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December 2017 - December 2018

December 11, 2017

The Lutcher-Stark Lumber Dynasty Exhibition

Now on view
The Long Shadow: The Lutcher-Stark Lumber Dynasty is a new exhibition now on view at the Stark Museum of Art, based on the award-winning book of the same title. Historic photos tell the story of the families’ struggles and success in the piney woods. Land was cheap, but they borrowed money…
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June 2018 - September 2018

June 1, 2018

Portraits from Cowboys of Color: Photographs by Don Russell

June 16 – September 29, 2018
This exhibition highlights the modern African American rodeo cowboy. It features portraits of contemporary cowboys and cowgirls who ride and rope in Cowboys of Color rodeos. The works reveal a tradition of black cowboy culture often overlooked in western history and art. Portraits from Cowboys of Color: Photographs…
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June 16, 2018

Cowboy Legends and Life

June 16 – September 29, 2018
The Cowboy is an icon for America. This exhibition explores the imagery of the cowboy and cowgirl in American Western art. It will present both the idealization and the working life of men and women of the West. Paintings, sculptures, drawings, rare books and photographs are from…
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September 2018

September 29, 2018

Saturday Adventure Series: Mother Nature’s Collection

September 29, 2018 (10:00 - 11:00am)
Do you have a collection? Shangri La Gardens sure does! Join us for a naturalist-guided ‘collection hunt’ to see what cool and unique things can be found and collected in Mother Nature. Bring the whole family! Every Saturday from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center will…
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October 2018

October 4, 2018

The Choir of Man

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 7:30pm
THE CHOIR OF MAN is the runway hit of the Edinburgh Fringe 2017 from the creative minds of Nic Doodson and Andrew Kay – the team behind The Magnets! and the Soweto Gospel Choir. This show is 60 minutes of unadulterated entertainment that combines high energy dance, live music…
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October 5, 2018

SMA Playdate: Let’s Draw!

Friday, October 5, 2018 (10 - 11am)
Get ready to draw with unique materials!   Get ready to draw with unique materials at SMA Playdate on Friday, October 5 from 10 am – 11 am! Little artists will enjoy visiting the gallery for a special story and playtime before creating their own masterpiece in our studio. Make plans to…
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October 6, 2018

Saturday Adventure Series: The Power of the Sun

Saturday, October 6, 2018 – 10:00am
Did you know…the scorching days of Texas summers can be blamed on a 4.5 billion year old star?! Join us for this family friendly program to learn how plants and animals harness the power of the sun. We will experiment with solar print paper and even ‘make and take’ your…
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October 10, 2018

9th Annual Scarecrow Festival

Oct. 10 - Nov. 3, 2018 (9am - 5pm)
Shangri La Garden’s 9th Annual Scarecrow Festival is back and more festive than ever! This year’s festival takes place from October 10 through November 3, 2018 and features dozens of unique scarecrow designs, fall flowering displays, thousands of pumpkins, and autumn decorations displayed throughout Shangri La Gardens. Created by talented people…
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October 13, 2018

Saturday Adventure Series: Come Leaf Your Mark!

Saturday, October 13, 2018 – 10:00am
Join us to stroll along the back roads of Shangri La in search of the perfect leaf. During this family friendly program we will use the leaves we collect mixed with a dash of creativeness to create our own unique ‘make and take’ greeting cards! Every Saturday from 10:00 to 11:00…
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Adult Studio Workshop – Introduction to Raku Glazing and Firing

Saturday, October 13, 2018 (10:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Discover the fun of art-making Introduction to Raku Glazing and Firing!   Discover the exciting and fun process of raku firing. Particpants will glaze ceramic vessels and will observe their pottery being heated to a high temperature and then removed from the kiln and placed into a container with combustible materials and covered.…
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