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Portraiture in Perspective: Works from the Permanent Collections

Forsyth Galleries, 2nd Floor of the MSC, TAMU, College Station
The Forsyth Galleries at Texas A&M University are proud to introduce their newest exhibition Portraiture in Perspective: Works from the Permanent Collections, opening October 17. This exhibit will feature pieces from the University Art Galleries and the Bill and Irma Runyon Art Collection, including many examples of portraiture in several media, from glass to oil on canvas to photography.



Portraiture in Perspective: Works from the Permanent Collections will explore themes including status and symbolism, and features pieces by American artists including Mary Cassat, Frederic Remington, and Peggy Bacon, as well as international artists such as George Woodall, Kitagawa Utamaro, and Rembrandt van Rijn. In addition to the important collection of American paintings, the Runyon Collection contains one of the world’s leading collections of English Cameo Glass, Tiffany and Steuben Glass as well as other 19th and early 20th century art glass.



In conjunction with this exhibit, the Forsyth Galleries will be offering several similarly themed workshops throughout the duration of this exhibit. These include: the Spooky Collage Portraits Family Workshop on Sunday, Oct. 19 from 2-3pm; the Inkjet Portrait Adult Workshop on Thursday, Oct. 30 from 6-8pm; the Night of Portraits Adult Workshop on Thursday, Nov. 6 from 5:30-7:30pm; the Charcoal Portraits on Paper Family Workshop on Sunday, Nov. 16 from 2-3pm; and the Alcohol Inks on Glass Adult Workshop on Thursday, Dec. 4 from 6-8pm. Please visit http://uart.tamu.edu/forsyth-events for more information and to register for these workshops.



The Forsyth Galleries are located on the second floor of the Memorial Student Center on the Texas A&M University campus. Gallery hours are Tues. - Fri. 9am - 8pm; Sat. & Sun. 12 - 6pm. Admission is free. For more information about this exhibition and others at the Stark Galleries, please call (979)-845-9251 or visit our web site at forsyth.tamu.edu.

Amanda Dyer, 979.845.8501, adyer@uart.tamu.edu


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