Frick http://wesa.fm en An American Odyssey: Exploring the American Masters http://wesa.fm/post/american-odyssey-exploring-american-masters <p><em>An American Odyssey: the Warner Collection of American Painting</em> is a new exhibit that has opened at the Frick Pittsburgh.</p><p>Featuring the paintings of Winslow Homer, Mary Cassatt, Gilbert Stuart and other American masters.&nbsp; Sarah Hall, director of curatorial affairs for the Frick Pittsburgh gives a preview of the exhibit. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 23:06:11 +0000 Essential Pittsburgh 25405 at http://wesa.fm An American Odyssey: Exploring the American Masters Frick Art and Historical Center to Get $15 Million Facelift http://wesa.fm/post/frick-art-and-historical-center-get-15-million-facelift <p>Ground was broken Thursday at the Frick Art and Historical Center in Point Breeze as part of a $15 million renovation and expansion project.</p><p>Phase one includes a 3,000-square-foot Orientation Center meant to enhance the visitor experience. The center will provide a more welcoming environment and will teach visitors about the Frick family, what life was like in Pittsburgh at the end of the 19th century and will show everything the museum has to offer.</p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 19:11:35 +0000 Michael Lynch 10926 at http://wesa.fm