On View

My Generation: Young Chinese Artists

June 7 - September 28, 2014

http://tampamuseum.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/chi-pong_lores-print1-wpcf_425x275.jpgChi Peng, Sprinting Forward 4, 2004. C-print, 47 1/4 x 91 1/2 in. (120 x 232.4 cm). © Chi Peng. Courtesy of the artist.
Through a first-ever group exhibition outside of China, experience a glimpse into the new China and the impact that rapid development has had on the lives of the post-Mao generation. Read more.

Poseidon and the Sea: Myth, Cult and Daily Life

June 14 - November 30, 2014

http://tampamuseum.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/poseidon.gifStatue of Poseidon/Neptune. Roman, 1st century A.D. (after Classical Greek original). Marble. Tampa Museum of Art, Joseph Veach Noble Collection 1986.135.
The realm of Poseidon encompassed virtually every aspect of the ancient Mediterranean world, from mythology and cult to daily activities. Each of these domains will be explored in the first major display of classical antiquities to be held at the Tampa Museum of Art. Read more.

Sky (Tampa)


Leo Villareal (American, born 1967) Sky (Tampa) 2010 Light-emitting diodes, Mac Mini, circuitry, custom software, and aluminum
The exterior of the Tampa Museum of Art features programmable LED lights, 45 feet high and 300 feet long, embedded within two-layers of perforated aluminum panels. In daylight, the museum’s façade creates a moiré-like pattern, and in darkness the LED light installation glows with Villarreal’s signature light-coded and hypnotic dance. Read more.