1/14/2017 - 4/16/2017
Organized by National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature
(Abilene, TX) and sponsored at Joslyn Art Museum by Fran and Rich Juro
and Wiesman Development.
Left: "Karl and Koo drew several pictures together," from Zen Ties
, 2008, watercolor and ink, © Jon Muth
See paintings by children’s book author-illustrator Jon J Muth, including works from the Caldecott Honor book, Zen Shorts
; its sequel, Zen Ties
; and illustrations from the folk tale Stone Soup
and his Tolstoy-inspired The Three Questions
A Mind’s Eye Gallery exhibition.
2/11/2017 - 5/7/2017
Left: Virginia Beahan (American, born 1946), Christina and Gram on Thanksgiving, New Hampshire,
2004, chromogenic development print, 18 x 23 inches. Courtesy of the artist.
In late 2002, Virginia Beahan and her husband moved her ailing 88-year-old mother into their home. Turning to her camera to help navigate this challenging situation, Beahan’s photographs of her family are a compassionate document of an alternately joyous, demanding, and painful story. A Riley CAP Gallery exhibition.
2/12/2017 - 5/7/2017
This exhibition is supported by an indemnity from the Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities.
Left: Alexander Pope (American, 1849-1924), The Wild Swan
, 1900, oil on canvas, 57 x 44 1/2 inches, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, California. Museum purchase, gifts from members of the Boards of Trustees, The M.H. de Young Museum Society, the Patrons of Art and Music, Friends of the Museums, and by exchange, Sir Joseph Duveen, 72.28
Wild Spaces, Open Seasons
is the first major exhibition to explore American artists' fascination with hunters, fishermen, and the sporting life in paintings and sculptures from the 1820s through the 1940s. Illuminating changing ideas about place, national identity, community, wildlife, and the environment, the exhibition offers compelling new insights into these meaningful pastimes.
This exhibition will have a ticket fee. Free for members, youth ages 17 and younger, & college students with ID. Click here to become a member today!