December 19, 2019
3000 Sternberg Drive
Hays, KS 67601
Thomas D. Mangelsen: A Life in the Wild
Traveling Museum Exhibit at the Sternberg Museum: Thomas D. Mangelsen: A Life in the Wild
Thursday, December 19, 2019
The Sternberg Museum is proud to host Thomas D. Mangelsen: A Life in the Wild. Mangelsen has spent over 40 years filming & photographing nature & wildlife from all over the world. His passion for nature began at an early age through his father who would take his sons along the Platte River in Nebraska to watch the migrating birds.
Exhibit thru December 29th, 2019
Some of Mangelsen’s work has been featured in National Geographic, BBC Wildlife, Life magazine, National Wildlife, Smithsonian, Natural History, Newsweek, Wildlife Art, American Photo, & Nature’s Best Photography. He was named 2011’s Conservation Photographer of the Year by Nature’s Best Photography, one of the 100 Most Important People in Photography by American Photo magazine, & one of the 40 Most Influential Nature Photographers by Outdoor Photography.
Mangelsen: A Life in the Wild is an exhibition containing 40 of Mangelsen’s most resonant images. His passion for nature & his pursuit of the “perfect picture moment” has led him to capture stunning images of animals in their natural habitat. These images give viewers a small glance into the lives of species, whose struggle for survival is iconic, invoking a better understanding of life in the wild.
$9 Adults (age 13-59)
$8 Seniors(age 60+)
$5 Youth (age4-12)
$5 FHSU students (with valid ID)
FREE: Museum Members-Members of ASTC Passport Program-Children under 3