December Art Listings

The Art Center Gallery

  • Featured artists include Mary Atwood, Cookie Davis, Denise-Sawyer-Johnson Lawrence Walden and Lynn Wehrmann


Butterfield Garage Art Gallery

  • “Holiday Gifts” Group Show


The Corner Gallery at The Jessie

  • Roosevelt Watson III: “Tabano’s Tempo: Standing Room Only,” through Feb. 1


Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

  • “Deborah Robert: I’m,” through Dec. 4
  • “Frieseke in Florida: Memories of Jacksonville in the 1880s,” through Jan. 1
  • “The Age of Armor: Treasures from the Higgins Armory Collection at the Worcester Art Museum,” through Jan. 22
  • “Jacksonville’s Norman Studios,” through Jan. 31


Flagler College

  • Erin Kendrick: “The Hotelsmen,” through Dec. 2, Crisp-Ellert Art Museum


Florida State College

  • Student Holiday Celebration, through Dec. 6, South Campus Gallery
  • Kent Campus Student Holiday Celebration, through Dec. 6, Kent Campus Gallery
  • “Elena Øhlander: Journey to the West East,” through Dec. 8, The Gallery at Deerwood Center


Haskell Gallery at Jacksonville International Airport


HiIlary Whitaker Gallery

  • Works by Carmelo Blanding, John Bunker, Hillary Butler, Dennis Campay, Page Jones Davis, Marissa Decinque, Christina Foard, Jennifer JL Jones and others



Jacksonville Main Library

  • “What’s on Your Table?” through Jan. 5, First Floor Gallery


Jacksonville University

  • ”Bill Davis: No Dark in Sight,” virtual exhibition
  • “Kristin Skees: Close Knit,” virtual exhibition


Lightner Museum

  • “Bouke de Vries: War and Pieces,” through Dec. 31


MOCA Jacksonville 

  • Project Atrium: Milagros, Dec. 9-April 9
  • “Art With a Heart: What Lifts You Up,” through Jan. 8
  • “FIFTY: An Alumni Exhibition,” through Feb. 12
  • “Shervone Neckles: Bless This House,” through March 5
  • “Don’t Blame It on Zen: The Way of John Cage & Friends,” through May 7


Museum of Science and History

  • Arts Infusion ImagiNclusion, MOSH Lobby
  • Works by Princess Simpson Rashid, MOSH Creation Station


NoCo Center

  • “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience,” through Feb. 26


Ritz Theatre & Museum

  • “Through Our Eyes: Female Led Legacies,” through Jan. 9
    • “Lift Ev’ry Voice,” permanent collection


Stellers Gallery

  • Works by Eileen Corse, Jim Draper, Fallon Pepper, C. Ford Riley, Alice Williams, MacTruque and Jeff Foxworthy (yes, that Jeff Foxworthy)


University of North Florida

  • Senior Exhibit, Dec. 8-Jan. 20, UNF Gallery of Art and Lufrano Intercultural Gallery


The Vault at 1930

  • Works by Ellen Diamond, David Engdahl, Dolf James, Ed Hall, Ed Malesky, William McMahan and others


Yellow House

  • “Sit in Stand Up,” virtual exhibition
  • “Still Not About a Hotdog and a Coke,” virtual exhibition
  • “Magic, Mirth, and Mortality: Musings on Black Motherhood,” virtual exhibition



Art Walk: Dec. 7

Downtown Jacksonville lights up the first Wednesday of the month with art by local artists at hubs in James Weldon Johnson Park, The Jessie and Vagabond Flea at VyStar Tower from 5–9 p.m. Visitors can also enjoy live music, food trucks, street performers, free admission to MOCA and complimentary rides on JTA’s Skyway.


Fernandina Beach Arts Market: Dec. 9 and 23

Amelia Island’s premier arts and crafts market comes alive the second and fourth Saturday of every month from 9 a.m.–1 p.m.


Riverside Arts Market: Dec. 2,9, 16, 23, 30

Artists, artisans and makers display their original paintings, jewelry, photographs, prints and other handcrafted items every Saturday—rain or shine—from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Riverside Avenue underneath the canopy of the Fuller Warren Bridge.


St. Augustine First Friday Artwalk: Dec. 2

The first Friday of every month (hence the clever name) more than 30 galleries around the Oldest City open their doors from 5–9 p.m. for visitors to browse exhibits and interact with artists. A complimentary trolley service provides transportation between downtown venues.