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Arts Annual 2022 – THE PARTY REDUX

December 15, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


We are excited to announce the relaunch of Arts Annual’s THE PARTY REDUX on Thursday, December 15th from 6-9 pm at the Gallery at Creative Pinellas. This one-night only event will be our only fundraiser of the year. Experience music, visual art, and participatory experiences – all from the Arts Coast. Enjoy a cash bar, light bites, and art. Dj Isha, host of WMNF’s LatinX will be playing music throughout the evening. You’ll also be one of the first to try out the Arts Navigator, a new app that will lead you to more incredible arts experiences in the Arts Coast. Come view, buy, and create during this unforgettable night of art.

Also, thank you to everyone for your understanding as we navigated Tropical Storm Nicole, resulting in the cancellation of our Arts Annual Fundraiser.  

If you have already purchased a ticket, please read on.  

If you need a ticket, tickets can be purchased online for $25.

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If you already have a general admission ticket, your ticket will be valid for this new date. You will also get a complimentary ARTS COAST raffle ticket and free admission that night to the Holiday Lights happening at the Florida Botanical Gardens in our Park, for continuing to support Creative Pinellas.

If you already have a VIP ticket, you will still receive a VIP experience with an open bar, two special and exclusive gifts, three ARTS COAST raffle tickets, and free admission to the Holiday Lights happening at the Florida Botanical Gardens in our Park. 

Thank you for continuing to support this fund event and we hope you can join us.

Tickets for THE PARTY REDUX helps us fulfill our mission of facilitating a vibrant and sustainable Pinellas County arts community as an arts and cultural destination.


Arts Annual 2022 Exhibition Artists: 

Anna Ayres, Elizabeth Barenis, Nathan Beard, Christina Bertsos, Saumitra Chandratreya, Neverne Covington, Javier T. Dones, John Gascot, Jim Gigurtsis, Jason Hackenwerth, Steph Hargrove, Kenny Jensen, Patricia Kluwe Derderian, Cecilia Lueza, Cora Marshall, Mark Mitchell, Gianna Pergamo, Babs Reingold, Carol Mickett & Robert Stackhouse, Xina Scuderi, Emily Stehle, Judy Vienneau, and Angela Warren.

Anna Ayres

Anna Ayres began her painting career well before she began painting. A childhood immersed in the four seasons of rural Vermont showcased the natural world to Ayres, initiating an early sense of wonder and gratitude for it. In winters, the Ayres family skated by lantern on icy cornfield valleys. In summers, a waterfall in the woods transformed into a cold swimming oasis. In fall, she and her siblings sold garden pumpkins and gladiolas by the side of the road and…… Read More

Jim Gigurtsis

My artwork focuses on existence, consciousness, and our relation to them. At times I also take a critical view on social, political and cultural issues and how they impact the human condition. The most recent work relates to themes of mortality, decay and re-generation and loss and pain. My preferred medium in painting is oils. The multiple layers of paint on the canvas depict the multilayered themes behind the work and the subject. The image is developed by adding and…… Read More

Steph Hargrove

Steph Hargrove is a painter and installation artist engaged in social practice art. Steph collects community donations of items such as cereal boxes and junk mail to create interactive installations that raise money and awareness for social and environmental issues. Her work has saved rainforests, fed hungry families, provided arts education for Kenyan orphans, and more. Steph graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Art and Performance from the University of Texas at Dallas. As a bisexual disabled woman,…… Read More

Judy Vienneau

Judy Vienneau, jvienneauart.com, is a mixed media artist who lives and works in St. Petersburg, Florida. Her work explores the world of three-dimensional mixed media sculpture with a finely tuned graphic sensibility. The twisted representational wire forms are infused with a bold linear thrust, informed with a commentary on contemporary times. By combining training in traditional sculptural techniques in metal, clay and stone with a concurrent background in graphic design and illustration, Vienneau has demonstrated her expertise as a wire…… Read More

Cora Marshall

Cora Marshall, born in Washington, DC, is an artist and arts educator. She received her B.F.A. from Howard University, Master of Science in Education from Bank Street College of Education with Parsons School of Design, and her doctorate in art from New York University. Dr. Marshall, Professor of Art Emeritus, served as chairperson of the Department of Art at Central Connecticut State University from 2006-2012. Marshall has exhibited both internationally and nationally including National Conference of Artists: Kumasi, Ghana; US…… Read More

Kenny Jensen

Kenny is a multidisciplinary artist currently focused on growing a traditional oil painting practice. His new paintings are informed by 20 years of past and ongoing nature-focused explorations in photography, video, sculpture, installation, and the collection and presentation of found objects. At their root, these works are contemplating the act of seeing itself. How and what we see (and by extension how we think and behave) depends on the subjective lenses we use and what we choose to pay attention…… Read More

