It's a Sensational Summer at the Museum of Fine Arts, 255 Beach Drive NE, St. Petersburg. For more information on any of the following programs, or other events and exhibits coming up at the museum, go to www.mfastpete.org.
The Pitmen Painters
Through August 14, 2016
MFA and American Stage partner once again during the current production of The Pittman Painters. Click HERE for a special MFA member rate for the show. Use promo code PAINT online, over the phone or in person at their box office and receive 20% off the price for up to 2 tickets.
Simmer & Sift Series
6 pm Wednesday, July 27, 2016
This month's chef demonstration features Kelly Debor, Slate Door Brew Managing Partner and Pastry Chef, with special musical performance by The Johnny Zoom Hi-Fi Show. Limited tickets remain, so reserve today through this link. Event sponsored by AARP Florida.
Saturday, July 30, 2016
Bring a camera for a hands-on workshop from 1-4 pm inspired by the current exhibition: Harold Edgerton: What the Eye Can't See. Limited availability; $65 for Friends of Photography or Morean Arts Center Members, $95 for all others. To reserve, call the Morean Art Center at (727) 822-7872.
DTSP Summer Cinema Series
7 pm Sunday, July 31, 2016
CinemaSquatch, Sunscreen Film Festival and indyoh present the DTSP (Downtown St. Petersburg) Summer Cinema Series. Sunday's film is on the north lawn of the MFA. Bring your furry friends and "Bark in the Park" to watch Best in Show.
From the Heart: Folk Art on Paper
Opens August 6, 2016
This exhibition will highlight some colorful and diverse pieces from the MFA collection, including important works by artists such as Bill Traylor and Dilmus Hall.