past exhibits

MAY 2021

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MEADOWS GALLERY

GO BIG EXHIBIT
All large works.

All mediums.

 

In the gallery:
May 7 - June 5, 2021

 

Private artist reception:

Friday, May 7 from 5 - 7 pm

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KUCERA GALLERY

TAMUCC BFA GRADUATES

Artists:

Skally Benitez
Alejandro Ramirez
Samantha Swenson

In the gallery:
May 7 - June 5, 2021

 

Private artist reception:

Friday, May 7 from 5 - 7 pm

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BAY VIEW GALLERY

ISABELLE LOPEZ KOTARA
& KEVIN KOTARA

A husband & wife duo of large
colorful abstract paintings.

 

In the gallery:
March 17 - July 9, 2021

MARCH/APRIL 2021

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MEADOWS GALLERY

COASTAL BEND
COMMUNITY EXHIBIT

"What have you been up to Coastal Bend Artists?"

All mediums.

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KUCERA GALLERY

E C E L E C T I C

An eclectically curated exhibit
of varying artists.

From abstract to colorful watercolor to sculpture and woodcuts.

Artists: Linda Evans, Cat Huss, Michelle Smythe, Ben Munoz & Rose Steffenson

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BAY VIEW GALLERY

ISABELLE LOPEZ KOTARA
& KEVIN KOTARA

A husband & wife duo of large
colorful abstract paintings.

FEBRUARY 2021

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MEADOWS GALLERY

ALL MEMBERSHIP

2021
All mediums, all members.

Juror: Meg Aubrey,

TAMUCC Assistant Professor of Art

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KUCERA GALLERY

RICHIE VIOS: Odyssey

All Membership Show 2020
BEST OF SHOW Award Winner

Watercolor & Plein Aire.

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LOCKETT GALLERY

KITTY WELSH-DUDICS:

Lily Pads at Giverny

Acrylic & Watercolor.

ALL MEMBERSHIP SHOW 2020 AWARDS

Juror:  Meg Aubrey, Assistant Professor of Art at TAMUCC

 

BEST OF SHOW:

Kate Word, Evolve Triptych

Kate is awarded a solo exhibit alongside next years
All Membership Show!  Congrats Kate!

WORKS ON CANVAS:

1st Place:   Tony Armadillo, Alex alla Frida

2nd Place:  Jeffrey Neel McDaniel, A Stillness at Dawn

3rd Place:   Allison Schuchs, Aztec Princess

Hon Men:   Juan Vela Jr., Complicated Mood Swings

Hon Men:   Linley Rose-Schwakoff, Bob Hall Pier

WORKS ON PAPER:

1st Place:  Cherry Morrill, Waiting for Momma

2nd Place:  Tom Beasley, Guajillo Flat

3rd Place:  Neva Rossi-Smoll, Little Girl with Pigtails

Hon Men:   Dottie Glaze, Ethereal Africa

Hon Men:   Tom Beasley, Elm Reflections

PHOTOGRAPHY:

1st Place:   Patrick O'Brien, Tithonia

2nd Place:  Frank Cornish, Spring Sweet Gun

3rd Place:  Stephen Horner, Two Firs and a Cedar

Hon Men:   Lorenzo Martin, Old St. Mary's Cemetery

Hon Men:   Frank Cornish, Work Day is Done

3D / SCULPTURE:

1st Place:  Rolf Wagner, Egret

2nd Place: Angalynn Bishop, Image of Resilience #1

3rd Place:  Kathleen Mekailek, Heart of Earth

Hon Men:   Kathy Wagner, Corpus Christi Sunset

Hon Men:   Janet Lee, Blooming

MIXED MEDIA:

1st Place:  Kelly Shaub, Let's Pull it Together

2nd Place:  Kelly Schaub, Origin Uncertain

3rd Place:  Victoria Livingston, The Return Journey

Hon Men:  Kimberly Delgado, Field Blossom

DECEMBER 2020 / JANUARY 2021

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MEADOWS GALLERY

CAPRICIOUS
Watercolor & Gouache mediums

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KUCERA GALLERY

STEPHEN FISHER

Photography

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LOCKETT GALLERY

STX TIES ARTIST
COLLECTIVE

Artist Group. Various mediums.

NOVEMBER 2020

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MEADOWS GALLERY

BARRY BROWN
CLAY STUDIO

Members of the Clay Studio

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KUCERA GALLERY

LIZ DUMAS-
MCMULLAN

"Before They're Gone"

Photographs & stories of WWII Veterans

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LOCKETT GALLERY

MEMORIES
ON CANVAS

Alzheimer's Awareness

OCTOBER 2020

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MEADOWS GALLERY

PHOTOGRAPHY
SHOW

Open Call Photography Exhibit

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KUCERA GALLERY

D. CLARKE EVANS
"Before They're Gone"

Photographs & stories of WWII Veterans

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LOCKETT GALLERY

BREAST CANCER
AWARENESS

Student perspectives.

