American painter Velox Ward (1901 – 1994) was born in East Texas. He worked at a variety of jobs before he began to paint in 1960. In 1972 Ward had a major travelling solo exhibition at the Amon Carter Museum, Texas, the Wichita Falls Museum, Texas, and the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts. His work is represented in the collections of major institutions including that of the Museum of Modern Art, New York; the Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston; and the Amon Carter Museum, Texas.
To ensure the health and safety of the public, in line with current government restrictions, IMMA’s galleries will close from 24 December until further notice. All tickets purchased for Paula Rego, Obedience and Defiance exhibition will be refunded over the next two weeks. We appreciate your patience during this time.