DOLLS! DOLLS! DOLLS! Dolls and Where They Live, Florida Craft Art's most recent exhibit. Look for their upcoming Exhibition, At Home With Craft, opening Sept. 7. In it, the gallery will be transformed into a loft style apartment in which every element will be a handcrafted work of art, dishes, furniture, light switches, everything...
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Oct 18, 20, 22
St Pete Opera Presents The Merry Widow
The Palladium Theater Get Tickets

Fri Oct 18 - Sat Oct 26
SHINE MURAL FESTIVAL
Various St. Petersburg Locations
SHINE 2019 MAPS & INFORMATION AT
Shine Central Intermezzo & Baum Ave Market
Oct 19 - 25. See Facebook for more details

Fri Oct 18 -
SHINE 2019 Reveal Emerge 5-11 pm
Station House

Sat Oct 19 -
Old Southeast Artists' Studio Tour
@ Old Southeast St. Petersburg

Sat Oct 19 -
SHINE 2019
BURN: Morean Street Festival 7-10 pm $50/$100
Morean Arts Center

Sun Oct 20 -
SHINE 2019
JR'S INSIDE OUT FILM SCREENING
7-9 pm
@ Intermezzo

Tues Oct 22 -
SHINE 2019
DRAFTS: DRINK & DRAW WITH MORNING BREATH

7-9 pm @ Green Bench Brewing

Sat, Oct 26 -
Halloween Spooktacular Costume Bash
ARTpool Gallery

Sat Oct 26 -
SHINE 2019
GET TRASHED: Surfrider Foundation X Pangeaseed Foundation Beach Cleanup 8 am North Shore Park Beach

Sat Oct 26 -
SHINE 2019
BE SHINY: BIKE SCAVENGER HUNT BY THE BODY ELECTRIC
2-7 pm

Sat Oct 26 -
SHINE 2019
SHINE GRAND FINALE
2 pm - Sunset
28th St S & Fairfield Ave S
INSIDE OUT PROJECT - INDIE FLEA - PANGEASEED ARTIST PANEL - CARMADA
Thu, Nov 14 -
Creative Pinellas 2019 Arts Annual
@ The Gallery at Creative Pinellas

Thu, Nov 14 -
Artist Reception: What lies beyond | Ortiz-Diaz and Young
@ Gallery 221 HCC Dale Mabry

Thu, Nov 14 -
Exquisite Corpse Games 2019 Unveiling
@ Hyatt Place St. Petersburg/Downtown

Sat, Nov 23 & Sun Nov 24 -
CraftArt Festival 2019 10 am - 5 pm
@ Florida CraftArt

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FeaturesCalls To Artists Art EventsGuide to St. Petersburg Museums, Studios, Galleries and Performing Arts

The 2019 Glass Art Society Conference officially came to St. Pete on, Thurs., Mar 28 - Sat Mar. 30, bringing around 1000+ International Glass Artists to the Sunshine City! GAS members have been meeting and sharing ideas at the annual conference since 1971, leading to priceless moments in glass art like this photo of famed artists Stephen Rolfe Powell, Lino Tagliapietra and Dave Walters taken during Tagliapetra's demo at GAS 2010 in Louisville. Read our full story on GAS 2019 here. Look for our new Print Directory, Culture Beauty, a free publication about Art in Tampa Bay. The first issue publishes this Saturday for July Artwalk!




PERFORMING ARTS GROUPS


AMERICAN STAGE THEATRE
63 3rd St N, St. Petersburg 33701
727-823-7529 www.americanstage.org
TICKETS: boxoffice@americanstage.org

Through Sat Nov 3 - Vietgone
Sat Nov 9 - STORY TIME IMPROV All ages comedy
Sun Nov 10 - Behind The Scenes: Silent Sky
Beg. Weds Nov20 - Silent Sky through Sun Dec 22
Sun Dec 15 - Wind In The Willows Tour
Sat Dec 21 - Wind In The Willows Tour
Sat Jan 11 - IMPROV NIGHT
Sun Jan 12 - Behind The Scenes: Skeleton Crew
Beg. Sat Jan 22 - Skeleton Crew through Feb 23.

ST. PETERSBURG OPERA COMPANY
Performances At: Palladium Theater;
253 Fifth Ave N., St. Petersburg; 727-823-2040

stpeteopera.org

Read our preview of the 2019-2020 Season
The St. Pete Opera's 14th Season

Purchase tickets Online Now.

Nov 16 - 29 - Pinocchio at Opera Central (Family Series)
Sat Nov 16 2 pm, Fri Nov 22 2 & 7:30 pm, Sat Nov 23 2 pm, Fri Nov 29 2 pm

Dec 12 - 15, 19-20 - Holiday Sparkle at Opera Central
Thurs Dec 12 7:30 pm, Fri Dec 23 7:30 pm,

Jan 24, 26, 28 - Rigoletto at The Palladium Theatre

Mar 13 & 14 - Creative Collaborations at Opera Central

May 29 & 31; June 2, 5, 7 -
La Fille du Regiment at The Palladium Theatre

July 3, 4, 5 - Pops Spectacular at The Palladium Theatre

Jan 18, May 23 - Broadway Cabaret at Opera Central

ST. PETERSBURG CITY THEATRE
4025 31ST S S, St. Petersburg 33712 727-866-1973
www.sp citytheatre .org

Dec 6 - Dec 15 A Christmas Carol
Fri & Sat 7:30 pm; Sun 2 pm. Tickets avail on website.
Feb. 21 - Mar 1 Mamma Mia The Musical
Fri & Sat 7:30 pm; Sun 2 pm. Tickets avail on website.
Mar. 12 & 13 - Rock of Ages
Thurs & Fri 7 pm. Tickets avail on website.
April 17 - 26 - Sunshine City
Fri & Sat 7:30 pm; Sun 2 pm. Tickets avail on website.