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COURTYARD GALLERY

HEROES OF THE COASTAL BEND
Artistically honoring the heroes getting us through the pandemic

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BAYSIDE GALLERY

KITTY
WELSH - DUDICS

Before the Wall: Rio Grande River Suite

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MEMBERS GALLERY

NEW BAY SIDE
MEMBERS GALLERY

Our regular Members Gallery + the new Bay Side section!

SEPTEMBER 2020

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MEADOWS GALLERY

COASTAL BEND COMMUNITY EXHIBIT

Answered the question "What have you been up to Coastal Bend?"
All mediums.

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KUCERA GALLERY

LARS ROEDER:
Apart / Under

Screenprints.

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LOCKETT GALLERY

NEXUS ART
COLLECTIVE

Members David Longnecker, Marilyn Morgan & Neva Rossi Smoll

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COURTYARD GALLERY

JILL HAGLUND

An EXPRESSIVE FLORALS exhibit - EXTENDED!

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BAY VIEW GALLERY

KITTY
WELSH - DUDICS

Before the Wall: Rio Grande River Suite

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MEMBERS GALLERY

NEW BAY SIDE
MEMBERS GALLERY

Our regular Members Gallery + the new Bay Side section!

JUNE - AUG 2020 *covid

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MEADOWS GALLERY

LANDSCAPE
 SHOW

Landscapes, Cityscapes, Seascapes.
All mediums.

 

In the gallery:
June 3 - August 26 (new date)

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KUCERA GALLERY

JILL HAGLUND

An EXPRESSIVE FLORALS exhibit

 

In the gallery:
June 3 - August 26 
(new date)

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MEMBERS GALLERY

MEMBERS GALLERY

March - Sept members gallery has been extended through Sept change-out dates 09/08 - 09/12.

 

In the gallery:
March 14 - Sept 11 (new date)

LANDSCAPE SHOW AWARDS

Juror:  Kitty Welsh-Dudics

 

BEST OF SHOW:

Neva Rossi Smoll, Big Bend View I

1st Place: Kelly Best Bourgeois, Long Shadows

2nd Place:  Patrick O'Brien, Pedernales Spillway

3rd Place:  Kennith Hanna,  Pastures I

Hon. Mention:  Josemaria Lopez, Dream Mirage

MARCH-MAY 2020 *covid

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MEADOWS GALLERY

INDEPENDENTS
SHOW 2020

Recent work by current members not in an Art Center affiliated group.
All mediums.

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MEADOWS GALLERY

NICK PEREZ

A Fashion Couture Exhibit

by successful fashion designer and Corpus Christi native.

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MEADOWS GALLERY

LORRAINE MCFARLAND

The TAMUCC Laguna Madre Field Station Artist in Residence

Pastels.

INDEPENDENTS SHOW 2020 AWARDS

Juror:  Jim Tabor

 

BEST OF SHOW:

Alison Schuchs, Midnight Sonata

WORKS ON CANVAS:

1st Place:   Alison Schuchs, Underwater Portrait

2nd Place:  Mary Pat Gross, Climbing Roses on Garden Wall

3rd Place:  Phyllis Sayre, Wild at Heart

WORKS ON PAPER:

1st Place: Richie Vios, Harbor Bridge is Still Standing

2nd Place:  Lars Roeder, Wading Pool

3rd Place:  Terri Young, Circus in the Round

MIXED MEDIA/FIBER:

1st Place: Victoria Livingston, Chapter One

2nd Place:  Carolyn-Utigard Thomas, Fun

3rd Place:  Julie Plasketes, Roots

3D / SCULPTURE:

1st Place: Christian Allen, Lichtenber Functional #14 Table

2nd Place: Duane Webb, It  Is What It Is

3rd Place:  Duane Webb, Building On The Past

PHOTOGRAPHY:

1st Place: Fred Trimyer, The Significance of Man

2nd Place:  Stephen Fisher, Caddo Lake Egret

3rd Place:  Stephen Fisher, Johnson Ranch Sunrise

JANUARY / FEBRUARY 2020

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MEADOWS GALLERY

ALL MEMBERSHIP SHOW 2020

Recent work by current members.
All mediums.

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MEADOWS GALLERY

MARK SALZIGER

2019 All Membership Show
BEST OF SHOW Winner

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MEADOWS GALLERY

ANGELA RESENDEZ

Into the Storm
All mediums.

