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On the eve of the Tampa Museum of Art’s 100th anniversary in 2020, an exhibition featuring 100 works will highlight the museum's collecting history and mission.see current exhibitions
Sacred Diagrams: Haitian Vodou Flags from the Gessen Collection examines the tradition and artistry of Haitian Vodou flags.see current exhibitions
White Gold is an immersive installation by artist Thomas Sayre (American, b. 1950) that depicts a cotton-filled Southern landscape, expressing the beauty and tragedy of our agricultural traditions.see current exhibitions
Ranging from prehistoric pottery and sculpture to Roman marble sculpture and terracotta, the exhibition includes a fine assortment of Greek and South Italian black-figure and red-figure vases.see current exhibitions
Leo Villareal (American, b. 1967)
Sky Tampa, 2010
Light emitting diodes, Mac Mini, circuitry, Custom software and aluminum.
Tampa Museum of Art. Museum purchase. Additional funds provided by Friends of the Museum and the Raymond James Gasparilla Festival of the Arts, Inc. in celebration of its 40th Anniversary. Support for the purchase of LED lights was made possible in part with funds from the City of Tampa’s Public Art Program 2010.001. Photographer: Richard Barnes, ©Richard Barnes.© 2010 Leo Villareal. All rights reserved.
Jaume Plensa (Spanish, b. 1955)
Laura with Bun, 2014
© Jaume Plensa. Courtesy Galerie Lelong, New York
Photo: Courtesy Skip O’Rourke/Tampa Bay Times