The Education Center houses the extensive Art Library that includes more than 500 volumes from John Ringling’s personal collection. It’s also home to our state-of-the-art Conservation Lab where the treasures of the Museum, Ca' d’Zan, Circus Museum and Historic Asolo Theater are preserved and protected. The Education Center provides classroom space for adult and children’s programming that enriches and enlivens interest in art, as well as the offices of Executive Director Steven High and his supporting staff.
Join leading museum professionals and artists from around the country will convene to discuss the future of museum practice as it relates to artists whose work does not fit neatly into traditional categories.
Color is an integral part of a successful landscape design. Florida trees, shrubs and plants offer rich opportunities to create vibrant tropical displays or a more subdued, calming environment. This series of workshops provides the homeowner the knowledge and the know-how to create Florida-friendly landscapes.
Join The Ringling Art Library’s book club, the Literati. Discuss famous authors & art history! The program is FREE and registration is not required.
The Ringling offers Saturday for Educators throughout the school year. Educators may attend this program to learn about the Ringling's permanent collection and special exhibitions, network with other educators, and refresh their creative spirit.
ROAR! is The Ringling Art Library’s family program, designed to engage children ages 4-7 in activities that connect art with early literacy.