Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery encourages us to discover a different view of our world and to make art a part of our everyday life. This dynamic gallery presents various art forms including ceramicists, illustrators, painters, photographers, printmakers, and sculptors throughout the year.
The 1,000-square-foot exhibition space was designed to maximize the beauty of displayed works of art, optimally showcasing each exhibit with the natural light that floods the area. The Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery is located within the Alric C.T. Pottberg Library on the West Campus in New Port Richey.
All exhibits are presented at no charge to the public.
Gallery Hours of Operation
Monday–Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Closed on Fridays during summer)
For additional information about exhibits and viewing times at the Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery, please call 727-816-3231.
2016-2017 Exhibit Schedule
Partners with the Earth
Artists: Evie Harper, sculptor
Julie Komenda, painter
Sculptor Evie Harper joins painter Julie Komenda in a journey to better understand the earth displaying works from their series, “Life Beyond Ours” and “Earth, Air, Fire, Water.”
Aug. 24–Oct. 26, 2016
Presented by: PHSC Manufacturing, Mechanical, Engineering and Drafting and Design Students
PHSC students, alumni and industry partners display 2D and 3D art, many designed as part of the curriculum in courses such as drafting and design, engineering technology, welding, industrial applications, and more.
Nov. 2–Dec. 13, 2016
Together, We CAN Help
Local clubs and organizations will design and build structures made from canned food.
November 7–10, 2016
Escher & Tessellation
Artist: M.C. Escher
Gallery visitors will experience the works of Dutch graphic artist M.C. Escher (1898-1972), most famous for his ‘impossible constructions’ and explorations of infinity and paradox.
Jan. 11–Feb. 22, 2017
Artist: Margaret Schnebly Hodge
Award winning Florida artist Margaret Schnebly Hodge explores the interplay of line, mark, and color as conversation, as sound, and as metaphors for the underlying energy and elements of all things physical and perceived.
March 1–April 19, 2017
Artistic Articulation: a student showcase
Presented by: PHSC Students of the Arts
Visitors will experience completed works from past and present art students, using photography, drawing and mixed media.
April 26–May 31, 2017
Eighth Annual Faculty & Staff Summer Art Show
Join us on a fascinating, creative journey with the talented PHSC faculty and staff as they display their creative best in show.
June 7–Aug. 9, 2017
The 2016-2017 exhibit season promises to be exciting and culturally enriching.