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Tyler Museum of Art

The Tyler Museum of Art’s growing permanent collection features over 600 works including paintings, prints, photographs, and sculpture by artists such as James Surls, Vernon Fisher, Alexander Calder, Terry Allen, and Charles Umlauf. Since its inception, the museum has concentrated on exhibitions of 19th and 20th century art while gaining recognition for its particular emphasis on the work of emerging contemporary artists from Texas and surrounding states.

Tyler Museum of Art Projects

Into the Wild: Animal Art from the Caldwell Zoo
Into the Wild: Animal Art from the Caldwell Zoo

The Tyler Museum of Art (TMA), in continuation of its implementation of the Digital Education Project for Texas Museums, created a Pachyderm presentation about pachyderms. Last summer, the museum organized an exhibition called Into the Wild: Animal Art from the Caldwell Zoo that featured works of art by elephants and rhinoceros. Created in partnership with […]


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Selected Works from the Laura and Dan Boeckman Collection of Mexican & Latin American Folk Art
Selected Works from the Laura and Dan Boeckman Collection of Mexican & Latin American Folk Art

Selected Works from the Laura and Dan Boeckman Collection of Mexican and Latin American Folk Art is a vibrant exhibition of contemporary folk art featuring works in a variety of mediums, including ceramics, textiles and wood carvings. The exuberant objects are ideal for display in a digital format. The consulting curator of the exhibition, Stephen […]


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Texas in My Soul: A.C. Cook and the Hock Shop Collection
Texas in My Soul: A.C. Cook and the Hock Shop Collection

The Tyler Museum of Art (TMA) chose for its 2008-2009 project an exploration of early Texas art, focusing specifically on A.C. “Ace” Cook and the Hock Shop collection. This outstanding collection of early Texas art was formed by collector Ace Cook of Fort Worth, Texas, beginning nearly twenty years ago after his chance discovery of […]


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Video for Social Media
Video for Social Media

In 2010, the Tyler Museum of Art launched a new website and established a new presence online via social media outlets including Facebook and Twitter. A major part of their vision for the future of both the website and our social media presence is original video, produced entirely by the TMA. By purchasing two Flip […]


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