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DESIGN FOR ALL OF US
Upstate House highlighted Manitoga as a Mid-Century Modern estate that continues to radiate influence.
SUMMER IN THE CITY
The New York Times’ summer newsletter featuring an upstate culture crawl by way of the Cold Spring Trolley, with Manitoga as the first stop.
ARTSGAZING: ARTS OUTSIDE NYC
Manitoga featured in the top 4 Hudson Valley locations for site-seeing, listed as a unique experience for house-museum visitors.
A GARDEN DAY TRIP
“Step away from the hustle and bustle of New York City and explore the Hudson Valley. Designated as a National Heritage Area, this region, a favorite of award-winning landscape designed and author Jan Johnsen, offers peaceful villages, spectacular views, and a wide rage of garden experiences.”
ART + DESIGN INSTITUTIONS PERFECT FOR DAY TRIPS FROM NYC
Manitoga tops Cool Hunting’s list of world-class institutions worthy of the art curious in the cities, towns and hamlets surrounding NYC.
2019 DESIGN + ART + LANDSCAPE
Featuring Close Your Physical Eye by Michele Oka Doner and Gifts from the George R. Kravis II Collection, new Collectors Tours in addition to Manitoga’s Sunset Tours and an expanded House, Studio & Landscape Tour schedule.
GIFTS FROM THE GEORGE R. KRAVIS II COLLECTION
Manitoga / The Russel Wright Design Center is thrilled to announce a major collections gift of Russel Wright designs from the Estate of George R. Kravis II of over 300 objects, including rare early work in stainless steel and spun aluminum and iconic American Modern ceramics.
2018 PORTRAITS OF MANITOGA
A legacy is something that is lived. Highlights from 2018.
MANITOGA IN PRINT
UNEARTHED: Drawings, Sculpture, Installations by Stephen Talasnik and Mid-Century Modern Architecture Travel Guide East Coast USA by Lubell and Bradley. PLUS Fall 2018 Events.
MANITOGA 2018 ANNUAL PERFORMANCE
UNITED BY NATURE
with Grammy Award Winning Percussionist Jeff Haynes & Friends
TAKE THE TRAIN TO MANITOGA
MANITOGA to offer a connection to MetroNorth Railroad via the Cold Spring Trolley beginning June 2 through Nov. 12, 2018
2018 ART, DESIGN & NATURE
Featuring INK: The Color of Manitoga by Kazumi Tanaka, extended loans from Peter Bynum’s Ecstatic Light installation and Kristyna & Marek Milde’s Homescape.
2018 MANITOGA PARTY IN THE ARCHITECT’S NEWSPAPER
Russel Wright's Manitoga shines with hand-crafted details. Many of Wright's personal designs in the house utilize off-the-shelf industrial materials and are hand-operated. This intimate but open family room welcomes dappled light through curtains Wright fashioned from fireplace screens. . .
2018 ARTIST RESIDENCY
Manitoga announces year five of the Artist Residency Program with INK: The Color of Manitoga by Japanese artist Kazumi Tanaka who will create natural inks from plant specimens she collects in Manitoga's woodland garden. From the color inks, a series of paintings will evolve.