The Martin Museum of Art will open on January 17 with the Confluence of Earth & Mind sculpture exhibition of work by Sherry Owens and Sharon Kopriva which will run through February 26.
Admission is FREE and open to the public. The Martin Museum of Art is located in the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center at Baylor University.
Confluence brings together the sculptural work inspired by nature of two prominent Texan women. Sherry Owens brings new life to discarded crepe myrtle branches in dense nest-like forms. Sharon Kopriva offers immersive installations that grow out of the surroundings to portray faith and spirituality.
The Martin Museum of Art will host a reception on Thursday, February 2, from 5:30 to 7pm. Light refreshments will be served. The exhibition and event are free and open to the public.-->
The Martin Museum of Art will host a reception on Thursday, February 2, from 5:30 to 7pm. Artists Sherry Owens and Sharon Kopriva will give a gallery talk about the work and exhibition. Light refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public.
Exhibitions complement the courses of art history and studio art taught within the Department of Art. Temporary and traveling art exhibitions featuring nationally and internationally recognized artists are presented throughout the year.
The Martin Museum of Art at Baylor University serve and enrich the Department of Art, Baylor University and the public communities of Waco and Central Texas through collections, exhibitions, and special events. The permanent collection consists of approximately 1300 objects and represents a wide variety of art that has been donated to or purchased by Baylor University.