The 2018 Emerging Artist Exhibition will open Thursday, September 27 with a reception at the Gallery at Creative Pinellas and will present a fresh, vibrant group of new works by 10 recipients of the Creative Pinellas Emerging Artist Grant. This second annual exhibit will feature painting, sculpture, installation and printmaking by artists Daniel Barojas, Saumitra Chandratreya, Brandie Dziegiel, Reid Jenkins, Ari Robinson and Jonathan Talit; and dance, writing, photography and music by artists Marquis Floyd, Tenea Johnson, Xina Scuderi, and Suzanne Wieland. The public is invited to see the work of these talented and diverse emerging artists as they gain momentum in their careers.
The exhibition starts with an opening reception on Thursday, September 27 at 6 p.m. in the Gallery at Creative Pinellas and will feature live performances as well as the premier of the new visual art created for specifically for the show. To optimize the community’s ability to see the work, the Gallery will continue to be open for the weekend through September 30.