Tag Archives: Meadows Museum

Meadows Museum to host first U.S. exhibition of masterworks from the House of Alba’s private collections

SMU’s Meadows Museum will present the first major U.S. exhibition of works from one of the oldest and most significant private art collections in Europe. Treasures from the House of Alba: 500 Years of Art and Collecting will feature more than 100 … Continue reading

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Service dogs take on new role as artists’ models in weekend workshop at SMU’s Meadows Museum, Saturday, June 21, 2014

When Denton artist John Bramblitt paints a portrait of his service dog, Echo, he uses red, blue and yellow paint to highlight the image of the black Labrador retriever. To Bramblitt, who is blind, color in his paintings represents emotion, and … Continue reading

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SMU announces Meadows dean search committee

SMU has announced the members of a search committee to identify candidates for dean of the University’s Meadows School of the Arts. The 19-member committee includes the chair of SMU’s Board of Trustees; the chair and several members of the Executive Board of … Continue reading

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SMU celebrates Founders’ Day Weekend 2014

SMU celebrates 2014 Founders’ Day Weekend April 10-13 with a new, TEDx-powered edition of its popular academic spotlight events. Inside SMU Powered by TEDxSMU features SMU faculty members, students and alumni in TED-style talks on topics ranging from the importance of failure to … Continue reading

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Sorolla and America opens in Meadows Museum Dec. 13, 2013

SMU’s Meadows Museum is co-organizing the first retrospective of work by Joaquín Sorolla to focus on the impact the artist had in the United States. Sorolla and America features nearly 160 works by the Spanish Impressionist, including several of his … Continue reading

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SMU’s 2013 Gift Guide features something for Mustangs of all ages

Looking for holiday gifts that show your SMU spirit? Look no further than the University’s 2013 Gift Guide. From keepsakes to custom bicycles to a professional certificate course, these gifts are sure to bring a smile to any Mustang’s face … Continue reading

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Calendar Highlights: Dec. 4, 2013

Creative Musings: On Thursday, Dec. 5, the Meadows Museum invites you to ”Creative Musings”: a discussion of different pieces in the Virginia Meadows Galleries that have an emphasis on the creative process and the materials used to execute them. The … Continue reading

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Tune In: Meadows Museum and its Prado partnership

As SMU’s Meadows Museum approaches its 50th anniversary in 2015, the University has created a video exploring its artistic and academic partnership with Madrid’s Museo del Prado. Enjoy the interviews, and the art, in stunning high definition by clicking the … Continue reading

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Calendar Highlights: Oct. 29, 2013

Fame & photography: The Meadows Museum presents a lecture on the evolution of art and its influence on society, “The Construction of Artistic Celebrity in the Late Nineteenth Century,” at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29. The lecture focuses on the 1850s … Continue reading

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Calendar Highlights: Oct. 22, 2013

Happy Homecoming Week! Pony up for PINK: SMU Relay for Life invites you to stop by their table to learn more about becoming involved with the program and to enjoy refreshing PINK lemonade. They will be at the Hughes-Trigg Student Center … Continue reading

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