Grace Museum

Grace Museum

http://www.thegracemuseum.org

(325) 673-4587

102 Cypress Street

Abilene, TX 79601

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Spanish Texas: Legend & Legacy

Grace Museum

September 24 - March 11, 2017

An exhibition tracing the Spanish exploration and colonization of Texas through maps, art, and artifacts. The exhibitions is co-curated by Judy Tedford Deaton, Chief Curator and Director of Exhibitions and Collections at The Grace Museum and Michael Grauer, Associate Director for Curatorial Affairs/Curator of Art and Western Heritage at The Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum.



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More Life in a Time Without Boundaries

“Artists Roger Colombik & Jerolyn Bahm-Colombik, in collaboration with International Rescue Committee of Abilene, will create an installation featuring photography, sculpture and oral history dialogues...

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Grace After Dark

A screening held on the Grace Museum’s rooftop.

Menagerie, Art and the Animal Kingdom

Three art exhibitions that explore man’s fascination with representing animals. The three exhibitions are: MENAGERIE in the main gallery featuring work by Helen Altman, David Bates, John James...

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Grace After Dark

A screening held on the Grace Museum’s rooftop.

Texas Modernists

Five exhibitions celebrating important Texas modern artists and midcentury fashion and design– Seymour Fogel: On The Wall & Beyond; The Abstract Impulse; Ray & Charles...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Anne C.Weary: Trees

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

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...

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