ALL MEMBERSHIP 2020 AWARDS

Juror:  Gerardo Cobarruvias
Professor, Del Mar College


 

BEST OF SHOW:

Richie Vios, Harbor Bridge After Dark

Richie is awarded the opportunity to have a solo exhibition 
alongside All Membership Show 2021

WORKS ON CANVAS:

1st Place: Kathy Lindsey-O'Neill, Zebras

2nd Place:  Isabelle Lopez Kotara, Calypso

3rd Place:  Sylvia Ramsey, Fruit Basket

WORKS ON PAPER:

1st Place: Richie Vios, People's Drive

2nd Place:  Mary F. Smith, Candelillas

3rd Place:  Carolyn Utigard-Thomas, Golden Bolt

MIXED MEDIA/FIBER:

1st Place: Millicent Alvarado, Cat on a Hot Sunday Morning

2nd Place:  Diane Weiner, Orchid-Topia

3rd Place:  Diane Weiner, Laguna Madre Sky

3D / SCULPTURE:

1st Place: Susan Thumm, Pearl

2nd Place: Harvey Crouch, Navaho Ball

3rd Place:  Connie Lovell, Chloe the Beach Trash Clown Fish

PHOTOGRAPHY:

1st Place: Fred Trimyer, Hill Country Stream

2nd Place:  Lorenzo Martin, NYC Subway

3rd Place:  Don Weiner, Conservatory

DECEMBER 2019

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MEADOWS GALLERY

ABSTRACT SHOW

All abstract art.
All mediums.

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KUCERA GALLERY

COLLAGE

A curated exhibition of collage works by Kelly Schaub, Phyllis
Finely, & Vasu Mistry-Berger.

NOVEMBER 2019

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MEADOWS GALLERY

CARNIVAL

What does it mean to you?
Feasts, merrymaking, rides,
cotton candy, masks?

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MEADOWS GALLERY

EVERYDAY ARTISTS

Our Art Center every day artists.

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KUCERA GALLERY
PASTEL SHOW
All work is the pastel medium.

OCTOBER 2019

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MEADOWS GALLERY

DIMENSION XLVII

Art Center National Exhibit.

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KUCERA GALLERY

JIM ALEXANDER

Dimension XLVI
Best of Show Winner

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LOCKETT GALLERY
BREAST CANCER AWARENESS
High school student
perspectives.

DIMENSION XLVII AWARDS

Juror:  Lyle Williams
Curator of Prints & Drawings at the McNay Art Museum


 

BEST OF SHOW:

Liz Dumas-McMullan, Coral Bubbles

Liz is awarded the opportunity to have a solo exhibition 
in 2020 alongside Dimension XLVIII

WORKS ON CANVAS:

1st Place: Lisa Davis Allen, Radishes, Beets & Bok Choy

2nd Place:  Katayoon Firouzi, Yellow Rhapsody

3rd Place:  Lisa Olsen, Youth World Sailing

WORKS ON CANVAS:

1st Place: Richie Vios, Alamo Plaza

2nd Place:  Kimberly Delgado, Jacob at the McNay

3rd Place:  Carolyn Young, Across the Way

MIXED MEDIA/FIBER:

1st Place: Janie Stidham, Verano

2nd Place:  Andy Villarreal, Meso American Procession

3rd Place:  Marcelina Gonzalez, Can we listen to my CD now?

3D / SCULPTURE:

1st Place: Susan Thumm, Lured In

2nd Place: Jan Sijansky, Teal Horsehair Raku

3rd Place:  Ele Chew, Fruit Cocktail on a Hot Summer Day

PHOTOGRAPHY:

1st Place: Anthony Clements, Great Blue Heron

2nd Place:  Debra Williams, Fish Cleaning

3rd Place:  Mike Hubner, A Time Forgotten

SEPTEMBER 2019

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MEADOWS GALLERY

BEN MUNOZ

Corpus Christi Native, now Dallas dwelling printmaker, & the current Art Center public installation artist.

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KUCERA GALLERY

COLLABORATIVE SHOW

2 or more artists coming together to make one unique piece of artwork.

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LOCKETT GALLERY
ART + ANIMALS
Collaboration with the
Texas State Aquarium

MAY 2019

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MEADOWS GALLERY

LAS DONAS
DE LA CORTE

In the gallery:
May 9 - June 2

Opening Reception:
Thursday, May 9
from 5:00 - 7:00 PM

 

Don't miss the opportunity to view the 2019 Coronation Robes Display. We invite you to join us in celebrating women throughout history. 
 

This year contained the largest number of participants to date, so come see the gallery filled with dazzling beauty!

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KUCERA GALLERY

Charles E. Wissinger
The World According to Chuck

In the gallery:
May 9 - June 2

Opening Reception:
Wednesday, May 8
from 5:00 - 7:00 PM


The exhibit celebrates the artistic career of Charles Wissinger.

From clay mixed media to drawings, this compilation of pieces spans decades of extraordinary work.

Charles is the Professor & Director
of the Art Program at
Texas A&M University, Kingsville.

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LOCKETT GALLERY

The History of 
Las Donas

In the gallery:
May 9 - June 2

Opening Reception:
Thursday, May 9
from 5:00 - 7:00 PM


An up close and detailed look at the history and process behind the world of Las Donas De La Corte.

From the two years it takes from start to finish on one ensemble, to the materials and designers, the legacy and more!