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Museum of the Southwest The Old Jail Art Center
Albany, TX
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Box Paintings, #1, 2018
Exhibition: Texas Moderns: SAM GUMMELT
09/15/2018 - 02/02/2019 (more information)
Sam Gummelt
Box Paintings, #1, 2018
encaustic on cardboard with packing tape, 15.25 x 13.5 in.
Courtesy of the artist
Exhibition: CAM SCHOEPP:
broken/time

09/15/2018 - 02/02/2019 (more information)
Cam Schoepp
single hydrocal starbust in studio, 2018
sizes vary
Courtesy of the artist
single hydrocal starbust in studio, 2018
Smiling Monster, 2018
Exhibition: RENÉ TREVIÑO: A New Codex
09/15/2018 - 02/02/2019 (more information)
René Treviño
Smiling Monster, 2018
acrylic, gold leaf and rhinestones on paper, 46 x 42 inches
Courtesy of Erin Cluley Gallery

The Old Jail Art Center
201 South Second Street
Albany, Texas 76430
phone (325) 762-2269
fax (325) 762-2260
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www.theoldjailartcenter.org

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Hours:
Tuesday – Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Closed Mondays and major holidays

Mission Statement:
The mission of the Old Jail Art Center is to be the primary cultural resource for the region, providing visual art, performing art, and local history resources for residents and visitors alike, and fostering memorable experiences for all.

Permanent Exhibitions:

  • Asian Art: Selections from the Permanent Collection, augmented with loaned works
    • The museum’s Asian Collection has been re-installed in refurbished galleries in the 1877 old jail building of the Old Jail Art Center.

  • W.O. Gross, Jr. Collection of Pre-Columbian Art
    • The Old Jail Art Center is also home of the W.O. Gross, Jr. Collection of Pre-Columbian Art. This extensive and important collection features earthenware vessels, votive figurines and tomb pottery. Among the numerous cultures represented in this collection are Chimu, Colima, Huastec, Jalisco, Maya, Mixtec, Nayarit and Teotihuacan.

  • Sallie Reynolds Matthews Room
    • This gallery honors both its namesake, author of Interwoven, and her youngest child, Watkins (Watt) Reynolds Matthews. The room is a generic family gathering room based on two rooms at the headquarters of the Matthews' historic Lambshead Ranch. Some of the furniture in this room and a number of the artifacts involved with ranch life are from Lambshead Ranch. The remaining furniture and artifacts are from other ranches in the area.


Exhibitions:

Texas Moderns: SAM GUMMELT
15 September 2018 - 2 February 2019
(more information)

CAM SCHOEPP: broken/time
15 September 2018 - 2 February 2019
(more information)

RENÉ TREVIÑO: A New Codex
15 September 2018 - 24 August 2019
(more information)

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