Enjoy learning about the major themes, artists, and their artworks included in the VBMA’s exhibitions with a variety of speakers and programs.

Art Talk
Chamber Music Series

For any in-person programs, Museum will be adhering to social distancing guidelines and regulations set forth by local and state officials and the CDC. Please note: program dates, times and formats may be subject to change.

Ticket sales support ongoing educational programs at the VBMA. All sales are final.

To register, click the links below, or contact:
Ellyn Giordano, Registrar: egiordano@verobeachmuseum.org; (772) 231-0707, ext. 116
Denise Giannino, Public Programs Manager: dgiannino@vbmuseum.org; (772) 231-0707, ext. 139

Art Talk

Join VBMA education staff and docents from the comfort of your home for an in-depth focus on select artworks from special exhibitions and the permanent collection. This program will take place on the third Wednesday of each month via Zoom. Zoom presentations will include 45-60 minutes of careful looking and discussion.

Art Talk will be presented via Zoom, so be sure to familiarize yourself with this format: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206618765-Zoom-Video-Tutorials.

FREE for members and non-members
Space is limited; registration is required.

Wednesday, May 19 | 12pm | May Flowers
Calling all botanists! Come see how artists incorporate flowers and plants to tell a narrative.


Wednesday, June 16 | 12pm | June Bugs
Discover the intersection of art and insects!


Wednesday, July 21 | 12pm | Under Wraps: Christo and Jeanne-Claude
Learn about highlights from the exhibition A Tribute to Christo and Jeanne-Claude: The Tom Golden Collection.


Wednesday, August 18 | 12pm | Redefining Art: Christo and Jeann- Claude
Participate in an examination of the category-defying artwork of Christo and Jeanne-Claude in the exhibition A Tribute to Christo and Jeanne-Claude: The Tom Golden Collection.


Wednesday, September 15 | 12pm | Ethos and Pathos in Sculpture
Join a discussion of the human form in three-dimensional art from the VBMA’s collection.


Additional support: Ernest Hazel III Endowment, Jean Johnson Endowment for Docent Programs

Joseph Stella, Joy of Living, 1940, Oil on canvas, 43 x 34 in., Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Athena Society, 2018.4

Christo, Ponte Sante’Angelo, Wrapped-Project for Rome, 1989, Collage hand drawn, broadcloth, twine, tape, charcoal, pencil, prismacolor, ebony and jet black. The Tom Golden Collection, The Museum of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa, CA, 2001.51.51

Hanneke Beaumont, Bronze #56, Bronze and patinated steel, 2/8, Museum Purchase with funds provided by the Athena Society, 2009.004

Chamber Music Series

The fourteenth season of the Vero Beach Museum of Art and the Atlantic Classical Orchestra’s celebrated partnership begins in January 2022. Keep your calendar open for live music at the VBMA with The Atlantic Classical Orchestra Chamber Music Series.

Sunday, January 16 | 3pm, Leonhardt Auditorium
Sunday, February 6 | 3pm, Leonhardt Auditorium
Sunday March 6 | 3pm, Leonhardt Auditorium


David Amado