august, 2022

27aug10:00 am4:00 pmThe Lessons of Our Fathers: How Western Art Stays Relevant

Event Details

“The Sons of Charlie Russell: Cowboy Artists of America” casts a spotlight on the history and significance of the Cowboy Artists of America and its efforts to maintain and evolve the style and subject matter of traditional Western art.

The Briscoe is hosting a panel discussion on the importance of maintaining the traditions of Western art, as well as the necessity for those traditions to evolve in order to remain relevant in a changing world. The discussion will also examine the CAA’s level of success at executing its mission: to authentically preserve and perpetuate the culture of Western life in fine art.

The event will feature light bites and refreshments. Seating is limited and pre-registration is recommended. Registration for the panel discussion is included in museum general admission.

Prior to the panel, don’t miss Cowboy Artists of America (CAA) artist and the 2022 President of the CAA Bruce Greene as he gives everyone a glimpse into his life as a cowboy artist, sharing his journaling techniques and how he uses his journal to help with the accuracy of his art. Hear about his extensive research process and the time he spends on ranches to inspire his work. The presentation precedes the panel on Saturday, Aug. 27, 10 – 11:30 a.m., and is included with museum general admission


Artist Presentation | 10 – 11:30 a.m.
Panel Discussion | 2 – 4 p.m.

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(Saturday) 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Briscoe Western Art Museum

210 W Market St

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