Creative Pinellas Meet Ups offer opportunities for artists and arts lovers to meet each other, spark collaborations and learn something new. Catherine Bergman, Artist and Curatorial Director with the Dunedin Fine Art Center will be on hand Thursday, June 27 6 p.m.-8 p.m. to make the night fun and productive. Meet Ups are held every month at a different location throughout Pinellas county, this month its at The Rusty Lyon, 923 Broadway, Dunedin, 34698. Grab something to eat or drink and let’s meet up!
Catherine Bergmann is Curatorial Director at the Dunedin Fine Art Center where she has curated over 350 exhibitions in the past 13 years. Hired in 2000, she served as Adult Education Director in addition to Curator during two major expansions. She is also an award-winning artist whose works were featured in the first UnderCurrent/ Overview Exhibition at the Tampa Museum of Art as well as the Ft. Lauderdale Museum of Art, the Orlando Museum of Art, Deland Museum of Art, Museum of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg, the Brevard Museum of Art and the Leepa-Rattner Museum in Tarpon Springs. Her work was included in 100 Artists/100 Years at the Morean and can be seen in numerous private collections and in the permanent collections of the Polk Museum of Art, Valencia Community College and Pensacola Community College. Today, her work is primarily in sculpture and assemblage. She holds a BFA in Painting and Printmaking from Florida State University.