Apr
5
Fri
Focus Friday @ Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Focus Friday

12:00 p.m.
Made in Florida Gallery at LRMA
Included with admission


For this enriching program, LRMA’s knowledgeable docents research a new or seldom-seen artwork from the museum’s permanent collection and then present their findings to the public on first Fridays from February through May and September through November. Each piece remains on view until the next is unveiled.

April 5
• Spring has sprung! We will showcase Flower Series by Donald Sultan, a series of four screenprints.
• Docent presenter: Candy Hennessy

May 3
• In honor of Mother’s Day, this month’s presentation will feature a drawing titled Mother and Child by French artist (and muse to Picasso) Françoise Gilot.
• Docent presenter: Carol Zino


This program is supported in loving memory of Dr. Marcia Makris.

Apr
8
Mon
LRMA Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon @ Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

LRMA Volunteer Appreciation Lunch

Noon, Challenge of Modern Art Gallery, RSVP by April 3: (727) 712-5762

In honor of National Volunteer Month, LRMA is pleased to honor its valuable volunteers with a recognition and appreciation lunch and program. These dedicated men and women perform a variety of important functions at the museum and many have served dutifully for a decade or more. We greatly appreciate and are thankful for their time, support and expertise, and we hope to see them on April 8.

All volunteers, from individuals serving on the Board of Directors to those working behind the scenes in the Curatorial department, are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Apr
14
Sun
Gallery Talks with artists Nathan Beard, Akiko Kotani, and Rob Tarbell @ Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Discover and appreciate the unique special exhibition at LRMA, UNEXPECTED: Art by Alternative Means featuring Nathan Beard, Akiko Kotani, and Rob Tarbell for an exclusive talk with the featured artists! Beard, Kotani, and Tarbell will talk about their innovative techniques and offer a glimpse into the thought processes behind their art.

UNEXPECTED Gallery Talks

 

This event is included with admission, free for SPC Students/Staff/Faculty with ID.

Apr
19
Fri
SPC Spring Holiday – Museum OPEN (Museum offices closed)
Apr 19 – Apr 20 all-day

The museum will open regular hours on Friday, April 19 through Saturday, April 20, 2019.

Apr
21
Sun
Museum Closed
Apr 21 all-day

The museum will be closed on Sunday, April 21, 2019.

Apr
24
Wed
Leap into Art at Leepa-Rattner!
Apr 24 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Leap into Art at Leepa-Rattner! 

3:30 p.m.
Challenge of Modern Art Gallery
Included with admission
 (free for children)


Great for ages 4-8, this program features books about art read by the Head of Youth Services at Palm Harbor Library, Marisa Steuer. LRMA’s Education Assistant, Nina Rivera, leads a related art activity.

April’s theme is Lines of the World and the books are:

  • Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson
  • Brush of the Gods by Lenore Look
  • Lines that Wiggle by Candace Whitman
May
3
Fri
Focus Friday @ Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art
May 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Focus Friday

12:00 p.m.
Made in Florida Gallery at LRMA
Included with admission


For this enriching program, LRMA’s knowledgeable docents research a new or seldom-seen artwork from the museum’s permanent collection and then present their findings to the public on first Fridays from February through May and September through November. Each piece remains on view until the next is unveiled.

April 5
• Spring has sprung! We will showcase Flower Series by Donald Sultan, a series of four screenprints.
• Docent presenter: Candy Hennessy

May 3
• In honor of Mother’s Day, this month’s presentation will feature a drawing titled Mother and Child by French artist (and muse to Picasso) Françoise Gilot.
• Docent presenter: Carol Zino


This program is supported in loving memory of Dr. Marcia Makris.

May
22
Wed
Leap into Art at Leepa-Rattner!
May 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Leap into Art at Leepa-Rattner! 

3:30 p.m.
Challenge of Modern Art Gallery
Included with admission
 (free for children)

Great for ages 4-8, this program features books about art, read by Marisa Steuer, Head of Youth Services at Palm Harbor Library. LRMA’s Education Department, leads a related art activity. May’s theme is The Sky’s the Limit and the books are Metal Man by Aaron Reynolds, Building on Nature: The Life of Antoni Gaudi by Lenore Look, and The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires

May
27
Mon
Memorial Day (Museum Closed)
May 27 all-day

Museum is closed in observance of Memorial Day.

Jun
22
Sat
Members’ Preview Reception for “Comin’ Back to Me: The Music and Spirit of ’69” -A Tribute to Marty Balin @ Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Preview the the special exhibition Comin’ Back to Me: The Music and Spirit of ’69 and enjoy music, a selection of beverages and hors d’oeurvres, and special programming at 6:30 p.m. Dress in 1960s and get groovy with us!

Event is free for LRMA Members; $10 for non-members

RSVP by June 14 to (727) 712-5762 or at the Visitor Services Desk

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