MUSEUMS AND PERFORMING ARTS CENTERS

Chihuly Collection at The Morean Arts Center

720 Central Ave, St Petersburg
727-822-7872 www.moreanartscenter.org
Admission:$19.95. 65+/Military:$17.95. Student $12.95 (6-18/Coll. ID)
5 & Under: Free
A permanent collection of unique work by world-renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly, including large scale installations created specifically for the collection.


Colliseum Ballroom
535 4th Ave N, St. Petersburg 33701, 727- 892-5202 www.stpete.org

Dali Museum
One Dali Boulevard, Saint Petersburg, 800-442-DALI (3254) www.TheDali.org

NOW SHOWING:

Dali Lives
- An AI experience allowing Salvador Dalí to welcome you to the Museum as if he were alive today, sharing observations on current events and shedding light on the motivations behind his artwork Through Dec 31.


ONLINE EXHIBITS:
Dali: Record Mania
Explores Dali's album covers. Through Dec 31.

Dalí Symbols: Discovering Dalí in Book Illustrations (part 1)
The First Part of the Life and Achievements of the Renowned Don Quixote de la Mancha Curated by Abigail Wunderle and Shaina Harkness

Dalí Symbols: Discovering Dalí in Book Illustrations (part 2)
For the Love of Shakespeare Curated by Abigail Wunderle and Shaina Harkness

Dalí Symbols: Discovering Dalí in Book Illustrations (part 3)
A Picture by Dalí is worth a thousand words…
Curated by Abigail Wunderle and Shaina Harkness

Opening Nov 23 -
MIDNIGHT IN PARIS: Surrealism at The Crossroads

Explores the rich and vital creative environment in place when Salvador Dali and Luis Bunuels' film, Un Chien Andalous premiered in Paris, when the city was an avant-garde hothouse rife with artistic conflict abnd friendly rivalry, exploring the friendships and clashes of Jean Arp, André Breton, Luis Buñuel, Alexander Calder, Giorgio de Chirico, Salvador Dalí, Max Ernst, Alberto Giacometti, René Magritte, Joan Miró, Francis Picabia, Man Ray, Yves Tanguy and others.
Through April 8, 2020.

Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum (Artwalk Parking)
2240 9th Ave S St Petersburg FL
727-323-1104 www.woodsonmuseum.org
HOURS: Tues - Fri 12 - 5 pm; Closed Sat, Sun & Mon.
The Museum presents the historic voice of the St Petersburg community in the perspective of local, regional and national history..

Artwalk Trolley Stop 7

NOW SHOWING:
HISTORY REVISITED: Herb Snitzer.
The work of photojournalist Herb Snitzer, photographer for Life, Look, The Saturday Evening Post, Fortune, Time, and more. Photography and Associate Editor of Metronome, America’s leading jazz magazine, where he met, photographed and became friends with jazz legends including Miles Davis, Nina Simone, Duke Ellington, John Coltrane, Count Basie, and more.The exhibit features a retrospective from his 50 year career.

Florida CraftArt
501 Central Ave, St Petersburg FL 33701
727-821-7391 www.floridacraftart.org
HOURS: 10 am to 5:30 pm Mon-Sat; 12 -5 pm Sun.

Artwalk Trolley Stop 12
*Connects to Downtown Looper*

A non-profit gallery and gift shop featuring 250 of Florida's fine craft artists.

Sat, Nov 23 & Sun Nov 24 -
CraftArt Festival 2019 10 am - 5 pm

The Florida Holocaust Museu
55 5th St S., St. Petersburg 33701
727-820-0100 flholocaustmuseum.org

Imagine Museum
1901 Central Ave, St. Petersburg 33701 727-300-1700
www.imaginemuseum.com


NOW SHOWING: Karen LaMonte Floating World (through 12/ 31)

James Museum of Western and Wildlife Art
150 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
visit.thejamesmuseum.org 727-892-4200
Adult $20; Student $15;Senior (65+) $15; Youth (7-18) $10.00
More than 400 works evoking the spirit and heritage of the American West.

NOW SHOWING: Environmental Impact II
Special Exhibition. Through Dec 1.

Mahaffey Theater
400 1st Street South, St. Petersburg 33701 727-892-5798 www.themahaffey.com
(See website and TBFP Concerts for
upcoming events).


Morean Arts Center and Glass Studio
719 & 714 Central Ave
St Petersburg Florida 33701
727-822-7872
www.moreanartscenter.org
HOURS: 10 am to 5 pm Mon-Sat; 12 to 5 pm Sun.

Artwalk Trolley Stop 16

One of four St. Pete Art Centers: Glass Studio & Hot Shop, Gallery, Chihuly Collection and Center for Clay.

