Amon Carter Museum

With a gallery renovation set to begin in October and a slew of new exhibits in the works, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art is a happenin’ spot. And, in the middle of it all is Shirley Reece-Hughes, the mastermind behind the museum’s collec... Read more


The Amon Carter Museum of American Art, which houses a diverse collection of North American artwork, including the pictured “Figure” by Morton Schamberg, is getting a facelift. The iconic museum will greet future visitors with improvements to th... Read more


by Sheila Ellis The Amon Carter Museum of American Art is updating its look. Renovations will include improvements to the museum’s second-floor galleries, main entrance and other updates to the Philip Johnson-designed 1961 building. Less visibl... Read more


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Ellen Carey (b. 1952). Pulls with Mixed & Off-Set Pods, 2010 dye diffusion prints (Polaroid). Courtesy of the artist and M+B Gallery, Los Angeles.

by Andrew Van Heusden In January, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art celebrated its 57th anniversary and is currently presenting contemporary work by female artists. Joy Kim, assistant curator of photographs, said from a curatorial standpoin... Read more


By: Franchesca Barua With a manicured landscape and views of downtown Fort Worth, the front lawn of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art is one of the city’s hidden gems. This Saturday, Party on the Porch returns to showcase one of the best vi... Read more


The Amon Carter Museum of American Art is starting off the new year by announcing a milestone.  The museum announced Tuesday that it has received its largest endowment in history -- $20 million from the Walton Family Foundation, which the museum... Read more


“Like the old-time Indian lodges, [the Amon Carter] faces the rising sun on the ground that drops away to the east,” Esquire magazine published June 1961 shortly after the museum opened. The Amon Carter Museum of American Art will finish on Sept... Read more


| by Brianna Kessler | America is enriched with a diverse and remarkable history of culture. It is a country of many traditions and beliefs coming together. This summer Amon Carter Museum of American Art honors the indigenous people of this count... Read more


Once again the Amon Carter has pulled off an exceptional exhibit. Georgia O’Keeffe (1887–1986) Pattern of Leaves, 1923 Oil on canvas © The Georgia O'Keeffe Foundation / Artists Rights Society ... Read more


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