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Southern History Photography Exhibited at the Jones Gallery

From UA Dialog: The works of two Alabama photographers, William J. Anderson and P. H. Polk, are displayed this month at UA’s Paul R. Jones Gallery of Art, giving patrons a glimpse of the U.S. South from the Depression through the Civil Rights eras. The exhibit, “Parallel Visions: William J. Anderson and P.H. Polk Photographs from

Art Lessons

From UA Dialog: By Terri Robertson The late Paul R. Jones was an art collector who over his lifetime amassed one of the largest collections of African-American art in the world. His selections were eclectic, but they all reflected his passion: “The collection speaks of a politics of integration and equality, revival, trying to fundamentally

Experience “Migration/s” at Jones Gallery

From UA Dialog: “Migration/s,” a collaborative exhibit that explores the theme of migration through works of art in the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art at The University of Alabama, is open at the Paul R. Jones Gallery of Art in downtown Tuscaloosa until April 19. The exhibit is part of a semester-long exploration

Paul Jones Lecture Series Opens with Brantley Visit

From UA Dialog: Thanks to the generosity of one man, UA and the greater Tuscaloosa community enjoy access to one of the largest and most comprehensive collections of 20th-century African-American art in the world, and to the artists whose works are in the collection. The Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art at The University

When Words Fall Short

From UA Dialog: The grand opening of the Paul R. Jones Gallery of Art in downtown Tuscaloosa showcases “When Words Fall Short,” a selection of works from the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art. The gallery honors the late Paul R. Jones who, during his lifetime, amassed one of the largest collections of African-American

Photographer to Visit UA, Display Works at Jones Gallery

From UA Dialog: The second exhibit in the newly opened Paul R. Jones Gallery of Art in downtown Tuscaloosa will feature the work of Atlanta-based photographer Sheila Pree Bright, who will also visit campus to discuss her work. Bright’s work will be on display at the gallery Oct. 6 to Nov. 18, and she will

Jones Gallery of Art Now Open Downtown

From UA Dialog: The University has established an art gallery in downtown Tuscaloosa that will exhibit works year round from the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art at The University of Alabama, as well as other artists’ exhibitions. The Paul R. Jones Gallery of Art at 2308 Sixth St. was dedicated Aug. 13 with

Jones Art Exhibit Opens This Month

From UA Dialog: One of the world’s largest collections of 20thcentury African-American Art, the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art, will be on display at UA and Stillman College in March. It will be the first UA exhibition of the collection since Jones donated it to the University in October 2008. The exhibit at