Encounters: Dean Mitchell

Encounters: Dean Mitchell Grisham Gallery December 12, 2021 – March 20, 2022 Dean Mitchell, Urban Density, 2020, acrylic on board, 22 x 30 in. Artist Talk and Reception Thursday, March 10, 2022 | 6 - 8 p.m. Members: $25 | Non-Members: $50 Presented by the Museum’s Black History Month Committee Dean [...]

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Sweetness and Light: Children in Illustration

Sweetness and Light: Children in Illustration Chan Gallery November 14, 2021 – February 27, 2022 Haddon Sundblom (1899-1976), When He Begins to Grow Away from You, 1928, oil on canvas, 34 x 32 in., Cream of Wheat advertisement, 1928 Lecture by Judy Cutler, Co-Founder/Director of the National Museum of American Illustration Thursday, [...]

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Looking at the Collection: Works on Paper

Looking at the Collection: Works on Paper Adtran, Jurenko, Thurber & Guild Galleries November 21, 2021 – February 13, 2022 Alan Shuptrine (American, b. 1963), Evening White, 2019, watercolor on paper, 18 x 29.5 in. Museum Purchase in Memory of Lil Parton, Funds Provided by the Dr. John Rison Jones Jr. Acquisition Fund [...]

By | 2022-01-07T19:55:16+00:00 September 1st, 2021|Current Exhibition|0 Comments

American Studio Glass

American Studio Glass   On continuous view   Mary Ann “Toots” Zynsky is one of many American artists who have become enchanted with the expressive potential of glass in the past three decades- an era in which Dale Chihuly, William Morris, Paul Stankard, Dante Marioni, Sonja Blomdahl and others have transformed their passion for [...]

Buccellati: A Silver Menagerie

Buccellati: A Silver Menagerie On continuous view Featuring selections from the museum’s collection of exquisite silver creations designed and fabricated in Italy by the luxury jewelry firm of Buccellati, and generously donated by Betty Grisham of Huntsville is the outstanding permanent collection, Buccellati: A Silver Menagerie. Due to Mrs. Grisham’s remarkable vision and support, [...]

The Ponchin Legacy: Two Generations of Masterful Art

The Ponchin Legacy: Two Generations of Masterful Art On continuous view This exhibit from the Museum’s permanent collection pays homage to the creative work of two generations of acclaimed artists from the south of France- Antoine Ponchin (1872-1933) and his son, Jos. Henri Ponchin (1897-1981). All of the paintings were generously donated [...]