Grub n’ Gab at the Gallery

by Jennifer Amaya

Bring a bag lunch and join us at the gallery each Friday at noon for Grub n’ Gab! Each week we’ll gab about different arts and culture related topics presented by GTAC and Texoma area artists and creatives. Grub n’ Gab is open for the public to attend, and will also be broadcast live online. Please enjoy clips of our past sessions down below.

An insightful conversation about the modern architecture of Sherman-the past and the present, some good, some bad and some ugly!

May 1st, 2020

An introductory conversation about the Case Study Houses, a program of Arts and Architecture magazine that ran intermittently from 1945 until 1966. Several of the houses that were conceptualized and constructed as a result of the program are among the most innovative and iconic houses in the world today. We will take a meaningful look at several of the iconic homes by great architects such as Eames, Koenig, and Neutra.

May 15th, 2020

An interesting conversation where we explore the different attitudes and modalities of though with regards to how we separate (or don’t separate) the art we experience from the personal lives of the artist(s) who produced the work.

May 29th, 2020

An incredible presentation about the exquisite art, poetry and music that emerged during the Jazz Age and the Harlem Renaissance.

June 5th, 2020

The story about the extraordinary life and literature of Harriet Jacobs, author of “Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl.” Born into slavery and sexually abused by her master, Harriet’s life is a beautiful representation of the profound capacity of the human spirit to transmute pain into creative self-expression.

July 17th, 2020