This exhibition celebrates the remarkable intelligence and highly developed skills of these four-legged performers once covered walls and fences across America. Today these historic posters can be seen as part of the exhibit Amazing Animals on display in the Circus Museum’s Tibbals Learning Center.
A selection of watercolors drawn from The Ringling’s permanent collections, illustrating various ways artists have used the medium. The exhibition will feature works by Edward Hopper, Charles Burchfield, and Childe Hassam, among others.
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.
The Ringling is organizing a solo exhibition presenting recent video projects by internationally-acclaimed writer and interdisciplinary artist Coco Fusco. This show, Twilight, presents works exploring the current political and social climate in Cuba as the Revolution enters its twilight years.
In the wake of the Second World War, woodblock prints emerged as a channel of diplomacy and friendship between Japan and the U.S. Japan’s print artists found new patrons among members of the Allied occupation and they traveled abroad to teach, study, and introduce their work to audiences all over the world.
Members of The Ringling enjoy 20% off store purchases. Find that perfect gift at the Museum Store during our Double Discount Days. Whether you are looking to trim your tree, or purchase gifts for friends and family, The Ringling Museum Store has everything you need.
Maggie Prittie, known as “The Chocolate Lady” is the Owner/Chocolatier of "Prittie’s Chocolat". Maggie will be showcasing Abstract Confectionism and Prittie's Choice - exclusive chocolate made for The Ringling store - along with a special selection of her favorite chocolates for the holidays.
Working exclusively with sterling silver, natural stones, pearls, and sea-glass, each of Kim’s pieces is hand-crafted in her Sarasota studio where she creates casual yet elegant pieces that flow easily from daytime to evening wear.
In honor of International Human Rights Day, take a long lunch and join us for a screening of the award-winning film Before Night Falls. This film, based on the book of the same name, tells the story of Cuban poet and novelist Reynaldo Arenas, who was imprisoned in Cuba.
At sunset, a sophisticated system of LED lights is employed to change the color of the space. As you gaze up at the sky through the 24 foot square aperture in the ceiling, you are invited to contemplate light, perception, and experience. Joseph's Coat is a unique experience.