Posts Tagged ‘Amon Carter Museum of American Art’

Wild Texas Film Tour Showcases State’s Beauty

Posted by Amy Wolff Sorter

There’s more to the state of Texas than large buildings, oil wells and highways — much more  and a short-film tour hitting 11 cities in the Lone Star state aims to show natural wonders outside the state’s urban centers.

The …

WestBend, Foundry District Bringing Arts to Center Stage

Posted by Lance Murray

The arts are taking center stage at two Fort Worth real estate developments as sculptures, murals, and photography get new places to shine in the North Texas sun.

Both The Foundry District and the WestBend development have major art events …

Amon Carter Exhibit is an
Ode to Polaroid Imaging Tech

Posted by Mallory Houser

Polaroid SX-70 Assemblage with razor blade at the Amon Carter Museum. [Photo: Courtesy of Amon Carter Musuem]

“The Polaroid Project: At the Intersection of Art and Technology” is making its U.S. debut at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art,

Amon Carter Museum Gets $20M Gift from Walton Foundation

Posted by Lance Murray

The Walton Family Foundation has awarded an unprecedented $20 million gift to the Amon Carter Museum of American Art in Fort Worth in honor of the museum’s longtime board president, Ruth Carter Stevenson, who died in 2013.

The museum will …

Dallas-based Nonprofit Takes Art Museum Experience On the Road

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

FOR LOVE & ART BRINGS GALLERY EXPERIENCE TO PEOPLE UNABLE TO VISIT MUSEUMS


A plain, winding corridor at Ashford Hall nursing home opens into a large cafeteria-like room with tables, chairs, and a big sunny window. In the corner, Mark …