German roots. Alison Fields, Mary Lou Milner Carver Professor of Art of the American West, Associate Professor of Art History, University of Oklahoma, provides insight to the man who created a masterpiece. Conclude the evening with a meal of beer-braised brisket, cabbage and kielbasa, salad, German chocolate cake, and, of course, German beer! Cash bar. $25, $20 for Museum members.