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The Color of Being/El Color del Ser: DOROTHY HOOD (1918-2000)

 

Dorothy Hood is taking over the Art Museum of South Texas!

More than paintings on a wall, The Color of Being/El Color del Ser exhibition is interactive and innovative, solely featuring landmark Texas artist, Dorothy Hood. Encompassing 11 galleries of the Art Museum of South Texas, it is the most space dedicated to an artist in Museum history.

This isn’t your typical art exhibit. Watch your image become an abstract work of art, deconstruct the style of Dorothy Hood, learn to paint and create a virtual painting in Dorothy’s one-of-a-kind style. The Color of Being/El Color del Ser redefines the art museum experience and introduces innovative hands-on technologies and interactives to bring Hood’s works of art to the present.

This unique Dorothy Hood perspective is waiting in Corpus Christi! Experience The Color of Being/El Color del Ser: DOROTHY HOOD at the Art Museum of South Texas through January 8, 2017. Find out everything you need to know before you visit!

4 Reasons Why You Must Experience The Color of Being

4 Reasons Why You Must Experience The Color of Being

Whether you're a fan of abstract art, Texas artists or Dorothy Hood specifically, the Art Museum of South Texas is a must-visit destination this fall in Corpus Christi.

Connect With the Color of Being

Connect With the Color of Being

In the age of touch technology, experiencing art shouldn't be any different! Dorothy Hood has taken over the Art Museum of South Texas!

Celebrate the Largest Ever Exhibit at Art Museum of South Texas

Celebrate the Largest Ever Exhibit at Art Museum of South Texas

The first major retrospective to document and celebrate the vibrant career of early Texas Modernist Dorothy Hood opens this month at the Art Museum of South Texas.

5 Reasons Dorothy Hood and Jose Maria Velasco's Romance Will Make You Swoon

5 Reasons Dorothy Hood and Jose Maria Velasco's Romance Will Make You Swoon

Other than being an incredible artist, Hood had a love story to last through the ages.

The Color of Boldness

The Color of Boldness

Every adjective that a casual observer could use to describe Hood’s work could sum up the artist herself. Bold. Passionate. Creative. Audacious. Daring. Visionary.

Mexico’s Cultural Status in the 1940s

Mexico’s Cultural Status in the 1940s

Mexico was the place to be! Dorothy Hood's brief visit turned into an 18-year stay and helped to meld her into a ground breaking artist.