SMGA Exhibitions

2021-2022 SMGA Exhibitions

PAST EXHIBITIONS IN THE SARAH MOODY GALLERY OF ART March 31 – May 11, 2022 Exploring Thornton Willis February 3 – March 11, 2022 Faculty Biennial Exhibition View the exhibition on Flickr.com January 4 – 13, 2022  True Likeness View the exhibition on Flickr.com September 3 – October 15, 2021 Chromatic Rhythm — James Little:

SMGA Showcases Works by Acclaimed Alumni Artist

The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art is pleased to present Exploring Thornton Willis, March 31 – May 11, 2022, featuring paintings by the artist from the gallery’s Permanent Collection. A reception will be held Friday, April 1, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. in the gallery. Curated by gallery director and associate professor of art William

UA Faculty Showcase Latest Research in Studio Art

The University of Alabama Department of Art and Art History is proud to present the 2022 Faculty Biennial Exhibition, which opens Thursday, February 3 with an artists’ reception from 4 to 6 p.m. The exhibition will run through March 11. Every two years, UA studio art faculty exhibit their ongoing research in art in a

SMGA Portrait Exhibition Celebrates Human Experience

UPDATE! Due to unexpected repairs, our exhibition True Likeness will close at 12 noon on Thursday, January 13, 2021. We invite you to come soon to see this incredible collection of portraits. Visitors must wear face coverings inside the gallery. The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art is proud to present True Likeness, an exhibition of

Chromatic Rhythm — James Little: Paintings on Paper

The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art is pleased to announce the opening of its first exhibition of the fall semester. Chromatic Rhythm — James Little: Paintings on Paper will run from September 3 through October 15, 2021. The lecture by artist James Little is canceled.  This exhibition features twenty works on paper by New York

Students Creating, Curating Is Focus of SMGA Shows

14 SELECT(IONS), featuring works from the SMGA’s Permanent Collection, is one of two student-focused exhibitions on display in the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art from March 22 to May 7. 14 SELECT(IONS) was curated by 14 graduate students who selected works from the historic collection as part of Craig Wedderspoon’s Graduate Critiques course. The second

Southern Female Roles Subject of MA Thesis Exhibition

The University of Alabama department of art and art history is proud to present the Master of Arts thesis exhibition of Zoe Fitch in the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art. It’s Canning Season will run from March 22 to May 7, 2021. Preview the exhibition on Flickr.com. Using the mediums of painting, clay, collage and

Graduate Students Curate SMGA Permanent Collection Show

The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art and the department of art and art history are pleased to present the student-curated exhibition, 14 SELECT(IONS), from March 22 through May 7, 2021, in the two front rooms of the gallery. Students in Professor Craig Wedderspoon’s ART 525 and 625 Graduate Critiques course – Ryan Ackers, Sarah Dittmann,