These galleries present an overview of some of the major projects with artists that have taken place in the first five years of the Art of Our Time program. In addition to the significant acquisitions of art for the permanent collection made by the museum, a number of important donations have also been included.
Organized by The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, in partnership with The Ringling, this major exhibition will feature more than 80 objects, many on loan from prestigious institutions across the US and Europe including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Louvre.
Territories: Photography, Space, and Power explores the myriad ways in which spaces are organized by cultural forces and political power.
The Campaign Against Summer Hunger unites the community to help feed the 21,000 Sarasota County School children - and their younger siblings - who face hunger. Throughout the Campaign each person donating a canned good will save $2 off Museum Admission. Donations may be dropped off at the Visitors Pavilion.
Alumni of The Perlman Music Program perform classical music at The Ringling. Sponsored in part by Sarasota County Tourism Development Tax Revenues.
Herbs are aromatic and flavorful and also relatively simple to grow. They can be grown successfully in containers or mixed throughout your garden. Using the garden designed by Ringling staff for Muse at The Ringling, you will learn about a variety of herbs and how to grow them organically.
Being a "good" mother or a "bad" mother may mean different things in other times and cultures. As a homage to mothers everywhere, take a light-hearted look at the scope of what "mothering" means through the lens of selected works in the permanent collection.
The Ringling galleries are full of examples of strong women. Let us introduce you to some of them. Wearing pink is encouraged.
Demonstrating The Ringling’s continuing commitment to the study of Asian art, Eternal Offerings showcases nearly 100 Chinese bronze objects from the Minneapolis Institute of Art.
Join us on Mondays to receive free admission to the Museum of Art as well as a special art-making program tied to works of art you can find in the galleries. You can also pick up one of our Museum of Art Family Guides for a new way to enjoy the art museum as a family!