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The interactive traveling art exhibit “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience” is scheduled Sept. 16 to Nov. 16 in Downtown Jacksonville.

Former First Baptist auditorium could stay a venue after 'Beyond Van Gogh' exhibit

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

The interactive traveling art exhibit “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience” is scheduled Sept. 16 to Nov. 16 in Downtown Jacksonville.

“Beyond Van Gogh" will be in the former First Baptist Church auditorium at 119 W. Beaver St.

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

“Beyond Van Gogh" will be in the former First Baptist Church auditorium at 119 W. Beaver St.

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Contractor The Opus Group removed pew seating for 5,000; upgraded the auditorium’s air conditioning, internet, security and bathrooms; added 3 feet of flooring; and made other improvements to prepare for the exhibit.

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

Contractor The Opus Group removed pew seating for 5,000; upgraded the auditorium’s air conditioning, internet, security and bathrooms; added 3 feet of flooring; and made other improvements to prepare for the exhibit.

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

Workers prepare the interior of the former First Baptist Church of Jacksonville’s main auditorium for the “Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience.” (Provided by Corner Lot)

JWB Real Estate Capital and Corner Lot bought these two properties in the North Core of Downtown Jacksonville. (Google)

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

JWB Real Estate Capital and Corner Lot bought these two properties in the North Core of Downtown Jacksonville. (Google)

Vincent Van Gogh was a Dutch Post-Impressionist painter best-known for "The Starry Night."

Thursday, Sep. 8, 2022 |

Vincent Van Gogh was a Dutch Post-Impressionist painter best-known for "The Starry Night."

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