Current Exhibitions
Water Works: Recent Paintings by Lillie Morris
November 12, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Lillie Morris, a native of Augusta, is well known for her acrylic paintings, collages, and mixed-media works. She specializes in…

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Current Calendar
Adopt ART!
November 17, 2020 - December 31, 2022

Adopt a work of art from the Morris Museum of Art’s permanent collection! Whether it’s a gift for yourself, a…

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Current Exhibitions
Messages from Home: The Art of Leo Twiggs
December 5, 2020 - March 14, 2021

Now eighty-six, Dr. Leo Twiggs, regarded for many years as one of South Carolina’s most important artists, is a native…

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Upcoming Exhibitions
Will Henry Stevens
January 24 - July 3

An American original, Will Henry Stevens (1881–1949) was a modernist painter and naturalist who was as inspired by the writings…

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Upcoming Exhibitions
Jonathan Green: Selections from the Permanent Collection
February 4 - May 2

Born and raised in the South Carolina low country, Jonathan Green graduated from the School of the Art Institute of…

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The Morris Museum

Located on the Riverwalk in historic downtown Augusta, the Morris Museum of Art, the oldest museum in the country that is specifically devoted to the art and artists of the American South, is noted for its multifaceted permanent collection of 5,000 works of art and a rich variety of continually changing special exhibitions and public programs. The Morris is dedicated to the continued interpretation of the culture of the South in all its forms.


Color! Color! Color!

We produced this short film, “Motivated by Color: The Life & Art of Philip Morsberger” in 2015. It was both…

Philip Morsberger (1933-2021)

With the death of Philip Morsberger on Sunday, January 3, 2021, of complications due to COVID, “Augusta and America have…

Remembering Artist Philip Morsberger

The world lost a great artist with the death of Philip Morsberger on Sunday, January 3, 2021, of complications due…

Music at the Morris: The Crescent Brass

Enjoy a selection of Holiday classic tunes from the Crescent Brass band!

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