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 – 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 – Mark Mitchell at The Birchwood and Teak, St. Pete, Florida
Mark Mitchell is an International Multimedia Artist, specializing in painting Conceptual Pop Art. As a PRATT MANHATTAN graduate, SVA alum, and former advertising Creative Director,… Read More
Beyond the Walls – Gianna Pergamo at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort, Clearwater Beach
Gianna is primarily a mixed media artist, combining collage and acrylic paint. She has run her business Pergamo Paper Goods since 2012, where she makes vintage inspired collage art for animal lovers and sells it as prints, cards, stickers, and more…. Read More
Beyond the Walls – Angela Warren at the Hyatt Place, St. Petersburg Downtown
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 – Nathan Beard at the Fenway Hotel, Dunedin Florida
Nathan Beard’s richly layered paintings combine playful Abstract Expressionism with fields of color that transition slowly through hue and temperature…. Read More
Beyond the Walls – Daniel Barojas at the Postcard Inn St Pete Beach
Daniel Barojas (a.k.a. R5, Rope5) Born in Mexico City and now living in St. Petersburg, Florida. Daniel works in various artistic mediums including painting, mixed media illustration, watercolor, graphic/product design, jewelry, photography, and murals…. Read More
Beyond the Walls – Elizabeth Barenis at the Sirata Beach Resort
Elizabeth Barenis’s work typically reflects tranquil scenes designed to induce a peaceful state while also inviting interpretation from the viewer. 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. Elizabeth lives and works in St. Petersburg, Florida…. Read More
Beyond the Walls – Javier T Dones at the Sandpearl Resort, Clearwater Beach
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 – George Retkes at Springhill Suites, Clearwater Beach
I create art because I seek to further develop my appreciation for nature and technology…. Read More
Beyond the Walls – Donald Gialanella at the Hollander Hotel, St. Petersburg Downtown
Donald Gialanella is a sculptor who focuses on turning metal and found materials into large-scale shapes, figures, and symbols. His body of work includes elegant steel horses, towering, abstract totems, and wry orbs made up of discarded consumer objects, … Read More
Beyond the Walls – Christina Bertsos at the Wyndham Grand, 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. … Read More
Beyond the Walls – Kodi Thompson at the Bilmar Beach Resort, Treasure Island
Kodi Thompson is a ceramic and mix media artist residing in St. Petersburg Florida, and has been working in the artssince 2009. In 2018 he received his MFA degree in studio arts with a concentration in Ceramicsfrom Southern Illinois University Edwardsville…. Read More
Beyond the Walls – 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