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December 2020

The colorful and vibrant views in our galleries have us feeling warm and cheerful even with the colder Corpus Christi weather. Keep reading to learn more about a staff member’s favorite work of art on display and what we are listening to and watching this month.


Beautiful Horizons
Henry Ward Ranger, Marine – Green and Gold, c. 1900-1910, oil on canvas, Reading Public Museum, Reading, Pennsylvania, on view as part of Across the Atlantic.


“I love the view of the sky’s horizon meeting the ocean in this painting! It reminds me of my hometown, Corpus Christi, Texas.”

Rick Jones
AMST Building Assistant



Favorite Listen
This playlist of Christmas Songs created by Alissa Peña, owner of JalaPeña’s Salsa, has us dancing our way through the Christmas Tree Forest here at AMST. Click the link below to listen and then visit the forest to see the wonderfully hand-decorated trees for yourself.

Click here to listen



Favorite Watch
Explore the Art Museum of South Texas and the exhibition Across the Atlantic: American Impressionism through the French Lens to discover what it means to be modern. Dr. Sandrine Sanos presents four video vignettes that use the works on display to examine how impressionism reflects the developing modernity of France and the U.S. from the 18th to 21st century.
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Make sure to pick up an Across the Atlantic postcard, and send art to your friends and family!
Remember AMST Members get a 10% discount