Upcoming Exhibits and Events:
And Still We Rise: Race, Culture and Visual Conversations Exhibition Feb. 7 - May 3, 2015 • This exhibit showcases 69 story quilts made by more than 60 artists, all of which tell stories from nearly four centuries of African American history; from the first slave ships to the first African American President.
World War I Exhibition Aug. 8 - Dec. 31, 2014 • When thinking of artwork, the mind hardly goes to war, however, some of the most beautiful works are born from strife; this exhibit features examples from World War I, items such as patriotic propaganda posters to the beautiful “trench art”, made using spent war materials.
Highwaymen Exhibition Jan. 15 - March 22, 2015 • Experience the beauty of the Highwaymen Paintings, not just for the stunning landscapes of Florida, but also for their true rags to riches story; one that began in the trunk of a car, but now finds itself in prestigious museums.
Long Way to the Top: Hard Rock in Orlando, 1978-1985 Exhibition April 1 - May 31, 2015 • Orlando distinguished itself as a hard-rocking town as it entered the 1980s. Explore yesterday’s concert venues and the state-of-the-art Bee Jay Recording Studios, where major bands like Judas Priest and Molly Hatchet laid down tracks.