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Talks & Tea: Afternoons at the Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens

Oct

17

Talks & Tea offers opportunities for both social and mental connections to the artwork at the Museum, combined with delicious refreshments in a comfortable setting. Once a month, an art historian, artist, or other expert facilitates informational and educational discussions on a variety of topics related to the Museum’s Permanent Collection and special exhibitions. This […]

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DOCENT HIGHLIGHT: CAROLYN RANKIN

Jun

16

We love celebrating our Docent Corps and all of their hard work at the Museum. Meet Carolyn Rankin, another member of the Corps who dedicates countless hours at the Museum to further the mission of “Engaging and Inspiring through Arts, Gardens and Education In the words of Carolyn… “I joined the Docent program in 1995 […]

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LIFT: THONY AIUPPY

Jun

07

Written by: Julie Thieman, Marketing Intern Thony Aiuppy is a contributing Artist for LIFT: Contemporary Expression of The African American Experience which presents a modern response to Jacksonville’s African American Heritage, while using the lyrics to James Weldon Johnson and John Rosamond Johnson’s Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing as inspiration. Thony Aiuppy received a Bachelor of Arts in Painting and Drawing […]

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LIFT: CONTEMPORARY EXPRESSIONS OF THE AFRICAN AMERICAN EXPERIENCE

Jun

03

Written by: Julie Thieman, Marketing Intern LIFT: Contemporary Expressions of the African American Experience presents a modern response to Jacksonville’s African American Heritage. Using the original lyrics to Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing as inspiration, a song written by Jacksonville natives James Weldon Johnson and John Rosamond Johnson, artists Thony Aiuppy, Glendia Cooper, Ingrid Damiani, Overstreet Ducasse, Dustin […]

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Kids Free November Scavenger Hunt

Nov

04

HOW TO COMPLETE THIS ACTIVITY While exploring the Museum, keep an eye out for the following animals in artwork from the permanent collection. You can use your phone or print the page out at home.  Good luck!

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October Adult Classes

Oct

02

Written by Erin Keith, Marketing Intern The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens is proud to provide many educational opportunities for visitors of all ages. Adult classes are for those aged 16 years and above, and include both hands on and historical interaction with art. Art Fundamentals: Printmaking and Art Fundamentals: Acrylic Painting are two […]

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