Join The Ringling Art Library’s book club, the Literati. Discuss famous authors & art history! The program is FREE and registration is not required.
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 explores the significance of The Ringling Art Library’s unique collections. This program will be presented by Jennifer Friedman, Instruction and Research Services Librarian at the Ringling College of Art and Design and Bridget Elmer, Coordinator of the Letterpress and Books Arts Center.
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.
Join us in the Searing Wing and the exhibition featuring the work of Florida State University Fine Arts faculty members. Artists Mark Messersmith, Lilian Garcia-Roig, Ray Burggraf, Judy Rushin, and Carrie Ann Baade will be on hand in the galleries for informal discussions.
When you think of Florida, images of blue water and swaying palms come to mind. Florida's tropical climate makes it one of the best places for growing palms. This series of workshops provides the homeowner the knowledge and the know-how to create Florida-friendly landscapes.
Join us for this hi-lite tour of Royal Taste: The Art of Princely Courts in Fifteenth Century China led by Dr. Fan Zhang, Curator of Asian Art at The Ringling and curator of this exhibition. Rich in history and sumptuous objects, this show deserves a close look.
This engaging program will enhance your understanding and appreciation of the exhibition Royal Taste: The Art of Princely Courts in Fifteenth-Century China. Reception to follow. Presented by David Robinson and Robert H.N. Ho Professor of Asian Studies and History, Colgate University, NY
A classically trained dancer, Margie was performing with the corps de ballet at Radio city Music Hall while the Ringling show was hiring dancers. Margie was selected and found herself rehearsing at Winter Quarters in Sarasota. She went on to have a career as an aerialist with the Wallenda Family.
Alex Ketley, founding Artistic Director of The Foundry in San Francisco, talks about his travels through-out the American South and how this research gave shape to his latest work, Deep South. This is a free program.