Trenton Doyle Hancock is best known for his extended series of visual work that develops the intricate personal mythology of the Mounds and the Vegans, two diametrically opposed universal forces that play out the archetypal battle between good and evil.
Appalachia USA, is an epic documentary project by the New York-based photographer Builder Levy that presents life and labor in coal mining communities through lush black and white photographs.
This exhibition is a dialog between contemporary painting and The Ringling's esteemed permanent collection. This is the first exhibition of any current faculty from Florida State University to exhibit at The Ringling and will feature the painting faculty of the College of Fine Arts.
Enjoy discounted admission every Thursday 5pm-8pm. Explore the Museum of Art permanent and special exhibition galleries, and the Circus Museum. Please Note: Ca' d'Zan is not open for viewing during Art After 5, except on select dates in November and December.
Support the Ca' d'Zan Preservation Fund by visiting www.givingpartnerchallenge.org beginning at 12 noon on Tuesday, September 1 through 12 noon on Wednesday, September 2 to make your gift. This year, The Patterson Foundation will provide a 1:1 match for each new online donor’s contributions – up to $250 per new donor!
Live music, art and atmosphere in the Museum of Art Courtyard! This event features an eclectic mix of local and regional live music. Check out up-and-coming artists displaying their work in the Museum of Art Courtyard. We’ll even leave the lights on in the galleries late-night.
The Exhibition "Back and Forth: Thinking in Paint" is a visual dialog between contemporary painting and The Ringling’s esteemed permanent collection. Carrie Ann Baade will speak about her paintings included in the exhibition and their relation to The Ringling and her practice.
Join us for a special open house for educators! Teachers of all subjects and grade levels will have the chance to learn about The Ringling's school-related programming, pick up free resources, and explore our galleries. This event is FREE for educators with ID, but registration is required.
The Ringling is offering free Museum Admission to active Military personnel, including the National Guard and Reserve and their immediate families from Memorial Day, May 25, 2015 through Labor Day, September 7, 2015. Please present your current Military ID at the Admissions counter.
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.