Sunday, May 22nd @2:00pm the German American Heritage Center hosts Mike Kearney as he presents “WHD Koerner and His Art of the Old West”. Koerner was born in Schleswig Holstein in Germany and immigrated to Clinton, Iowa as a young boy. He went West where he became a noted illustrator of the American West! Koerner is one of the most recognized and impactful artists in how we see the Old West; his work has even hung in the White House! Don’t miss this presentation that is part of our exhibition Germans in the Old West!
Funding has been provided by Humanities Iowa, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Regional Development Authority.
The German American Heritage Center is open on Tuesdays-Saturdays 10-4 and on Sundays from 12-4; closed on Mondays. For more information on current exhibitions and connected programming please call 563-322-8844, visit their website at www.gahc.org and them us on Facebook.