Sacred Texts, Holy Images|
Rouault's Miserere and Chagall's Bible Series
Holy Images features works by two of the most important religious artists of the twentieth century, Georges Rouault and Marc
Chagall. Museum visitors have a unique opportunity to view two series that have never been shown together.
to exhibit these two remarkable collections is made possible by the generosity of the Mark Foster Foundation, which has established
Fine Arts in the Academy™ to advance the serious study of art, history, and Western tradition.
Admission to the museum (includes Sacred Texts, Holy Images) is $6 for adults, $4 for children and $5 for seniors. Museum and
exhibits are free to all museum members and Baylor University students.
This extraordinary exhibition will be on display through November 28th in the Thomas E. and Emilyne Weed Anding
Traveling Exhibits Gallery.
For all related events and more information see Baylor University
Honors College Sacred Texts, Holy Images website.
Sacred Texts, Holy Images Community Lecture Series at the Mayborn Museum
- October 14
Hope in Exile: The Christian Artistic Visions of Rouault and
Presented by Dr. Thomas Hibbs, Dean of the Honors College, Baylor University.
Mayborn Museum Complex: SBC Theater,
- October 28
Yafeh Talmud Torah: The Joyful Jewish Art of Marc Chagall
Presented by Dr.
David Jeffrey, Distinguished Professor, Honors College, Baylor University.
Mayborn Museum Complex: SBC Theater, 6:00pm
- November 4
Rouault & Chagall: Etching Sacred Images
Presented by Dr. Karen Pope, Faculty
for 19th Century Art History, Allbritton Art Institute Department of Art, Baylor University.
Mayborn Museum Complex: SBC Theater,
Lectures will be held at the Mayborn Museum, 1300 S. University Parks Drive, Waco, TX 76706. Lectures are free and open to the
public; however seating is limited. For reservations, call (254)710-7981.
2010 Texas Junior Duck Stamp Program Winners
Baylor University's Mayborn Museum presents the 2010 Texas Junior Duck Stamp Program winners on display
September 22 through October 26, 2010. Each year the winning entry from the national contest is made into the Junior Duck Stamp sold by
the U.S. Postal Service for $5.
Receipts from sales are used to fund
scholarships for the national contest winners, state programs, marketing, and environmental education materials. The program is open to
all U.S. school children.
See the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Junior
Duck Stamp program homepage for more information.
Free Sunday Program
Our Free Sunday Program continues on October 3, 2010 thanks to the support of our sponsor Packaging Corporation of America.
Baylor University's Mayborn Museum would like to thank
Insurors of Texas for sponsoring September's Free Sunday. Join us as we welcome everyone to the museum with
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Now booking programming for the 2010/2011 school year.
The Mayborn Museum is the
perfect place for your school's field trip! The Mayborn Museum offers 1-2 hour(s) of programming, depending on the grade level and
topic you choose for your group. All of our programs provide the opportunity to touch, explore, and investigate exhibits linked to
natural science and
Programs are offered September 7, 2010 through May 27, 2011 (excluding weekends and holidays).To schedule a school program,
254-710-7526 between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. For more information, click here to
download our brochure. (Adobe Acrobat Reader required)
Join us during the holidays as we bring back one of your favorite Mayborn exhibits All
Aboard the Mayborn Express, opening December 11th. This entertaining exhibit will be on display in the Thomas E. and Emilyne Weed
Anding Traveling Exhibits Hall through January 3, 2011.
School & Adult
Spots are filling up fast!
Call to schedule a tour or program for your student or
Palmer at 254-710-7526 to make your
reservations or Click
here to view our brochure.
Celebrate your child's
birthday with a party at the Mayborn Museum Complex!
Please call 254-710-1194 to book your party
here to read more about our one-of-a-kind
Membership to the Mayborn
Museum provides an entire year of learning and fun!
Family memberships can be purchased for only $75.
Call Misty Holly at 254-710-1180 or visit our
to make this valuable purchase online.
Make a Difference...
Volunteer! Exciting new volunteer opportunities for youth
and adults to engage, enjoy and explore.
Hansen at 254-710-4629 or visit the
section of our website to learn more about ways
you can help.
Interested in bringing a
group to the museum? Click
here to see the various ways your group can