Mobile Museum of Art
The beautiful architecture of the Mobile Museum of Art, designed by The Architects Group, provides an exquisite setting for blockbuster exhibitions and the museum's permanent collection of more than 6,000 works of art. The new museum, completed in the spring of 2002, is the largest art museum along the Gulf Coast from New Orleans to Tampa.
The collection is strong in American art of the 1930s-40s, work by southern artists, art of the French Barbizon School, contemporary American crafts and late 19th century American art. The museum has holdings in Asian, African and European works as well. 
The Mobile Museum of Art is located at 4850 Museum Drive in Langan Park. For hours and fees please see the museum's website.
1. The above description of the Museum is excerpted from the Museum's web site.
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The Bayou Painters: South Alabama's Art Colony (1946-1953); Mobile Museum of Art, January 13-March 26, 2006. Published by Mobile Museum of Art?, 2006. ISBN 1893174069, 9781893174061. 40 pages.Google Books says: "Catalog of an exhibition of art by "the bayou painters", an art colony in the Mobile/Bayou laBatre/Coden area which florished from 1946 to 1953 but continued in diminished form for a number of years after."
Black is a Color: African American Art from the Corcoran Gallery of Art, By Jr Amos Paul Kennedy. Published by Mobile Museum of Art, 2006. "13 January-2 April 2006. Mobile Museum of Art, 4850 Museum Drive"
John Roderick Dempster MacKenzie (1865-1941): A Retrospective, By John Roderick Dempster Mackenzie, Mobile Museum of Art, Lynn Barstis Williams, Mobile Museum of Art, William U. Eiland. Published by Mobile Museum of Art, 1997. 40 pages. Google Books says: "Catalog of an exhibition held Oct. 10-Nov. 23, 1997 at Mobile Museum of Art"
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