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Lecture Series with Mark Thistlethwaite

Amon Carter Museum

September 3 - December 3, 2014

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 issues) in American art. All lectures will be held Wednesdays at the Amon Carter from 3-4 pm.


Underground: Photographs by Kathy Sherman Suder

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Conserving The Caves: a lecture by Claire Barry

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 […]

Color! American Photography Transformed

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 […]

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 […]

John Rohrbach and Marie Cosindas in conversation

On Thursday, April 18th from 6 to 7 p.m. John Rohrbach, senior curator of photographs, will conduct a conversation with pioneering photographer Marie Cosindas. Reservations […]

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 […]

Big Pictures

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

Larry Sultan’s Homeland: American Story

In 2006, artist Larry Sultan (1946–2009) began a project called Homeland near where he lived in Marin County, California. Sultan’s internationally renowned career was built […]

John Marin: Modernism at Midcentury

The last 20 years of American modernist John Marin’s career, from 1933 until his death in 1953. With more than 60 paintings, this is the […]

American Modern: Abbott, Evans, Bourke-White

The Amon Carter Museum offers new insight into the genre of documentary photography during the 1930s in the new exhibition American Modern: Abbott, Evans, Bourke-White. […]

American Moderns on Paper

American Moderns on Paper: Masterworks from the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art includes some the finest works by leading avant-garde American artists of the early […]

Freedom Now: Tamarind Lithography Workshop

"Freedom Now" is an exhibition of prints from the 1960s that brings the international call for social and political justice to the table. Fight the […]

Edward S. Curtis: The North American Indian

The Amon Carter Museum displays a selection of photographs from this recent acquisition. Edward S. Curtis is  known for his documentation of American Indian cultures […]

Circle of Friends: Portraits of Artists

"With the advent of American modernism, artists began making portraits of one another with increasing regularity. Photographers made portraits to document the members of their […]

Barbara Crane: Challenging Vision

Check out nearly 200 photographs by Barbara Crane, organized by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, and guest curated by Kenneth C. Burkhart.