Join us to explore various aspects of the Museum and its collection. Tickets are free with Museum Admission and are available for pick-up on the day of the program. Members may reserve tickets in advance by calling 941-358-3180. Please note: Tickets are limited.
June 27 @ 10:30 AM | Journeys in Art
Join us to explore stories of travel and migration represented in the museum collection.
July 25 | 10:30 AM & 6:00 PM | The Fabric of India
Join Dr. Rhiannon Paget, Curator of Asian Art, for an overview of The Fabric of India.
August 8 | 10:30 AM & 6:00 PM | Dog Days of Summer
There's no end in sight to the hot and sultry "dog days of summer." Come cool off with us in the Museum of Art as we discuss paintings and sculptures featuring our favorite furry friends.
September 4 | 1:30 PM | Hippos: A Truly Big Show!
Join us for a massively good time as we explore the exhibition Hippos: A Truly Big Show! on display in the Tibbals Learning Center.
October 31 | 10:30 AM & 6:00 PM | Spooky Stories
It's Halloween at The Ringling! We'll look at works of art with disembodied heads, gory punishments, and terrifying monsters.
November 6 | 1:30 PM | Portraiture
In this talk, we'll visit some of the familiar faces at The Ringling and explore their stories.
December 12 | 10:30 AM | Images of the Virgin Mary
December 12 is Our Lady of Guadalupe Day! To celebrate, we'll look at images of the Virgin Mary in The Ringling's collection.
January 8 | 1:30 PM | New Year's Resolutions
Haven't made those new year's resolutions yet? We'll look at art that can inspire us to make 2020 healthy, happy, and productive.
February 6 | 10:30 AM & 6:00 PM | The Color Blue (and why it's the best)
It's a color showdown as Assistant Director of Academic Affairs David Berry will attempt to persuade us that blue is best. Come wearing your favorite color!
♦ Members may reserve tickets in advance at 941-358-3180.
Tickets are free with Museum Admission, space is limited.