2013 News




Museum's Charles Heaney artworks on loan to the Gordon House Senior Faculty Curator Roger Hull lends hand with exhibition.

10-17-2013

New efforts preserve the museum's Native American basket collection 350 Native American baskets get pampered.

10-17-2013

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art A new exhibition, artwork, special events and more.

10-17-2013

Grant brings new artworks by Native Americans to the Hallie Ford Museum of Art A National Endowment for the Arts Grant brings the work of Feddersen, Watt and Kenta to the museum.

10-17-2013

Families are invited to dig into the ancient and modern past Oct. 12-13 It is your weekend to indulge your inner Indiana Jones.

09-26-2013

Film series reflects Agatha Christie’s ties to the Near East Join us for this four part film series featuring David Suchet as Agatha Christie's famous character Hercule Poirot.

09-25-2013

Lecture explores the art of the ancient Sumerian temple Learn more about how votive sculptures, plaques, and other items found in Sumerian temples reflect the mythology and religious beliefs of these ancient people.

09-17-2013

Hallie Ford Museum of Art receives major gift of Chinese art The Arthur M.Sackler Foundation in New York gifts 11 superb examples of Chinese art to the museum

09-16-2013


Best-selling author Brian Fagan to lecture at Willamette University Join us for a lecture with New York Times best-selling author Brian Fagan.

09-02-2013

Three New Exhibitions Opening in August With the new rates, youth (0-17) receive free admission.

08-09-2013

New Energy Efficient Lights Illuminate the Galleries Investment in new lighting technology saves energy and improves visitor experience

08-09-2013

New Fee Structure at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art With the new rates, youth (0-17) receive free admission.

08-09-2013



Blue Star Museums Hallie Ford Museum of Art offers free admission to military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2013.

05-21-2013

Register now for Art Blast! Summer printmaking workshop on June 26-28 for children ages 7-10.

04-29-2013

Art Conservation Demonstration with Tom Fuller Find out more about art conservation with Tom Fuller as he works with our Native American collection.

04-28-2013

NEA Grant The Hallie Ford Museum of Art at Willamette University has been awarded a $30,000 National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Art Works grant to support its forthcoming exhibition "Breath of Heaven, Breath of Earth: Ancient Near Eastern Art from American Collections."

04-23-2013

Vote For Art Via Facebook Vote for art via Facebook. Winning artworks will be displayed in the "On Demand" exhibition.

04-23-2013

International Museum Day Hallie Ford Museum of Art have free admission on May 18 in honor of International Museum Day.

04-18-2013


Support the Marion-Polk Food Share and Receive Free Admission Bring two cans or packages of food and receive one free admission to the museum.

03-08-2013

Call for Blankets: Your Blanket is Invited to Become Part of a Marie Watt Sculpture The Hallie Ford Museum of Art at Willamette University and artist Marie Watt invite you to donate a blanket (wool or other natural fibers only) and share its blanket story.

03-08-2013

Call for Blankets: Your Blanket is Invited to Become Part of a Marie Watt Sculpture The Hallie Ford Museum of Art at Willamette University and artist Marie Watt invite you to donate a blanket (wool or other natural fibers only) and share its blanket story.

03-08-2013

The Hunt is On at the Museum Families are invited to join us for spring break fun and a prize with our new Family Guide.

03-08-2013

Museum Lobby Named in Honor of Museum Benefactor Maribeth Collins A new name for the HFMA lobby honors the generosity of benefactor Maribeth Collins.

03-06-2013