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August 2014

Beryl Rice Collection

Open Now Through August 31, 2014

Selected works from the Beryl Lowe Rice Collection are on display in the Temporary Gallery. Beryl’s works reflects her passion for…

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What the Parents Said…

Anita Banegas – “Thank you and to all the team members who assisted with the Summer Art Camp! I know not only my grandkids but every child who I know attended had an AMAZING time and thoroughly enjoyed it!”

A Beautiful Mess

Ends August 31, 2014!

As the summer winds down to a close and the smell of freshly sharpened pencils and new crayons fill the air in anticipation of the first day of school, the Museum of the Big Bend is reflecting on the wonder-filled success of Summer Art Camp: A Beautiful Mess.

With over 60 campers and an array of volunteers and artists, this summer’s camp was the most successful museum camp to date. Summer Art Camp concluded with an exhibit of the all of the camper’s artwork which is still on display.

Do not miss the opportunity to see the imagination and inspirations of some the communities most talented youngsters!

Visit the museum before August 31, 2014 to see “A Beautiful Mess,” the Children’s Art Exhibit at the Museum of the Big Bend.


Terry Burger – “Leah still talks about going to camp every day and misses Texas so much.”

Shelley Martin – “Thank you so much for providing our children with such a wonderful opportunity!! The girls LOVED it!”

April McAnally – “Bryce had so much fun at art camp. He still talks about it.”

Patricia McMahon – “Thanks for all you do.”

Julie Vega – “Thank you and Mariah so very much !!! The kids absolutely loved it!! Thank you again for such a great opportunity!!!”

Photo Courtesy Lo and Behold Photography
Miller Kinney-Morrow, Photo Courtesy Lo and Behold Photography
Sara Wright – Lo and Behold Photography
Niko Austin, Photo Courtesy Lo and Behold Photography

 

September 2014

“Parole, Pardon, Pass and Amnesty Documents of the Civil War”

Presented by John Martin Davis

Thursday, Sept. 4th at 5:30 p.m.

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2nd Saturday Scrapbook Workshops

September through December

Presented by Robbie McDaniel

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2nd Sunday Paint-N-Go Workshops

September through December

Presented by Carol Fairlie

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Marfa Flights

Marfa Flights:

Aerial Views of Big Bend Country

by Paul V. Chaplo

Exhibit Opening & Events

Friday, September 19th &
Saturday, September 20th

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Marfa Flights:

Aerial Views of Big Bend Country

Roundtable Discussion

Saturday, Sept. 20th – 10 a.m.

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Heritage Dinner

Inaugural Museum of the Big Bend

Heritage Dinner

Saturday, September 20th ♦ 6 p.m.

Home of Lynda & Bob McKnight
Fort Davis, Texas

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October 2014

Pastel I

Presented by Lindy Cook Severns

October 3-6

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Toro Caliente by Tom Lea, 1945

“The Brave Bulls Collide: Tom Lea and J. Frank Dobie”

Presented by Steve Davis

Thursday, Oct. 16th at 5:30 p.m.

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November 2014

 

Introduction to Scratchboard Art

Presented by Tim Roberts

November 15-16

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April 2015

Trappings of Texas
Lead Them On
by Edgar Sotelo

Trappings of Texas

CHANGE OF DATE! APRIL 17 – 18, 2015

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