NOW SHOWING:
Operation: Art of Valor.

Glass Art created by local military veterans in conjunction with the James A Haley Veterans Hospital, a Creative Forces Nationagl Endowment for the Arts Site.
BEHOLD: 2019 Holiday Show & Sale. Curated unique and locally art. Jewelry.sculptures, paintins and functional items.
Iconic Renaissance. Religious iconography, frescos, mosaics and gold-leaf by St. Pete Artist Terry Brett.

Morean Center for Clay (Train Station)
420 22nd St S
St Petersburg FL 33712
727-821-7162
www.moreanartscenter.org
HOURS: 10 am to 5 pm Tues -Sat; CloseShd Sun & Mon.

Artwalk Trolley Stop 8

The Historic Train Station, located on 22nd Street S. in the Warehouse Arts District of St. Petersburg, has become one of the largest working pottery centers in the Southeast US with an over-arching goal of promoting and enhancing the education of contemporary and historic ceramics. Workshops, Gallery and Classes.

NOW SHOWING:
Figurative Florida
A seasonally dark and moody exploration of humanity highlighting the state's top ceramic artists, curated by artist TJ Erdahl. Featuring work by Nan Smith, Pavel Amromin, John Byrd, Liz Bryant, Derek Reveerts, Taylor Robenalt, Mario Mutis, Angela DiColsola, Tammy Marinuzzi, Matt Schaeffer and TJ Erdahl.

Sat Nov 9 -
OPENING RECEPTION: Figurative Florida. OPENING RECEPTION: Jen Rose Exhibit
.
Artist talk by TJ Erdahl. Wheel throwing challenge. Cheer for your favorite potter. Complimentary snacks, refreshments and chair massages, first come, first served.
5-9 pm during ArtWalk

The Palladium
253 Fifth Ave N, St. Petersburg 33701
727-822-3590 www.mypalladium.org

St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Art,

250 Beach Dr. NE, St. Petersburg
mfastpete.org 727-896-2667
$20 Adults; $15 Seniors, 65 & older/Military with ID/FL Educators/College Students w/ID/ $10 Child (age 7 to 17), 6 and younger Free

NOW SHOWING:
The Grasshopper and The Ant & Other Stories as told by Jennifer Angus.
Through 1/5/20
Visions of France. Through 3/20.
Art On An Intimate Scale. Through 2/20.

St. Petersburg Museum of History,
335 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg 727-894-1052

TAMPA BAY FREE PRESS
St. Petersburg Studios, Galleries & Artists Directory

NOTE: Not all studios and galleries are open to the public at all times. Most are typically open by appointment and for Second Saturday Art Walk. We will note their hours as possible.

We strive to provide you with complete list of all working artists, studios and galleries in downtown and greater St. Petersburg. If you work with, own, or represent an artist or studio not shown here, please send an email with info to tampabayfreepress@gmail.com.

Alyssa Marie Gallery
300 Beach Dr. #125
St Petersburg FL 33701
alyssamariegallery.com
HOURS: Tues - Fri; 10 am to 4 pm; Closed Sat & Sun.
Fine Artist specializing in oil, acrylic and watercolor paintings with nautical themes, pet portraits and energetic landscapes.

DL Stop 20
DOWNTOWN LOOPER STOPS
(Connects to ArtWalk Trolley on 5th St between Central & 1st Ave)

Anna Broshears Fine Art
Five Deuces Galleria
2135 3rd Ave S, Studio 2 St Petersburg
813-601-8304 www.facebook.com/
Anna-Broshears-Fine-Art-LLC
HOURS: By Appointment.
Large scale oil and acrylic abstracts, seascapes,
and pop art by artist Anna Broshears.

Artwalk Trolley Stop 8

Articles - Leslie Curran Gallery
1431 Central Ave., St Pete, FL 33705
Artwalk Trolley Stop 17 727-898-6061
articlesstpete.com
HOURS: 10 am to 6 pm Mon.-Sat.; Closed Sun.
Dedicated to showcasing emerging and mid-career artists with monthly solo and small group exhibitions. Also offers fine art consulting and framing.

NOW SHOWING
HIGH PITCH: Babette Herschberger w special guest Cole Johnson
Babette Herschberger
Minimalist compositions emphasizing color and surface
Cole Johnson
Monumental canopic jars, a type of ceremonial container used in ancient Egypt, incorporating a historic reference into his contemporary glass blowing technique and minimalist design. Through Nov 2019

Art for Art
2734 Central Ave., St Pete, FL 33712
727-321-3222 a4a-wf.com
HOURS: Tues - Sat: 11 am to 6 pm ; Closed Sun.
Artwalk Trolley Stop 17

Heavy Metal. artwork by metal artists

Contemporary paintings, prints and drawings.

Art Fusion Galleries
106 Central Ave., St. Petersburg 33701
(305) 573-5730 www.artfusiongalleries.com
Original location in Miami

NOW SHOWING:
Artist Stefano Sanna from Sardinia explores the cultural legacy of his native island, using found objects collected there.

