This film, The Rising Tide, directed by Robert Adanto, looks at the emerging post-Mao art scene in China through the works of several prominent artists some of whom are featured in the exhibition, Seeing the Unseen. Please Note: This film contains graphic images and language and is not suitable for children under 18.
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. Registration for this event is now open.
ROAR! is The Ringling Art Library’s family program, designed to engage children ages 4-7 in activities that connect art with early literacy.
Inside the Vault is a quarterly lecture series that explores the significance of The Ringling Art Library’s unique collections. Join us for a discussion on the Library and Legacy of The Ringling's first Director, Arthur Everett “Chick” Austin.
The Ringling has some majestic gardens, but not everywhere can be so lucky. After exploring the grounds and playing poetry games in the garden, we’ll make seed bombs so you can stealthily beautify your neighborhood. This facilitated program connects features of The Ringling campus to hands-on activity.
The early Jesuits believed a picture was worth a thousand words. Instead of describing events in the gospels to potential converts, showing them an illustration was much more powerful and effective. Join us in this discussion with Professor Jean Michel Massing.
Richard Aste will speak on Brooklyn's pan-American approach to its New World collections while providing a focus on objects from the Caribbean Basin, a region often overlooked in Spanish-American surveys, but integral to understanding Florida's own history.
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.
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.