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OMAM held its ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

OMAM celebrates ribbon-cutting for its $4 million renovation

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

OMAM held its ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

The Ormond Memorial Art Museum and Gardens celebrated its ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

The Ormond Memorial Art Museum and Gardens celebrated its ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

The Mainland High School Air Force Junior ROTC present the colors at OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

The Mainland High School Air Force Junior ROTC present the colors at OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

OMAM Board President Lisa Perry welcomes attendees to OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

OMAM Board President Lisa Perry welcomes attendees to OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Ormond Beach Mayor Bill Partington speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Ormond Beach Mayor Bill Partington speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Pat Northey, representing Volusia County's ECHO program, speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Pat Northey, representing Volusia County's ECHO program, speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Museum renovation Campaign Chair Nancy Lohman speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Museum renovation Campaign Chair Nancy Lohman speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Philanthropist Lowell Lohman is recognized for his $1 million donation for the museum's renovation during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Philanthropist Lowell Lohman is recognized for his $1 million donation for the museum's renovation during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Sherry Graffagnino of Molto Bella Boutique presents the Vietri that will be gifted to all of the project's donors. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Sherry Graffagnino of Molto Bella Boutique presents the Vietri that will be gifted to all of the project's donors. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Sherry Graffagnino of Molto Bella Boutique shows the donors' gift: a custom Vietri platter. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Sherry Graffagnino of Molto Bella Boutique shows the donors' gift: a custom Vietri platter. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Museum renovation project Campaign Co-Chair Ann Burt speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Museum renovation project Campaign Co-Chair Ann Burt speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Dr. Larry Slade, a veteran, speaks about the museum's past during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Dr. Larry Slade, a veteran, speaks about the museum's past during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Executive Committee Member Kathy Crotty speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Executive Committee Member Kathy Crotty speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Former Museum Director Susan Richmond speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Former Museum Director Susan Richmond speaks during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Lowell and Nancy Lohman smile at each other during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Lowell and Nancy Lohman smile at each other during OMAM's ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

OMAM Board President Lisa Perry presents the Lohmans with a glass portrait by local artist Rose Holly. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

OMAM Board President Lisa Perry presents the Lohmans with a glass portrait by local artist Rose Holly. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Ormond Beach City Commissioner Susan Persis and OMAM Board of Directors Vice President Sherry Gailey cut the ribbon during the ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Ormond Beach City Commissioner Susan Persis and OMAM Board of Directors Vice President Sherry Gailey cut the ribbon during the ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

People walk through OMAM's renovated museum galleries. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

People walk through OMAM's renovated museum galleries. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

City Commissioner Susan Persis and and her husband School Board member Carl Persis inside the new galleries at OMAM. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

City Commissioner Susan Persis and and her husband School Board member Carl Persis inside the new galleries at OMAM. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Dr. Larry Slade contemplates a piece by Malcolm Fraser inside the renovated OMAM gallery space. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Dr. Larry Slade contemplates a piece by Malcolm Fraser inside the renovated OMAM gallery space. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Ormond Beach City Commissioner Troy Kent waves up to the rooftop from the gardens. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Ormond Beach City Commissioner Troy Kent waves up to the rooftop from the gardens. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

OMAM now has a rooftop space, available for private rentals. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

OMAM now has a rooftop space, available for private rentals. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

The Crotty Family poses for a photo near the Crotty Family bar in the museum's rooftop. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

The Crotty Family poses for a photo near the Crotty Family bar in the museum's rooftop. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Locke and Ann Burt, both major donors of the project, enjoy the museum's new rooftop. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Locke and Ann Burt, both major donors of the project, enjoy the museum's new rooftop. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Volunteers Ellen Orfinger and Muriel Wesley enjoy the festivities after the ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Volunteers Ellen Orfinger and Muriel Wesley enjoy the festivities after the ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, May 9. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

A father and daughter stare up at the donor wall inside the museum. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

A father and daughter stare up at the donor wall inside the museum. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Former Museum Director Susan Richmond and her successor, Stephanie Mason-Teague. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

Former Museum Director Susan Richmond and her successor, Stephanie Mason-Teague. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

The renovation of the Ormond Memorial Art Museum and Gardens cost $4 million. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 |

The renovation of the Ormond Memorial Art Museum and Gardens cost $4 million. Photo by Jarleene Almenas

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