While public art is taking off at airports around the globe, Tampa International Airport and St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport have long embraced the arts. Both airports have a significant public collection and make room for new works with each expansion and renovation.
Give yourself the gift of discovering some of Pinellas County’s talented artists this holiday season. These artists, crafters and makers are the stars of many of the holiday-themed markets taking place throughout the county.
The Pinewood Cultural Park is lighting the way to the holidays this winter with activities spread across its campus at the Florida Botanical Gardens, Heritage Village and the Gallery at Creative Pinellas.
By using data compiled about Pinellas County visitors and published by Visit St. Petersburg/Clearwater, everyone, including artists can find out who is coming here now and who might come in the future.
October 18, 2019 |Written by Tiffany Razzano an Interview by Marcea Cazel Creative Pinellas’s Arts Annual: "A Destination Event" Creative Pinellas hosts its 2019 Arts Annual, a fundraising gala and exhibition that showcases many of the organization’s past professional and emerging artist grantees, Nov. 14. Since moving into the space formerly occupied by the Gulf Coast Museum of Art in [...]
October 18, 2019 |Written by Tiffany Razzano Cultural Tourism on the Rise in Pinellas County A growing industry throughout the United States, arts tourism is on the rise in Pinellas County. When more than 40 artists showed up for a Creative Pinellas-hosted think tank on the arts and local tourism at Residence Inn SpringHill Suites Clearwater, it drove home what the [...]
October 18, 2019 |Written by Tiffany Razzano-From an Interview by Marcea Cazel Artist Christopher Stills: boutique hotels ‘another type of art museum’ Tarpon Springs artist Christopher Still discusses how Pinellas County artists can work with regional boutique hotels and impact local tourism. For much of his work, Tarpon Springs artist Christopher Still finds inspiration in Florida’s natural beauty. Beach landscapes. [...]
October 4, 2019 |Written by Tiffany Razzano-From an Interview by Marcea Cazel More Opportunities Than Ever for Artists in Clearwater Beautiful beaches and water sports certainly come to mind when you picture Clearwater. After all, that’s how we position ourselves. And yet there is so much more to discover. The Clearwater Regional Chamber of Commerce’s vice president of tourism, [...]