ArtLofts
10 5 St N (upstairs)
St Pete, FL 33701
727-449-5146 theartlofts.com
www.facebook.com/artlofts/
HOURS: Open Every Second Saturday 5-9 pm

Artwalk Trolley Stop 15

20 working artist studios creating photography, painting, sculpture, jewelry, copper and mixed media. Open to the public for 2nd Saturday Art Walks.

NOW SHOWING:
JC STREET ART.
Work by Jerry Colson.Unique 3d and canvas replication of St. Pete manhole covers by artist Jerry Colson. Through 11/30.


Sat Nov 9 - OPENING RECEPTION: JC Street Art 5-9 pm

Atelier
2380 6th Ave S
St Petersburg FL 33713
727-768-2333
HOURS: By Appointment
Industrial Furniture made from Metal, Wood and Concrete. Modern Sculpture and Wall Reliefs. Main Artist Terry Krogmann.

Charlie Parker Studio
2724 6 St S, St Pete, FL 33712
727-321-2071 charlieparkerpottery.com
www.facebook.com/Charlie-Parker-Pottery-z
HOURS: Mon -Sat 10 am to 4 pm; Closed Sun.

Artwalk Trolley Stop 2

Live demos during ArtWalk. Full-service ceramic membership studio and gallery offering handmade pottery created in the studio. Also offers memberships and classes.

Live demos during November ArtWalk

Clay Center of St. Petersburg
2010 1 Ave S
St Pete, FL 33712
727-439-8522
claycenterofstpetersburg.com
HOURS: 10 am to 10 pm Tues & Weds; 10 am to 5 pm Fri
Artwalk Trolley Stop 11

A supportive working space and equipment for clay artists and pottery artists at all levels. Membership Studio. Raku, Sagger and Horse hair firing.

Craftsman House Gallery (Parking)
2955 Central Avenue
St Pete, FL 33712
727-323-2787
craftsmanhousegallery.com
www.facebook.com/craftsman-house-gallery
HOURS: 10 am to 6 pm Mon - Sat; Closed Sun.
Artwalk Trolley Stop 1

Award-winning gallery/cafe in a historic 1918 Arts & Crafts bungalow. Representing over 300 local and national artisans - pottery, blown glass, jewelry, wood, art furniture.

NOW SHOWING:
Paintings honoring the life and legacy of Jack Kerouac on the 50th years since his passing. Work by Anna Ayres, Aurelius, Jenipher Chandley, Freddie Fred, John Gascot, Daniel Lamperelli, Chris McCormick, Bruce Norris, and Josh Sullivan. A portion of each sale goes to Friends of the Jack Kerouac House, working to purchase the St Petersburg home where Kerouac spent the last 2 years of his life.

Creative Clay – Good Folk Gallery
1846 1st Ave S
St Petersburg FL 33712
727-825-0515
creativeclay.org

Artwalk Trolley Stop 12

Creative Clay’s mission is to provide educational, expressive and vocational opportunities in the arts for people with obstacles to arts access. Serving people with developmental, physical and emotional disabilities, as well as people in healthcare settings, children and veterans. Creative Clay also provides outreach art experiences in the community.

NOW SHOWING:
Work by folk artists Mary Proctor, Mr B & Don Stone
ARTLINK
Work created by ten project teams pairing a local fine artist with a Creative Clay apprentice artist.

Sat Nov 9 - Creative Clay Fest

D gallerie
Sundial St. Pete
153 2nd Ave N, St. Petersburg, 33701
New temporary location right beneath Sea Salt St. Pete
downtown Looper Trolley stop #18
www.d-gallerie.com
HOURS: 11 am to 6 pm Mon - Thurs;

DOWNTOWN LOOPER STOPS
(Connect to ArtWalk Trolley on 5th St between Central & 1st Ave)


Original Fine Art.

Davidson Fine Art & Zebra Color Lab
2036 Central Ave, St Petersburg FL 33712
727-827-1888 zebracolor.com
www.facebook.com/davidsonfineart
info.davidsonfineart@gmail.com
HOURS: 10 am to 5 pm Mon - Sat

Artwalk Trolley Stop Number 18

Art Gallery, Custom Framing, Giclee Printing, Art Supplies and Film Processing. Each of their framers has 30 years or more of experience. One of the last film processors in the Bay area.

Dazzio Art Experience (Artwalk Parking)
535 22nd St S., St Petersburg FL 33712
727-821-3420 www.dazzioartexperience.com
HOURS: 10 am to 4 pm Mon - Sat; Closed Sun.

Classes, Art Gallery, Jewelry, interesting objects d’art.

Artwalk Trolley Stop 6

OPEN FOR NOVEMBER ARTWALK

Duncan McClellan Gallery

2342 Emerson Ave S
St Petersburg Florida 33712
855-436-4527dmglass.com
HOURS: 10 am to 5 pm Mon - Sat; Closed Sun.

Artwalk Trolley Stop 4

Gallery includes a working hot glass facility and sculpture garden and showcases more than fifty internationally recognized glass artists through rotating monthly shows, lectures, and glassblowing demonstrations. Private, corporate and charity events venue.

NOW SHOWING:
THE SURREAL AND THE FANTASTIC, Pt. II:
Work by visiting Seattle Artists Jamie Randall, Mark Clarson, and John Miller.

