Owensboro Museum of Fine Art expands and enhances the cultural environment of the region through a permanent collection of American, European and Asian fine and decorative arts dating from the 15th century to the present. Major traveling exhibitions; visual and performing arts; interpretive events and educational programs for children and adults occur throughout the year.
A Regional Competition
Purchase and Merit Awards
Saturday, March 8, 2013
November 23 to April 25
A Private Patron of
Native American Art
DANCERS (THE RED STAR BROTHERS), oil on canvas, 1990, Kevin Red Star (b. 1943), Crow, Roberts, Montana
A major exhibition featuring the works of internationally recognized Montana painter Kevin Red Star and 18 of his peers, includes more than 100 paintings and sculpture celebrating the contributions of 20th century Native American artists to this country's cultural history.
A public opening Sunday, November 24 at 2:00 p.m. will feature gallery talks by Red Star and collector Alex Windsor Betts, Windsor Betts Brockerage House, Santa Fe, NM.
Contributions from Friends of the Foundation support education programs for area schools, special entertainment events for families, exhibitions, preservation of the art collection and the historic facility, and help keep the museum open and free to the public six days a week.
Friends of the Foundation receive discounts on museum activities, classes and Gift Shoppe purchases, as well as invitations to gala previews and special events.