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  • Exhibition Opening Reception:
    Modernist Masters, Contemporary Icons

    Friday, February 3, 2017
    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

    Add to Calendar 02/03/2017 5:30 PM 02/03/2017 7:00 PM America/New_York Exhibition Opening Reception:
    Modernist Masters, Contemporary Icons

    ojac-logo1_webHighlights From The Old Jail Art Center, Including featured works by John Marin, Grant Wood, and Andy Warhol

    Friday, February 3, 2017
    5:30 – 7:00 p.m. | Reception
    6:00 p.m. | Remarks

    Rockwell Members: Free
    Students with ID: $5
    Not-yet-members: $10

    Advance reservations required by 5:00 p.m. on February 2, 2017. 

    Registration has closed for this event.  We look forward to seeing you soon!

    An intimate collection of American masterworks from the Old Jail Art Center (OJAC) in Albany, TX, Modernist Masters, Contemporary Icons includes works by the most highly acclaimed American artists in history.

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    Andy Warhol, Sam, c. 1954.

    Ink on paper. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center, Albany TX. © 2017 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

    Charles Demuth, Three Figures on a Beach

    1934. Watercolor and graphite on paper. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center. Bequest of Bill Bomar known as the Jewel Nail Bomar and William P. Bomar, Jr. Collection. 1993.038

    Thomas Hart Benton, Fire in the Barnyard

    1944. Lithograph on paper. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center. Gift of Bill Bomar. 1986.017.

    Robert Rauschenberg, Autobiography

    Offset lithograph on paper. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center. Gift of the Arch H. and Stella Rowan Foundation in Honor of Bob Green. 2003.004.01-03.

    Alexander Calder. Mobile, 15 Leaf

    Wire, sheet metal, enamel. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center. Bequest of Bill Bomar known as the Jewel Nail Bomar & William P. Bomar, Jr. Collection. 1992.037.

    Arthur G. Dove, Sunrise IV

    Watercolor on paper. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center. Gift of Bill Bomar. 1981.052.

    Work by American greats like Grant Wood, Alexander Calder, and Thomas Hart Benton will be presented for the first time at The Rockwell. Other artists, familiar to The Rockwell’s collection like Fritz Scholder, John Marin and Andy Warhol, are also included – providing a new dialogue with The Rockwell’s own modernist watercolors, works on paper, and sculpture.

    Comprised of 30 modernist works of landscape, portraiture, nudes, modern life stills and wildlife, this exhibition celebrates the work of the most honored American art masters of our time.

    The exhibition will be on view February 3 through April 23, 2017. Learn more

    The Rockwell Museum

    ojac-logo1_webHighlights From The Old Jail Art Center, Including featured works by John Marin, Grant Wood, and Andy Warhol

    Friday, February 3, 2017
    5:30 – 7:00 p.m. | Reception
    6:00 p.m. | Remarks

    Rockwell Members: Free
    Students with ID: $5
    Not-yet-members: $10

    Advance reservations required by 5:00 p.m. on February 2, 2017. 

    Registration has closed for this event.  We look forward to seeing you soon!

    An intimate collection of American masterworks from the Old Jail Art Center (OJAC) in Albany, TX, Modernist Masters, Contemporary Icons includes works by the most highly acclaimed American artists in history.

    Image not available

    Andy Warhol, Sam, c. 1954.

    Ink on paper. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center, Albany TX. © 2017 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

    Charles Demuth, Three Figures on a Beach

    1934. Watercolor and graphite on paper. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center. Bequest of Bill Bomar known as the Jewel Nail Bomar and William P. Bomar, Jr. Collection. 1993.038

    Thomas Hart Benton, Fire in the Barnyard

    1944. Lithograph on paper. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center. Gift of Bill Bomar. 1986.017.

    Robert Rauschenberg, Autobiography

    Offset lithograph on paper. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center. Gift of the Arch H. and Stella Rowan Foundation in Honor of Bob Green. 2003.004.01-03.

    Alexander Calder. Mobile, 15 Leaf

    Wire, sheet metal, enamel. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center. Bequest of Bill Bomar known as the Jewel Nail Bomar & William P. Bomar, Jr. Collection. 1992.037.

    Arthur G. Dove, Sunrise IV

    Watercolor on paper. Collection of the Old Jail Art Center. Gift of Bill Bomar. 1981.052.

    Work by American greats like Grant Wood, Alexander Calder, and Thomas Hart Benton will be presented for the first time at The Rockwell. Other artists, familiar to The Rockwell’s collection like Fritz Scholder, John Marin and Andy Warhol, are also included – providing a new dialogue with The Rockwell’s own modernist watercolors, works on paper, and sculpture.

    Comprised of 30 modernist works of landscape, portraiture, nudes, modern life stills and wildlife, this exhibition celebrates the work of the most honored American art masters of our time.

    The exhibition will be on view February 3 through April 23, 2017. Learn more