CLOSING RECEPTION

MY BROTHER'S PAINTINGS:
Works by Gordon Wetmore (1938-2011)

Saturday, March 28
6 - 8 PM, Shuford Gallery

FREE for Members; $5 Non-Members
Please RSVP: Call 828.327.8576


Meet Lou Wetmore, guest curator of the exhibition, who presents paintings by his brother, renown portraitist Gordon Wetmore. Reception sponsored by Lou & Julia Wetmore.

2015 Summer Art Camps

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2015 SUMMER ART CAMPS

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Curator's Pick in Honor of Women's History Month

Minnie Reinhardt
Hog Hill School, 1979

oil on canvas
Gift of Richard Yoder, Sr.

See this painting on the Museum's 3rd floor in Discover Folk Art



WWII Stories in Conversation

Sunday, March 29
2 - 3 PM, Coe Gallery
FREE Admission

Join the conversations at HMA Sunday afternoon when WWII veterans and survivors discuss personal experiences. Visitors will move from table to table in the gallery and engage in conversations with some who were involved. The following four men are participating:

  • Charlie Dixon, son-in-law of Harold Edgerton, talks about Doc Edgerton’s reconnaissance work.
  • Rhys Samuel was there at the Battle of Leyte Gulf, the largest naval battle in history.
  • Carl Zwingli was part of a bombing squad stationed in the Aleutian Islands bombarding the islands of northern Japan.
  • Vladmir Khudyakov was a Russian teen involved in the war effort in Moscow during   WWII.

This program is presented in conjunction with the closing day of 1944: A War, The People, A New Museum.