Hermitage Artists, Ann Hirsch and Pablo Eduardo the artists discuss the inspiration for their work, as well as the processes involved. This conversation will be moderated by art consultant Ann Wykell who managed the public art projects for Patriot Plaza.
Hermitage (Patriot Plaza) Artists, Ann Hirsch and Pablo Eduardo, will take you on a personal tour of the Ringling collection making connections between the artists of the past and their own work.
If your dreamscape includes a lush lawn or the textures of ornamental ground covers, we've got you covered. This series of workshops is designed to give the homeowner the knowledge and the know-how to create Florida-friendly landscapes.
It’s a favorite at the Ringling! Gathering inspiration from our Rubens tapestries, we’ll discuss the process of weaving. With paper of all colors and patterns, we’ll make our own woven projects in the gallery. We might even include some materials you weren’t expecting.
Inside the Vault is a quarterly lecture series that explores the significance of The Ringling Art Library’s unique collections. Presented by The Ringling Art Librarians, this talk showcases John and Mable Ringling’s comprehensive personal book selections, which form the foundation of The Ringling Art Library.
Herta Klauser Cuneo, established her own reputation as one of the greatest bear trainers of her generation. She and her performing bears were featured in the center ring on the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey show. Don’t miss this intriguing, informal and informative interview session.
Don't miss the opportunity to be part of the conversation with one of China's most intriguing and sensational artists, Li Wei. Known for his performances that often place him in physical danger, Li Wei's work challenges our perception of reality while providing commentary on contemporary issues in Chinese society.
Kay Rosaire is an eighth generation animal trainer. The Rosaires are known worldwide for their gifted animal training ability, for their work within the entertainment and film industry, and as animal educators. Don’t miss this intriguing, informal and informative interview session.
This talk by Ringling staff will explore the art and the issues presented in Behind Closed Doors: Art in the Spanish American Home, 1492–1898.
Explore the physics of pendulums by looking at flying trapeze artists. Then swing into action with some movement activities and messy tire-swing pendulum paintings on the Bolger Playspace. (Weather permitting.)