Sat Nov 9 - OPENING RECEPTION: The Surreal & The Fantastic, Part II. 5-9 pm.
Glassblowing demonstration with Jamie Randall and John Miller 6:15-8pm. Live Jazz with the Henry Ashwood Jazz Project 8-9:30pm.

Opening Dec 14 - DMG Staff Show
Opening Jan 11 - Luminaries of Glass

Fourward Glass
611 Central Ave, St Petersburg FL 33701
727-433-9991 fourwardglass.com
HOURS: 12 - 7 pm Mon - Sat; Closed Sun.


Artwalk Trolley Stop 015

Fourward
Glass Gallery and Smoke Shop specializes in scientific glass, decorative glass and heady glass for smoking use.

Five Deuces Galleria
2101 3 Ave S (Same lot as 3 Daughters), St Pete 33712
NOW SHOWING:
Color Dreams - Group Show with guest artists Polly Perkins, Shelby Dillon and Debbie Bright

From Mayan Hands
2006 2nd Ave S St Petersburg FL
727-488-6800 frommayanhands.com
HOURS: Sat 10 am -6 pm.

Artwalk Trolley Stop Number 10

New and antique handmade Mayan folk art. A large selection of Santos, nativities, day of the dead, dance masks, colorful wooden animals and antique Mayan art.

Graphi-ko Gallery
669 Central Ave
St Petersburg FL 33701
727-667-8126
www.graphi-ko.com/Default.asp
Artwalk Trolley Stop 15
HOURS: 11 am to 6 pm Mon -Sat: 11 am to 5 pm Sun.

Fine arts and jewelry, local and internationally designed and produced.

NOW SHOWING: Growth and Decay

Kokol Art Studio & Gallery
515 22nd St S
St Petersburg FL 33712
bethkokolarts.com

The working studio and gallery of visual artist Beth Kokol.

Artwalk Trolley Stop 14

Luis Sottil Studios
400 Beach Dr NE Ste.150, St. Petersburg 33701
727-220-1567 luissottil.com
Sottil's purpose is to give voice to the emotions
of nature through his art.


Lynn Merhige Gallery
216 4th St N (Located in the Historic Orange Blossom Building)St Petersburg FL 33701
727-409-4871 lynnmergallery.com
HOURS: 10 am to 6 pm Tues;
10 am to 5 pm Weds-Sat; Closed Sun & Mon.

DL Stop 4
DOWNTOWN LOOPER STOPS
(Connect to ArtWalk Trolley on 5th St between Central & 1st Ave)

Original paintings and works, photography and sculpture. A premier exhibition space, walking distance to museums. Since June 2002 this gallery has featured clay works and paintings by owner, artist Lynn Merhige, and paintings, graphics, and mixed media by her St. Pete and Florida artist friends.

NOW SHOWING: "A Cat's Tale of Art" exhibits clay, paper, jewelry, photography, and more by local artists: Lynn Merhige, Julie Sayles, and Marilyn Parver.

Mirella Cimato Gallery at Opera Central
2145 1st Avenue S., St. Petersburg, Florida 33712.
(727) 823-2040 stpeteopera.org
HOURS: Mon - Fri 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., or by appointment..

NOW SHOWING:
The Sum of Its Parts
. Art by Teresa Sullivan. Solo Exhibition.
Artist Teresa Sullivan explores the possibilities of mosaic in a modern interpretation of the 5,000-year-old art form. The artist explores her real and imagined universe by combining discrete pieces to form a new experience. Hand cut mosaic using ancient tools and materials from the Byzantine era.

Sat Nov 9 - OPENING RECEPTION. The Sum of Its Parts. 7-9 pm

Mize Gallery
689 Dr. MLK St N, St. Pete 33701
727-251-8529 chadmize.com
HOURS: 11 am to 7 pm Sat; 11 am to 3 pm Sun.

NOW SHOWING: Sweater Weather
More than 50 artists created a new work on aprovided 14" x 21.5" wood cutout of a sweater. Full Artist lineup in Culture Beauty online.
Through Nov 24

PARTICIPATING ARTISTS: Alli Arnold, Robin Bloom, Ashley Cantero, Rhyn Cavallaro, Saumitra Chandratreya, Marie Cummings, Carol Dameron, J.P. DiCarlo, Wyatt Eddy, Ora Fraze, Freddie Fred, Matthew Giordano, Megan Golden, Pat Haley, James Hartzell, Luke Heath, Brandy Heinrich, Mimi Hernandez, Pedro Hernandez, Kelly Hewitt, Nicholas Holman, Ed Hotchkiss, Rick Hurst, Eric Kent, R. King, Cat Lim, Macy Eats Paint, Abigail Markov, R. Meatyard, Francine Michel, Chad Mize, Barbara Nicolazzo, Kim Nichols, Sydney Nichols, Kristin Northup, Julie Parker, The Peach Moon, Lainey Rhodes, Bob Ribits, Ari Robinson, Carmen M. Rosa, Hoolie Rowe, Erika Schnur, Melissa Schultz, Emiliano Settecasi, Amy Shekhter, Gene Shurakov, Ivanka Ska, M'ria Swire, Michelle Tercheck, Troy Thomas, Wasil, Jennifer Wunder

Fri Nov 8 - OPENING RECEPTION. Sweater Weather . 7 pm


Moe's Furniture and Art
Five Deuces Galleria
2135 3rd Ave S, Studio 7
St Petersburg FL 33712
HOURS: By Appointment

Artwalk Trolley Stop 8

Original art and unique one-of-a-kind furniture. Specializing in custom bars and wine related home accessories. Custom work available.

