Monday, September 24, 2018

Arts

Legendary graffiti artists painted sneakers to sell and display in Tampa (with gallery)

Legendary graffiti artists painted sneakers to sell and display in Tampa (with gallery)

TAMPA Sneakers are as integral to hip-hop culture as DJs, MCs, breakdancing and graffiti. And in 1983, when the Reebok Classic was introduced to the world, the South Bronx was erupting with this culture, including a core group of daring graffiti arti...
Updated: 2 months ago
$5 admission all month at the Imagine Museum, plus art talks and altered books

$5 admission all month at the Imagine Museum, plus art talks and altered books

HOT DEAL: IMAGINE MUSEUMIf you havenít been over to see the stunning collection of studio glass art at the Imagine Museum, maybe $5 admission would motivate you. Thatís right, the museum is offering $5 admission to Pinellas County residents every day...
Updated: 2 months ago
Itís your last weekend to catch two important exhibitions at the MFA before they close

Itís your last weekend to catch two important exhibitions at the MFA before they close

ST. PETERSBURG ó Itís the last weekend to catch two important exhibitions at the Museum of Fine Arts. "Magnetic Fields: Expanding American Abstraction, 1960s to Today" and "Can I Get a Witness: Photographs by Herb Snizter" close on Sunday."Magnetic F...
Updated: 2 months ago
Must-see art exhibits in Seminole Heights and animals at the James Museum

Must-see art exhibits in Seminole Heights and animals at the James Museum

FIRST FRIDAY: ART IN THE HEIGHTSLike many cultural niches around the bay, Seminole Heights has a monthly art walk, which happens again Friday. Even nongalleries in the neighborhood showcase local art, and the shows at galleries Quaid, Tempus Projects...
Updated: 2 months ago
Lakeland buildings to be adorned with temporary tapestries

Lakeland buildings to be adorned with temporary tapestries

Beginning early November, buildings in Lakeland will have their walls adorned with giant temporary tapestries painted by artists from Polk County and central Florida.These tapestries, also called "Un-Murals," will hang across the Dixieland, midtown a...
Updated: 2 months ago
Cool off at the Cool Art Show, fruit is muse at Mize and gain insight at the TMA

Cool off at the Cool Art Show, fruit is muse at Mize and gain insight at the TMA

DONíT SWEAT IT: COOL ART SHOWThe Cool Art Show, always held in the middle of summer, always in the sweet, sweet air conditioning of the Coliseum, is a fine St. Petersburg tradition. Sponsored by the Professional Association of Visual Artists, the sho...
Updated: 3 months ago
How to get into 13 Tampa Bay museums for $10 or less

How to get into 13 Tampa Bay museums for $10 or less

Looking for some cheap fun?
Updated: 3 months ago
Altered Minds art group whips up the unusual for New Port Richey exhibit

Altered Minds art group whips up the unusual for New Port Richey exhibit

NEW PORT RICHEYó As upcycled projects go, this one was a little unusual ó to create a piece out art out of a store mannequin torso. But thatís pretty typical for members of the Altered Minds artist group who answered the challenge for the July exhibi...
Updated: 3 months ago
Through patience and precision, Clyde Butcher captures Daliís Spain

Through patience and precision, Clyde Butcher captures Daliís Spain

ST. PETERSBURGWhen the folks at the Salvador Dali Museum had the idea to ask the master of Florida landscape photography, Clyde Butcher, to capture the rugged coastline of Salvador Daliís Spain, they could not have imagined the inspired results. As y...
Updated: 3 months ago
You can now get free passes to museums with your Pinellas County library card

You can now get free passes to museums with your Pinellas County library card

Your Pinellas County library card now gives you free access to three museums in St. Petersburg: Great Explorations, the Florida Holocaust Museum and the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg. Library card holders are able to borrow a free family pass t...
Updated: 3 months ago
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