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Unfamiliar Realities

    Since the invention of photography in the early 19th century, we have come to rely on the camera’s ability to record an accurate account of the appearance of the world around us. Unfamiliar Realities however, provides an opportunity for viewers to explore the ways in which photographers have exploited the particular characteristics of […]

Viewpoint: A Mural of Mammoth Proportions

  The Greatest Show On Earth is a spectacular mural that documents the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus of the 1970s and 1980s and features circus legends such as the aerialist Dolly Jacobs and the animal presenter Gunther Gebel-Williams. In this joint presentation, artist William Woodward will discuss how he used the techniques […]

Optical Impulses

  Buy Admission When: Nov 23, 2013 – Mar 9, 2014 Time: All Day Where:Museum of Art Optical Impulses presents the art of pivotal artists who explore both the phenomenal and psychological aspects of visual perception.  Josef Albers (1888–1976) and Herbert Bayer (1900–1985), both of whom were connected with the groundbreaking Bauhaus school of modern […]

The Philip and Nancy Kotler Glass Collection

  Buy Admission FREE FOR MEMBERS When: Nov 18, 2013 – Mar 23, 2014 Time: All Day Where:Museum of Art In 2012, collectors Nancy and Philip Kotler made a significant donation of Studio Glass to The Ringling. With this generous donation, The Ringling has embarked on a new collecting focus.  While John Ringling purchased a […]

Witness to War Exhibit Ends October 27, 2013

  When: Jun 21, 2013 – Oct 27, 2013 Time: All Day Where:Museum of Art Witness to War is an exhibition of photographs from The Ringling Museum’s permanent collection and the Institute on World War II and the Human Experience at Florida State University.  It honors U.S. veterans through a gripping visual account of WWII […]

The Ringling Wildwest

  Wild West Buy Admission FREE FOR MEMBERS When: Sep 17, 2013 – Feb 4, 2014 Time: All Day Where:Circus Museum Beginning with the 1893 formation of the Buffalo Bill Wild West, audiences had an opportunity to vicariously experience the sights and sounds of the West through performances of traveling shows. Much like circuses of […]

Putting YOU at the Center of the Workout

You have probably heard someone say “If you build it, they will come.”  This phrase is adapted from a famous line in the classic baseball movie ‘A Field of Dreams.’ In the movie, Kevin Costner’s character Ray hears a voice telling him to build a baseball diamond in the middle of his cornfield.  Once completed, […]

Taking Exercise Out of the Stone Age – 21st Century Technology for Busy People

Taking Exercise Out of the Stone Age – 21st Century Technology for Busy People We live in a high-tech world.  This may seem like the understatement of the century, and in many ways, it is.  Most of us, throughout our lives, have seen incredible advances in all facets of our daily experience thanks to technology.  […]

Fighting Back – Getting Stronger as You Age

Fighting Back – Getting Stronger as You Age You may have experienced it already.  It is becoming more difficult to do activities that just 10 years ago used to be easy.  Your yearly vacation to hike in the state park leaves you with the need for another vacation just to recover.  You take more breaks […]