MPAK Art + Design
2215 22nd St. S (in the ArtsXchange strip mall)
St Petersburg FL 33712
HOURS: By Appointment

Metal and Aluminum Pieces for interior design and architecture.

Nancy Smrekar Fine Art
Five Deuces Galleria Garden Building
2135 3rd Ave S, Studio 5
St Petersburg FL 33712
813-601-8304
www.nancysmrekar.com

HOURS: By Appointment

Paintings by Nancy Smrekar.

Artwalk Trolley Stop 8

Ocean Blue Galleries
284 Beach Dr NE
St Petersburg FL 33701
727-502-BLUE (2583)
oceanblue.gallery
HOURS: 10 am to 10 pm Mon-Thurs;
10 am to 11 pm Fri & Sat; 10 am to 10 pm Sun.

Top selling and collectible artists from around the world.

DL Stop 19
DOWNTOWN LOOPER STOPS
(Connect to ArtWalk Trolley on 5th St between Central & 1st Ave)

NOW SHOWING:
November 15, 16, 17 - Stephen Muldoon
Fri & Sat 12-3pm & 7-10pm; Sunday 11am-4pm
November 29-Dec 1 - Alexei Butirskiy
December 6,7,8 - David Miller
December 13,14,15 - Oryan
December 21-22 - Nano Lopez

Ruppel Studio
Five Deuces Galleria
2135 3rd Ave S, Studio 7
St Petersburg FL 33712
HOURS: By Appointment

Artwalk Trolley Stop 8

Two thousand square feet of warehouse space filled with oil, acrylic and charcoal works by artist Janet Ruppel. Large and small pieces.

Salt Light Art Gallery
649 Central Ave (located in the Crislip Arcade)
St Petersburg FL 33701
334-341-1035 www.facebook.com/saltlightart/
HOURS: 10 am to 6:30 pm Mon-Sat; 11 am to 5 pm Sun.

Artwalk Trolley Stop 15

SaltLight ART Gallery featurs original paintings by Mary McAlpine Long.

Shapiro’s Gallery
300 Beach Dr NE
St Petersburg FL 33701
727-894-2111
www.shapirosgallery.com
HOURS: 10 am to 9 pm Mon -Thurs;
DL Stop 20
DOWNTOWN LOOPER STOPS
(Connect to ArtWalk Trolley on 5th St between Central & 1st Ave)

American made blown glass, jewelry, pottery, wooden boxes and sculpture.

Stark Design + Art
Five Deuces Galleria
2135 3rd Ave S, Studio 7
St Petersburg FL 33712
HOURS: By Appointment
Landscapes and still lifes from St. Pete, Canada, France and New York by artist Pegie Stark in photograph, pastel, charcoal and oil, all created en plein air (outdoors).

St Pete Art Works
2412 Central Avenue
St Petersburg FL 33712
727-710-7716
www.stpeteartworks.com
HOURS: Closed Mon.;
11 am to 5 pm Tues-Sat; 12-4 pm Sun

Artwalk Trolley Stop 15

Co-operative art gallery with 17 independent local artists. Featured Artist monthly. Painting, Sculpture, Printmaking, Glass, Jewelry and Mixed Media.

NOW SHOWING: Shapes. Mixed media works by Teazer.6-9 pm.

Sat Nov 9 - ARTIST RECEPTION. Live music by
Marianne & The Professor 5-9 pm

Sat Nov 16 -
Opening Reception: Fragile. Select works by Lourdes Rosas-Rasdall
Work highlighting the fragility of nature. 6-9 pm. Through Dec 14.

St Pete First Art Collective
212 3rd St N
St Petersburg FL 33701
727-894-4661
facebook.com/pg/StPeteFirstArtCollective
Gallery Hours: Sun 8a-1p; Tues & Weds: 4-8 pm

Unique space based out of the St. Pete First United Methodist Church. The St. Pete First Art Collective is a unique group dedicate to creating opportunities and space for rtists and community to come together. The SPFAC features local artists in the beautiful Gilbert Chapel Gallery across from Williams Park in downtown St. Pete.

NOW SHOWING: Work by Jose Rodeiro. Through Dec. 1.

St Pete Sculpture Experience
780 Central Ave
St Petersburg FL 33701
727-316-1718
stpetesculpturemuseum.org

Studio of monumental sculptor, Jon Hair. Classes with Jon Hair available.

Studio 521 @ 4 Gats
521 27th Street South
St Petersburg FL 33712
207-794-4690 1 block from Zen Glass
Hours by Appt.
Fine Art Wood Sculpture by artist Randy Colbath including hollow figure forms, vases, bowls, boats and various abstractions. Commissions accepted.

Trolley Stop #2.

NOW SHOWING: "Things I See" Photos of St. Pete and surrounding areas by guest artist Jona Valentine.

Studio@620
620 1st Ave S
St Petersburg FL 33701
(727) 895-6620
www.thestudioat620.org
HOURS: 4 to 10 pm 7 Days A Week

Artwalk Trolley Stop 13

The Studio@620 is a home for visual, literary and performing arts in downtown St Petersburg.
A venue for community artists, audience and volunteers to experience visual art, theater, dance, film, poetry, artist talks, live music and more. Many studio events are free or inexpensive.

