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Tyler Gillespie

Tyler Gillespie is an award-winning writer and educator. He’s written for Rolling Stone, GQ, The... Read More

David McCauley

David McCauley is an interdisciplinary artist based in St Petersburg, FL. Since 2012, he has... Read More

Thomas Sayers Ellis

Poet, photographer, and bandleader Thomas Sayers Ellis is the author of The Maverick Room and... Read More

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Creative Pinellas Artist Grants

Creative Pinellas is thrilled to announce its latest evolution in supporting the cultural landscape of Pinellas County. Applications open August... Apply Now

Application Start Date: 08/01/2024
Application End Date: 09/16/2024

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Recent Art Coasts Magazine Articles

Unveiling Jema

By Medina Karagic. “My Name is Jema” serves as a prelude to Jema’s music, offering a deep dive into the psyche of a complex, multi-layered Hip-Hop artist…. Read More

Try Something New

By Libby Lewis. For anyone struggling to find inspiration or improve as an artist, just try something new. You never know where it will lead you…. Read More

Words – Songs of Comfort

By Emily Lee Stehle Originally published February 2021 . . . Words have always been important to me. I went into journalism because I realized that my mom, born in… Read More