Storytelling unites two exhibitions selected from one of the world’s finest private collections of French art: Imaging Text: French Drawings for Book Illustration from The Horvitz Collection, and Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century French Paintings from The Horvitz Collection.
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.
Vote and Continue to Dream by Carrie Mae Weems will be installed on a billboard located near U.S. 301 and State Road 70 midway between Sarasota and Bradenton. The Ringling is partnering with For Freedoms, a platform created for civic engagement, discourse and direct action for artists in the United States.
Join a Museum educator for a one-hour tour designed for parents or caregivers visiting the museum with an infant. This tour allows for adult discussion within a group that does not mind if a chatty or crying baby joins the conversation. Strollers or front baby carriers only, please.
ROAR! is a storytime program, designed to engage toddlers and preschoolers in activities that connect art with early literacy.
Become a Circle Member and join us! Circle Members enjoy unique opportunities exclusive to the Circles that will allow you to explore the collections and to engage with the expertise of our staff and visiting artists.
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.
Transient Landscapes is an upcoming monumental 2-day event! But what is Transient Landscapes? Join four-time GRAMMY award winning percussionist Matthew Duvall for a stroll around the grounds to visit performance destinations and discuss the curatorial process that resulted in this sonic tour of the landscape.