Schedule | 60th Season
Right of Way: The Highwaymen
Rules for drawing are on display at the Museum. All dates subject to change. Please visit the Museum’s website for updates on schedule and events.
Alfred Hair (1941-1970). Washer Woman, n.d. Oil on Upson board, 30 x 48 in. Lightle Collection.
James F. Hutchinson (b. 1932). Golden Savannas, 2017. Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 in. Courtesy of Hutchinson Galleries.
500 N. Indian River Drive | Historic Downtown Fort Pierce
772.465.0630 | www.BackusMuseum.org
January 8 - March 7, 2021
When a group of young and promising African American artists
was confronted with a race-based social system designed to limit
their opportunities, they bypassed it by taking their art on the
road. Their path to success broke through barriers, and is a story
of intuitive talents, dramatic paintings, and resourceful practices
that continues to inspire today.
Win a Masterpiece of Florida Art
Annual Painting Raffle Drawing
Sunday, April 11, 2021
This stunning 24 x 36 oil painting by the renowned artist
James F. Hutchinson will be raffled off to one lucky art lover,
with all proceeds helping to support the Museum
and its work in the community.
Tickets are available for donations of $25 each, or $60 for three,
or $100 for six chances to win at www.BackusMuseum.org/raffle