Permanent Collection

Cultural Collateral: Selections from the Permanent Collection

Cultural Collateral: Selections from the Permanent Collection January 9 – February 14, 2020 Opening reception, Thursday, January 9, 2020, 5-7 pm Each year the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art produces an exhibition that features selections from its Permanent Collection of contemporary art, a unique and valuable resource to the communities of UA and West Alabama.

Thornton Willis and Vered Lieb Present $985,000 Gift of Art

With his recent gift to the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art’s Permanent Collection, alumnus Thornton Willis’ art has found a home for his artistic legacy to live on through teaching and exhibiting. Willis, considered a second generation abstract expressionist, and his wife, art historian Vered Lieb, gave 27 paintings and two sketchbooks to UA last

SMGA Exhibit Gathers Art from Its Varied Collections

Com-bine – Selections from the Permanent Collection will be in the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art August 23 – September 28, 2018.  The public is invited to a reception Thursday, September 6, 5-7 p.m. Tuscaloosa – At least once a year, the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art features work from its Permanent Collection, a trove of

Annual Permanent Collection Show To Display in Two Venues

The University of Alabama Sarah Moody Gallery of Art is offering a doubleheader for the public, October 12 – November 22, 2017. Contemporary Consolidated: Selections from the Permanent Collection will be installed at two sites: The University of Alabama Art Gallery at the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center in downtown Tuscaloosa and the Sarah Moody

2016-2017 SMGA Exhibitions

MFA Thesis Exhibitions: Kelsey Windham and Celestia Morgan April 21 – May 26, 2017 Mel Kendrick: Woodblocks March 2 – April 12, 2017 Echoes along the Syrian Border: Family Archeology and the Sound of Distant Gunfire: Works by James Emmette Neel January 12-February 17, 2017 Saturated: Selections from the Permanent Collection  November 17 – December 16, 2016

Sarah Moody Gallery of Art Presents Highlights from Permanent Collection

Saturated: Selections from the Permanent Collection November 17 – December 16, 2016 The University of Alabama, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, 103 Garland Hall Reception: Thursday, November 17, 5-7 p.m., Sarah Moody Gallery of Art With an embarrassment of riches, the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art at The University of Alabama presents Saturated: Selections from the

“In This House” Adds Context to a Collection

Exhibition:     In This House: Selections from the Permanent Collection Dates:             March 10 – April 10, 2016 Where:           The University of Alabama, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, 103 Garland Hall Reception:     Thursday, March 10, 6:00-8:00 pm, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art presents the

Art Alumnus Gives Prints to the SMGA Permanent Collection

Bill Hall (BFA 1973) has already made an impression on the SMGA’s Permanent Collection (Loupe Spring 2011). As Master Printer at Pace Prints in New York for almost 30 years, he has had unparalleled access to renowned artists making exquisite work. Over the years, he built a collection that he and his wife have now

Dean Olin Hosts Open House for SMGA Permanent Collection’s New Facilities

In December of 2014, Dean Robert Olin threw a reception and open house for the new curation area for the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art’s Permanent Collection. Olin, Associate Dean Tricia McElroy, Chair Cathy Pagani and Paul R. Jones Collections Manager Emily Bibb were among the visitors guided through a tour by SMGA Director Bill Dooley