Nov
16
Sat
Spirits and Their Stories: LRMA and Cycadia Cemetery Tour @ Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art
Nov 16 @ 11:00 am

Spirits and their stories

Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art and Cycadia Cemetery Tour

 

The Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art and the Tarpon Springs Area Historical Society have partnered to offer an intriguing, double-venue program inspired by the Museum’s special exhibition Deborah Masters: Spirits and ALTARed States: From The Collection.

Spirits and Their Stories begins at the Museum with a Curator’s Tour of the special exhibitions, continues with a light lunch at the Museum, and ends at Cycadia Cemetery for a walking tour led by actors portraying historical figures buried there!

Admission includes lunch. Advanced Purchase required by November 13th, 2019. Tickets may be purchased below or through the LRMA Visitor Services Desk.

Cycadia Cemetery is located two miles north of the Museum at 1005 E. Tarpon Ave. Program participants are responsible for transportation to the Cemetery from the Museum. Cemetery parking is limited – carpooling from the Museum is highly encouraged.

 

$15 Adults (18+)

$13 Seniors (62+)

 

Nov
20
Wed
Leap into Art at Leepa-Rattner!
Nov 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 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.

Nov
25
Mon
ABC – Arts, Books, and Community Reading Club
Nov 25 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Love art? Love reading? Then ABC Reading Club is for you!

Join Palm Harbor Library Director Gene Coppola as he leads this bi-monthly art-centered discussion program held at LRMA. You are welcome to bring a lunch and be a part of a lively discussion on art and the book of the month.

November’s book selection is Diane Airbus: A Biography by Patricia Bosworth

(ABC Reading Club is included with admission.)

Dec
6
Fri
Focus Friday! @ Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art
Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

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

Artwork: Syd Solomon, Greentide, 1973, oil on paper

Docent Presenter: Lyn Tebrugge & Nancy Hensel

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.

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

Dec
18
Wed
Leap into Art at Leepa-Rattner!
Dec 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 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.

Jan
24
Fri
Member and Patron Preview: Louisa Chase: What Lies Beneath
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Member and Patron Preview

Louisa Chase: What Lies Beneath

6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Challenge of Modern Art Gallery
FREE for members and patrons, $15 for guests

Join us for the opening of LRMA’s newest exhibition Louisa Chase: What Lies Beneath, a beautiful retrospective of the brilliant contemporary artist.

Jan
26
Sun
Gallery Talk – Louisa Chase: What Lies Beneath
Jan 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Gallery Talk

Louisa Chase: What Lies Beneath

LRMA Galleries

FREE with admission

 

LRMA Curator Christine Renc-Carter will introduce visitors to the museum’s special exhibition. This in-depth gallery talk will illuminate the life and career of one of the most powerful female voices in contemporary art. Renc-Carter will share anecdotes from Chase’s colleagues as well as from her own personal pilgrimage to New York and Baltimore to research the artist. Museum benefactor, Jim Sweeny, an avid art collector and lender of works in the exhibition, will join Renc-Carter and speak about his passion for collecting contemporary fine art prints and the art of self-taught artists. Light refreshments to follow.

Jan
27
Mon
ABC – Art, Books, and Community Reading Club
Jan 27 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

ABC – Art, Books and Community Reading Club

Love art? Love reading? Then ABC Reading Club is for you!

Join Palm Harbor Library Director Gene Coppola as he leads this bi-monthly art-centered discussion program held at LRMA. You are welcome to bring a lunch and be a part of a lively discussion on art and the book of the month.

January’s book selection is Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers by Deborah Heiligman.

(ABC Reading Club is included with admission.)

Jan
29
Wed
Leap into Art at Leepa-Rattner! @ Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art
Jan 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

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

January’s Theme: Growing and Building

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.

Books:

Iggy Peck Architect

First Shapes in Buildings

Apples and Robins

 

Feb
7
Fri
Focus Friday!
Feb 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Focus Friday!

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

Artwork: Mary Proctor, Amazing Grace, 2008, mixed media

Docent Presenter: Barbara Schnipper

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.

This month, in recognition of African-American History Month, LRMA Docent Barbara Schnipper will present on the incredible mixed-media artwork of self-taught artist Mary Proctor.

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

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