Bradley Sumrall, Curator of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art Collection, wishes John Alexander a Happy Birthday! John’s work, a contemporary embodiment of the natural South, has been widely exhibited across the U.S. and has been added to the permanent collections of many museums including the O’s! Recently, at the 2018 O What a Night!… Read More about Happy Birthday John Alexander Today We Celebrate You!
Last night’s O-riginal Art Activity focused on elements of storytelling and narrative in photography. Create a narrative collage about the characters in the Nancy Newberry’s photographs. Fine Art and Editorial photographer Nancy Newberry is interested in the strange rituals of everyday life. Known for her photographs of people, her work investigates the interplay between individuality,… Read More about O-riginal Art Activities: Narrative Collage Inspired by Nancy Newberry
Dubbed “the Met Ball of the South,” the Ogden Museum of Southern Art’s annual O What a Night! Gala is an unparalleled celebration of Southern art, culture and cuisine. Held at the Ogden Museum on Oct 20, 2018 from 6 – 11 p.m., this glamorous black-tie event is one of the premier events in the… Read More about Who’s Who at O What a Night! Join us in Celebrating the South this Saturday
This week’s O-riginal Art Activity explores identity in America through portraiture. Experiment with symmetry and complete the portrait. Jared Soares photographs community and identity in America. In his portrait series he explores the lives of hip hop artists trying to make it big while living in a small town. When not making photographs, Soares can… Read More about O-riginal Art Activities: Symmetry in Portraiture Inspired by Jared Soares
The O What a Night! Gala is right around the corner, but you don’t have to wait until Oct. 20 to get a sneak peek of the event’s silent and live auction items. You can preview all the items up for bid here. The O What a Night! Gala is the Ogden Museum’s annual… Read More about Preview the O What a Night! Gala Auction Support the South and Add to Your Collection
Now on view at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art through December 10, is the Center for Southern Craft & Design’s 11th annual invitational exhibition, Art of the Cup. Art of the Cup was created in 2008 by Jan Kats, Director Emeritus for the Center of Southern Craft & Design. The current exhibition features 84… Read More about Getting to Know Art of the Cup Artist, Bianka Groves Now on view at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art