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Hallie Ford Museum of Art: April exhibitions and events

Current Exhibitions

Constance Fowler: Tradition and Transition Fowler
May 11-July 21
Study Gallery and Print Study Center Full DescriptionImage Gallery  | Lecture

Holly Andres: The Homecoming
June 1-August 4
Melvin Henderson-Rubio Gallery Full DescriptionImage GalleryLecture  |  Oregon Art Beat Interview

On Demand  On Demand
May 21 - August 4
Full DescriptionImage Gallery
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Summer Events and Activities at the Museum

May 28 - September 1
Free Admission for Active Military Personnel and their Families 
The Hallie Ford Museum of Art is pleased to participate in the "Blue Star Program" which offers free admission to all active military personnel and their families throughout the summer. Our participation in the Blue Star Museums Program provides a great opportunity to recognize and thank our military families for all they are doing for our country,” said Director John Olbrantz.
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Sunday, June 9
Lecture: "Constance Fowler: The Oregon Scene and American Modern Art
2 - 3 p.m.
Roger Hull Lecture Hall, Hallie Ford Museum of Art
Roger Hull will discuss Fowler's 1930s Oregon scene paintings and prints and her evolving approach to artmaking as she responded to American modern art in the second half of the twentieth century.
Free and open to the public.
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Tuesday, June 11
Gallery Talk: Highlights of the Permanent Collection
12:30 p.m.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art Get to know your Museum better! Join docent Penny Unverzagt for a tour of highlights from the permanent collection. Visit old favorites and discover new ones!
Free and open to the public.

Sunday, June 23
An Afternoon Tea Honoring Norma Heyser and Her Life in the Arts
2 - 5 p.m
Roger Hull Lecture Hall, Hallie Ford Museum of Art
Please join us to meet Norma Heyser, watch a video of her illustrated talk about her life as an artist and gallerist in Oregon, and view her award-winning painting from the Oregon Centennial Exposition and Trade Fair of 1959 (on loan from a private collection). There will be a video screening at 2 p.m. followed by refreshments in the Maribeth Collins Lobby at 3 p.m.
Free and open to the public.

Tuesday, July 9
Gallery Talk: Highlights of the Permanent Collection Heyser painting
12:30 p.m.
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
Get to know your Museum better! Join docent Gary Brown for a tour of highlights from the permanent collection. Visit old favorites and discover new ones!
Free and open to the public.

Call for Blankets: Your Blanket is Invited to Become Part of a Marie Watt Sculpture
The Hallie Ford Museum of Art and artist Marie Watt invite you to donate a blanket and share its blanket story.
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New Publications

ABC: An Alphabet Book from the Hallie Ford Museum of Art ABC book

Art lovers of all ages will take a journey when they open this new ABC book featuring works from the Hallie Ford Museum of Art collections. Proceeds from the sale of this book support educational programming at the museum. Edited by Elizabeth Garrison, the Cameron Paulin Curator of Education.
Price: $7.95
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Exhibition Brochure: Constance Fowler: Tradition and Transition

This full color 15 page brochure by Professor Emeritus and Senior Faculty Curator Roger Hull, explores the life and art of Fowler and is available at the museum.