Featured Articles

From the Guest Editor, Kirk Ke Wang

Our guest editor during the month of March 2017 is artist Kirk Ke Wang. In addition to creating work in painting, sculpture photography and more, (...)

BY DANNY OLDA | FEATURED ARTICLES, GUEST EDITOR, VISUAL ARTS

“Don’t Come Back.”

Kirk Ke Wang’s Journey from China to the U.S. and the Tampa Bay Arts Community’s Journey to the Present Kirk Ke Wang moved to Tampa (...)

BY DAVID MORRIS | FEATURED ARTICLES, VISUAL ARTS

A Look at Cuba and a Look Inward

I’ve always felt a double sense of blurriness in regards to U.S. foreign policy. My parents immigrated to the United States from a socialist (...)

BY DANNY OLDA | FEATURED ARTICLES, VISUAL ARTS

“I Wish to Say”

Sheryl Oring’s unusually well-written artist website says she “examines critical social issues through projects that incorporate old and new (...)

BY EVA AVENUE | FEATURED ARTICLES, VISUAL ARTS

The Ever-Changing Art of Collecting

From high-profile collectors commissioning works for four digits-plus to $3 magnets at the indie market, art collecting remains a personally (...)

BY JULIE GARISTO | FEATURED ARTICLES, VISUAL ARTS

For Art Museums to Survive, They Must Serve Minority Audiences Better

Art museums are failing to serve minority audiences – and if they want to survive, that has to change. According to a recent assessment by the (...)

BY DAVID MORRIS | FEATURED ARTICLES, VISUAL ARTS

Much More Than Art For Sale

The Community Embrace of Carla Bristol’s Gallerie 909   On entering Gallerie 909, you’ll notice wall-to-ceiling displays of (...)

BY JULIE GARISTO | FEATURED ARTICLES, VISUAL ARTS

Gentrification Cycles: The Artists

This article is part one of a three-part series in which we explore the perspectives of three groups of people affected by gentrification.   (...)

BY EVA AVENUE | FEATURED ARTICLES, LITERATURE, MUSIC, PERFORMING ARTS, VISUAL ARTS

Art in the City

St. Petersburg-based Filmmaker Makes Film About Art Healing War Wounds When St. Petersburg-based indie filmmaker Jabaar Edmonds set out to make (...)

BY QUINCY WALTERS | FEATURED ARTICLES, PERFORMING ARTS

When I Step on Stage in Front of a Piano… | Interview with Elizabeth Baker

Thanks to the efforts of sound maven Elizabeth A. Baker, who’s culmination of influences national and international has bestowed Florida with (...)

BY EVA AVENUE | FEATURED ARTICLES, MUSIC, PERFORMING ARTS

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