Boca exhibition, Science Museum, Mounts garden
It’s May, and that means it’s time to celebrate MOSAIC (Month of Shows, Art, Ideas & Culture) at The Palm Beaches!
The Palm Beach County Cultural Council, the official arts and culture support agency here in Florida’s cultural capital, is here to help you with three deals for the coming week.
To learn more about the offerings below, as well as all the other exciting ways to experience MOSAIC in May, visit mosaicpbc.com today. Check each organization’s website for COVID-19 security protocols and guidelines.
Excellent exhibit at the Boca Raton Art Museum
“Foreign art” is a term that loosely applies to works created by artists who are not formally trained or, in some cases, self-taught. This genre of work has been celebrated by museums for decades as a distinct but complementary contrast to the fine art we all know and love. On display until September 5, the Boca Raton Museum of Art celebrates the State of the Sun’s version of art brut during its exhibition “An irresistible urge to create: the collection of art brut of the Monroe family of the Monroe family ”. Go ahead and enjoy it!
“An irresistible desire to create”: The Monroe Family Collection of Florida Outsider Art: »On display until September 5. Admission is $ 12 for adults, $ 10 for seniors, and free for students (with valid ID), children, and museum members. Until May 31, visitors to MOSAIC can enjoy adult or senior admission. Boca Raton Art Museum, 501 Plaza Real, Boca Raton. Info: 561-392-2500 or www.bocamuseum.org.
Save on science!
What better way to cultivate a better world than to inspire the younger generation to explore the wonders of science? You and your family can enjoy an educational adventure day in West Palm Beach at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium. Until the end of May, the center is offering to buy one adult entrance and one free child entrance as part of MOSAIC – so go ahead!
South Florida Science Center and Aquarium: Offer available until May 31. Buy $ 17.95 adult admission, get free child admission. South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, 4801 Dreher Trail North, West Palm Beach. Info: 561-832-1988 or www.sfsciencecenter.org.
Discover the majesty of the monts botanical garden
Everyone needs time to take stock of their life, to readjust and find peace in the little moments that so rarely happen to us. Take the first step and surround yourself with one of Florida’s most natural forms of culture – horticulture – along the winding paths of Mounts Botanical Garden in West Palm Beach. As part of its MOSAICC celebration in May, the garden is offering to buy one, get one free entry… so bring a friend!
Monts botanical garden: Offer available until May 31. Regular admission is $ 10 for adults and $ 5 for children ages 5 to 12. Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. Info: 561-233-1757 or www.mounts.org.