2019 Exhibitions

Truth in Architecture: Works by Paul Stevenson Oles FAIA

Oles Drawing WEBOn view April 13 through June 9
Concho Resources Inc. Galleries

Paul Stevenson Oles.
MGF Center Development Proposal/ I.M. Pei & Partners. Tower eye level view, looking southeast. 1982.
Black Prismacolor on Strathmore board. On loan from artist.

Made possible by Rhotenberry Wellen Architects.


Midland native Steve Oles is considered one of the world’s premier architectural illustrators, and prior to his retirement taught architectural drawing at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, the Rhode Island School of Design, Yale University and MIT.


Frank Lloyd Wright: Architecture of the Interior

11 John Nesbitt Sijistan Remodel of Charles Ennis House Dining Area WEBOn view April 13 through June 9
Wagner Galleries

John Nesbitt. “Sijistan” Remodel of Charles Ennis House, Dining Area, Los Angeles, California, 1941.
Photographic Reproduction. Courtesy of The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation Archives
(The Museum of Modern Art | Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University, New York).
Copyright © Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation.

Made possible by Amy & Tim Leach. 
Additional exhibition support provided by Kassen & Christopher Gunderman.


Imprinting the West: Manifest Destiny, Real and Imagined

Hunting of the Grizzly Bear webOn view February 9 through March 17
Concho Resources Inc. Galleries

Karl Bodmer. Hunting the Grizzly Bear, n.d.,
hand-colored engraving. 21 x 25, private collection. Photo: E.G. Schempf.

2019 Exhibition schedule made possible by a generous grant from Rae Charitable Trust. 


Into the Great White Sands: Photographs by Craig Varjabedian

Iodine Bush White Sands Craig Varjabedian 2November 10 - January 27, 2019
Concho Resources Inc. Gallery and Wagner Galleries

Craig Varjabedian
Iodine Bush on Alkali Flats Facing Dune Field, Summer,
White Sands National Monument, New Mexico. 
2015. Photograph.
On loan from the artist

Exhibition made possible by Rea Charitable Trust and Denna & Allen McGuire.


Turner Legacy Galleries

mosw gallery 11 500x334Permanent Exhibition
Turner Mansion

Alysheba Kentucky Derby Trophy
Gold with jade base
Gift of the Scharbauer Family


In Focus: Building the Permanent Collection of the Museum of the Southwest

80.4.1 Scholder My House in Taos 1 640x561 2Permament Exhibition
Turner Mansion

Fritz Scholder
My House in Taos
Acrylic on canvas
Gift of Marshall & Winston, Inc.

Made possible by Claire & Jim Woodcock


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