Category: News

First Day of Fall!

Today, we mark the Autumn Equinox with the photograph Red Building in Forest, Hale County, Alabama, by artist William Christenberry…

Happy Birthday to Artist Brian Rutenberg!

Born and raised in low-country South Carolina, Brian Rutenberg received his BFA from the College of Charleston and his MFA…

SPOT On

You’re SPOT ON It’s International DOT Day! We have LOTS of pieces on display containing dots—like these two works in…

Reaching OUT

Since the pandemic hit, the Morris Museum, like all museums and nonprofits, has had to reimagine our in-house and outreach…

In Memoriam: Frank Wright

Renowned artist and educator Frank Wright, 87, died peacefully of natural causes at his home in Washington, D.C. on August…

National Dog Day!

Today is National Dog Day— a day to laud + pamper our loyal four-legged companions. To mark this day, we…

From Brayer to Brush: Hand-Colored Relief Prints by Jim Sherraden

 Since 1977, artist Jim Sherraden has resided in Tennessee, where he managed Nashville’s Hatch Show Print from1984 until 2017. He…

The King

Elvis Aaron Presley, crowned the King of Rock & Roll, left us on August 16, 1977. We’re honoring the legendary…

Membership Benefit: Tour Artists Studios

At the Morris Museum of Art we strive to bring entertaining and enriching content to the public– especially to the…

The Morris Museum Releases New Book on the Art of Richard J. Olsen  

The Morris Museum of Art announces the publication of Art as Experience: Richard James Olsen and the Vietnam War, the record of…