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

Wild Spaces, Open Seasons: Hunting and Fishing in American Art

Amon Carter Museum of American Art

October 7 - January 7, 2018

"Wild Spaces, Open Seasons: Hunting and Fishing in American Art is the first major exhibition to explore the multifaceted meanings of such outdoor subjects in both painting and sculpture from the early nineteenth century to World War II. These aesthetically rich and culturally important works play an influential role in the history of American art." The exhibition features portraits, landscapes, still lifes and genre scenes by Thomas Cole, Thomas Eakins, Winslow Homer, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Charles Deas, Alfred Jacob Miller, William T. Ranney, Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait, George Bellows and Marsden Hartley, among others.

Caught on Paper

Amon Carter Museum of American Art

September 23 - February 11, 2018

A show of works on paper that explore outdoor subjects. The exhibition features watercolors and prints by more than thirty artists, including Winslow Homer, Frederic Remington, Charles M. Russell, Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait, and Eliot Porter.

Dornith Doherty: Archiving Eden

Amon Carter Museum of American Art

August 12 - January 14, 2018

A show of works by North Texas photographer Dornith Doherty. The show features Doherty's photographs exploring the planet's botanical diversity.

Darryl Lauster: Trace

Amon Carter Museum of American Art

March 25 - 25, 2018

A sculptural installation by Texas artist Darryl Lauster. For this piece, Lauster utilizes fragmentary Carrara marble tablets that have been inscribed with language sourced from various monuments and manifestos.

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."



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Caught on Paper

A show of works on paper that explore outdoor subjects. The exhibition features watercolors and prints by more than thirty artists, including Winslow Homer, Frederic Remington,...

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Dornith Doherty: Archiving Eden

A show of works by North Texas photographer Dornith Doherty. The show features Doherty’s photographs exploring the planet’s botanical diversity.

Sunset Cinema

Join the Amon Carter Museum this summer for a series of films screened on the museum’s lawn!

Nature/Culture

An exhibition exploring the problematic use of the word “nature” when it is applied to snapshots, portraits, and Native American cultures.

Craftology

A free event featuring sketchbook making workshops, extended gallery hours, drinks, and music.

Darryl Lauster: Trace

A sculptural installation by Texas artist Darryl Lauster. For this piece, Lauster utilizes fragmentary Carrara marble tablets that have been inscribed with language sourced from various monuments and...

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Invented Worlds of Valton Tyler

A show of works by Texas artist Valton Tyler. The show will feature prints, drawings, and large-scale paintings that appear as surrealist landscapes with invented imagery.

Border Cantos: Richard Misrach | Guillermo Galindo

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...

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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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Sam Francis: Prints

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,...

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American Photographs, 1845 to Now

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...

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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.

Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 34

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...

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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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