Upcoming Exhibitions

Woman-Made: Female Artists from the Foosaner Collection                                           Woman-Made: Female Artists from the Foosaner Collection

August 12 - October 7, 2017

This exhibition highlights works by 20th-century women artists including internationally recognized figures and well known Central Florida artists.

Providing an overview of modern art movements, Woman-Made spans the stylistic spectrum from Realism to Abstract Expressionism from photography to sculpture.

 

Image credit: Isabel Bishop, Afternoon Conversation, 1934. Drawing; ink, ink wash, and graphite on paper 6.5 x 8.75 inches, 92.2.5. Purchased through funds from Aid for the Arts. Collection of 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 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).

Tony Robbin: A RetrospectiveTony Robbin: A Retrospective

January 13 – March 17, 2018

This exhibition presents works by Tony Robbin, a founding member of the Pattern and Decoration Movement and an artist who has been exploring the depiction of four-dimensional objects and spatial configurations with paintings and sculptures for the past 35 years.

Robbin has had more than 25 solo exhibitions of his paintings and sculptures since his debut at the Whitney Museum of American Art in 1974, and has been included in more than 100 group exhibitions in 12 countries.

Image credit: Tony Robbin, detail, 2008-O-1, 2008. Oil on canvas, 56 x 70 inches. Photo courtesy of the artist.