Beyond the Walls 2022
September 29 - December 20
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 your arts experience by planning a visit to the Arts Annual exhibition at the Gallery at Creative Pinellas: Wednesdays through Sundays from 12pm to 5pm between Nov. 11 through Dec. 31st. The exhibition features over 100 inspiring art pieces from more than 25 artists, ranging from cutting edge up-and-comers to artists with international followings. Enjoy the arts and purchase amazing new pieces – all at the 2022 Arts Annual exhibition. Admission is free.
Be sure to Visit St. Pete/Clearwater for more information on your next trip to Pinellas County.
Beyond the Walls 22 – Patricia Kluwe Derderian at The Don CeSar, St Pete Beach
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
Beyond the Walls 22 – Don Gialanella at the Hyatt Place, St. Petersburg Downtown
Donald Gialanella was born in Plainfield, New Jersey. At the age of 19 the sculptor moved to New York City where he attended The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. During this time, the late 1970s… Read More
Beyond the Walls 22 – Angela Warren at the Fenway Hotel, Dunedin Florida
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
Beyond the Walls 22 – Laura Spencer at the Belleview Inn, Belleair Florida
Laura Spencer is an Illustrator and Graphic Designer based in St. Petersburg, FL. Having started her formal art training at a very young age . . …. Read More
Beyond the Walls 22 – Javier T. Dones at The Birchwood, St. Pete, Florida
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
Beyond the Walls 22 – Christina Bertsos at the Sandpearl Resort, Clearwater Beach
Christina Bertsos is an award-winning sculptor who lives in Dunedin, FL. Her journey as an artist began as a child with a deep love for drawing and a fierce creative spirit. Continuing her passionate journey, she studied life drawing… Read More
Beyond the Walls 22- John Gascot at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort, Clearwater Beach
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 . . …. Read More
Beyond the Walls 22 – Cecilia Lueza at the Wyndham Grand, Clearwater Beach
Fine artist Cecilia Lueza is a painter and sculptor who works in an array of forms. Wood, metal, ceramic and polyurethane are just a few of the materials she has used to create pieces that are imaginative, whimsical, spiritual and inspiring. Born in Argentina, Lueza earned her Master’s of Fine Arts from the Universidad… Read More
Beyond the Walls 22 – Mickett Stackhouse at Innisbrook, A Salamander Golf and Spa Resort, Palm Harbor, FL
Carol Mickett and Robert Stackhouse have worked collaboratively for over sixteen years . . . … Read More
Beyond the Walls 22 – Anna Ayres at the Sirata Beach Resort, St Pete Beach
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 winter, the Ayres family skated by lantern on icy cornfield valleys. In summers, a waterfall in the…… Read More
Beyond the Walls 22 – Xina Scuderi at the Bilmar Beach Resort, Treasure Island
Xina Scuderi is a self-taught fine art photographer native to St. Petersburg, Florida. Xina Scuderi’s photography career started in 2012 with picking up a camera at a time she was starting a new life. Within 5 years she was an Emerging Artist at Winter Park Sidewalk Arts Festival, Gasparilla Festival of the Arts, and Creative… Read More