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Ancient Mosasaur Discovery Has Us Wondering Where Texas Ranks for Fossils

Ancient Mosasaur Discovery Has Us Wondering Where Texas Ranks for Fossils

…rock.” Matthew Brown, director of the Texas Vertebrate Paleontology Collections at the University of Texas, explains that “an enormous amount…

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

…a place that always feels like a piece of home. The newly expanded Wittliff Collections has reopened following a year…

Wittliff Collections: Exploring the Galleries

Wittliff Collections: Exploring the Galleries

…Kevin Stillman) To fully appreciate the diverse offerings of The Wittliff Collections, visitors first need to know that the handsome,…

Surprising Salado

Surprising Salado

collections of artists and galleries in the state,” he said. “Many of the artists who live here-and there are a…

Buy a Piece of the Grove

Buy a Piece of the Grove

…nonprofit PolkaWorks.org. “He really brought vitality to the community, and his collections are so visually rich that students and young…

San Antonio Artist Captures Latino Community in Public Artworks

San Antonio Artist Captures Latino Community in Public Artworks

…still lives. Many of those works are held in private collections and museums, like the San Antonio Museum of Art…

Barbara Jordan Remembered

Barbara Jordan Remembered

…papers in the Congresswoman Barbara Jordan Archives at the Department of Special Collections in the Robert James Terry Library on…

Four for Fall: 2010

Four for Fall: 2010

…perfect fall palette. The color and intensity of our fall displays depend on various conditions, says Joe Marcus, collections manager…

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

…Worthians is the fact that the largest collections of work by the renowned Western artists, such as Remington and Russell,…

Where Independence Was Won

Where Independence Was Won

…other visitors are mainly interested in architecture.” The San Jacinto Museum of History’s collections span more than 400 years of…

Bayou Bend Deck the Halls

Bayou Bend Deck the Halls

…donated Bayou Bend, along with its collections of American art and antiques, to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. The…

Museum Masterpieces: Must-see picks

Museum Masterpieces: Must-see picks

…museum collections worldwide.” —Graziella Marchicelli, Executive Director/Chief Curator, Amarillo Museum of Art   The Chinati Foundation, Marfa Monument to the…

Track to the Future: Train Museums

Track to the Future: Train Museums

…ironwork), and collections of china settings, advertisements, and memorabilia from the long-gone Harvey House. The museum also shines a light…

Hiding in Plain Sight: Houston’s Menil Collection

Hiding in Plain Sight: Houston’s Menil Collection

…houses collections of classical, medieval, Byzantine, African, Northwest Coast, surrealistic, and contemporary art. The museum’s curators mount exhibitions from approximately…

Revisiting a Texas Treasure

Revisiting a Texas Treasure

…a really big step for us,” says Institute Executive Director Tim Gette. “It gives us access to the Smithsonian’s collections,…

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