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Art Adventure: Watercolor Seascape

Dec

08

DECEMBER 20 | ART ADVENTURE: WATERCOLOR SEASCAPE Saturday | 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Members $10, Non-members $15 Students will create their own watercolor paintings in the tradition of British artists featured in the special exhibition from The Cummer’s permanent collection. Join us the third Saturday of each month for studio classes in painting, printmaking, collage and construction […]

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Letter from the Director, Hope McMath

Dec

02

Nudity in art.  The role of museums.  Artistic freedom.  Public funding of arts and culture.  The individual creative voice.  Collective will. These are all topics that have been at the center of a debate in our community that arose from a work currently on display in Angela Strassheim’s exhibition at MOCA Jacksonville.   The media has […]

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Art for Two: Wondrous Watercolor!

Dec

01

DECEMBER 13 | ART FOR TWO: WONDROUS WATERCOLOR Saturday | 10:30 a.m. to Noon Members $15 per pair, Non-Members $20 per pair After exploring the British Watercolors exhibition, students will work with crayons and watercolor paints to create a watercolor seascape. Come make art with your little one and enjoy gallery and Garden visits on the second Saturday […]

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Champagne & Shopping

Nov

30

Join us at the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens for the shopping experience of the season, Champagne & Shopping. Enjoy holiday music and complimentary champagne and appetizers. There are discounts for everyone of 15% on Wednesday and 10% on Thursday, this is in addition to the regular 10% members discount. Champagne and Shopping provides a unique opportunity for you to support the programs and activities of the Cummer Museum…

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Fashion Photography Lecture with Mario Peralta

Nov

28

DECEMBER 9 | FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY LECTURE WITH MARIO PERALTA Tuesday | 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Free, No reservation needed Written by Alsatia Brown, Marketing Intern My mission was to represent the world around me. Now I aim to illustrate the world within me. – Mario Peralta Local fashion photographer, Mario Peralta, will join the Cummer Museum for […]

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British Watercolors

Nov

26

Explore the rich history of British watercolors through works in the Cummer Museum’s permanent collection, recently given by Mr. and Mrs. Terrell Lee Bebout. Although this medium was viewed initially by many as a…

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