Grace Museum

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102 Cypress Street

Abilene, TX 79601

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Texas Modernists

Grace Museum

May 28 - October 24, 2015

Five exhibitions celebrating important Texas modern artists and midcentury fashion and design– Seymour Fogel: On The Wall & Beyond; The Abstract Impulse; Ray & Charles Eames: Masters of the 20th Century Design; Fabulous Fifties Fashion & Design.


Beili Liu: STRATUS

Artist Beili Liu’s large-scale installation–a hovering, cloud-like mass of granite and wax-coated sheets with motion sensitive lighting–is a rumination on water crises, and specifically, the […]

Kelly Fearing: Lucid Dreams

A selection of artwork curated from private and public collections by Texas artist Kelly Fearing (1918-2011) to demonstrate his lifelong fascination with surreal, mythic and […]

Black / White: Masters of the Darkroom

A photography exhibition exploring the digital era resurgence of interest in film photography and darkroom practice as a fine art medium. Works by Ansel Adams, Edward […]

Drawn In / Drawn Out: Contemporary Drawing

A selection of work by contemporary artists who challenge traditional concepts of the art of drawing. Featuring: Adela Andea, Vernon Fisher, Linnea Glatt, Hollis Hammonds, […]

Speaking of Clint

The art and life of Clint Hamilton panel discussion featuring Anna Powell, Judy Tedford Deaton, and artist Linda Murray.

Dr. Mark White: lecture

Dr. White will discuss American art at the beginning of the 20th century and the lure of Mediterranean scenes for American artists.

Journeys: Arthur Meyerson

Arthur Meyerson is recognized as an important photographer. Since 1974, this native Texan has traveled throughout the world, creating advertising, corporate and editorial photographs, as […]

West Texas Club Woman 1880-1950

The American women’s club movement began in 1868 when Jane Cunningham Croly, a professional New York journalist, was denied admittance to an all-male press club […]

West Texas Woman Club 1880-1950

West Texas Woman Club 1880-1950

Exhibition featuring club woman fashions and artifacts and presents the story Abilene women’s organizations contributions to West Texas culture and education.

Museum Matters: Kathie Walker-Millar

The Grace Museum is engaging art with McMurry University Professor of Art, Kathie Walker-Millar. Walker-Millar will share information about her recent trip to Peru and discuss […]

Anne C.Weary: Trees

Trees presents meticulous on-site drawings celebrating trees as enduring symbols for Weary’s  life-long advocacy for nature conserved.

Suitable Subjects: Contemporary Still Lifes

Suitable Subjects is a group exhibition featuring still lifes by 35 contemporary artists. The exhibition explores a wide variety of contemporary responses to the still […]

MUM: Photography by Nancy Newberry

Dallas photographer, Nancy Newberry explores young women’s roles in contemporary culture. Her most well-known series features the Texas tradition of exchanging and wearing homecoming mums […]

Catherine Lee: West Texas Triangle

The West Texas Triangle, an alliance of five art museums, presents the works of prolific sculptor Catherine Lee. Born and mostly raised in Pampa Texas, […]

Brian Cobble: Being There

Pastel paintings imbue suburbia, carnival arcades, city store windows with a mystical, almost surreal, quality.

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