Gulf Coast Community Foundation has awarded a generous $50,000 Arts Appreciation grant to The Ringling that will support the museum’s Art of Our Time initiative and family programming during the 2020-2021 season.
The John & Mable Ringling museum of Art is pleased to welcome two Artists in Residence as part of the Art of Performance program. John Sims, a Sarasota based artist and writer and Liony Garcia, a dancer and choreographer from Miami will be working on-site at The Ringling this fall.
The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art is pleased to welcome 2020 Hermitage Greenfield Prize winner, Jennifer Packer, for a virtual artist’s talk July 24, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. Packer, a painter whose work focusses on expressionist portraits, interior scenes and still lifes, will participate in a discussion with Ola Wlusek, The Ringling’s Keith D. and Linda L. Monda Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art.
The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art is pleased to announce the opening of The Art of Medicine, a special collaborative with the Sarasota County Medical Society (SCMA). The exhibition, which is installed in The Ringling’s Community Gallery, showcases the works of SCMA members.
Two curators from the John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art have been selected as presenters at the Montréal Complètement Cirque Festival’s International Market of Contemporary Circus (MICC). Jennifer Lemmer-Posey, Tibbals Curator of Circus and Elizabeth Doud, Currie-Kohlman Curator of Performance will be presenting to an international audience next week, via online technology.
The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art is thrilled to announce Metz Culinary Management as their new on-site food service vendor. The Ringling’s premium dining restaurant will undergo a major facelift and revamping of the menu, with a focus on fresh, locally sourced ingredients.