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Tallahassee Museum to display ‘Ernest M. Lee: A Retrospective’ exhibit Feb. 8-July 9

February 8 @ 9:00 am - July 9 @ 5:00 pm

The Tallahassee Museum warmly invites you to a new exhibit, “Ernest M. Lee: A Retrospective in the Phipps Exhibit Gallery Feb. 8 – July 9, 2024.

An opening reception with refreshments and light hors d’oeuvres will be held on Thursday, Feb. 8, 2024, from 5-8 p.m. at the museum located at 3945 Museum Drive in Tallahassee, 32310.

Ernest Lee, an award-winning artist from Raleigh, NC, who lived in North Central Florida for 20 years prior to his death in 2021, used his application of vigorous and colorful impasto brush work to fill his canvases with rich stories from across Florida’s history. Often called “Florida’s Van Gogh,” his love for painting and those he met along the way lives on in his works today. The Tallahassee Museum is excited to present a large body of his artwork from all phases of his career. The museum is open 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m.–5 p.m. on Sunday.

Details

Start:
February 8 @ 9:00 am
End:
July 9 @ 5:00 pm
Website:
https://tallahasseemuseum.org/exhibits/phipps-exhibit-gallery/

Organizer

Tallahassee Museum
Phone:
850-575-8684
Website:
https://tallahasseemuseum.org

Venue

Tallahassee Museum
3945 Museum Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32310 United States
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Phone:
850-575-8684
Website:
https://tallahasseemuseum.org