Local favorite 10x10s return with new home at Sarasota Art Museum of Ringling College


On Thursday night, Jan. 26, art lovers, enthusiasts, lifelong learners, and curious minds gathered at Sarasota Art Museum of Ringling College to attend the long-anticipated return of the 10×10 lecture series. The event was sold-out, filling every seat in the Museum’s McGuire Hall.  A local favorite of the Sarasota community that took a two-year hiatus […]

OLLI’s Listening to Women lecture series kicks off at Sarasota Art Museum

This month, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Ringling College begins their six part lecture series, Listening to Women, with, “Optics of Storytelling When Told by Women Journalists of Color,” featuring Sarasota journalists, Mercedes Soler, co-owner of Solmart Media and Renée James Gilmore, executive producer of ABC7’s Empowering Voices. The series hosts 16 women […]

Upcoming exhibition programming and events roll out in 2023 at Ringling College, Sarasota Art Museum, and OLLI

Lino Tagliapietra, Medusa (detail), 2015, blown glass. This work is on display at Ringling College’s Richard and Barbara Basch Gallery; Circles + Spheres, the 14th annual curated exhibition of works from the world-class art glass collection of Richard and Barbara Basch, on view Jan. 9 – Mar. 24, 2023.

It’s a new year, and with it 2023 promises to deliver an exciting new season of exhibition programming, educational courses, and art happenings at Ringling College of Art and Design and beyond. Ringling College Galleries and Exhibitions  Ringling College’s six unique gallery spaces on campus continue with their 2022-23 exhibition season.  “Infrastructure: Connecting Spaces + […]

Ringling College’s top 5 highlights of 2022

2022 has been a banner year for Ringling College students, faculty, and staff. This year’s highlights included an increasingly diverse student body, award-winning and internationally ranked students and academic programs, and world-class exhibition programming. Take a look at some of our favorite accomplishments from 2022, or watch the video below. Ringling College continues upward trajectory […]

Ringling College continues upward trajectory towards pre-eminence

The Ringling College Fall Open House on Oct. 8 brought an estimated 850 people to campus following Hurricane Ian.

Ringling College of Art and Design is thriving. Even throughout the pandemic, and through a decade of art school and college closures throughout the US, Ringling College continues to experience its strongest student enrollment ever. In the 2022-23 academic year, Ringling College welcomed its highest enrollment of all time with a total student headcount of […]

Registration now open for fall 2022 courses at OLLI at Ringling College

Sarasota resident Sandra Moulin will teach a course called “Women of the American Songbook” this fall. Moulin is an actress and pianist.

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Ringling College kicked off the fall 2022 term with an open house this week. Despite the afternoon showers, several dozen members and guests came out to attend the event and learn more about the 50-plus classes that will be offered.  The highlight of the event featured nine different […]