Opening April 2, 2020 & running to September 4, 2020 during Museum hours, Colorful Explorations is an inspirational exhibition of the study of colors showcased in an array of mediums from abstract forms and hand-painted collages. Exhibition created by celebrated Bridgeport Artist Tina Sommers.

Colorful Explorations – Opening Postponed, Date TBD

Exhibition by Tina Sommers

Where:  Barnum Museum, 820 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT

When: Thursday, April 2 – September 4, 2020, during regular Museum public hours and during special programs

Barnum Museum Members free – Non-Members $5.00 suggested

Colorful Explorations is an art exhibit featuring selected works of The Tina Sommers Collection. The exhibition is a visual narrative about the study of colors, showcased in an array of mediums, from abstract forms and hand-painted collages, to digital photography. Tina’s works capture the essence and spirit of a destination through the play of light, hues and patterns that exclaim each location’s uniqueness. A visual storyteller, reflecting color and character, inspires others to discover joy in the beauty around them.

Tina Sommers







“Color is my love story… paired with a passion for travel.
It is the fuel that inspires me, when journeying locally or globally.”  -Tina Sommers

About the Artist
Tina is an award-winning photographer, art director and design professional who inspires and communicates with audiences as a visual storyteller. A graduate of Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), she was awarded the 2016 SCAD Alumni Atelier Artist Ambassadorship. Her work has been recognized by Travel + Leisure, Abercrombie & Kent, Tablet Hotels, Marriott’s MOXY Hotel, Milan, Connecticut Art Directors Club and City Lights Gallery. She is currently a Global Influencer Panelist with Travel + Leisure, and a member of the American Institute for Graphic Arts (AIGA), New York Chapter.