Dorothy Hood: The Color of Being/El Color del Ser
- $ 8 Adults $ 6 Seniors 60 and older $ 6 Active Military $ 4 Students 13 and older FREE to Children Under 12
The Art Museum is proud to honor and document the life and career of 20th century American artist and Texas Modernist, Dorothy Hood.
Her life and art will be profiled in an exhibition and book entitled Dorothy Hood: The Color of Being/ El Color del Ser : the first major critical overview of Hood's paintings and works on paper produced from the 1930s until her death in 2000.
The exhibition will fill most of the Museum. Works of art for the exhibition will be drawn from the important museums, foundations, and private collections across the country.
Hood's work is in the permanent collections of over 30 major museums, including the Museum of Modern Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, Brooklyn Museum, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Dallas Museum of Art, McNay Art Museum, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
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