Sarah Moody Gallery of Art

Home of UA's Permanent Collection

103 Garland Hall
Box 870270
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0270


(205) 348-1891


(205) 348-0287


William T. Dooley


About Sarah Moody Gallery of Art

2018-2019 Exhibition Schedule Jerry Uelsmann, “The Somnambulist's Dream,” 2014, gelatin silver print, 30 x 24 inches

AUG 23 – SEP 28, 2018
Com-bine – Selections from the Permanent Collection
Reception Thursday, September 6, 5-7 pm

OCT 11 – NOV 16, 2018
Pattern Thinking: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Collection of Tom and Cynthia Schneider

NOV 29, 2018 – JAN 11, 2019
Alice Hohenberg Federico: The Liberation of Clay
Installation images (PDF)
Exhibition catalog

JAN 24 – MAR 8, 2019
Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu 

MAR 21 – MAY 3, 2019
Confluence by Jerry Uelsmann
MAR 21 Opening reception, 5-7 pmInstallation view, "Com-bine – Selections from the Permanent Collection," AUG 23-SEP 28, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, UA

All Past Exhibitions

SMGA Press Releases and News

The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art at The University of Alabama presents a year-round schedule of changing exhibitions devoted to contemporary art, including works from the Permanent Collection. The gallery, located in Garland Hall, provides artistic and cultural enrichment for the university and West Alabama communities and is committed to representing a diverse range of artistic practices primarily through exhibition and lectureship. More about the SMGA’s mission here.

Robert Rauschenberg, "Shell, SMGA Permanent Collection Jennifer Bartlett, "Boat," SMGA Permanent Collection Jim Neel, "Syrian Fragment," 2015 Mel Kendrick, cast paper.

Joyce J. Scott, "Look Mom, A Doctor!", 2008; AUG 27-OCT 16 Joyce J. Scott: Truths and Visions at Sarah Moody Gallery of Art Russ Warren, "Night Fishing at Moms’", 2014, OCT 29-DEC 4 Russ Warren: Works 1971 – 2015 at Sarah Moody Gallery of Art Jim Dine, "Behind the Thicket," 1993, MAR 10-APR 10 Selections from the Permanent Collection (2016) Astri Snodgrass, "Spilling light, spilling air," 30 x 22 inches, watercolor on embossed paper

About the SMGA

SMGA past exhibitions: photos on Flickr

Funding support for the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art comes from the Department of Art and Art History and the College of Arts and Sciences. Admission to the gallery is free. Hours are Monday through Friday 9:00 – 4:30 p.m., Thursday evenings: 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. The gallery is located at 103 Garland Hall in the heart of the UA campus on Woods Quad. Information about visitor parking is available here: Parking is free on campus in a legal space after business hours. Contact the gallery at (205) 348-1891 or go to