Did you know each object in the collection has a corresponding file? As mundane as it may sound, this endeavor is the building block of all research for both Museum staff and scholars. Learn what goes into these files, how they are used, and who uses them.
Conversations on Curating in a Post-Genre World. Keynote Conversation with new-media artist R. Luke DuBois and Curator Matthew McLendon.
The nation's leading curators of contemporary art and performance offer new perspectives on the challenges and opportunities of creating, curating and presenting the work of living artists.
The Literati discusses The Man who made Vermeers by Jonathan Lopez. Designed to intrigue, inspire and educate, the Literati Book Club at The Ringling Library celebrates art’s many contributions to the literary world.
Learn more about what trees have to offer in Central Florida and how we can be more effective stewards of this all-important resource. This program will include a talk and discussion in the Education Center followed by a walking tour tailored to the topic.
The Literati discusses Michelangelo and the Pope’s Ceiling by Ross King. Designed to intrigue, inspire and educate, the Literati Book Club at The Ringling Library celebrates art’s many contributions to the literary world.
You are invited into the conservation lab to learn how our experience and interpretation of great masterworks can be altered by changes that occur over time. Presented by Stephen Gritt, Director of Conservation and Technical Research, National Gallery of Canada, Toronto.
Join us for this Gallery Walk & Talk that focuses on a selection of objects in The Ringling’s permanent collection illustrates the range of what is “precious” and how these materials are used.