Hunter Museum of American Art

Hunter Museum of American Art

Monet and American Impressionism at the Hunter Museum of American Art will be on display until September 20th.  The curator for the exhibit and chief curator for the Harn Museum of Art Dulce Roman was in Chattanooga for the ArtWise speaker series at the Hunter. 

The Hunter Museum of American Art is hosting the All American Summer Concert Series on Thursday evenings from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. 

Hunter Museum of American Art

The temporary exhibit at the Hunter Museum of American Art features the work of French painter Claude Monet and the American artists that followed his Impressionism movement. 

Hunter Museum of American Art

The Hunter Museum of American Art is currently featuring three different collections in their temporary exhibit hall. 

Hunter Museum of American Art

The Hunter Museum of American Art is hosting the 8th annual Hunter Underground for an evening of music, fun and American art on Saturday February 21st from 8:00 to 11:00 pm. 

The Hunter Museum of American Art's Chief Curator Nandini Makrandi and the Director of Communications Hannah Legg join us to discuss two highlights currently at the museum: the New York Times Magazine Photographs exhibit and the Holidays at the Hunter trees.  Decorated by local small businesses and nonprofits, the trees

Hunter Museum of American Art

The Hunter Museum of American Art opened a temporary exhibit featuring local and regional artists on June 20, 2104. 

Lalla Essaydi 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.

Hunter Museum of American Art

The third annual Rock the Bluff at the Hunter Museum of American Art will feature the Dead Testaments on Thursday May 22, 2014. 

One hundred works of African-American art from the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920’s to the turn of the last century are on display in the Hunter Museum of Art 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.

An exhibition opening 3/28 at the Hunter Museum of American Art 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.  The exhibition will be on display at the Hunter until June 14, 2014.

Chattanooga' Hunter Museum of American Art currently features an exhibition of 20th-century African-American art, with works from 43 black artists.

From a media release:

Hunter Museum of American Art's annual gala Spectrum 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.

This year, the Museum procured art from Brooklyn, Asheville, Kansas City, and Chattanooga for the event.

On November 1st, there will be a preview party for the art being auctioned, as well as a brunch party on November 3rd.

In this interview, Cam Busch discusses art and health.  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. 

This exhibit rocks.  The Hunter Museum of American Art is showing forty different artistic and iconic photos of Elvis, The Beatles, Jim Morrison, Janis Joplin, Kurt Cobain, Jay-Z and other musicians.