The Collector’s Eye: American and European Art from the McClung Museum

June 14, 2014–August 24, 2014

Georges Charpentier Sailboats

Georges Charpentier (19th/20th century), La Rochelle, 1914, Oil on canvas, The Max. B. and Lalla B. Arnstein Collection,1962.20.16.

Like many university museums, the McClung Museum has been gifted a wide variety of art since it opened its doors fifty years ago. From Matisse to East Tennensee artists, and from nineteenth century society portraits to twentieth century abstract art, these approximately 50 paintings, sculptures, and works on paper reflect collector’s tastes, and how history has shaped culture and art over time.

Exhibit Related Programming

Family Fun Days

Sunday Gallery Tours of Exhibit

Talking Pictures–Lunchtime Art Film Shorts

Stroller Tours

Exhibit Lecture