Whimsical pottery and drawings by North Carolina native Stacy Lambert are being presented in HMA's Local Artist Gallery in conjunction with New Horizons: Self-Taught Art in The 21st Century (September 23, 2017 - January 7, 2018).
Did you realize that with every HMA memberships, in addition to all the benefits directly related to HMA you get reciprocal admission privileges at over 190 participating museums across the Southeast? And not only free admission during the regular hours of those museums, but also THE SAME DISCOUNTS IN THEIR ON-SITE GIFT SHOPS AND CAFÉS as those offered to their own members, and
On November 18th, 2017, at the conclusion of a day of "Light up the Season" pre-holiday events, Evelyn De Morgan's oil painting The Undiscovered Country was unveiled for HMA dignitaries and visitors. The work will be displayed at HMA throughout 2018. (read more)
Laura Lee Wilfong, entrepreneur, florist, and painter, was also very active in the Hickory community in a number of areas. She was one of Paul Whitener’s biggest supporters in the creation and ongoing success of HMA, including (read more)
“I pull inspiration for my work from my life. Most of my subjects tend to be self portraits but some are visitors representing an emotion, feeling, vice or real people. I use my art to navigate my life and often find putting the pen to the wood is like ... (more here)