A Classical Conversation: Jack Hill and Edson Campos

July 20, 2021 to October 3, 2021

Classical form and beauty come to life with this dual perspective exhibition showcasing the Florida-based talents of Jack Hill and Edson Campos. This modern and sometimes surrealist take on the human body executed in a graceful and hyper realistic manner, allude to the classical inspirations of each artist, respectively.

Albin Polasek: Destiny Fulfilled

October 26, 2021 to December 5, 2021

In celebration of the museum’s 60th anniversary in 2021, this exhibition will delve into the work and legacy of internationally renowned Czech American sculptor Albin Polasek (1879-1965). Rarely seen paintings, sculpture, and ephemera from the museum’s archives will illustrate the creative process of a master sculptor from conception to execution. Polasek won the Prix de Rome competition in 1910, was elected to the National Academy of Design in 1927, and was inducted into the Florida Artists Hall of Fame in 2004.

Impressions of Life: Joza Uprka

December 14, 2021 to April 10, 2022

Introducing the exuberant art of Joža Uprka (1861-1940). Visitors will be swept up into the charming rural scenes in which he documented the vanishing customs and costumes of the Czech and Slovak people at the turn of the 19th Century.