This new exhibit contains a collection of exceptional western paintings and bronzes including many never seen before in Kerrville and some never seen in public anywhere. Executive Director Dr. Darrell Beauchamp says. “These works are from artists who are tops in the western art genre. Our visitors will be astounded at the quality.” Some art is sourced from the museum’s permanent collection, others are pieces done by members of the Cowboy Artists of America, and some are works produced by other leading western artists of the last 40 years. Some of the the artists included in the exhibition are nationally-recognized talent including Howard Terpning, Buck McCain, Phil Epp, R.S. "Ron" Riddick, Jerry Jordan, Zhang Xiang, Mian Situ, Clark Hulings, Paul Moore, Wayne Baize, and Robert Pummill.