Meet Creative Pinellas

Featured Artists

Kate Cummins

“I cant remember a time when I wasn’t drawing, painting or fabricating something out of... Read More

Kimberly Engel

Kimberly Engel is a contemporary abstract painter who lives and works in Clearwater, Florida. Her... Read More

Patrick Arthur Jackson

Patrick Arthur Jackson is a creative multi-hyphenate with a passion for community connection through storytelling.... Read More

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Rays Artist Series

The “Rays Artist Series” Project is a partnership between Creative Pinellas and Tampa Bay Rays, with the goal of having... Apply Now

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Application End Date: 05/26/2023

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Recent Art Coasts Magazine Articles

Arts In – Merry Lynn Morris

Dancer, choreographer, professor – and inventor – Merry Lynn Morris talks with Barbara St. Clair about her work exploring dance and disability, and how dance companies and educators are embracing a diversity of dancing bodies in performance. You can listen to her conversation, explore videos and read highlights from the transcript…. Read More

My 2023 Emerging Artist Grant Experience

By Troy Bernardo. The 2023 Emerging Artist Grant gave me a feeling of professionality and legitimacy – like I was actually moving toward being a successful writer and not just doing the work. What I didn’t expect was that I would also be making art for the Gallery at Creative Pinellas. … Read More

The Darker Side of Mozart

By Kurt Loft. Keyboard virtuoso Dejan Lazić makes an indelible imprint as an interpreter of Mozart, and listeners can judge for themselves when he joins The Florida Orchestra in the Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466. This dark and turbulent work opens the orchestra’s final masterworks program of the season, anchored by Wagner’s Ring Without Words… Read More

Recent Arts Coast Studios Videos

Beyond the Walls – The Sheraton Sand Key Resort featuring John Gascot

Check out this Interview with Arts Annual – 2022 Beyond the Walls Exhibiting Artist – John Gascot at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort!… Read More

Making a Mural for SHINE Mural Festival 7 – Aurailieus Artist

Come along with Aurailieus as he paints a mural from start to finish, for SHINE mural festival 7…. Read More

Fractal Immersion – Tod Stephens

Fractal Immersion is a series of iterative mathematical formulas that assign pixel color values and locations that result in unique abstract artwork moving through time and space…. Read More