Special Current Exhibits
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.
"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.
Art and Science: The Paintings of James Vredevoogd
Relying on scientifc theory, literature, and philosophy, the paintings by James Vredevoogd are as beautiful as they are enigmatic and invite the viewer to "read" his narratives on canvas.
Brett Weston: Significant Details
An exhibit that focuses on Weston's close-up photography, featuring 42 photographs spanning nearly 60 years.
Shutters on the Battlefield: An Intimate Look at Photography in WWII
Snapshots from a private local colletion that provide unique views into WWII, often by those who fought it.
Modern Aspirations: Art Deco from the Collection
This exhibition brings paintings, sculpture, graphic, and decorative arts together from the collection to look at the many ways the style of art deco manifested itself in Western culture nearly 100 years ago.
Small World: Three Centuries of Childhood in the MOAS Collection
An exhibition highlighting children in everyday life through paintings, prints, and objects in the MOAS collection.
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.
"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.
Art and Science: The Paintings of James Vredevoogd
Relying on scientifc theory, literature, and philosophy, the paintings by James Vredevoogd are as beautiful as they are enigmatic and invite the viewer to "read" his narratives on canvas.
Brett Weston: Significant Details
An exhibit that focuses on Weston's close-up photography, featuring 42 photographs spanning nearly 60 years.
Shutters on the Battlefield: An Intimate Look at Photography in WWII
Snapshots from a private local colletion that provide unique views into WWII, often by those who fought it.
Modern Aspirations: Art Deco from the Collection
This exhibition brings paintings, sculpture, graphic, and decorative arts together from the collection to look at the many ways the style of art deco manifested itself in Western culture nearly 100 years ago.
Small World: Three Centuries of Childhood in the MOAS Collection
An exhibition highlighting children in everyday life through paintings, prints, and objects in the MOAS collection.
MOAS Blog
A special event will delight night sky observers this summer: the opposition of Mars. Opposition is sort of a fancy way of saying that Mars will be on the opposite side of the Earth from the Sun, so we will have an alignment of the three objects in space. Oppositions with Mars happen very regularly and frequently, about once every 2 years (or 780 Earth days to be exact)... Read More
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