Saumitra Chandratreya

Born 1990, Saumitra Chandratreya is a Fiber-Installation artist who lives in St. Petersburg, FL and Chicago, IL. He was born in Mumbai and Bangalore, India is his other home. He graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2017 with a Master of Design in Fashion, Body and Garment. He has a BFA in Textile Design from the Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology in Bangalore, India. Chandratreya was awarded one of the Individual Artist Grants…… Read More

Xina Scuderi

Xina Scuderi is a fine art photographer based in St. Petersburg, Florida. In 2019 she was inspired to start the ‘Doors of St. Pete Project’ to honor her father who was an Artisan and Door Designer in St. Pete from the 1970s until the 2008 recession. Xina grew up in a house surrounded by craftsmanship and architecture. As a teenager and early college years she worked as her father’s helper building, finishing, and installing wood, metal, and stained-glass works. Xina…… Read More

Babs Reingold

Venezuela-born American artist Babs Reingold creates sculptures, drawings, and installations focusing on the environment and poverty. Ms. Reingold has an extensive showing history with 15 solo exhibitions and over 75 group exhibitions ranging from museums, universities, alternative spaces, and galleries. Solo exhibits include venues in New York City, Los Angeles CA, Atlanta GA, Savannah GA, St. Petersburg FL, Jersey City Museum, and Buffalo NY. Museum group exhibits include the Newark Museum NJ, Jersey City Museum NJ, Albright-Knox Buffalo NY, the…… Read More

Christina Bertsos

“My muse is the stone” Christina Bertsos is a self-taught sculptor best known for her fluid works in stone. Influenced by her love of classic Greek figurative sculpture and modern abstract expressionism, she uses this ancient medium to explore contemplative themes such as the evolution of consciousness and the essence of Beauty as reflected in the female form. Her sculpture, Aphrodite Rising (2021) is one such example. She calls herself an artist and also an artisan, hand crafting each of…… Read More

Elizabeth Barenis

She believes that what the viewer finds in the art is one of the most important things about it. Her work has been shown nationally and internationally…. Read More

Gianna Pergamo

Gianna Pergamo is an artist from Brooklyn, New York who now lives in St. Petersburg, Florida. She received her BFA in Illustration from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2011. Gianna is primarily a mixed media artist, combining collage, acrylic paint, colored pencil, and more. She was a previous recipient of the Creative Pinellas Emerging Artist Grant, and was recently featured in Creative Loafing as well as on Fox 13. Gianna regularly donates pieces to auction off for Equality…… Read More

Angela Warren

Angela Warren lives in St. Petersburg, Florida. In 2018 she received a Pollock and Krasner Fellowship to attend Vermont Studio Center artist in residence program.Angela spent 2017 and 2018 teaching art post hurricane Irma in St. John, US Virgin Islands where she helped people heal through art…. Read More

Javier T Dones

Javier’s current work springs from a lifelong passion and fascination for the elements of nature, her power, arrangements, and structures. The medium is metals and chemistry. Copper is the main working material…. Read More

Nathan Beard

Nathan Beard’s richly layered paintings combine playful Abstract Expressionism with fields of color that transition slowly through hue and temperature. He slices blue painter’s tape, strip-by-strip, and methodically applies it to create cyclic patterns that enhance… Read More

Neverne Covington

Neverne Covington’s has drawn and painted since her childhood. Growing up in the South, with its resplendent light and verdant landscape, botanical diversity has been and endless source on inspiration for her work. Her imagery is inspired by direct observation and memory influenced by the richness of the American South. Her work combines abstraction and figuration addressing the flow of time and movement and the rhythm of nature. Her mediums include oil painting, monotypes, intaglios. drawing, sculpture and book arts.…… Read More

Mark Mitchell

Arts Coast Galleries Artist Mark Mitchell is an International Multimedia Artist, specializing in painting Conceptual Pop Art…. Read More

Patricia Kluwe Derderian

Arts Coast Galleries Artist Patricia Kluwe Derderian has always loved to draw, even the smell of her uncle’s colored pencils inspired her to major in architecture – since art was not an option in the little city where she was raised in Brazil. She has used her art to express her projects and ideas…. Read More

Jason Hackenwerth

Arts Coast Galleries Artist Since 2005, Jason Hackenwerth has explored the phenomena of temporality and joy through the transformation of ordinary … Read More

John Gascot

Latin American/Caribbean artist John Gascot spent the first twelve years of his life in Puerto Rico, a fact to which he attributes his love of bold color. While he creates in a variety of styles, including Painterly and Geometric Abstractions, Latin Pop paintings are his signature. He affectionately coined the style “Latin Pop” after years of development. The series combines elements of Pop, Cubism and Folk and is often flavored with a Latin/Global sensibility. John’s Latin Pop paintings combine various…… Read More

