The Metropolitan Museum of Art
$300,000
New York, New York
2013

To support the exhibition American West in Bronze, 18501925, which will be shown at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (December 2013–April 2014); Denver Art Museum (May–August 2014); and Nanjing Museum, China (October 2014–January 2015). This landmark display of some 65 works will be the first full-scale exhibition to explore the complex aesthetic and cultural impulses behind the creation of bronze statuettes of American western themes.