Robert L. Forbes Exhibit

Florida is a vast state with diverse regions and locales, with Palm Beach being among the most beloved for its luxury real estate, artistic culture and stunning beachfront landscapes.

Florida is a vast state with diverse regions and locales, with Palm Beach being among the most beloved for its luxury real estate, artistic culture and stunning beachfront landscapes. Individuals from around the globe flock to Palm Beach regularly to either vacation or move into a beautiful property. If you live in Palm Beach or are visiting some time in the next few months, definitely consider heading over to the Mary Alice Children’s Art Gallery for one of the more anticipated exhibits of the year.

If you love children's books, this exhibit is for you. If you love children’s books, this exhibit is for you.

The exhibit opened on Sept. 1 and will run through July 2017, and is titled “Illustrating Words, The Wondrous Fantasy World of Robert L. Forbes and Ronald Searle.”  Forbes is one of the more beloved children’s authors in the world today, writing fantastic poetry and widely considered among the best artists when it comes to whimsy. His partner in crime, in Searle has been a renowned illustrator for years and published in a range of high-profile magazines, newspapers and more throughout the United States and United Kingdom.

The duo’s immense range of work will be on display for the public to enjoy, and while children will certainly be the most pleased with a visit to this exhibit, parents and virtually any individual who enjoys poetry and illustration will get something out of it. There will be 60 works in all, meaning you will want to give yourself some time to peruse the exhibit.

More information regarding admissions and showing times can be found through the Society of the Four Arts main webpage. Whether you are looking for a nice trip to the museum during the day or are a true lover of these artists’ craftsmanship, head on over before this exhibit comes to a close.