It’s 1786 and King George III is the most powerful man in the world. But his behavior is becoming increasingly erratic as he succumbs to fits of lunacy. With the King’s mind unraveling at a dramatic pace, ambitious politicians and the scheming Prince of Wales threaten to undermine the power of the Crown.
Maggie Prittie, known as “The Chocolate Lady” is the Owner/Chocolatier of "Prittie’s Chocolate". 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.
Designer and artisan Cherie Ketchum of Mima Designs creates one-of-a-kind handbags, jackets and tops. Mima Designs has been featured in stores across the nation, including Milwaukee, New Orleans, Atlanta, and now, Sarasota and Bradenton.
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.
Brae Hanson has had a lifelong love of art of all kinds, and her dream of being an artist became a reality, when she began selling the jewelry she designs. Brae designs all types of jewelry, and concentrates on handmade pendants, smooth and geometric jewelry designs, bracelets, earrings and necklaces.
Join Mark Lamster, award-winning architectural critic, professor of architecture, and 2017 Loeb Fellow at the Harvard Graduate School of Design as he shares his research from his recent biography on the late architect Philip Johnson, The Man in the Glass House.
Owner and Principle Designer at Architectural Ceramics, Elle Terry Leonard has spent her career creating ceramics. Having learned the art of ceramics in international locations, and taught internationally, she now works and teaches in Sarasota and the surrounding region.
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.
Join us for our seasonal return to some of our old favorites in the Museum of Art collection that tell the story of the nativity.