Upcoming at the Appleton


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Patrick Dougherty, Stickwork
Artist Talk
Thursday, February 18, 6 p.m.

Stop by to see Patrick Dougherty's Stickwork in progress. The artist will give a talk on past projects, as well as his process and inspiration behind the Appleton’s Stickwork sculpture. *This lecture was previously scheduled for Feb. 11 but due to scheduling conflicts, is now on Feb. 18.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information on this project, click here.


Paradise Park

Paradise Park Remembered: Photographs by Bruce Mozert and Others
Exhibition Talk
Saturday, February 20, 1-3 p.m.

Cynthia Wilson-Graham, co-author of the recently published "Remembering Paradise Park: Tourism and Segregation at Silver Springs," will give a talk on the history of Paradise Park, hosted by Marion County Black Archives.

This free event is open to the public and will be held at Howard Middle School, located at 1655 NW 10th Street. Following the exhibition talk at Howard, there will be free tour of the exhibition led by Wilson-Graham at the Appleton, 3:30 p.m.

Funding for this program was provided through a grant from the Florida Humanities Council with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this exhibition do not necessarily represent those of the Florida Humanities Council or the National Endowment for the Humanities.


Paradise Park

Artful Dining: All About Tea
Saturday, March 5
Noon-2 p.m.

Join us for "All About Tea," the first event in our ARTFUL Dining 2016 fundraising series! Spend your afternoon at the Appleton celebrating both the exotic and traditional sides of tea. Hosts Sharon Cooper and Gwynn Pealer invite you to sip a variety of teas provided by Chelsea Coffee Company, learning about tea origins and flavor profiles, while enjoying an assortment of finger sandwiches, tea cookies and cakes. Featured artwork includes jewelry by Juan Carlos Cahue and contemporary pottery by Frank DiGangi.

Ticket sales benefit the Appleton Museum of Art's exhibitions and educational programming, as does a percentage of artwork sales.

$35 Museum Members
$45 Nonmembers

Guests must register in advance by contacting Joyce Orme at 352-291-4455, ext. 1834 or ormej@cf.edu. For a full listing of ARTFUL Dining events, click here.