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.

For additional information about exhibits and viewing times at the Rao Musunuru, M.D. Art Gallery, please call 727-816-3231.

Exhibit schedule

Fusion Exhibit schedule

Yellow-Crowned Night Heron, by Barbara CraigYellow-Crowned Night Heron, by Barbara Craig

What Lies Beneath

by Kurt Holyoke
A deconstruction of everyday images and the use of bold vibrant colors combine with philosophy to command a new perspective.
October 7–28, 2015

Building Hope for the Hungry
Special Display
Local clubs, organizations and corporations will design and build structures made from canned food.
November 2–6, 2015

Return to the Water’s Edge
by Melissa Miller-Nece
Moments of awe and wonder come alive in colored pencil with photo crisp clarity that captures the transformational effects of water.
November 4–December 15, 2015

Fort Mose: Colonial America’s Black Fortress of Freedom
produced by the Florida Museum of Natural History
Buried for 150 years on a remote Florida marsh, America’s first legally sanctioned free black community comes to life in this traveling exhibit.
January 6–February 10, 2016

Suggs, Swepson, and Mack: A Collaboration Exhibition of Photography, Sculpture & Ceramics
by artists: Robert Suggs, Photographer; Arnold Swepson, Earth Art Sculpturist; and David Mack, Claymaker
A shared assembly of photographs, animal figure teapots and sculptures converge into a remarkable, fluid, artistic expression.
February 17–March 23, 2016

Artists in Residence
Presented by PHSC Students of the Arts
PHSC students display their independent achievements and diverse talents in photography, painting and much more.
March 30–May 11, 2016

Seventh 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.
May 18–August 3, 2016


The 2015-2016 exhibit season promises to be exciting and culturally enriching.