All that Art, All that Jazz: January/February 2018

The Paul R. Jones Museum presents an exhibition featuring art works from Arcadia Elementary Students and works from the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art. January 10- February 23, First Friday Reception on February 2, from 5:30-7:30pm at the Museum.

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All that Art, All that Jazz: January/February 2018

The Paul R. Jones Museum presents an exhibition featuring art works from Arcadia Elementary Students and works from the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art. January 10- February 23, First Friday Reception on February 2, from 5:30-7:30pm at the Museum.

Eclectic Way

Paul R. Jones Gallery to Show Student-Produced Collection “Eclectic Way” The Paul R. Jones Gallery will open its newest exhibit, “Eclectic Way,” this Friday, Nov. 3. But what’s so “eclectic” about these pieces isn’t the art itself, but the artists— they’re all undergraduate students from the university. The exhibit runs through December 15, and an

Lucid Dreaming: Surrealism and Fantasy in the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art

UA’s Paul R. Jones Gallery Presents Exhibit on Surrealism and Fantasy Over the past five years of curating exhibits for the Paul R. Jones Gallery, collection manager Emily Bibb has always wanted to highlight the collection’s surrealist pieces. Now, she finally gets to explore that phenomenon. The University of Alabama’s Paul R. Jones Gallery will

Collected Memory

    “One of the most common features of contemporary art is the relationship between artists and their memories or nostalgia. This relationship is never quite as complex as it is with artists who make or have made work in the American South, whether it be due to an artist’s race, family history or economic


Perspectives

The exhibit, titled “Perspectives: Individual Explorations of Identity through Image,” runs from May 5 to June 30 and showcases approximately 30 works by African American printmakers, photographers and painters. A reception will be held Friday, May 5 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Both the exhibit and the reception are free and open to the

Freedom?

Freedom? At the Paul R. Jones Gallery of American Art January 23- April 28, 2017 Reception to be held at the gallery, February 3rd, 5-7:30pm. Freedom? is a collaborative curatorial project led by members of UA’s Black Faculty and Staff Association. The group envisioned “Freedom” as a broad theme designed to examine the Paul R. Jones

K-12 Fellowship: October/ November, 2016

Returning for its third year, the Paul R. Jones’ Collection of American Art K-12 Fellowship program, a recipient of a 2015 Center for Community-Based Partnerships Award for Outstanding Community Partner Engagement Effort, will be collaborating with two local schools to bring art and arts education into the classroom, and local students and their artwork to

Hobson City Photo Voice Exhibit 8/23/16 – 9/23/16

“#blackgirls4change: the Hobson City 9, Cultivating Community and Creating Change,” curated by Professor Michelle Bachelor Robinson in collaboration with the Hobson City 9, will be open August 24-September 30 and is free and open to the public. This show is the culminating experience of a community partnership between the historic Black town of Hobson City,


In Miniature: Small Pictures from The Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art

Forget murals and mammoth outdoor sculptures. The new exhibit at The University of Alabama’s Paul R. Jones Gallery in downtown Tuscaloosa is featuring art at the other end of the spectrum—not big paintings, but miniatures.

Lately: Recent Acquisitions from The Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art

A small sampling from more than 400 pieces of art that were recently acquired by The University of Alabama’s College of Arts and Sciences will be displayed at the Paul R. Jones Gallery of Art in downtown Tuscaloosa beginning June 22. The pieces are part of the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art and