Every October, the cultural season rekindles with the advent of Sarasota’s International Arts Festival. The Ringling Museum’s tranquil 66 acre waterfront comes alive with four days of cutting-edge innovation… be it music, theatre, dance and the visual arts.

Click: HERE for the events schedule and ticket purchasing.

Executive Director, Steven High stated the following:

“As an emerging center for the practice, study and presentation of contemporary art, the Art of Our Time, the Ringling Museum is taking bold steps to bring to Southwest Florida innovative, edgy, and dynamic works created by artists that are shaping trends in contemporary art.  RIAF is a community celebration where audiences have the opportunity to experience the best artistic talent in the world.”