Visual Arts

Politics of Invisibility: Interview with Sharon Norwood

Sharon Norwood’s artistic vision is entangled with hair and she loves the transformational simplicity of a line. All of her current work revolves (...)

BY EVA AVENUE | VISUAL ARTS

5 Things to Do

April 25 – May 4 No time for a witty intro this week, folks, there’s just TOO MUCH GOING ON! Get to it.   SpaceBalls with Daphne (...)

BY DAVID MORRIS | MUSIC, THINGS TO DO, VISUAL ARTS

Building a Dream: Preview of CONSTRUCT Group Art Exhibition

The Gallery AIA show CONSTRUCT is more than an art show. For artist-curator Nathan Beard, it’s the strengthening of a vision to connect art (...)

BY EVA AVENUE | VISUAL ARTS

April Florida Arts News Roundup

There’s a lot going on around the Tampa Bay and Florida arts scene these days, including star-studded exhibitions, new hirings and major (...)

BY DAVID MORRIS | GRANT RECIPIENTS, PERFORMING ARTS, VISUAL ARTS

Review | RoundSquare

Curator Katherine Gibson eliminated person after person on her computer screen as she sifted through the works of 25 artists until she was left (...)

BY EVA AVENUE | VISUAL ARTS

Arts In: James Oleson

“We’re surrounded by materials. So there’s no reason to not make things.” If you’ve been in downtown St. Pete you have seen James Oleson’s work. (...)

BY BARBARA ST. CLAIR | PODCAST, VISUAL ARTS

Keeping it Noodle with Eva Avenue

Visual art and writing find themselves intersecting in many places and people. A dynamic and local example is Eva Avenue. Avenue is a contributor (...)

BY DANNY OLDA | LITERATURE, VISUAL ARTS

New Music Fest Draws Thousands to Celebrate Local Music and Mentorship

Safety Harbor’s all-day Primavera Music Festival drew thousands  to spread awareness of youth mentoring opportunities. The sounds of (...)

BY JULIE GARISTO | MUSIC, VISUAL ARTS

Art and Creativity When Words Aren’t Enough

A New LGBTQ Youth Arts Program is Underway in Pinellas Park. Because words alone aren’t often adequate for teens with fears around coming out or (...)

BY DANIEL VEINTIMILLA | VISUAL ARTS

Art Critic Jerry Saltz Visits Tampa

If the unabashedly nerdy realm of art criticism had to proffer a rock star to call their own, it would most certainly be Jerry Saltz. The critic (...)

BY DANNY OLDA | VISUAL ARTS

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