Recent Acquisitions: Selections From the Permanent Collection will be on view at the Art Museum of Southeast Texas June 10 - September 10, 2017. An opening reception and gallery talk by the artist will take place on Friday, June 16 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
This exhibition will feature recent acquisitions from AMSET’s growing permanent collection. Over the years, AMSET’s permanent collection has grown from 200 to over 1,200 objects, with a focus on contemporary and historic Texas artists, as well as regional folk art.
Each year, the museum presents an exhibition of works solely from the permanent collection, giving Southeast Texas audiences the opportunity to see the works that are now part of their museum. This exhibition will included recent acquisitions, featuring artists such as Helen Altman, Michael Bise, Linnis Blanton, Lester Davis, James Drake, Orna Feinstein, Vernon Fisher, Roy Fridge, Billy Hassell, Clarice Holloway, Michael Kennaugh, Mark Messersmith, Richard Neidhardt, Joan Steinman, Frank X. Tolbert2, among others.
The Art Museum of Southeast Texas is open Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Sunday, 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Admission is free, donations welcomed.