Community Galleries

Patricia M. Patten Community Gallery

Located in the Museum’s Hazel Education Wing, the Patten Community Gallery showcases exhibitions of artwork from faculty, students, and local community art organizations.


Cultural Council of Indian River County Member Exhibition
Artists’ Choice: Variety, The Spice of Life
December 8 – January 21, 2024

In collaboration with the Cultural Council of IRC/ Art In Public Places, the VBMA presents the 3rd annual member exhibition in the Patten Community Gallery. This exhibition showcases members’ talents in a variety of media, including acrylic, ceramics, fiber, gouache, jewelry, mixed media, oil, photography, and watercolor.

Judy Burgarella / Andy Burnam / Merana Cadorette / Tony Caruso / Ella Chabot / Diana Farace / Elise Geary Janet Grossarth / Rene Guerin / Gail Lois Jaffe / Marzia Kennedy / Barbara Landry / Lisa Lugo / Joshua McMiller Janvier Miller / Tara Rovani / Mark San Souci / Dorothy Napp Schindel / Yvonne Steere / Lauri Tagliaferro
Mark Wygonik

Museum Art School Faculty Exhibition
January 26 – February 25, 2024
This exhibition will include artworks by the Museum Art School instructors.

Indian River Photo Club Exhibition
March 1 – April 7, 2023
Artworks by Indian River Photo Club members will be displayed in this exhibition.

Indian River County Student Exhibition
April 12 – May 19, 2024
This exhibition will include artworks by Indian River County Middle and High School students.
Click Here to sign up for the Indian River County Student Exhibition

Summer Art Camp Exhibition
June – July, 2024
Artworks created by Summer Art Camp students will be displayed in this weekly exhibition.

The Eggert Children’s Gallery

The Eggert Children’s Gallery features exhibitions of student artwork from schools and organizations serving K-12 Students in Indian River County, including some of the Museum’s community engagement and Museum Art School youth programs.

Upcoming Exhibitions

Vero Beach Masters Academy
October 16 – November 27, 2023

Treasure Coast Elementary
November 27- January 8, 2024

St. Edward’s School
January 16 – February 12, 2024

Fellsmere Elementary
February 20 – March 18, 2024

Citrus Elementary
March 18 – April 15, 2024

Vero Beach Academy
April 22 – May 27, 2023

Summer Art Camp Exhibition
June – July, 2024


Contact to request to schedule your organization’s exhibition in the Patricia M. Patten Community Gallery.
Christina Barber
Museum Art School Manager
Vero Beach Museum of Art
+1 772.231.0707 ext. 139

Contact to request to schedule your school or organization’s exhibition in the Eggert Children’s Gallery.
Jaynilee Peña
Community Access Manager
772.231.0707 ext. 104