Presidential art work

MIDLAND The Museum of the Southwest, 1705 W. Missouri Ave. in Midland, has scheduled “Portraits of Courage: A Commander in Chief’s Tribute to America’s Warriors,” a traveling exhibition of works by President George W. Bush, Jan. 20 through March 25.

The special exhibition includes almost 100 of the former President’s portraits and stories of America’s post-9/11 warriors. There will be 66 full-color portraits and a four-panel mural painted by President Bush of 98 service members and veterans who have served our nation with honor since 9/11, and whom the president has come to know personally since leaving office.

An opening cocktail reception has been scheduled at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 19. Tickets are available online for purchase.

Veterans and active military personnel visiting the exhibition will receive free admission.

Museum hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call 683-2882 for more information.