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May
28
2020
Art Lesson: Storytelling Through Art
Meet an Artist in our Collection: Romare Bearden, American Artist (1911-1988) Learn about one of the artists whose work is a part of the Martin Museum of Art’s collection, and about the technique - collage. Create a collage based around a personal experience and utilize the artwork as the inspiration for a creative writing piece.
Apr
21
2020
Art Lesson: Exploring Fiber Art (Decorative Vase)

Make a decorative vase or desk holder using colored yarn or string as the primary creative material.

Fiber art is a unique art form involving the use of fibers and material. It can involve the use of sewing, weaving, stitch work along with other techniques. Wikipedia gives the simplest definition: “a style of art which uses textiles such fabric, yarn and natural and synthetic fibers. It focuses on the materials and the manual labor involved as part of its significance."

Apr
17
2020
Art Lesson: Fun with Shapes (Geometry in Art)
Learn to make geometric stamps from materials around the home. Then create a print with your stamps. Discover what happens when you layer on top of dried ink/paint and compare with what happens when you layer on top of another wet layer.
Apr
25
2019
April 25-May 1, 2019
Martin Museum of Art
Apr
11
2019
April 11, 2019
Reception begins 5:30 p.m.
Artist talks begin 6:00 p.m.
Martin Museum of Art
Mar
28
2019
March 28- April 18, 2019
Martin Museum of Art
Mar
28
2019
March 28, 2019 5:30 p.m.
Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center
Martin Museum of Art
Mar
28
2019
March 28- June 2, 2019
Martin Museum of Art
Mar
25
2019
March 25, 2019 5:30 p.m.
Martin Museum of Art
Mar
19
2019
March 19, 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
March 20, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Mar
8
2019
The Neoclassical Gaze Exhibition Closes
March 8, 2019 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Mar
6
2019
Curator Talks: Getting to the Bottom of (Neo)Classicism
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Refreshments available at 5:30 p.m.
Lectures begin at 6:00 p.m.
Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center, Allbritton Lecture Hall, Room 149
Feb
23
2019
Tuesday, April 23 9a.m.- 4p.m.
Students must pick up all artwork included in the Baylor Art Student Exhibition from the museum by 4 p.m. April 23.
Oct
20
2016
The Martin Museum of Art with Baylor Art Department Photography is excited to offer the Dia de los Muertos Photogram Free Walk-up Workshop on Thursday, October 27.
May
2
2016
The Martin Museum of Art at Baylor University will feature an exhibition of works by master artists from the museum’s Permanent Collection from May 17 to July 24. Recent acquisitions will be on display. The exhibition ranges from old masters to celebrated contemporary artists. Featured artists include George Inness, William Hogarth, Nicolai Fechin, Charles Umlauf, Joan Miró, Alexander Calder, and Romare Bearden.
Mar
23
2016
By Jacquelyn Kellar

The Martin Museum of Art is displaying the work of art students completed within the past year. The show opened at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday with a reception in the Martin Museum, and it will run through April 17. Guest juror Clint Willour, curator of the Galveston Art Center, presented awards and monetary prizes to the selected students.
Mar
21
2016
Baylor University’s Martin Museum of Art will host the annual juried Baylor Art Student Exhibition, opening with a reception and presentation of awards at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, in the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center. The exhibition will run through April 17, 2016.
Mar
1
2016
The Martin Museum of Art at Baylor University will feature the annual Baylor Art Student Exhibition opening at 5:30pm on Tuesday, March 22, and running through April 17, 2016. Clint Willour, curator at the Galveston Art Center, is the guest juror and will present awards to the students at the opening reception on March 22.
Feb
4
2016
Come and see the original works of Baylor professors at the Biennial Baylor Department of Art Faculty Exhibition. The exhibit will be in the Martin Museum of Art at the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center on Baylor campus until February 28. Admission and events are free and open to the public.
Jan
21
2016
By Helena Hunt

Baylor faculty engage in work that goes far beyond what their students witness in the classroom. Research, visiting lectures and writing all form a significant part of the professor’s working life. For professors in the department of art, their work extends into the creative realm as well. They don’t just teach; they do.
Jan
21
2016
By Kendall Baer

Four art historians discussed art from various periods of time to students and faculty gathered at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center lecture hall.

“This was a great opportunity to see what my future professors do outside of the classroom,” said Greenville junior Austin McCroskie.

Of the four professors, each chose a topic of his or her interest and gave a lecture over that specific subject.
Jan
19
2016
Baylor art professors will have their work showcased in an exhibition from Thursday, Jan. 21 to Sunday, Feb. 28 in the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center.
Jan
5
2016
The Martin Museum of Art at Baylor University will feature the biennial Baylor Department of Art Faculty Exhibition from January 21 through February 28, 2016. Baylor Art History Faculty Lectures will be on Thursday, January 21, at 4:30 pm, and a reception for the Faculty Exhibition will follow from 5:30-7 pm.
Nov
17
2015
The Martin Museum of Art will present an exhibition of BFA student work from November 19 through November 24.

Baylor Department of Art and the Martin Museum of Art would like to congratulate the graduating BFA students: Sofia Carrillo, Allie Lovell, and Caroline Layne for the Fall 2015 BFA Exhibition.
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