NOW SHOWING:
Opening Sat Nov 9 - Private Signs And Runes
Works by Clare Dygert Through Nov 30
Opening Sat Nov 9 - Twenty-Four Hands
Florida Gulf Coast Print Makers.Group Printmaking Exhibition
Through Nov 30

Urban Arts Gallery
2323 Central Ave. St Petersburg
305-310-6177 urbanartsgallery.org
HOURS:12 to 8 pm Tues-Sat; 12-6 pm Sun; Closed Mon

NOW SHOWING: Jon Seals - Kenny Jensen TRACE ELEMENTS

VENUS The St. Pete Women's Collective
244 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. N.
www.stpetewomenscollective.com/venus
An incubator for conscious creative community in downtown St. Petersburg!
NOW SHOWING: Artists for Action: Art Show and Benefit
Group show featuring work by more than 20 international artists on political or social issues that deeply engage them, from environmental issues to trans-women of color, and more. 50% of sales donated to nonprofits providing direct action on artist selected causes. More info

Opening Nov. 22 - Decanting: The Process of Transference
Works by USF Tampa’s REAL WORLD class, teaching undergraduates to identify diverse opportunities and begin sustaining their creative careers, exploring methods to engage entrepreneurship as an extension of their creative practice, as they move into the professional realm. “Decanting” serves as a metaphor for improvement as these students move into a new vessel, leaving another behind. 29 artists will present work in a diverse range of media, including video, printmaking, photography, painting, and sculpture. Participating artists Celina Alvarez, Sofia Arvanitopoulos, Sydney Kaye, Andrew Exposito, Leo Fowler, Maria Garcell, Lilith Graham, Yari Gonzalez, Cypher, Willowann Heatherly, Darya Herman, Bri Hickson, Dalton Howard, Cassie Jacobsen, Jean Jensen, Navya Johri, Gavin Jones, Mel Martinez, Samuel McCormick, Sean McGuirk, Kevin Monk, Earl Moore, Thomas Reynolds, Ariana Rodriguez, Jessie Saldivar, Emmanuel Vargas, K. Vera Gomez, Michael Warmington, and Andrea White. Through Nov. 30.

Fri Nov 22 -
OPENING RECEPTION: Decanting: The Process of Transference 6 pm
Includes a panel discussion with Prof. Jay Giroux, students, and special guests at 7:30 p.m., exploring ways to apply creativity and thrive as an artist in real-world practice

Vladimir's Collections
201 1st St NE
St Petersburg FL 33701
www.vladimirscollection.com
HOURS: 10 am-6 pm Every Day

DL Stop 18
DOWNTOWN LOOPER STOPS
(Connect to ArtWalk Trolley on 5th St between Central & 1st Ave)


Russian Art, Antiques, Souvenirs, Jewelry, and more.

Wyland Galleries
400 Beach Dr NE #146, St. Petersburg 33701
www.wyland.com
HOURS: 11 am to 8 pm Sun-Thurs; 11 am to 10 pm Fri & Sat

Wyland’s fine art, sculptures, and jewelry along with work by over 40 international artists

Zen Glass Studio & Gallery
600 27th Street South
St Petersburg FL 33712
727-323-3141
zenglass.com
www.facebook.com/ZenGlassStudio/
HOURS: 10 am to 6 pm Mon-Fri; Sun 12-5 pm

Flamework glass studio offering classes, workshops, studio space and custom hand blown glass jewelry, glassware, marbles, sculpture, figurines, wall art, multi media and a variety of installations.

Live glassblowing, auctions, demonstrations and a gallery show of the newest creations by Zen Glass artists Joshua Poll, Dave Walker, and Christian Zvonik. More info. /

Glass Master Paul J Nelson gave an Artist's Talk at Florida Craft Art Gallery on Thursday, April 18. Nelson's show "Repurposing Mythology" opened on April 13 at The Duncan McClellan Gallery 2342 Emerson Ave S., St. Pete 33712, in the Warehouse Arts District. Nelson uses blown and hot sculpting techniques to make unique glass forms inspired by nature, antique and bizarre tools and everyday objects. His work, featured in galleries and exhibitions throughout the U.S., focuses on portraiture, narrative and a re-contextualization of the sculpted subject. His work can also be seen in Quest: A Celebration of Glass at Florida Craft Art, which holds its Closing Reception with People's Choice Awards on Saturday, April 20 ABOVE: "Beethoven" by Paul J Nelson. Read more about local art here in CULTURE BEAUTY our guide to local art. Look for it in print, FREE!
Check out CULTURE BEAUTY in Print! Our new one-page print directory OUT NOW in Downtown, Grand Central and Greater St. Pete is a FREE guide to local art (top) Get all the details here, then pick it up around town to take it with you!

St. Pete's Second Saturday Artwalk took place on Sat May 11 in the City's Five Art Districts. Read about the highlights in our story here. ABOVE: work from deTerritories: work by Adam Graham opening at Studio 620 tonight.
Read more about local art in our ART section CULTURE BEAUTY.

