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.
"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.
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.
Volusia County
Scenes from Volusia County and the importance of art schools and art venues in the development of culture within the county.
Ethereal: The Art of Riitta Klint
In the best tradition of Modernism, the works of Riitta Klint evoke feeling, atmosphere and mystery and achieve an elegance only matched in nature.
John Wilton: A Graphic Approach - Four Decades Under the Florida Sun
This exhibition focuses on John Wilton's multiple print series including Seaquest, a pop-inspired look at the abundant life on Florida's reefs.
Shimmer and Lace: The Art of Candace Knapp
An exhibit of work by Tampa Bay-based artist Candace Knapp who paints brilliant water scenes and surface reflections capturing the beauty of Florida's coasts, natural springs, and waterways.
Fresh Off the Easel: Watercolors by Frank Spino
An exhibit showcasing work by one of our area's most accomplished watercolorists, Frank Spino.
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.
"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.
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.
Volusia County
Scenes from Volusia County and the importance of art schools and art venues in the development of culture within the county.
Ethereal: The Art of Riitta Klint
In the best tradition of Modernism, the works of Riitta Klint evoke feeling, atmosphere and mystery and achieve an elegance only matched in nature.
John Wilton: A Graphic Approach - Four Decades Under the Florida Sun
This exhibition focuses on John Wilton's multiple print series including Seaquest, a pop-inspired look at the abundant life on Florida's reefs.
Shimmer and Lace: The Art of Candace Knapp
An exhibit of work by Tampa Bay-based artist Candace Knapp who paints brilliant water scenes and surface reflections capturing the beauty of Florida's coasts, natural springs, and waterways.
Fresh Off the Easel: Watercolors by Frank Spino
An exhibit showcasing work by one of our area's most accomplished watercolorists, Frank Spino.
MOAS Blog
A Q&A between Ruth Grim, Chief Curator and Gary R. Libby Curator of Art at the Museum of Arts & Sciences and artist, John Wilton who is featured in the exhibition, John Wilton: A Graphic Approach, Four Decades Under the Florida Sun on display November 27, 2020 through February 7, 2021. Read More
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2020 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.