The Ringling and all of it's venues are closed today. Happy Thanksgiving!
Using paintings from the Museum’s collection, this talk presented by Ringling staff will explore one of the most popular subjects in the history of art, the narrative of the birth of Christ.
Dušan Týnek Dance Theatre returns with the presentation of a new work inspired by The Ringling’s James Turrell Skyspace. Four dancers create an ever-evolving architectural kaleidoscope; shifting, expanding and contracting in a rectangular formation made of human bodies rapid movement and subsequent stillness.
Kids Quests are 45-minute sessions facilitated by a museum educator, featuring conversations and a game surrounding one or two featured objects in The Ringling’s collection. There is a $2 cost per child and this fee gives the family access to the featured venue for the rest of the day.
Join us to create your own art! This Family Workshop is a drop-in art activity for children ages 4-10 and their caregiver.
The challenges and opportunities of creating the site-specific work "Joseph’s Coat" is discussed by Dušan Týnek, Artistic Director of Dušan Týnek Dance Theatre. This is a free program.
The Ringling and all of it's venues are closed today. Happy Holidays!
This evocative exhibition features some 70 exquisite objects related to the legendary Samurai warriors - full suits of armor, helmets, swords, sword-hilts, and saddles, as well as exquisite objects intended for personal use such as lacquered writing boxes, incense trays and foldable chairs.
This exhibition features approximately one hundred great works of Islamic art never before presented in a dedicated exhibition, this collection covers virtually all aspects of Islamic art in almost all media, ranging from the eighth to the twenty-first century and from Spain to Indonesia.
Joseph’s Coat Skyspace is a triumph of technology, engineering and aesthetics. The Skyspace, created by internationally renowned artist James Turrell, is a gathering place for contemplation, and sustained experience.