Members’ Preview Reception

The Artistic Legacy

of Buck Schiwetz

The Tyler Museum of Art Members’ Preview Reception for “The Artistic Legacy of Buck Schiwetz” will take place next Thursday, January 18 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.

This exhibition, organized by Texas A&M University Press, explores the life and artistic career of Edward Muegge (E. M.) “Buck” Schiwetz. Born in Cuero, Texas in 1898, Schiwetz spent his entire life creating, including stints in advertising and architecture.

During his fine arts career that spanned more than 60 years, Schiwetz’s work was featured in more than 80 juried exhibitions, winning prizes in many. Today, his work can be found in numerous private and museum collections.

This exhibition is accompanied by the publication The Artistic Legacy of Buck Schiwetz (TAMU Press, 2023).

The reception will include bites, beverages and live music by John York. Please RSVP by calling (903) 595-1001. Not a TMA Member? No worries! Join online or call today so you can take part in all of the fun.

The Artistic Legacy of Buck Schiwetz will be on view through Sunday, April 14, 2024.