Hunter Museum of American Art http://wutc.org en Hunter Invitational III Features Contemporary Art By Regional Artists http://wutc.org/post/hunter-invitational-iii-features-contemporary-art-regional-artists <p>The <a href="http://www.huntermuseum.org/" target="_blank">Hunter Museum of American Art</a> opened a temporary exhibit featuring local and regional artists on June 20, 2104.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:34:53 +0000 Rabbit Zielke 39597 at http://wutc.org Hunter Invitational III Features Contemporary Art By Regional Artists At the Hunter: Moroccan Photographer Challenges Stereotypes of Islamic Women http://wutc.org/post/hunter-moroccan-photographer-challenges-stereotypes-islamic-women <p><a href="http://lallaessaydi.com/">Lalla Essaydi</a> is a painter and photographer whose work hangs in galleries all over the country, as well as in England, Japan and Syria and a number of other countries around the world. Born in Morocco, she’s lived here in the U.S. for the past 18 years. She recently visited Chattanooga to talk about her work. One of her photographs is part of the permanent collection at the Hunter Museum of American Art here in Chattanooga. While she was here, Essaydi sat down to talk about her work. Fri, 30 May 2014 21:30:17 +0000 Richard Winham 38245 at http://wutc.org At the Hunter: Moroccan Photographer Challenges Stereotypes of Islamic Women Rock the Bluff at the Hunter Museum of American Art http://wutc.org/post/rock-bluff-hunter-museum-american-art <p>The third annual <a href="http://www.huntermuseum.org/hunter-museum-events/2014/5/22/99l4b7nmxvkxxmu37efo1oqa1sg6fe" target="_blank">Rock the Bluff </a>at the <a href="http://www.huntermuseum.org/" target="_blank">Hunter Museum of American Art</a> will feature the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/deadtestaments" target="_blank">Dead Testaments</a> on Thursday May 22, 2014.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p> Thu, 22 May 2014 15:04:59 +0000 Rabbit Zielke 37854 at http://wutc.org Rock the Bluff at the Hunter Museum of American Art Major Exhibition of African-American Art Is In The Hunter Museum For One More Month http://wutc.org/post/major-exhibition-african-american-art-hunter-museum-one-more-month <p><a href="http://www.huntermuseum.org/african-american-art-harlem-renaissance-civil-rights-era-and-beyond/">One hundred works of African-American</a> art from the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920’s to the turn of the last century are on display in the <a href="http://www.huntermuseum.org/">Hunter Museum of Art</a> here in Chattanooga until the end of May. All of the paintings, photographs and sculpture in the exhibition are on loan from the Smithsonian’s Museum of American Art in Washington, DC. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 20:56:18 +0000 Richard Winham 36852 at http://wutc.org Exhibition of Hand-Made Artists' Books Opens at Hunter Museum http://wutc.org/post/exhibition-hand-made-artists-books-opens-hunter-museum <p>An exhibition opening 3/28 at the <a href="http://www.huntermuseum.org/preface-an-introduction-to-artists-books/">Hunter Museum of American Art</a> features 12 hand-made books from artists interested in re-inventing the book. WUTC's Richard Winham talked to Ellen Simak, the curator for the exhibition, who makes books herself.&nbsp; The exhibition will be on display at the Hunter until June 14, 2014.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 21:24:36 +0000 Richard Winham 35434 at http://wutc.org Hunter Museum Features 'African American Art: Harlem Renaissance, Civil Rights Era, and Beyond' http://wutc.org/post/hunter-museum-features-african-american-art-harlem-renaissance-civil-rights-era-and-beyond <p>Chattanooga' Hunter Museum of American Art currently <a href="http://www.huntermuseum.org/upcoming-exhibitions/african-american-art-harlem-renaissance-civil-rights-era-and.html?SSScrollPosition=11">features an exhibition of 20th-century African-American art</a>, with works from 43 black artists.</p><p>From a media release:</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:10:50 +0000 Mark Colbert 34241 at http://wutc.org Hunter Museum Will Have Fundraising Gala On November 9th http://wutc.org/post/hunter-museum-will-have-fundraising-gala-november-9th <p></p><p>Hunter Museum of American Art's annual gala <a href="http://www.huntermuseum.org/events/spectrum-gala-6-pm.html">Spectrum</a> takes place on November 9th. The event will host both silent and live art auctions. Proceeds from the auction will support a number of programs, exhibitions, and collections at the museum.</p><p>This year, the Museum procured art from Brooklyn, Asheville, Kansas City, and Chattanooga for the event.</p><p>On November 1st, there will be a preview party for the art being auctioned, as well as a brunch party on November 3rd.</p><p></p> Thu, 24 Oct 2013 13:57:00 +0000 Staff 29144 at http://wutc.org How Art Can Help Healing http://wutc.org/post/how-art-can-help-healing <p>In this interview, Cam Busch discusses art and health. &nbsp;The 13th annual Cam Busch Endowed Arts for Health Lecture Series will be Thursday, February 21, 2013 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Hunter Museum of American Art.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 18 Feb 2013 14:33:57 +0000 Rabbit Zielke 18199 at http://wutc.org How Art Can Help Healing It's Getting Loud At The Hunter With 'Sound +Vision' http://wutc.org/post/its-getting-loud-hunter-sound-vision <iframe frameborder="0" height="30" src="http://archive.org/embed/ItsGettingLoudAtTheHunterWithsoundvision" width="300"></iframe></p> Wed, 06 Jun 2012 17:47:57 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 7179 at http://wutc.org