Vietnam: The Real War

Vietnam: The Real War Resources: Prospectus Checklist The Vietnam War was a long, costly and divisive conflict that pitted the communist government of North Vietnam against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The conflict was intensified by the ongoing Cold War between the United States and [...]

By | 2019-10-29T19:05:09+00:00 September 20th, 2019|Past Exhibition|0 Comments

Peace, Love, Rock & Roll: Elliott Landy’s Vision of Woodstock

Peace, Love, Rock & Roll: Elliott Landy’s Woodstock Vision Huth, Boeing, and Salmon GalleriesJuly 21 – October 13, 2019 left: Elliott Landy, Festival Goers Climbing Speaker Columns (detail), Photographs of the 1969 Woodstock Festival.right: Elliott Landy, Joe Cocker (detail), Photographs of the 1969 Woodstock Festival. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, Peace, [...]

By | 2019-10-30T18:52:04+00:00 July 31st, 2019|Past Exhibition|0 Comments

We the People: Alabama’s Defining Documents

We the People: Alabama’s Defining Documents Haws GalleryJune 30 – August 11, 2019 The Alabama Department of Archives and History have uploaded all of the historical documents for public view onto a special website.  Click here to view their website for full information about our founding document's history. SUNDAY, [...]

By | 2019-08-22T19:09:19+00:00 July 1st, 2019|Past Exhibition|0 Comments

Celebrating the 1960s

Looking at the Collection: Celebrating the 1960s Chan Gallery June 23 – September 29, 2019 image caption: Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987), Moonwalk (Pink), 1987, Silkscreen print (edition of 160), 38x38 in. Museum purchase, funds provided by the Madison County Federation of Women's Clubs from the 1987 sale of the Steamboat Gothic House. Following World War [...]

By | 2019-10-15T21:02:14+00:00 June 23rd, 2019|Past Exhibition|0 Comments

A New Moon Rises: Views from the LROC

A New Moon Rises: Views from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera Adtran, Jurenko, Thurber and Guild GalleriesMay 19 – August 11, 2019 image: North Pole Topography, (detail), Courtesy NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center/Arizona State University. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of man’s first step on the Moon, see Earth’s [...]

By | 2019-08-22T19:09:58+00:00 May 20th, 2019|Past Exhibition|0 Comments

Looking at the Collection: People | Places | Things

Looking at the Collection: People | Places | Things Adtran, Jurenko, Thurber & Guild Galleries November 17, 2018 – February 24, 2019 Since its inception in 1970, the Huntsville Museum of Art has increased its permanent collection from a small handful of founding gifts to nearly 3,200 works of historical and contemporary art in a [...]

By | 2019-02-25T21:08:17+00:00 February 24th, 2019|Past Exhibition|0 Comments

Encounters: Denise Stewart-Sanabria

Encounters: Denise Stewart-Sanabria Grisham Gallery October 7, 2018 – January 20, 2019 Denise Stewart-Sanabria, Alien Disco Inferno, 2018, oil on canvas, 48 x 66 in. The latest exhibition in this long-standing showcase for outstanding regional contemporary art focuses on the distinctive work of this celebrated Tennessee artist. Stewart-Sanabria paints hyperrealist “portraits” of everything from animated [...]

By | 2019-01-29T17:23:00+00:00 January 29th, 2019|Past Exhibition|0 Comments

Our Shared Heritage: Alabama Artists from the Collection

Our Shared Heritage: Alabama Artists from the Collection Chan Gallery 1850 - 1940: On view January 27 – March 24, 2019 1940 - Present: On view April 7 – June 9, 2019 "Alabama, they say, is like one big front porch where folks gather on summer nights to tell tales and talk family."   — [...]

By | 2019-06-24T22:05:23+00:00 January 29th, 2019|Past Exhibition|0 Comments

Looking at the Collection: INKED

Looking at the Collection: INKED Chan Gallery Looking at the Collection: INKED presents works from the Museum’s permanent collection. During the late 18th and early 19th centuries, the diverse bounty of the New World was identified and catalogued for an eager and voracious consumer class in Europe and later in America. While, recording the [...]

By | 2019-01-29T17:23:09+00:00 January 12th, 2019|Past Exhibition|0 Comments

Looking at the Collection: SUMMERTIME

Looking at the Collection: SUMMERTIME Chan Gallery July 23 - October 7, 2018 Looking at the Collection: Summertime presents works from the Museum’s permanent collection that are inspired by the many facets of this distinctive season,  particularly as it is experienced in the South. Included on display are historical and contemporary works in [...]

By | 2018-10-09T16:37:44+00:00 October 10th, 2018|Past Exhibition|0 Comments