Encounters series continues with Nashville artist, Vadis Turner

Vadis Turner, Object Heirloom, A Recipe Box and Sewing Box as Flower Beds, 2017, hand-stitched quilts, ribbon, fabric dye, wood, resin, mixed media, 83 x 127 in. Since 1986, the Huntsville Museum of Art has presented a noteworthy series of solo exhibitions highlighting acclaimed regional contemporary artists. The Encounters exhibitions have developed a strong [...]


HMA to host vibrant textile exhibition

Meghan Shimek, Expand with me, 2021, wool, copper, 64 x 226 x 7 in. The Huntsville Museum of Art will present a vibrant textile exhibition organized by the Bedford Gallery at the Lesher Center for the Arts in Walnut Creek, CA. The exhibition features a diverse selection of fiber arts such as wall [...]


HMA presents memorial exhibition of beloved Huntsville arts advocate

Betty Grisham, Portrait of Snowy, 1956, oil on canvas, 42.25 x 54 in. Gift of Betty Grisham. The Huntsville Museum of Art is pleased to present a memorial exhibition of the beloved Huntsville artist arts advocate, Betty Grisham. Betty Grisham: A Celebration showcases 24 of Grisham's paintings, textiles, prints, and collages from the [...]


Huntsville Museum of Art to offer free museum admission on May 29

The Community Free Day is made possible by Betsy and Peter Lowe The Huntsville Museum of Art (HMA) will offer free admission to all guests on Sunday, May 29, from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. The Betsy and Peter Lowe Community Free Day over the long Memorial Day weekend will kickstart the summer [...]


Exhibit surveying legendary documentary photographer’s career coming soon to HMA.

Dorothea Lange, Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California, 1936, 23 x 18 in. The Huntsville Museum of Art will present a focused exhibition of the legendary documentary photographer, Dorothea Lange. Dorothea Lange’s America showcases 30 original lifetime prints by Lange dating from 1929 to 1964, and is supplemented with 25 photographs by 11 other notable social [...]


Next Encounters exhibition highlights Cuban sculptor

For over 30 years, the Huntsville Museum of Art has presented a noteworthy series of solo exhibitions highlighting regional contemporary artists. These Encounters exhibitions afford viewers an opportunity to see how creative inspiration combines with subject and materials to convey a unique artistic expression. The latest exhibition in this long-standing series focuses on the accomplished works of [...]


Museum to present exhibition of 19th century masterworks

Gustav Bauernfeind (German, 1848–1904), Jaffa, Recruiting of Turkish Soldiers in Palestine, 1888, oil on canvas, 58 1/2 x 110 1/4 in. © Dahesh Museum of Art The Huntsville Museum of Art will present a stunning exhibition in collaboration with the Dahesh Museum of Art in New York City. Beauty, Passion, and Bliss: 19th [...]


HMA welcomes 31st Annual Gala Luncheon speaker

The Huntsville Museum of Art’s 31st Annual Gala is less than a month away. The annual Gala consists of three separate events, each offering unique cultural activities to attract a variety of patrons. The three events of the Gala are the Luncheon, the Black Tie Dinner & Live Auction, and the Cocktail Party & Silent [...]