Welcome to the Sid Richardson Museum!
We hope you visit us in person and remember you can also view our current exhibition virtually.
The museum hosts events and programs for all ages and experience levels for you to enjoy. Join us for a discussion, workshop, or hands-on studio experience and watch the art come alive for you and your family. We invite you to visit the calendar for upcoming programming.
We look forward to seeing you at the museum soon.
From the Blog
“Cowboys Are Cash”: Remington & Advertising
*The following is researched and written by Dr. Mark Thistlethwaite, Professor of Art History Emeritus, Texas Christian University* Among the striking artworks currently on view in the exhibition Night and Day: Frederic Remington’s Final Decade, I found The Herd Boy (ca. 1905; fig. 1) to be particularly intriguing. I am impressed by how Remington plays off the details of the shivering young man mounted on [...]
Free & Enslaved Black Cowboys
For over a century, the image associated with the Texas cowboys has been a white man, like those painted by artists Charles Russell and Frederic Remington as found in the Sid Richardson Museum’s collection. Yet, [...]