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

2019-2020 Exhibition ScheduleAllison Grant's archival inkjet print, "Holding Dead Flowers."

SEP 5 – OCT 11, 2019
Department of Art and Art History 2019 Faculty Biennial Exhibition
SEP 5  Opening reception, 5-7 pm

OCT 24 – DEC 12, 2019
William Paul Thomas: Breathin’ Different
OCT 24  Opening reception, 5-7 pm

JAN 9 – FEB 14, 2020
Cultural Collateral: Selections from the Permanent CollectionBryce Speed's oil and acrylic painting, "The Garden"
JAN 9  Opening reception, 5-7 pm

FEB 27 – APR 10, 2020
Renée Stout: In the Parallel Universe, Part 3
FEB 27 Opening reception, 5-7 pm

APR 16 – MAY 14, 2020
Nasrin Iravani: Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition
APR 16 Opening reception, 5-7 pm

All Past Exhibitions

SMGA Press Releases and NewsNasrin Iravani, "fecundity" ceramics work.

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.

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  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. 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