Wichita Falls Museum of Art at MSU will present a special exhibition
celebrating the Museumís Golden Anniversary. Highlights from the Permanent
Collection will be on view September 22 through December 21.
exhibition celebrates the museumís 50-year history of serving the community
with excellent exhibitions and programs, and for acquiring an important
collection of American art. The permanent collection has grown since 1967 to include
more than 2,000 artworks ranging from major works by Jasper Johns, Jackson
Pollock, Leonard Baskin, Andy Warhol, Winslow Homer, Mary Cassatt, John Sloan,
as well as works by many contemporary artists including Mary McCleary, Benito
Huerta, Judy Youngblood, Ron Adams, and many others. Danny Bills, curator of
collections and exhibitions, has filled the galleries with selected major
artworks to demonstrate the depth and breadth of the permanent collection.
opening reception will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, September 28, at the
museum and is free and open to the public. The exhibition is made possible by a
grant from the Fain Foundation.
Wichita Falls Museum of Art at MSU
2 Eureka Circle
Wichita Falls, Texas