Amon Carter Museum of American Art

Amon Carter Museum of American Art

http://www.cartermuseum.org

(817) 738-1933

3501 Camp Bowie Boulevard

Fort Worth, TX 76107

CURRENT

Border Cantos: Richard Misrach | Guillermo Galindo

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.

Sam Francis: Prints

Amon Carter Museum of American Art

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.

American Photographs, 1845 to Now

Amon Carter Museum of American Art

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.

Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 34

Amon Carter Museum of American Art

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."



PAST

Identity

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...

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High Fashion in the American West

Mary Lynn Sloane lectures on the clothing styles depicted in Charles M. Russell’s watercolor When East Meets West (ca. 1907)

Party on the Porch

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!

Jazz Music

Enjoy a free concert by local jazz group Faces The Band.

Procession: The Art of Norman Lewis

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...

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Film Series

A film series presented by the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.

Gallery Talk Back

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...

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Laura Wilson: That Day

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...

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Audubon’s Beasts

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...

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Photographer Terry Evans

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...

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Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist

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...

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Sharon Core: lecture

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...

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Richard Misrach: Lecture

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...

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John Albok's Neighborhood

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...

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Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey

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...

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Marie Cosindas: Instant Color

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...

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Big Pictures

Big, bigger, and biggest photographs reveal a decades-long movement to make dramatic enlargements that sharply influence viewer interaction and interpretation.

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