HOME INDEX EXHIBITIONS EVENTS ABOUT US BLOG LINKS CONTACT US SUBSCRIBE
Museum of the Southwest The Old Jail Art Center
Albany, TX
SUPPORT OUR ADVERTISERS. THEY MAKE THIS SITE POSSIBLE
Premium Ad Space
37th Hour, 2017
Exhibition: Matt Kleberg: Warp and Weft
Through 05/12/2018 (more information)
Matt Kleberg
37th Hour, 2017
oil stick on canvas, 72 x 58 in.
Courtesy of the artist
Exhibition: Lily Cox-Richard: Sculptures the Size of Hailstones
Through 05/12/2018 (more information)
Lily Cox-Richard
Grapefruit I, 2017 (from the series Sculptures the Size of Hailstones)
Concrete, Texas Moss Rock, 7 x 5 x 7 in.
Courtesy of the artist
Grapefruit I, 2017 (from the series Sculptures the Size of Hailstones)
Whale, 1953
Exhibition: 1,460 Days of Collecting: Selected Acquisitions Since 2014
Through 05/12/201 (more information)
Bror Utter
Whale, 1953
oil on canvas, 22 x 19 in.
OJAC Collection, Bequest of Larry Kleinschmidt. 2016.025
Exhibition: Norman Lewis' Untitled (Subway Station)
Closing TBD (more information)
NORMAN WILFRED LEWIS
Untitled (Subway Station), 1945
oil and sand on canvas
On loan from Art Bridges. LX.085
Untitled (Subway Station), 1945

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


www.theoldjailartcenter.org

Exhibition Information page 2

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:

Matt Kleberg: Warp and Weft
Through 12 May 2018
(more information)

Lily Cox-Richard: Sculptures the Size of Hailstones
Through 12 May 2018
(more information)

1,460 Days of Collecting: Selected Acquisitions Since 2014
Through 12 May 2018
(more information)

Norman Lewis' Untitled (Subway Station)
Closing TBD
(more information)

Events

Exhibition Information page 2
previous museum
next
museum
Advertise
Support Your Local Galleries and Museums! They Are Economic Engines for Your Community.

Subscribe to Our Free Weekly Email Newsletter!

ADVERTISE ON THIS SITE | HOME | EXHIBITIONS | INDEX | EVENTS | ABOUT US | LINKS | CONTACT US | DONATE | SUBSCRIBE
Copyright 2018 Art Museum Touring.com