During the early twentieth century, stars of the American circus were among the most idolized celebrities of the day. Their portraits and depictions of their marvelous feats of grace, agility, and bravery were used to sells tickets as circuses moved from town to town.
Herb Ritts (American, 1952–2002) was a Los Angeles-based photographer who established an international reputation for his distinctive photographs of fashion models, nudes, and celebrities.
Paolo Veronese (1528 - 1588) was one of the giants of Venetian painting, the most elegant of the triumvirate that also included Titian and Tintoretto. Veronese is perhaps best known for his grand ceiling paintings and large scenes of Biblical feasts.
Celebrating the gift of over 700 photographs to the collection, this exhibition will feature a representative sampling of images spanning the 20th and 21st centuries. The Warren J. and Margot Coville collection includes work by renowned photographers such as Henri Cartier-Bresson, Alfred Eisenstaedt and more.
The remarkable lithographs that inspired Howard Tibbals as he created The Howard Bros. Circus Model were featured in Now Appearing in the Howard Bros. Circus in the Poster Gallery of the Circus Museum's Tibbals Learning Center from September 18, 2012 to January 14, 2013.
The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art together with Art Services International is pleased to announce the first exhibition held outside Tokyo dedicated to Japanese Art Deco.
Codex presents the latest work by internationally renowned installation artist, Sanford Biggers. A native of Los Angeles, California, and current New York resident, he uses the study of ethnological objects, popular icons, and the Dadaist tradition to explore cultural and creative syncretism, art history, and politics.
Peter Paul Rubens: Impressions of a Master showcases the work of one of the greatest and most influential artists of all time: the Flemish Baroque master Peter Paul Rubens.
The Swiss artist Zimoun blends elements of sound, sculpture, mechanics, and engineering into unique sensory experiences redefining traditional notions of sculpture and sonic performance.