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Building the Collection: Art Acquired in the 2000s

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Shadow (study) XXVI, 2010 Mixed Media on Paper 62 1/4 In. X 44 1/8 in © Courtesy of the artist & ARKANSAS ART CENTER-MUSEUM OF ART
Building the Collection: Art Acquired in the 2000s

501 East 9th Street
Little Rock, Arkansas 72202
September 7th, 2012 - November 11th, 2012
Opening: September 7th, 2012 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.arkarts.com
COUNTRY:  
United States
EMAIL:  
info@arkarts.com
PHONE:  
501 372 4000
OPEN HOURS:  
Tue-Sat 10-5; Sun 11-5 / Library Hours: Tue-Wed 10-3
TAGS:  
ceramic, fiber, glass, metal, mixed media, Wood, photography, sculpture

DESCRIPTION

In recognition of the 50th Anniversary of the Arkansas Arts Center, the Building the Collection series of exhibitions was created to celebrate the chronological growth of the permanent collection. Building the Collection: Art Acquired in the 2000s is the final installation in the BTC series. This exhibition takes a focused look at a broad selection of works acquired for the collection during this time period. 3,649 works were added to the collection including ceramic, fiber, glass, metal, mixed media, wood, drawing, painting, photography, print and sculpture. Artists include Will Barnet, Paul Cezanne, Gustave Courbet, Edgar Degas, George Inness, Henri Matisse, David Nash, Pablo Picasso, Paul Signac, Peter Takal and Betty Woodman.