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Past Exhibits

Painted Churches of Texas

EXTENDED - March 12, 2017 (Original dates: Nov. 19 - Mar. 5): Large-scale Gigapan photographs of the painted churches of Texas reveal astounding details along with our state’s rich history of immigrant artistry.

 
 

About the Exhibit:

Painted Churches of Texas

November 19, 2016 - March 12, 2017

Texas is home to more than two dozen intricately painted 19th century churches built by immigrants from Germany, the former Czechoslovakia, Austria, Poland, France, Spain, Mexico, and beyond. Using technology developed for NASA’s Mars Rovers, large-scale Gigapan photographs of the painted churches of Texas reveal astounding details along with our state’s rich history of immigrant artistry. Featuring images by Jim and Jane Whitcomb. For more information, visit the photographer's website at http://paintedchurchesoftexas.com/

 

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