Special Current Exhibits
Milestones in Aviation: From the Collection of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
A journey spanning many decades and eras throughout aviation history as we explore how aviation technology has propelled us to new heights.
The Legacy of Abstraction: Late 20th Century Paintings
Focused primarily on artists with strong Florida ties, this exhibition of large-scale contemporary paintings pays testament to the lasting legacy of mid 20th century American and European Abstraction.
Fun in the Sun
This exhibition consists of over 30 works from the collection that represent Floridians and tourists enjoying the events, activities, and natural treasures available in Florida. Paintings feature scenes of fishing, beach going, horse racing, annual celebrations, and more.
The Seminole and the Everglades
The Everglades is a region of tropical wetlands that occupies the southern portion of Florida. The Seminole nation emerged out of the groups of Native American's. Artists from the early 19th century on have found the visual characteristics of the people and the land compelling subjects for artwork.
Florida Weather
Florida is known for weather that changes with uncanny speed. Sun, rain, wind, clouds, storms, and fog all play a part in what the artists sees and wants to capture. Experience a myriad of Florida weather in just one day.
Volusia County
The Volusia County gallery contains paintings with the county as the subject. Volusia County has encouraged both well-known and less-known artists to portray the environments and people from the county from the last quarter of the 19th century and on.
Florida Postcards and Brochures: Sunshine State Tourism in the Early to Mid-20th Century
Florida history told through the postcards and attraction brochures of the first half of the 20th century.
"The Latest News from Florida": Wood Engravings from 19th Century Periodicals
Wood engravings from 19th century illustrated magazines and journals documenting events in the remote land of Florida - a state that few northerners knew a lot about or would ever visit.
Attention to Detail: Architectural Arts and Design from the Collection
This exhibition brings to light beautiful hand-drawn sketches and watercolors together with prints and design additions such as mirrors and fire mantelpieces from the collection that were all a part of the design aesthetic from the Renaissance on in Europe.
Spiritual Quests: Sculpture by Joan Baliker
Inspiration figures from around the world featured in bronze and oil on canvas in this homage to spirituality and leaders of faiths from across the world.
Milestones in Aviation: From the Collection of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
A journey spanning many decades and eras throughout aviation history as we explore how aviation technology has propelled us to new heights.
The Legacy of Abstraction: Late 20th Century Paintings
Focused primarily on artists with strong Florida ties, this exhibition of large-scale contemporary paintings pays testament to the lasting legacy of mid 20th century American and European Abstraction.
Fun in the Sun
This exhibition consists of over 30 works from the collection that represent Floridians and tourists enjoying the events, activities, and natural treasures available in Florida. Paintings feature scenes of fishing, beach going, horse racing, annual celebrations, and more.
The Seminole and the Everglades
The Everglades is a region of tropical wetlands that occupies the southern portion of Florida. The Seminole nation emerged out of the groups of Native American's. Artists from the early 19th century on have found the visual characteristics of the people and the land compelling subjects for artwork.
Florida Weather
Florida is known for weather that changes with uncanny speed. Sun, rain, wind, clouds, storms, and fog all play a part in what the artists sees and wants to capture. Experience a myriad of Florida weather in just one day.
Volusia County
The Volusia County gallery contains paintings with the county as the subject. Volusia County has encouraged both well-known and less-known artists to portray the environments and people from the county from the last quarter of the 19th century and on.
Florida Postcards and Brochures: Sunshine State Tourism in the Early to Mid-20th Century
Florida history told through the postcards and attraction brochures of the first half of the 20th century.
"The Latest News from Florida": Wood Engravings from 19th Century Periodicals
Wood engravings from 19th century illustrated magazines and journals documenting events in the remote land of Florida - a state that few northerners knew a lot about or would ever visit.
Attention to Detail: Architectural Arts and Design from the Collection
This exhibition brings to light beautiful hand-drawn sketches and watercolors together with prints and design additions such as mirrors and fire mantelpieces from the collection that were all a part of the design aesthetic from the Renaissance on in Europe.
Spiritual Quests: Sculpture by Joan Baliker
Inspiration figures from around the world featured in bronze and oil on canvas in this homage to spirituality and leaders of faiths from across the world.
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Christmas began to be celebrated during the 3rd century in Europe after church officials appointed December 25th Jesus of Nazareth’s birthday. The actual birthdate of Jesus is unknown and as such the church officials choose the date of an already popular holiday, Saturnalia. Saturnalia was a Roman holiday that was dedicated to Saturn, the Roman god of agriculture and the harvest... Read More
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