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Ongoing Exhibits

Visions of Florida : Perspectives on the Sunshine State


A mixed-media exhibition that includes work by artists that live and work in the 27th state. (more…)

Artistic Legacy : The Story of Arthur I. Appleton


Ever wondered where the Appleton Museum of Art got its name, or how the museum found a home in Ocala? Stroll through the history of the Appleton Family and the museum to learn all about Marion County's cultural gem. (more…)

Current Exhibits

A Breeze Through Fertile Gardens : Paintings and Drawings by Andrew M. Grant

July 10 -  November 7, 2021

Andrew Grant’s paintings are inspired by the four elements; earth, air, fire and water. His current work explores how women interact with these elements, using the idea and symbolism of a garden to tie the concepts together. His representational works integrate surrealism, myth and legend to depict women in meditative states that invite the viewer into the narrative. (more…)

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Heart of the Horse : Photographs by Juliet van Otteren

October 9, 2021 -  April 24, 2022

Forty black and white photographs of horses that reflect the beauty and complexity of these exquisite animals. (more…)

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Alison Saar : Works from the Permanent Collection

March 30, 2021 -  January 2, 2022

This exhibition of printed works from the permanent collection by internationally acclaimed artist Alison Saar incorporate both spiritual and political themes. Not one to shy away from difficult subjects, Saar commonly explores topics such as race, historical biases and gender, challenging viewers in exciting ways, describing her work as "refined savagery." (more…)

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