Booth Western Art Museum hosts a number of temporary exhibitions throughout the year. These temporary exhibitions are held in the Museum’s three temporary exhibition galleries: Special Exhibition Gallery, Temporary Exhibition Gallery and Borderlands Gallery.
The President’s Photographer: Fifty Years Inside the Oval Office
Through June 7, 2015 – Special Exhibition Gallery
What is it like to be the chief White House photographer for the President? Go behind the lens to experience the world of the White House photographers – eleven in all, since 1961 – who are both visual historians and key links between the American public and the President. This exhibit includes rarely seen images from the Kennedy years to the Obama Administration. For more information on The President’s Photographer, click here.
Booth Artists’ Guild Annual Exhibition
Through August 16, 2015 – Borderlands Gallery
This juried exhibition features the work of painters and sculptors who are members of the Booth Artists’ Guild, a group that meets monthly for educational artistic programs. The exhibition opening reception will be held on Thursday, May 21 at 5:00 pm in Borderlands Meeting Room.
Cowboy Artists Sketching the West
June 1-27, 2015 – Booth Atrium
An exhibition featuring the catalog sketch by each of the current CAA members that will be in the group’s 50th Annual Sale & Exhibition catalog. These sketches will be auctioned off during the banquet on Saturday, June 27. For more information, the Sketches, and a proxy bidding opportunity, click here.
Framing the Future: Current Members of the CAA
June 26 – August 30, 2015 – Temporary Exhibition Gallery
This exhibition features one new work by each of the current CAA members that will be in the group’s 50th Annual Sale & Exhibition to be held in October 2015 in Oklahoma City.
Blazing the Trail: The Cowboy Artists of America
June 26 – October 26, 2015 – Special Exhibition Gallery
A retrospective exhibition featuring one or more works by nearly every artist who was ever a member of the CAA, drawn from the collections of Booth Western Art Museum and its members.
Booth Photography Guild Annual Exhibition
August 18 – November 15, 2015 – Borderlands Gallery
This juried exhibition features the work of photographers who are members of the Booth Photography Guild, a group that meets monthly for educational photographic programs.
Three Point Perspective: Dean, Elliott & Hagege
September 29, 2015 – January 3, 2016 – Temporary Exhibition Gallery
Featuring three of the youngest stars in the Western art world, this exhibition showcases three artists inspired by many of the same influences. Despite having much in common, and often painting side-by-side on location, each has a distinctive style.
12th Annual Kids Cowboy Up!
November 17, 2014 – January 3, 2016 – Borderlands Gallery
Throughout the year, staff members from Booth Western Art Museum work with members of the Cartersville Boys & Girls Club and the Hands of Christ after School program to create artwork in a variety of media. This annual exhibition gathers the best works of art created during the preceding year. The young artists range from elementary school to high school students.