The Fred R. Jones Jr. Museum of Art Reinstalls Their Modern Collection

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artwork: Woodrow Wilson “Woody” Crumbo (U.S., Potawatomi, 1912-1989) - Spirit Horse, n.d. - Serigraph, 27 1/2 x 32 3/4 x 2 in. (framed) Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, The University of Oklahoma, Norman; Gift of Dr. and Mrs. R.E. Mansfield, 2003


Oklahoma City.- In preparation of the reopening of the museum’s Stuart Wing in October 2011, the Sandy Bell Gallery of the Fred R. Jones Jr. Museum of Art at the University of Oklahoma will be reinstalled with selected works from the permanent collection of modern and contemporary art, as well as works on loan from a private collector. Works by Leon Polk Smith, Robert Rauschenberg, Roy Lichtenstein, Ed Ruscha and other important contemporary artists will be included in the installation. The opening reception on June 3rd and 4th will feature a special choreographed dance inspired by Rauschenberg’s “The Lotus Series” and a live concert in conjunction with the Norman Music Festival.