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University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum

http://www.ira.usf.edu/

Categories: Attraction, Arts center

Admission: No charge to visit museum, $5 parking permit required.

More in this neighborhood: University Area

The USF Contemporary Art Museum opened its current facility next to the USF College of the Arts in 1989. The museum has presented exhibitions of contemporary art from Florida, the United States and around the world, including Africa, Europe, and Latin America. Changing exhibitions are designed to introduce students, faculty and the community to current cultural trends. On display: David Claerbout: A solo exhibition of video installations and drawings by the Belgian artist. Through Oct. 28.
 
USFCAM maintains the university’s art collection, comprised of more than 5,000 art works. There are exceptional holdings in graphics and sculptures by internationally acclaimed artists, such as Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Rauschenberg and James Rosenquist, who have worked at USF’s Graphicstudio. Contemporary photography and African art are also important areas of the collection.
 

Regular hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 1-4 p.m. Saturday. The museum is closed from Christmas Eve through New Year's Day.

Events at University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum

David Claerbout
Thursday, October 5, 2017 6:00pm
Curator's Tour
Thursday, October 12, 2017 12:00pm
Exhibition Tour
Thursday, October 26, 2017 6:00pm
Student Showcase

James Rosenquist: Tampa
Thursday, November 16, 2017 6:00pm
Publlic Art Walking Tour
Saturday, October 14, 2017 10:30am

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