February 21, 2016 @ 1:00 pm

Art Exhibition VERNACULAR ART FROM THE GADSDEN ARTS CENTER, Presenting Sponsor: Dr. Tony & Patti Leisner

February 21 – May 15, 2016

This travelling exhibition of 37 works featuring noted self-taught artists from the Southeastern United States includes Thornton Dial, Sr., Mose Tolliver, Ruby C. Williams, Mary Proctor, Purvis Young, and 16 other artists who work in a variety of media from painting to sculpture and assemblage.

Vernacular Art from the Gadsden Arts Center is organized by the Gadsden Arts Center, Quincy, Florida. This exhibition was made possible in part by Dr. Lou and Mrs. Calynne Hill, Dr. Jim and Mrs. Betty Ann Rodgers, and the Gadsden Arts Endowment Trust, Inc.


Art Exhibition FLORIDA INSPIRED 2016

February 21 – May 15, 2016

Florida Inspired 2016 is the inaugural museum event of Inspired Artist Studios at PARC, Inc. This exhibition features new work by emerging artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities from the PARC program, St. Petersburg, Florida. It invites audiences to participate in a visual dialogue with their own visual statement inspired by the artists’ work. Art courtesy of PARC, Inc.