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Portfolio Building: Drawing

Nov

10

NOVEMBER 22 | PORTFOLIO BUILDING: DRAWING Saturday | 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Members $20 per session, Non-members $25 per session This class is for students 13 and up who are interested in building their portfolio by creating work within a given theme or method in a range of dry and wet media. Instructor Matthew Patterson will help students […]

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Dinner and a Movie: Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Nov

07

NOVEMBER 21 | DINNER AND A MOVIE: BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S Friday | 6 p.m. (dinner) 8 p.m. (movie) Members and Non-Members $20 Click HERE to make your reservation for the movie online or call 904.899.6038. Come make a Friday night of it at the Cummer with a delicious prix fixe meal from The Café (optional, separate from […]

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Art Adventure: The Sculptures of Chaim Gross!

Nov

03

NOVEMBER 15 | ART ADVENTURE: THE SCULPTURES OF CHAIM GROSS Saturday | 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Members $10, Non-members $15 Students will create abstract figurative sculptures based on their visit to the newly installed works of Chaim Gross in The Cummer’s J. Wayne and Delores Barr Weaver Community Sculpture Garden & Plaza. Join us the […]

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Help Enrich the Lives of Children in Nassau County!

Oct

30

Help Cummer Cummelia send 800 Nassau County third graders to the Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens for a wonderful introduction to the world of art….

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Art Fundamentals: Acrylic Painting

Oct

30

NOVEMBER 5, 12, 19, DECEMBER 3, 10,  17 | ART FUNDAMENTALS: ACRYLIC PAINTING Wednesdays | 1 to 4:30 p.m. Members $170, Non-members $190, Active Docents $85 Ages 16 and up Instructor Allison Watson introduces painting to beginning students and strengthens the skills of intermediate painters. Learn composition for landscape and still life, color theory, and […]

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All Together: The Sculpture of Chaim Gross

Oct

29

American sculptor Chaim Gross (1904 – 91) is renowned for his figurative direct carvings in wood from the first half of the 20th century. In the mid-1950s, however, he began to make large-scale bronzes that enabled him to shift from the solid massing of his carvings to a more open, linear style. From 1957 through the 1980s, Gross created more than 300 bronze works that range in scale from miniatures to life-size portraits to large-scale public works. Today approximately 100 of these bronzes are…

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