The Goods: Weekend News (03.16.12)

Sarasota Visual Art’s round up of information, upcoming exhibitions, and events. Sanford Biggers, Ringling Museum, George Carr, Christofer Degrér, Crossley Gallery, The Hermitage Artist Retreat, William Pachner,

Featured Visiting Artist: Sanford Biggers

On Friday, March 30, his newest installation will be available to the public at Ringling Museum. Biggers will also be presenting, “Speaking of My Work” in the Ringling College Auditorium (Free and Open to the Public). We were fortunate to have a discussion with him, and are pleased to share it here.

Sanford Biggers
Of Forests and Trees

Closing – March, 16, 2012 This Crossley Gallery exhibition will feature the most recent bodies of work from George Carr and Christofer Degrér.

William Pachner: Works from the 1960s

Ends March 18 – Ninety-seven year old artist William Pachner has been one of the major forces in the development of the Tampa Bay region’s art scene. This exhibition of Pachner’s work focuses on the important decade of the 1960s.

Prize Weekend Includes Free Events with International Arts Leaders

“Our list of winners includes some of the most exciting artists working today. The Hermitage Artist Retreat could not be more proud or excited about this endeavor. We look forward to an amazing weekend and we hope the community will take advantage of this incredible opportunity to meet and hear these extraordinary people.”