Art at Noon

Come enjoy discussions with specialists and artists covering a variety topics related to Sarasota Art Museum’s exhibitions, architecture, and areas of interest.

As this talk will be exploring works in the galleries, there will be standing room only.

Meet in the Wendy G. Surkis & Peppi Elona Lobby.

Art at Noon

Join one of our Art at Noon Talks

Mary Davis Wallace

Mary Davis Wallace

Tuesday, February 20

12 – 1 pm

Free for Members

$20 Not-Yet Members (Includes Museum Admission)

Join Mary Davis Wallace, Public Art Manager City of Sarasota, Florida in discussion about public art in Sarasota.

Rangsook Yoon, Photo: Daniel Perales

Rangsook Yoon

Tuesday, March 19

12 – 1 pm

Free for Members

$20 Not-Yet Members (Includes Museum Admission)

Join Rangsook Yoon, Senior Curator at Sarasota Art Museum in a discussion about our Impact: Contemporary Artists at the Hermitage Artist Retreat exhibition in our second-floor galleries.

Vicky Randall

Tuesday, April 16

12 – 1 pm

Free for Members

$20 Not-Yet Members (Includes Museum Admission)

Join Vicky Randall, Sculptor and Professor at Ringling College of Art and Design, in a discussion about the Impact: Contemporary Artists at the Hermitage Artist Retreat exhibition in our second-floor galleries.

Jeff Schwartz

Tuesday, May 21

12 – 1 pm

Free for Members

$20 Not-Yet Members (Includes Museum Admission)

Join Jeff Schwartz, Dean of Undergraduate Studies/Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs at Ringling College of Art and Design, in a discussion about The Truth of the Night Sky: Anne Patterson and Patrick Harlin exhibition in our third-floor galleries.

V Shearer 1 _ Nancy Guth Photography

Virginia Shearer

Tuesday, July 16

12 – 1 pm

Free for Members

$20 Not-Yet Members (Includes Museum Admission)

Come enjoy discussions with specialists and artists covering a variety topics related to Sarasota Art Museum’s exhibitions, architecture, and areas of interest.
Join Virginia Shearer in discussion about our current exhibitions.

As this talk will be exploring works in the galleries, there will be standing room only.

Skyway Art at Noon - August

Art At Noon with Skyway Artists

Tuesday, August 20

12 – 1 pm

Free for Members

$20 Not-Yet Members (Includes Museum Admission)
2nd Floor Galleries

Join us for a special talk with Kim Anderson, Sue Havens, Dominique Labauvie, Roger Clay Palmer, and Herion Park, some of the 14 artists selected for Sarasota Art Museum’s presentation of Skyway 2024: A Contemporary Collaboration, the triennial exhibition that unites artists and five art museums across the Tampa Bay area. These artists will share insights about their work on display, artistic practices, and processes while guiding guests through the exhibition in our second-floor galleries.

Skyway Art at Noon - October

Art At Noon with Skyway Artists

Tuesday, September 17

12 – 1 pm

Free for Members

$20 Not-Yet Members (Includes Museum Admission)
2nd Floor Galleries

Join us for a special talk with Tatiana Mesa Paján, Gabriel Ramos, Eszter Sziksz, Rob Tarbell, and Willow Wells, some of the 14 artists selected for Sarasota Art Museum’s presentation of Skyway 2024: A Contemporary Collaboration, the triennial exhibition that unites artists and five art museums across the Tampa Bay area. These artists will share insights about their work on display, artistic practices, and processes while guiding guests through the exhibition in our second-floor galleries.

Skyway Art at Noon - September

Art At Noon with Skyway Artists

Tuesday, October 15

12 – 1 pm

Free for Members

$20 Not-Yet Members (Includes Museum Admission)
2nd Floor Galleries

Join us for a special talk with Ryan Day, Sam Modder, Jill Taffet, and Kirk Ke Wang, some of the 14 artists selected for Sarasota Art Museum’s presentation of Skyway 2024: A Contemporary Collaboration, the triennial exhibition that unites artists and five art museums across the Tampa Bay area. These artists will share insights about their work on display, artistic practices, and processes while guiding guests through the exhibition in our second-floor galleries. 

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