Through May 4 – Jenny Adler’s Illusions Exhibit – Jenny Adler presents Illusions at MOSH in support of Cultural Fusion’s 2015 Year of the River. The exhibit, on display in the lobby, focuses on the theme of illusions and the water. The photos and accompanying text panels blend science and art to raise awareness about Florida’s fragile springs and water sources.
Through June 30 – Sculptures by Jim Smith – Work by local artist Jim Smith is currently being featured on MOSH’s second floor. The sculptures were commissioned in complement to La Caroline: Jacksonville’s Rock Opera which made its debut at MOSH last fall. The sculptures were created using specific colors, textures and shapes to depict individual characters from the original production. This display is part of the Arts Infusion Program at MOSH which showcases work by local artists in support of the Museum’s mission to inspire the joy of lifelong learning by bringing to life the sciences and regional history. Thank you to Regions Bank for its sponsorship of visual art throughout the Museum.
Through August 30 – John Moran’s Springs Eternal: Florida’s Fragile Fountains of Youth – John Moran’s widely regarded photography exhibit, Springs Eternal, is on display at MOSH. The exhibit chronicles the story of Florida springs by juxtaposing several sets of graphic then-and-now photographs detailing the state of decline of many of our waterways. Springs Eternal and corollary programming is presented in partnership with the St. Johns River Alliance. The exhibit is presented in collaboration with Cultural Fusion’s 2015 Year of the River.
Fridays – $5 Fridays – Every Friday, come to MOSH to enjoy $5 admission and extended hours. The Museum is open late ‘til 8 p.m. (Note: Additional discounts or coupons are not permitted.)