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Re-envisioning the Virgin Mary

Jul 05, 2015 - Jul 03, 2016

Re-envisioning the Virgin Mary: Colonial Painting from South America, the second phase of an exhibition at the Blanton Museum of Art in Austin, features eight paintings on loan from the the Marilynn and Carl Thoma Collection, one of the country’s most distinguished collections of Spanish colonial art. These works tell the story of how local miracles helped Catholicism Read more....

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The Red that Colored the World at the Museum of International Folk Art

May 17, 2015 - Sep 13, 2015

The Red that Colored the World exhibition at the Museum of International Folk Art in Santa Fe explores the global history and use in art of American cochineal, the producer of the color red. The exhibition includes James Cordova’s bulto, Santa Cristina de Bolsena, from the Carl & Marilynn Thoma collection.

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Georgia O’Keeffe and the Southwestern Still Life at the Tacoma Art Museum

Mar 01, 2015 - Jun 07, 2015

Georgia O’Keeffe and the Southwestern Still Life explores the ancient land and rich cultural traditions of the Southwest as it was seen by Georgia O’Keeffe and her contemporaries. The installation, currently at the Tacoma Art Museum, provides a fascinating glimpse of the Modernist Southwest through a series of still lifes, or representations of an object Read more....

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“Rooted in Soil” exhibition at the DePaul Museum in Chicago

Jan 09, 2015 - Apr 26, 2015

The DePaul Art Museum’s exhibition, Rooted in Soil, explored the many facets of a humble yet extraordinary material—soil.

From the DePaul Art Museum:

Soil is omnipresent: a life-sustaining but overlooked medium whose cycle of decomposition and regeneration forms the very basis of  life itself. Yet human activities such as large-scale farming and deforestation are Read more....

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A Voyage to South America: Andean Art in the Spanish Empire

Nov 11, 2014 - Feb 28, 2016

The Art Institute of Chicago’s exhibition A Voyage to South America: Andean Art in the Spanish Empire provides an introduction to the practice of art and the conditions of life of artists and patrons who lived in the Andean region of South America during the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries. It includes paintings from the Read more....

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Jason Salavon and Siebren Versteeg artworks at Oklahoma State University

Sep 12, 2014 - Oct 17, 2015

Carl and Marilynn Thoma, both 1971 graduates of Oklahoma State University, have loaned artworks from their digital art collection to the OSU Student Union. Rainbow Aggregator, by Jason Salavon, and Daily Times, by Siebren Versteeg, will be seen by thousands of students as they pass through the Student Union building.

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Re-envisioning the Virgin Mary

Jul 05, 2015 - Jul 03, 2016

Re-envisioning the Virgin Mary: Colonial Painting from South America, an exhibition at the Blanton Museum of Art in Austin, features eight paintings on loan from one of the country’s most distinguished collections of colonial South American art, the Carl & Marilynn Thoma Collection, Chicago. Created in what are now the countries of Peru and Bolivia, Read more....

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What Nerve! Alternative Figures in American Art, 1960 to the Present

Sep 19, 2014 - Jan 04, 2015

Gladys Nilsson’s painting, Phantom Plus, from the Carl and Marilynn Thoma collection, was included in the exhibition What Nerve! Alternative Figures in American Art from 1960 to the Present at the RISD Museum in Providence, Rhode Island. What Nerve! was on view from September 19th, 2014 to January 4th, 2015.

From the RISD Museum:

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