Tuesday, May 20, 2008

Stark Museum of Art in Orange,Texas

I always like going to museum when I'm growing up I joined trips to see different museum in different cities. Even it's far from our place as long i know It will be great to see it. I like my kids to experiences to see museum too.One caught my eyes is Stark Museum of Art. And it's located in the city of Orange, Texas.
This two-story building houses an extensive collection of American Western art and artifacts.

The Stark Museum of Art houses one of the nation’s most significant collections of American Western art. They different collections including Western Art, American Indian Art, Decorative Arts, and Rare Books and Manuscripts.

The Stark Museum of Art presents special changing exhibitions to explore themes in greater depth or with new approaches. Special exhibitions offer an opportunity to view an individual artist’s art in concentration or to delve into a topic. The Museum provides educational resources for the general public and for students, teachers, and researchers. To increase enjoyment and appreciation of the arts, the Museum uses the collections and exhibitions for object-based learning experiences.With Free Admission you can have a great experience that you can share with your family and friends. They have guided tour for groups just call for appointment.

The Museum Store furthers the Museum’s educational outreach goals by offering products related to the exhibitions on view. Items in the Museum Store include books by and about artists represented in the museum as well as posters, magnets, catalogues, note cards, and limited-edition gifts that coincide with special exhibitions. So we can all a souvenirs on on this great place.

The Stark Museum have connection to The Stark Foundation. The mission of the Stark Foundation is to improve the quality of life in Southeast Texas by encouraging, promoting and assisting education, the arts, and health and human services.

You can get more information on Stark Museum of Art by visiting their website. And also explore City of Orange,Texas a small town with a world class culture and has a lot to offer!