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Museum of the Southwest The Old Jail Art Center
Albany, TX
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Painter, 1994
Exhibition: Nobody's Fool
Through 02/01/2020 (more information)
KIRK HAYES
Painter, 1994
oil on panel, 23 x 30 in.
Collection of the Old Jail Art Center,
Bequest of Sonny Burt.
Exhibition: Nobody's Fool
Through 02/01/2020 (more information)
MICHAEL BANE
The Arrangement, 2012
acrylic on canvas, 52 x 37 in.
Collection of Dr. Shane Berger and Dr. Ron Paul
FM 21-76 Survival, 2010
Interlude (video stills), 2019
Exhibition: KRIS PIERCE: A Ghost in the Attic
Through 02/01/2020 (more information)
KRIS PIERCE
Interlude (video stills), 2019
2 channel HD video, 9 minute 23 second loop
Courtesy of the artist

The Old Jail Art Center
201 South Second Street
Albany, Texas 76430
phone (325) 762-2269
fax (325) 762-2260
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www.theoldjailartcenter.org

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Hours:
Tuesday – Saturday: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Closed Mondays and major holidays

Mission Statement:
The mission of the Old Jail Art Center is to be the primary cultural resource for the region, providing visual art, performing art, and local history resources for residents and visitors alike, and fostering memorable experiences for all.

Permanent Exhibitions:

  • Asian Art: Selections from the Permanent Collection, augmented with loaned works
    • The museum’s Asian Collection has been re-installed in refurbished galleries in the 1877 old jail building of the Old Jail Art Center.

  • W.O. Gross, Jr. Collection of Pre-Columbian Art
    • The Old Jail Art Center is also home of the W.O. Gross, Jr. Collection of Pre-Columbian Art. This extensive and important collection features earthenware vessels, votive figurines and tomb pottery. Among the numerous cultures represented in this collection are Chimu, Colima, Huastec, Jalisco, Maya, Mixtec, Nayarit and Teotihuacan.

  • Sallie Reynolds Matthews Room
    • This gallery honors both its namesake, author of Interwoven, and her youngest child, Watkins (Watt) Reynolds Matthews. The room is a generic family gathering room based on two rooms at the headquarters of the Matthews' historic Lambshead Ranch. Some of the furniture in this room and a number of the artifacts involved with ranch life are from Lambshead Ranch. The remaining furniture and artifacts are from other ranches in the area.


Exhibitions:

Nobody's Fool
Through 1 February 2020
(more information)

KRIS PIERCE: A Ghost in the Attic
Through 1 February 2020
(more information)

Events

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