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Special Summer Solstice Yoga Session

We welcome you to join us for a special Summer Solstice Yoga session from 8–9 am as we celebrate the second installation of Tempus volat, hora fugit by Christian Sampson.

This second installation of Tempus volat, hora fugit brings additional color to the Conservatory, as Sampson focuses not just on the wall of water-facing east windows, but grows his artwork to encompass windows on the south and west sides of the buildings, allowing for a geometric flooding of colored light from multiple angles. The Summer Solstice marks the first astronomical day of summer in Earth’s northern hemisphere. It is the longest day of the year, when the sun reaches its highest altitude. Sampson has focused on the clerestory windows on the south side of the Conservatory, drawing the eye to the top reaches of the Museum’s architecture.

We will have a relaxing morning of stretching, breathing, meditation, and mindfulness. This “Yoga for All” class, taught by Latreca Ali, is designed for every age and skill set. No previous yoga experience is necessary. Participants are encouraged to move at their own pace and skill set. 

Bring a mat or towel. Participants must sign a waiver to participate. Please plan to arrive early as the class will begin promptly at 8 am. Space is limited, so sign-up early to guarantee your spot!


*Please note, this special yoga session is not part of our Summer Yoga Package.
Museum admission not included. 


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Yoga at the MFA is part of our Picture of Health initiative. Picture of Health is a multifaceted program examining integrated concepts of various concepts of health across space and time, using our collection as a point of departure. The program cultivates an integrated exploration of health—cognitive, physical, physiological, emotional, civic, intellectual and spiritual with the goal of fostering wellbeing in our community.


Picture of Health at the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg

Event Details

June 21, 2023

8–9 am

Museum of Fine Arts – Conservatory

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