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Gifts & Grants

Crossing Cultures: The Owen and Wagner Collection of Contemporary Aboriginal Australian Art at the Hood Museum of Art

Hood Quarterly, autumn 2012
Stephen Gilchrist, Curator of Indigenous Australian Art

Recent Acquisitions: Recent Group Gifts to the Collection

Recent Acquisitions: Bequest of Work by Karoo Ashevak

Embracing Elegance, 1885–1920: American Art from the Huber Family Collection

Hood Quarterly, spring/summer 2011
Barbara J. MacAdam,  Jonathan L. Cohen Curator of American Art

Native American Ledger Drawings from the Hood Museum of Art: The Mark Lansburgh Collection

Hood Quarterly, autumn/winter 2010-11
25th Anniversary Issue
Joe Horse Capture, Associate Curator of Native American Art, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, and guest curator of the exhibition

Recent Acquisitions: Frans Hals, Portrait of a Man, 1640s

Hood Quarterly, spring/summer 2010

Frans Hals, an early-seventeenth-century Dutch painter, specialized in portraiture; his great success in Haarlem brought him many commissions. He was renowned for his portrayals of prominent civic groups and wealthy individuals.

Recent Acquisitions: Thomas Eakins, Ecorché: Relief of a Horse (Josephine), 1882/1979

Recent Acquisitions: Allan Houser, Taza, 1991

Recent Acquisitions: A Gift of Nine Works by Ben Frank Moss

Membership Matters: The Grand Tour

Hood Quarterly, spring/summer 2009

On November 8, 2008, the Hood Museum of Art hosted One Night in November: The Grand Tour, the museum’s first major fundraising event, to provide vital support to the Hood’s collections and public programs. Over one hundred members of the museum and special guests attended in full evening attire and enjoyed champagne and hors d’oeuvres, art adventures, and a lively auction, followed by dinner and dancing as well as a few surprises.


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