The Practice of Optimism: Sculpture by Federico Uribe

253 Barcelona Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
The Practice of Optimism: Sculpture by Federico UribeANSG Studio - Ann Norton's Studio
November 20, 2019 to February 2, 2020
Recurring daily
See all dates
Jan 22, 2020
Jan 23, 2020
Jan 24, 2020
Jan 25, 2020
Jan 26, 2020
Jan 27, 2020
Jan 28, 2020
Jan 29, 2020
Jan 30, 2020
Jan 31, 2020
Feb 1, 2020
Feb 2, 2020
    • Arts & Culture Events

In partnership with Adelson Cavalier Galleries, Palm Beach Modern + Contemporary, and the Perry J. Cohen Foundation

Born in Colombia and Miami based, Uribe’s work is whimsical and leaves the viewer with a memory of humor, beauty and love. He creates sculptures that speak to human and animal existence using the neglected beauty of simple objects in daily use. Uribe will create and curate a special exhibition for ANSG using recycled materials from the ocean in partnership with the Perry J. Cohen Foundation with smaller works in the gallery. Uribe’s work has become prominent in the United States over the past decade. His artwork has been collected by and featured in multiple museums around North and South America, rapidly becoming some of the most sought-after contemporary art around the world. In this past year alone, Uribe’s work has been shown in Europe including the 2019 Venice Biennale, Asia, and widely across the United States. His exhibition at the Woodson Art Museum (Wisconsin) broke attendance records, and his new installation at the Brooks Museum (Memphis, TN) is on track to achieve the same attendance.

Exhibition runs Wednesdays through Sundays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Master Garden Talks are available at 10 a.m. on Wednesdays. Exhibition Tours are available at 11 a.m. on Wednesdays and 2 p.m. on Sundays.

Coming to this event? Let's find a place to stay.

See Places to Stay

  • Attractions
    • Family-Friendly
    • On-Site Restaurant/Food Vendor
    • Outdoor Picnic Area
    • Parking Available
    • Restrooms On-Site
    • Tours Available
  • Event Venues
    • Catering Off-Site
    • Contact Phone #: (561) 832-5328
    • Event Coordinator On-Site
    • Payment Methods Accepted: Cash,Check,American Express,MasterCard,Visa
    • Reception Capacity: 175
    • Seating Capacity: 175
    • Valet Parking
  • Hours
    • Friday: 10am - 4pm
    • Monday: Closed
    • Saturday: 10am - 4pm
    • Sunday: 10am - 4pm
    • Thursday: 10am - 4pm
    • Tuesday: Closed
    • Wednesday: 10am - 4pm
Start Date