2011 Exhibitions


Scenes From The South: American Art From The Collection of James Fuller

December 3, 2011 - January 15, 2012

Presented are landscapes of the Southern U.S. as painted by some of America's finest artists.

 


Katharine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen

November 19, 2011 - January 22, 2012

From Kent State University Museum, this exhibition showcases an extensive collection of the screen legend's performance clothes, which include stage and film costumes spanning Katharine Hepburn's six-decade career as well as apparel she wore for publicity purposes. Presented in part by Macy's.

 

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A Dickens' Christmas

November 19 - December 31, 2011

A portion of the many holiday decorations and ornaments the Urbans have collected over the years.

 


Painted Poetry: The Landscapes of Jackie Schindehette

October 1 - November 20, 2011

A long-standing member of Ocala's arts community, Jackie Schindehette presents 35 of her finest landscape paintings that capture Florida's natural beauty in all seasons of the year.

 


Tradition/Innovation: American Masterpieces of Southern Craft & Traditional Art

October 1 - November 6, 2011

On exhibit are the works of 30 master craftspeople and traditional artists from the South. This exhibition is a project of South Arts and funded in part by the National Endowment for the Arts."

 


New York's World Trade Centers Steel Beam

September 11 - October 11, 2011


RECENT ACQUISITIONS

June 18, 2011 - September 25, 2011

View examples of the newest works of art that has been added to the Appleton's world class collection of art, artifacts and antiquities.

 

"Superman Puzzle" by Ummarid "Tony" Eitharong


HEALING HEART: Witness the Healing Power of Art

August 21, 2011 - September 18, 2011

Coordinated by The Centers and the Marion County Mental Wellness Coalition, this powerful exhibition expresses through art the emotions and real life challenges people face every day. Presented are more than 100 pieces of art created by individuals who are receiving treatment for mental health and substance abuse disorders, trauma, autism, bereavement, Alzheimer's and dementia.

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"Fixing Me"


SILENT FRONTIER: ICONS OF MONTANA'S EARLY SETTLEMENTS

April 9, 2011 - June 12, 2011

An exhibition of 55 black-and-white photographs by Richard Buswell showing abandoned barns, tools and farm equipment that captures the nostalgia of earlier times.

 

"Carriage Seats" by Dr. Richard Buswell


OUT WEST: THE ART OF THEODORE WADDELL

April 9, 2011 - June 12, 2011

Forty paintings of Montana's horses, cattle and ranch landscapes by award-winning artist Theodore Waddell.

 

"Beaverhead Paints" by Theodore Waddell


Pan Magazine

Pan Magazine: A Graphic Arts Time Capsule of Avant Garde Europe, 1895-1900

Jan. 29, 2011 - April 10, 2011

View 80 art nouveau prints that were published in this popular late 19th century German arts and literary magazine.


Recent Works by Ummarid 'Tony' Eitharong

Beyond Soho: The Abstractions of Michael Fellerman

Jan. 1, 2011 - March 27, 2011

View 47 examples of late 20th century American abstraction by New York artist Michael Fellerman.


Recent Works by Ummarid 'Tony' Eitharong

VISIONS OF THE GULF: PAINTINGS BY CHRISTOPHER STILL AND PHOTOGRAPHS BY CARLTON WARD JR.

Jan. 22, 2011 - March 20, 2011

More than 50 paintings of Florida’s waterways and natural environs by Florida Artist Hall of Fame inductee Christopher Still. Exhibition includes a selection of the finest works by noted wildlife photographer and conservationist Carlton Ward Jr.