Disney & Animation
March 23 – May 26, 2017
The Jesuit Dallas Museum is pleased to present Disney & Animation on view from March 23 to May 26, 2017 in the Historical Library. Opening reception: Thursday, March 23, 2017, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. The exhibition includes, drawings, artwork and original cells, from such classic Disney animated films as Pinocchio, Peter Pan, Fantasia, Sleeping Beauty and Snow White. All works included in the exhibition are on loan from a private collector.
WPA Artists in the Jesuit Dallas Museum Collection
November 11, 2016 – May 26, 2017
To liaison with the Fine Arts Department and Jesuit’s production of the play The Grapes of Wrath, the JDM created the exhibition, WPA Artists in the Jesuit Dallas Museum Collection. Artists from the collection that participated in the WPA, Federal Art Project (1935 – 43) of the WPA (Works Progress Administration) were, Will Barnet, Herbert Bayer, Riva Helfond, Chet LaMore, Russell Limbach, and Beatrice Mandelman.
The Builders, The Great Human Race, John L. Doyle, (1939 – 2010)
3rd Floor, Terry Center
The purpose of The Builders is to show how man’s ideas and concepts relate to the structures of The Great Human Race and his reflects his fascination with the human condition. The artist described himself as an “image maker,” a person devoted to producing visual conceptions. Many of his works have a historical or architectural perspective that derives from careful observation and research.