Visiting Artist: Michael Puryear

Mar 12 - Mar 31, 2021

Michael Puryear is a nationally recognized designer and furniture maker.  He is self-taught, learning his craft through reading and experimentation, and has been practicing his craft for more than 40 years.  His work has been exhibited in numerous museums and galleries around the country, including the Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY; The Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC; and the Peabody-Essex Museum, Salem, MA. His work has been featured in many publications including Makers: A History of American Studio Craft published by the University of North Carolina Press and Furniture with Soul: Master Woodworkers and Their Craft published by Kodansha.  His work is found in the collections of the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Rockefeller University Collection, The Newark Museum of Art, and the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture.


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Mar 12 - Mar 31, 2021

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The Ranch Cafe Building


The Ranch Café

The Ranch Café is closed to the public from October through May. The Café offers a wide variety of freshly made food and beverage options during select months of the year.

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ArtWorks Store

Art supply, fine crafts, and gifts.

Store Hours (October – May):

Monday – Thursday, 10AM-3PM

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an exhibition at the Patton-Malott Gallery


Patton-Malott Gallery

This gallery space on the Anderson Ranch campus is home to contemporary and rustic ranch architectural elements and provides the backdrop for rotating exhibitions throughout the year.

Gallery Hours (October – May):

Monday – Thursday, 10AM-3PM

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