Alma W. Thomas: Everything Is Beautiful is co-organized by The Columbus Museum, Georgia, and The Chrysler Museum of Art.
The exhibition will provide a comprehensive overview of the artist’s long life (1891–1978) with approximately 100 objects, including her rarely seen theatrical designs and beloved abstract paintings. The exhibition will track Thomas’s artistic journey from semi-rural Georgia to international recognition, demonstrating how her artistic practices extended to every facet of her life—from community service and teaching to gardening and dress.
This exhibition includes travel to the following institutions:
The Chrysler Museum of Art. Summer 2021
The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC: Fall 2021
The Frist Art Museum, Nashville, TN: Spring 2022
The Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA: Summer 2022