Special Current Exhibits
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.
Upstairs, Downstairs: Porcelain and Pewter Decorative Arts from the Collection
This exhibition shows the everyday objects that helped define upper class and working-class lives.
'Twas the Night Before Christmas
Fifteen of the most non-traditional and exciting 21st century published versions of the illustrated poem by award-winning artists.
Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen
An exhibit featuring Katharine Hepburn's performance and screen costumes along with vintage posters, playbills, photos, and other Hepburn-related artifacts.
Cut Up / Cut Out
An exhibition of national and international artists who explore the captivating methods of decorative piercing and cutting, using a wide range of media.
Gone Fishin'
This exhibition emphasizes Florida's reputation for being one of the greatest sport fishing areas in the world. From locals with simple cane poles to celebrities on yachts decked out for challenging sailfish and tarpon.
WE NEVER LEFT
This exhibition focuses on Native American artists who are descendants of the indigenous peoples who survived and continue to thrive in some portion of their Southeastern homelands despite most of their populations being relocated in the 19th Century.
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.
Upstairs, Downstairs: Porcelain and Pewter Decorative Arts from the Collection
This exhibition shows the everyday objects that helped define upper class and working-class lives.
'Twas the Night Before Christmas
Fifteen of the most non-traditional and exciting 21st century published versions of the illustrated poem by award-winning artists.
Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen
An exhibit featuring Katharine Hepburn's performance and screen costumes along with vintage posters, playbills, photos, and other Hepburn-related artifacts.
Cut Up / Cut Out
An exhibition of national and international artists who explore the captivating methods of decorative piercing and cutting, using a wide range of media.
Gone Fishin'
This exhibition emphasizes Florida's reputation for being one of the greatest sport fishing areas in the world. From locals with simple cane poles to celebrities on yachts decked out for challenging sailfish and tarpon.
WE NEVER LEFT
This exhibition focuses on Native American artists who are descendants of the indigenous peoples who survived and continue to thrive in some portion of their Southeastern homelands despite most of their populations being relocated in the 19th Century.
MOAS Blog
2019 will usher in a new celebration of science fiction in the MOAS Planetarium. We are excited to bring a series of influential sci-fi motion pictures to our dome, taking advantage of the unique and intimate layout of the Planetarium facility. The Planetarium will not only allow us to project and display the movies in a novel way, we will also take an opportunity to use our digital universe to hold a Q&A about the realities... Read More
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2019 Exhibit Sponsors
Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.