Amon Carter Museum of American Art
September 24 - December 31, 2016
An exhibition featuring monumental landscape photographs by Richard Misrach along with handmade musical instruments and a sound installation by Guillermo Galindo. The show explores the contested zone of the U.S.-Mexico border.
August 3 - February 5, 2017
An exhibition of lithographs by printmaker Sam Francis (1923–1994). In his work, Francis was inspired by his travels in France, Indonesia, Japan, and Thailand, and by Abstract Expressionism, literature, science, Eastern philosophy, and religion.
August 20 - February 12, 2017
An exhibition of more than 70 photographs drawn from the Amon Carter’s permanent collection. The show covers 170 years of photography across America and highlights the important role photography has played in American history.
August 16 - September 2, 2018
An installation by Dallas-based artist Gabriel Dawe commissioned for the Amon Carter Museum of American Art's atrium. For the installation, Dawe used more than 60 miles of colored thread to create a work "highlighting the architecture of the museum’s renowned Philip Johnson-designed building."
An exhibition of works exploring how identity is viewed in American culture. The show features, among other objects, drawings by Sedrick Huckaby, prints by Glenn Ligon, and...Read More
Mary Lynn Sloane lectures on the clothing styles depicted in Charles M. Russell’s watercolor When East Meets West (ca. 1907)
An event featuring live music, food trucks and art! Explore the museum’s collection, see Gabriel Dawe’s new installation and take a selfie at the museum!
Enjoy a free concert by local jazz group Faces The Band.
An exhibition of paintings and works on paper by Norman Lewis. Lewis was an often overlooked contributor to the Abstract Expressionist movement. He created work that...Read More
A conversation between Julie Webb & Esther Pearl Watson.
A film series presented by the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.
An exhibition highlighting the link between Thomas Hart Benton’s art and Hollywood movie making. This show brings together nearly 100 works by Benton and juxtaposes them...Read More
A program where the public can learn, talk, and ask questions about a work of art in the museum’s collection. This talk will focus on Robert...Read More
An exhibition of works by Anthony Hernandez that document abandoned housing developments in California. The images “deliver a disconcerting poignancy that asks us to question...Read More
An exhibition of works from the American Folk Art Museum in New York City. Presenting about 100 pieces from the museum’s collection, this exhibition addresses...Read More
An exhibition of photographs by Laura Wilson that introduce her vision of the American West as a harsh landscape filled with tough, rugged individuals. Wilson...Read More
A talk by acclaimed author David McCullough about his book The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris, held in conjunction with the Amon Carter’s exhibition Samuel...Read More
An exhibition of over 100 Native American masterworks from the collection of Charles and Valerie Diker. The show represents tribes across the North American continent,...Read More
The exhibition of Gallery of the Louvre, a large-scale painting by Samuel F. B. Morse (1791–1872), who is best known as the scientist who developed...Read More
A long-term atrium exhibition of a mural-size painting by Texas artist Esther Pearl Watson capturing her childhood memories of Comanche, TX. The piece is titled...Read More
A selection of hand-painted prints by famed scientist and artist John James Audubon (1785–1851)–some of his greatest depictions of North America’s four-legged animals in their...Read More
Discover the Trinity River through the eyes of artist Terry Evans as she discusses her photographs in the exhibition Meet Me at the Trinity: Photographs...Read More
16 iconic river paintings and 50 preparatory drawings by George Caleb Bingham (1811–1879) depicting boatmen at work and play on the inland rivers, most notably...Read More
TCU’s Dr. Mark Thistlethwaite delivers a series of lectures this fall that take as their theme the appearance, meaning, and importance of water (and water-related...Read More
Images by Fort Worth-based Kathy Sherman Suder, who spent six years photographing people riding the subways of London, New York, and Tokyo. Curated by John Rohrbach,...Read More
The first retrospective of Motley’s paintings in two decades. He is not very well-known, perhaps because his most important works don’t come to auction very...Read More
A lecture on the exhibit with PDNB director Burt Finger.
Core will discuss her use of color photography in relation to still-life painting in conjunction with the exhibition Color! American Photography Transformed. Reservations are required. Call...Read More
In conjunction with the exhibition Color!: American Photography Transformed, photographer Richard Misrach will discuss the shift in his career to color film, his changing use...Read More
John Albok (1894–1982) was a tailor by profession and an artist by passion. He emigrated from his native Hungary to New York City in 1921...Read More
The Amon Carter presents Conserving The Caves, a free lecture. Claire Barry, director of conservation will discuss her work on Robert Seldon Duncanson’s painting The Caves...Read More
The Amon Carter Museum of American Art opens Color! American Photography Transformed, an examination of how color has changed the nature of photography. Color! includes...Read More
Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey is an exhibition of nearly 50 artworks by Romare Bearden (1911-1988). The collages, watercolors and prints in the exhibition are based on Homer’s...Read More
Cosindas tested a new instant color film for Polaroid before they marketed it. She took to the process and proved instrumental in revealing the artistic...Read More
Big, bigger, and biggest photographs reveal a decades-long movement to make dramatic enlargements that sharply influence viewer interaction and interpretation.