Emily Lee Stehle

Emily Lee Stehle is a Clearwater, FL-based mixed media artist specializing in fiber art who strives to make beautiful things out of discards. An ever-evolving creative basket maker, she began weaving traditional baskets more than 20 years ago learning from books and local weavers. She also took workshops with nationally recognized artists such as Flo Hoppe, Jerry Bleem, Kari Lonning, Marilyn Moore, Jo Stealey and Vladmir Yarish. Through time, the traditional reed supplies have been switched over to include Florida…… Read More

Carol Mickett & Robert Stackhouse

Arts Coast Galleries Artists Carol Mickett and Robert Stackhouse have worked collaboratively for over sixteen years…. Read More

Cecilia Lueza

Argentine-American artist Cecilia Lueza is well known for creating vibrant public art across the United States and beyond. Throughout her career, the artist has intensely explored a wide range of artistic media including painting, sculpture and monumental outdoor installations. Her awe-inspiring murals can often be found in unexpected locations such as rooftops and street intersections. Lueza is committed to creating visually engaging public art that enhances our environment, transforms the landscape, engages the viewer and define a sense of place…… Read More

See how the Arts Coast is a vibrant and sustainable arts community and an arts and cultural destination.

Arts Annual 2022 Collection

Browse the Arts Annual 2022 and collect what feels right for you from the amazing Arts Coast artists featured in the latest exhibition from Creative Pinellas…. Read More


We are still holding our Arts Coast Raffle. Purchase tickets when you arrive for a chance to win one of 3 ARTS COAST PACKAGES!

Raffle tickets are; 1 ticket for $25, 3 tickets for $50, and 10 tickets for $100. Must be present with a ticket to win.

For the Love of Art | Value: Over $1,200
Enjoy your choice of lunch or brunch for four at the Teak Restaurant at the St. Pete Pier. Plus a $1,000 gift certificate towards the purchase of artwork at the Gallery at Creative Pinellas.
ARTcation for Two | Value: Over $600
Enjoy a dinner at Birch and Wine, then see a theatre production at American Stage, and spend the night in beautiful downtown St. Petersburg at the Hyatt Place St Pete.
Explore the Arts for Two | Value: $500
Experience some of what the Arts Coast has to offer! Enjoy a Food Arts Class for two and a Family Entry to the DLM Children’s ART Museum at the Dunedin Fine Art Center, 2 theatre tickets to both American Stage and freeFall Theatre, a Night at the Opera with St. Pete Opera, and two tickets to the Museum of Fine Arts St. Pete.


Beyond the Walls 2022

Beyond the Walls 2022

Get ready to experience a brilliant splash of color and artistic inspiration on your next trip to the Arts Coast. Cool art pieces created by leading artists living and working in the Arts Coast, Pinellas County, are on display in participating hotels, reinventing the typical art gallery experience by taking art Beyond The Walls. You’ll be awed by a variety of dynamic artwork created in different shapes, sizes, and styles. Each piece of artwork is available for contactless purchase. You can deepen…… Read More



Friday, November 11: Artist Tours & Talks

Arts Annual 2022 – Artist Tours & Talks

The Arts Annual 2022 continues Friday with artist tours and talks throughout the day. These opportunities allow us to celebrate the artists in the Arts Coast while learning more about the artists and their processes. Free to the public. Below is the schedule for the artists’ talks. 12:00pm 12:30pm 1:00pm 1:30pm 2:00pm Tampa Bay Afrofuturism Festival Panel Discussion* Creative Pinellas is excited to share that the Tampa Bay Afrofuturism Festival will be presenting their first event of their three day…… Read More

Saturday, November 12: Performances in the Park

Arts Annual 2022 – Performances in the Park

The Arts Annual 2022 wraps up a celebratory weekend with artists in Music, Theatre, Dance and Film for Performances in the Park.  There will be special appearance by Tampa Bay Ray’s mascot and food available by Top Nosh Street Food.  Free to the public. In the Courtyard: 11:00 am: Scenes from the Nutcracker from the Academy of Ballet Arts – Suzanne Pomerantzeff, Director (A Childhood Classic!) 11:30 am: Musical highlights from Oh Gasparella! A new musical by Tom Sivak (She’s not…… Read More

Become a Sponsor Today!

Arts Annual Sponsorship

SUPPORT PINELLAS ARTS AND CULTURE! Be a part of an unforgettable arts and cultural experience as a sponsor of Arts Annual. Sponsors receive marketing and publicity leading up to the Arts Annual and throughout the exhibition on view to the public in the gallery and online from November 10 through December 31, 2022. Your support of Arts Annual 2022 helps us uplift the arts and cultural community on the Arts Coast. BECOME A SPONSOR TODAY! If you have any questions…… Read More



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December 15, 2022
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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