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Registration Open for Museum Academy Fall Art Classes

Huntsville, Ala –  The Huntsville Museum of Art’s (HMA) Museum Academy will offer art classes for age 3 through eighth grade. Classes include ceramics, drawing, painting, and multi-media. Other classes include Zoofari: Ages 3-5, Animals in 3-D: Feathers, Fur, Fins & Scales – Grades K-4, Drawing: Ages 9 & Up, Saturday Parent/Child: Exploring Masterpieces: Matisse, [...]

By | 2018-09-13T16:04:36+00:00 September 13th, 2018|2018 News|0 Comments

Museum Announces New Director of Special Events

Huntsville, Ala. – Executive Director, Christopher J. Madkour, is delighted to announce that Jennifer Goff has joined the team at the Huntsville Museum of Art (HMA) as Director of Special Events.  Jennifer has extensive experience in facility rental and special event planning and will be an asset to the Museum. “I am elated to be [...]

By | 2018-09-06T21:19:51+00:00 September 6th, 2018|2018 News|0 Comments

Looking at the Collection: Nature’s Realm

Looking at the Collection: Nature's Realm Adtran, Jurenko & Thurber Galleries August 19 - November 4, 2018 Richard Painter (b. 1954, Gainsboro, TN), Becoming, 2006, pastel on charred wood panel, 49 x 45 in. Gift of artist. The Huntsville Museum of Art is pleased to showcase a selection of artworks from its own permanent collection [...]

By | 2018-08-21T21:16:00+00:00 August 20th, 2018|Current Exhibition|0 Comments

Alan Shuptrine: The Serpentine Chain

Alan Shuptrine: The Serpentine Chain May 13 - August 5, 2018 Adtran, Jurenko and Thurber Galleries This exhibition of thematic watercolor paintings by Tennessee artist Alan Shuptrine pays tribute to the land and people found along the Appalachian Trail, and of the distinctive culture that endures from the mountains of Maine to [...]

By | 2018-08-21T18:12:45+00:00 August 7th, 2018|Past Exhibition|0 Comments

Huntsville Photographic Society: 2018 Members’ Showcase

2018 Huntsville Photographic Society Members' Showcase Women's Guild Gallery May 20 - August 5, 2018 An annual juried selection of approximately 50 outstanding photographs by the highly talented members of the Huntsville Photographic Society will open on Sunday, May 20 in the Guild Gallery.  This annual exhibition includes both color and black and [...]

By | 2018-08-21T18:17:04+00:00 August 7th, 2018|Past Exhibition|0 Comments

Gala 2019 Feature Artist: Karen Weihs

Display Dates: February 2 - March 2, 2019 The 28th Annual Gala consists of three separate events which each offer unique cultural activities to attract a variety of patrons, both young and old.  These three events are tied together by the month-long Gala Art Exhibition of the featured artist, Karen Weihs.  [...]

By | 2018-08-28T20:04:06+00:00 July 24th, 2018|Gala|0 Comments

Free admission for active military on Independence Day

Huntsville, Ala. – The Huntsville Museum of Art (HMA) and PNC Bank are proud to offer free general admission to all active military personnel and their immediate families on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 in celebration of Independence Day. The Museum offers a discounted military rate continuously throughout the year, but are honored to further show [...]

By | 2018-06-29T20:21:56+00:00 June 29th, 2018|2018 News|0 Comments

Award-winning Louisiana Artist to teach Master Artist Workshop in Huntsville

Huntsville, Ala –The Huntsville Museum of Art (HMA) is excited to announce an upcoming Master Artist Workshop with award-winning Louisiana artist, Keith Andry. The workshop, Strong Design & Bold Strokes in Watercolor, will be given on August 16 -18, 2018 in the HMA Academy classrooms. Andry is a nationally recognized watercolorist, juror and instructor. He [...]

By | 2018-06-26T15:53:03+00:00 June 26th, 2018|2018 News|0 Comments