{ January/March 2015 Issue }

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The January/March 2015 edition of On View Magazine is now available
online. Click on the cover above or HERE to view the complete issue.

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{Pg. 10} Colin Finlay: Of Consequence

For the past 25 years, Colin Finlay has documented the human condition, covering war and conflict, disappearing traditions, the environment in both its glory and devastation, genocide, famine, religious pilgrimage, and global cultures. The images presented in this exhibition span the course of Finlay’s career and serve to spread awareness, understanding, and an open dialog surrounding […]

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{Pg. 40} Art in the Garden

Renowned American glass artist, Dale Chihuly, has returned to Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden in Coral Gables to unveil his most extensive garden exhibition to date in Miami as part of Art at Fairchild, the Garden’s seasonal program that invites international artists to display their works throughout the 83-acre tropical oasis. The exhibition, which has been in the planning […]

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{Pg. 56} Lesley Dill: Faith & the Devil

A sculptor, photographer, printmaker, and performance artist, Lesley Dill has spent 20 years exploring the human form, language, and sensory experience. In her work, she uses text as a mode of communication, as a physical subject, and as a symbol by painting it onto bronze sculptures, stitching it into paper, and sculpting it in metal. The […]

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{Pg. 70} Re:Purposed

Trash to treasure…The Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota brings recycling to light in a major exhibition that focuses on the use of cast-off or disposed materials in the creation of new thought-provoking works. Re:Purposed features a selection of work by established artists such as El Anatsui and Nick Cave, in addition to emerging and mid-career artists […]

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{Pg. 82} African American Art Since 1950: Perspectives from the David C. Driskell Center

A rich profusion of great African American artworks, including sculpture, paintings, prints, photography, collage, and mixed media, will be on display at the Polk Museum of Art in Lakeland from March 21, 2015 through June 27, 2015 in a new exhibition that will take visitors on a visual journey through time, exploring the evolution of […]

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{Pg. 96} And Still We Rise: Race, Culture and Visual Conversations

Unrivalled in breadth and scope, together in one sweeping collection, “And Still We Rise: Race, Culture and Visual Conversations” provides an unparalleled multi-voice account of people and events that have marked the evolution of what it means to be Black in America. Using the powerful medium of story quilts, this exhibition narrates nearly four centuries of African […]

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{Pg. 108} American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell

One of the most popular American artists of the past century, Norman Rockwell (1894–1978) worked within the realm of both aesthetics and commerce. An astute visual storyteller and a masterful painter, he chronicled our changing society in the small details and nuanced scenes of ordinary people in everyday life, providing a personalized interpretation—albeit often an idealized […]

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{Pg. 122} On View Destination: The Cici & Hyatt Brown Museum of Art

Opening to the public February 8, 2015, an innovative expansion to the Museum of Arts & Sciences in Daytona Beach will be the new permanent home for the Cici and Hyatt Brown collection of more than 2,600 paintings of Florida. The unprecedented collection is the most extensive collection of Florida art anywhere in the world. “This is a chance for […]

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