READ OUR INTERVIEW WITH DON MILLAR, DIRECTOR OF BOTERO, a documentary about international artist Fernando Botero that showed on Sunday April 28 as part of the 14th Annual Sunscreen Film Festival in St. Petersburg.
ABOVE: Botero Trailer.
Read more about art in CULTURE BEAUTY our guide to local art !!!

Take a look at our highlights from St. Pete's Second Saturday Artwalk last month here and get ready for our new feature SUMMER FINE ART HIGHLIGHTS a guide to the coolest art shows going on this Summer. We always highlight shows that will be open month and more. ABOVE: work from the Quilt Exhibit at Mirella Cimino Gallery, located inside the St. Pete Opera Company. Scroll down to read more from our ART section CULTURE BEAUTY.

TAMPA BAY CALLS TO ARTISTS & GRANTS

FIRST NIGHT ST PETE 12/31/19
Calling all artists, makers and creatives.
Apply with this link https://forms.gle/AKiGi5FQtA3zhqzPA

EVENT: DECEMBER 31 2019
Seeking Artists and Exhibitors for First Night St Pete's Artists Village
Deadline: Nov 15, 2019
- Space for 10 Artists who would like to sell works of art no larger than 12 x 12 in size.
- Must provide your own tent, table, lighting and chairs
- First Night St pete will provide a 10x10 area, outlets and marketing/promotion
- Prime location near the finale stage w a lot of foot traffice
- $50 vendor fee only
- No single use plastics or novelties, please.
Categories: Craft/Traditional Arts, Photography, Drawings, Mixed Media/Multi-Discipline, Paintings, Sculpture, Interactive Photo Booth
www.firstnightstpete.com
THE NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION
OF THE ARTS

PAVA Members Grant Program
A special grant program for PAVA (Professional Association of Visual Artists) members for the past 12 months in good standing (individul, student or family members), 18+. Applications encouraged from members in all mediums and artists at all levels, emerging to professional. Grant applications should be for a specific project designed to enhace the artistic skills or career of the individual artist. More info here .

Open Call for Grant Panelists
The Hillsborough County Arts Council is seeking objective panelists with knowledge of & experience in the arts, business, nonprofit management, and the community to evaluate grant applications.
The Hillsborough County Arts Council administers three Grant Programs:
CULTURAL DEVELOPMENT GRANTS
Awards local, nonprofit and cultural organizations with up to $30,000 for general program support.
COMMUNITY ARTS IMPACT GRANT
Awards local, nonprofit organizations with up to $5,000 for specific cultural programs for underserved communities
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ARTIST GRANTS.Awards up to $2,000 to local, emerging or established creatives for educati



Read our review of St. Pete Opera's production of
Madama Butterfly
here.

C.R.E.A.M. by Ora Fraze (acrylic on wood) from the opening of S'up Cones2 at Mize Gallery. A slew of local artists give their take on the blend of hip hop and ice cream; a Summer Treat. Sunshine City residents walked the streets all over St. Pete's Art Districts on Sat Jul 13 for July ArtWalk. Check back for our Story on Summer's Fine Art Highlights in CULTURE BEAUTY, our directory of artists, studios and galleries.

NEXT UP, PINOCCHIO! The St. Pete Opera's 14th Season includes productions of The Merry WIdow, Rigoletto, and La Fille Du Regiment along with special Season 14 presentations of its Maestro Series, Holiday Sparkle, Creative Collaborations, Pops Spectacular, and Broadway Cabaret. Read our full preview here ABOVE: Video from last season's closing edition of Mornings with The Maestro at The St Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts. This Season offers a new edition for each of SPOs main stage productions

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NOW SHOWING:
Sweater Weather Through Nov. 30
@ Mize Gallery

Art by Frank Strunk III Through Nov 30
@ Daddy Kool Records, 2430 Terminal Dr S., St. Pete

Artists for Action: Art Show and Benefit
Group show featuring work by more than 20 international artists on political or social issues that deeply engage them, from environmental issues to trans-women of color, and more. 50% of sales donated to nonprofits providing direct action on artist selected causes. More info

Through Nov 30 @ Venus.

Thu, Nov 14 -
Creative Pinellas 2019 Arts Annual
@ The Gallery at Creative Pinellas

Thu, Nov 14 -
Artist Reception: What lies beyond | Ortiz-Diaz and Young
@ Gallery 221 HCC Dale Mabry

Thu, Nov 14 -
Exquisite Corpse Games 2019 Unveiling
@ Hyatt Place St. Petersburg/Downtown

Nov 16, 22, 23, 29 -
St Pete Opera Presents
Pinocchio
@ Opera Central

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Sat Nov 16 -
Opening Reception: Fragile. Select works by Lourdes Rosas-Rasdall Work highlighting the fragility of nature. 6-9 pm.
Through Dec 14 @ St. Pete ArtWorks

Sat, Nov 23 & Sun Nov 24 -
CraftArt Festival 2019 10 am - 5 pm
@ Florida CraftArt

 


Reda3sb talks to guests while taking a break from his in-progress mural for the Shine Festival at Hells Bell's Crossfit, 139 22 St S. Shine murals are in progress all over St. Pete. Check back for more photos. Get a full list of murals and artists here. Read more about Fine Art in St Pete, here in Culture Beauty online.

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