AMA Exhibits: MUMENTOUS, From Steer to Street Art, and Home & Heritage

MUMENTOUS: The Upsizing of a Texas Tradition Now through November 24
The Arlington Museum of Art is pleased to exhibit the work of its Artist-in-Residence, Amy J. Schultz in MUMENTOUS: The Upsizing of a Texas Tradition. This multi-media exhibition explores a subject matter that is ubiquitously Texan: the long-standing tradition of exchanging mums and garters at high school homecomings. Amy J. Schultz, an artist, writer, and award-winning photographer has spent the last three years studying this unique Texas high school tradition. Rather than focusing solely on the physical characteristics of today’s mums — elaborate silk versions of chrysanthemum corsages from days gone by — she has explored the driving forces behind the tradition including fan and pop culture through the years, social media, critics, the DIY movement, entrepreneurship, and moms.
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From Steer to Street Art: A Photographic Journey through the Lone Star State Now through November 24

From Steer to Street Art: A Photographic Journey Through the Lone Star State by Penelope James. This show features a series of photographs exploring Texan culture and its vastly diverse landscapes. From wide open prairies to bustling urban street scenes, each setting has its own particular charm and allure. Come experience how these very distinct settings can each be uniquely and lovingly defined as purely Texan.
From Steer to Street Art

Home & Heritage:  Recognizing Diversity Now through November 24

The Arlington Museum of Art is proud to showcase the diverse Latinx culture in our community for Hispanic Heritage month. This exhibit examines how various artists interpret a crucial aspect in Latinx culture, Home & Heritage. Delve into the rich colors and imagery of our neighbors resonating past and present through November 24.
Home & Heritage

Arlington Museum of Art, 201 W. Main Street Arlington, Texas

https://www.arlingtonmuseum.org

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