Upcoming Exhibitions

Women Made: Female Artists  from the Permanent Collection                                           Women Made: Female Artists from the Permanent Collection

August 12 - October 7, 2017

This exhibition highlights works from the Permanent Collection by 20th-century women artists including internationally recognized figures like Miriam Schapiro, Kathe Kollwitz, and Louise Nevelson and well known Central Florida artists like Ellen Plankey, Susan Martin, and Nancy Strange Seib.

Providing an overview of modern art movements, these works span the stylistic spectrum from Realism to Abstract Expressionism from photography to sculpture.

Image credit: Marisol Escobar (1930-2016), Untitled, silkscreen. Foosaner Art Museum, F.I.T.

 

The History of Space PhotographyThe History of Space Photography

October 14, 2017 - January 6, 2018

This exhibition presents and explains the extraordinary variety of important historic, modern, and contemporary space photographs that have been made since the development of the photography in the first half of the19th century. Images of deep space from great observatories around the world are included. In addition, many photographs from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and other institutions’ exploration of the solar system are represented, as well as a history of satellite photographs of our planet and the revolutionary discoveries these represent.  

Image credit: View of the Rub'al Khali desert, satellite photo, (NASA/GSFC/METI/ERSDAC/JAROS, and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team).