Featured Exhibition


Southern Exposure

Portraits of a Changing Landscape

May 16, 2015 – August 30, 2015

In Time We Shall Know Ourselves

Photographs by Raymond Smith

April 25, 2015 – August 30, 2015

Project Atrium: Angela Glajcar

In the Atrium Gallery

March 28, 2015 – June 28, 2015


In the UNF Gallery at MOCA

May 2, 2015 – August 30, 2015

Art Aviators Exhibition

In the Florida Blue Education Gallery

April 4, 2015 – August 16, 2015

Upcoming Events

ArtCamp@MOCA Open House
  • Attend our open house to learn more about ArtCamp@MOCA, meet all of the educators, see the classrooms, and participate in an art activity.

  • Sunday, May 31 • Noon-2 p.m.
Regions Sunday: May 31
  • Regions cardholders receive free admission to MOCA Jacksonville on Sundays to enjoy exhibitions on multiple floors.

  • Sunday, May 31 • Noon-5 p.m.
ArtFusion: June 3
  • ArtFusion provides a creative and inspiring environment for children to work with their parents or adult caregivers. Led by a professional art educator, ArtFusion enriches children’s creative minds through hands-on projects related to the Permanent Collection or the current Featured Exhibition. ArtFusion takes place in one of MOCA Jacksonville’s fifth floor classrooms during Downtown Art Walk on the first Wednesday of each month.

  • Wednesday, June 3 • 5–8 p.m.
Free Art Walk: June
  • First Wednesday Art Walk is an ever-changing free event that features more than forty downtown venues which display works by a wide variety of visual artists. MOCA Jacksonville, an Art Walk anchor site, hosts special guests, and always a surprise or two.

  • Wednesday, June 3 • 5-9 p.m.
Canary in the Coalmine Concert: Members’ Reception
  • Join us for a members’ reception before the concert by Americana-folk band Canary in the Coalmine. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres while mingling with the band members, then buy a specialty Southern cocktail to take into the theater for the concert. Don’t forget to take a tour of Southern Exposure. Make a reservation for dinner at Café Nola afterward.

  • Thursday, June 4 • 6-7 p.m.
Canary in the Coalmine Concert
  • Join us for a festive concert with renowned regional band Canary in the Coalmine. Based in Jacksonville, this eclectic group of talented musicians specializes in Americana-folk music with haunting qualities that perfectly complement Southern Exposure. Café Nola serves specialty Southern cocktails beforehand and dinner after the show. Make a reservation for dinner at Café Nola before or after the program.

  • Thursday, June 4 • 7-8 p.m.
FIS/FNF Free Thursday Evenings: June 4
  • MOCA Jacksonville partners with FIS and Fidelity National Financial to provide free Thursday evening admission and tours throughout 2015. This free evening allows a far greater number of community members to experience MOCA Jacksonville’s formidable exhibitions, take part in its inventive programming, and get to know FIS and FNF as sponsors of one of Jacksonville’s premier cultural landmarks. Join us at 7 p.m. each Thursday for a forty-five-minute tour of the Museum galleries.

  • Thursday, June 4 • 5-9 p.m.
ArtFusion in Hemming Park: June 7
  • This favorite family pastime moves to the outdoors the first Sunday of every month. Join one of MOCA Jacksonville’s professional art educators for ArtFusion in Hemming Park, sponsored by Florida Blue and the park, and participate in a hands-on art-making project inspired by the works in the Museum. Have lunch at Charlie’s Café, play a game of giant chess or checkers, listen to live music, and explore the Imagination Playground—all in Hemming Park. Then head inside MOCA Jacksonville for more fun. Children who take part in ArtFusion in Hemming Park receive free gallery admission that day. Don’t forget to take advantage of Museums on Us the first weekend of each month (free admission for Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders) and Regions Sundays (free admission for Regions Bank cardholders).

  • Sunday, June 7 • noon- 4 p.m.
Bank of America Museums on Us Weekend: June
  • Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders enjoy free MOCA Jacksonville admission the first weekend of each month.

  • June 6-7, 2015
Regions Sunday: June 7
  • Regions cardholders receive free admission to MOCA Jacksonville on Sundays to enjoy exhibitions on multiple floors.

  • Sunday, June 7 • Noon-5 p.m.