The Great Northern Catskills are well known as a haven for writers, painters and poets. But did you know that the Hudson River School style of painting began right here in Greene County? A single man started a wave of artistic inspiration that can still be seen, and experienced today.
Have you ever laid eyes on an idyllic landscape painting depicting a wild, untamed American landscape? Chances are it is, or owes its style to, the Hudson River School, a style of painting inspired by the beauty that surrounds visitors to the Great Northern Catskills of Greene County on the daily.
The journey begins now!