The Martin Museum of Art at Baylor University is proud to feature John McClanahan: The Velasco Paintings from August 22 through September 24. This exhibition showcases the most recent work of Texas Artist and former Baylor Art Department Chair, John McClanahan
McClanahan received a BFA from Bethany College and an MFA from University of Iowa. He held positions at Stephen F. Austin State University, Queen College in North Carolina, and Baylor University. While at Baylor, Professor McClanahan acted at Chair of the Art Department, and Director of the Allbritton Art Institute.
His career spans decades and his work has been exhibited internationally in more than 200 shows. McClanahan’s latest body of work offers viewers a collection of expressive landscapes full of vivid horizons where sky meets land.
The Martin Museum of Art will host a reception on Thursday, August 22, from 5:30 to 7pm. Light refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public.
The Martin Museum of Art is located in the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center on the Baylor University campus. Admission and events are free and open to the public. Museum hours are Tuesday-Friday: 10am-5pm, Saturday: 10am-4pm, and Sunday: 1-4pm. The museum is closed on Mondays, during Baylor University holidays, and between exhibitions.