Event: 2nd Saturday Artwalk
Date: Saturday, December 14, 2013 5-9 pm
Cost: Free and open to the public
Contact: Linda Friedman Ramirez, AASP President, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Arts Association St. Petersburg, a professional association representing art businesses and artists in St. Petersburg, hosts the 2nd Saturday Artwalk on December 14, 2013 from 5-9pm. Over 25 AASP member galleries, warehouses and studios will be participating in this month’s Artwalk. In addition to the extended hours at all locations, there will also be special events such as talks by artists, gallery owners, live performances and demonstrations and receptions. The Artwalk is free and open to the public.
In addition, the 2nd Saturday Artwalk Trolley is sponsored by the St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance and will be taking guests from Beach Drive to deep in the heart of the Warehouse Arts District. See below for AASP member details where you can browse, watch and purchase.
The Clay Center of St Petersburg 400 23rd Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33712
Come Saggar fire your own special Christmas ornament to keep or give as a gift. Come early and shop as we have many gifts under $25.
Zen Glass Studio & Gallery 600 27th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33
The studio and gallery will be open and live demonstrations will be running all night!
Strands of Sunshine 4 6th Street North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Handcrafted Jewelry for Happy People! Find a selection of holiday gifts including our handcrafted jewelry and locally made Smith Wicks Soy Candles. Festive beverages and treats will be served all evening!
The Good Folk Gallery at Creative Clay 1114 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL 33705
The Good Folk Gallery presents ‘The Peace Show,’ a new exhibit of paintings, sculpture and mixed media by the member artists of Creative Clay. Opening Reception and Holiday Bazaar December 14th. Offerings include artist made holiday ornaments and cards, textiles, T-shirts, tote bags, drinking glasses, and many more gift ideas. Ideal stop for the folk art collector. Live music and holiday treats.
Featuring the abstract expressionistic art of Timothy Raines, where he captures the icons of the luxury and sporting lifestyle with a flair for the dramatic and paintings that are charged with explosive energy. Licensed by Major League Baseball for his team logos, Tim’s art goes hand in hand with his love of sports. Also featured is the art of Jon Lee whose passion for fishing and the sea can be seen through the boldness and whimsy of his paintings. Nationally Renowned Artist Jack Dowd is also in the house. His iconic life-sized sculptures and pastel drawings bring to life the likes of Andy Warhol, Dali, John Lennon, The “27” Club and the musicians and artists of fame, fortune and tragedy. Ducati Motorcycles are also in the gallery for your viewing pleasure sponsored by Euro Cycles. Come in and see the show!
Painting with Fire Studio and Gallery 2428 Central Ave., Saint Petersburg, FL 33712
We’ll be “Romancing the Rhinestone.” Come in for some bling and holiday cheer!
Scherer Art Gallery 145 Fifth Avenue Northeast, St Petersburg, FL 33701
The gallery will be featuring its entire permanent collection of Old Master through contemporary artworks including Josef Albers, Alfred Thomas Bricher, James Godwin Clooney, Earl Cunningham, Franz Josef Kline, Leonardo Nierman and Balthasar Paul-Ommegank.
Feathered Serpent Gallery 1018 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL 33705
Holiday Mercado with original art of more than 30 Latin American artists, jewelry, gifts, face painting by Artyfaces.
Florida Craftsmen 501 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Bring your holiday list to Florida Craftsmen where you’ll find the best glass, ceramic, wood, furniture, fiber and more in every price range. We’ll help you find the perfect gifts and even gift wrap for free.
Florida Holocaust Museum 55 5th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Through the Eye of the Needle: Fabric of Survival. The art of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz
September 21, 2013 – December 22, 2013 – Larry Wasser Gallery (South) Through the Eye of the Needle is an exhibition fabric wall hangings created by Esther Nisenthal Krinitz, a Holocaust Survivor from Poland. The works outline her story of survival.
Holocaust Images by D.K. Lubarsky October 12, 2013-January 26, 2014-Janet Kohn Gallery (North) Holocaust Images is an exhibition of small scale clay sculptures by Diana Lubarsky. Each sculpture focuses on a separate theme.
Graphi-ko Gallery 669 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Mark Tokarek is a local photo realistic artist working with graphite. Six original pieces of art will be on display as well as high quality prints and cards of these works and previous projects. Subjects include eroticism, animal and plant life. This artist will be working on his latest and most ambitious project at the gallery, so you can see a work in progress. Wine and light hors d’oeuvres will be served. Come out and enjoy good art and good company!
Lynn Merhige Gallery 216 4th St. North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Affordable ceramics and small works of art for gift giving.
Michele Tuegel Contemporary 320 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Brimming with the unusual and unexpected gift-priced holiday items, the gallery is also featuring the Florida-exclusive work of RI metalsmith Boris Bally, including re-purposed street sign chairs, tables, holiday wreaths, wall platters and jewelry. The gallery represents highly-collectible fine art, contemporary craft and studio art jewelry by 80 nationally-known artists blended beautifully with antique and timeworn furniture pieces and indigenous objects, resulting in an oasis of modern design concepts to enliven your home, body and spirit. Join us in the holiday spirit of giving!
Nuance Galleries 2924 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FL 33712
Contact: Suzanne Golden, 727 209-2125, email@example.com, nuancegalleries.com
John Andrew Burmeister will be at the Nuance Galleries in St. Petersburg, Saturday December 14th to demonstrate handmade printmaking the old fashion way. He will showcase his book of etchings of Charleston and his new work that will be in his new book of works highlighting the beauty and architecture of Tampa Bay. He will also display some of his pastels of Florida along with his etchings.
Charlie Parker Pottery 2724 6th Ave S., St. Petersburg, FL 33712
You are invited to visit our beautiful gallery to see the most recent work of all our talented member artists. Visit us on Second Saturday Art walk to view our handmade functional and sculptural pottery 5pm-9pm. Most items will be 10% off.
Craftsman House 2955 Central Ave. St. Petersburg, FL 33713
Unique, handmade gifts for giving and receiving. Jewelry, pottery, blown glass, handbags, turned wood, furniture, ornaments and more. Holiday treats in the cafe, and of course help yourself to our big holiday candy wreath!
Donna Gordon Gallery & Studio 625 Central Ave., St. Petersburg FL 33701
New bronze sculpture by Donna Gordon. Ongoing – Mixed media by Barbara Grazul Hubbard, Paintings by Ann Sklar, Gaston Locklear and Cecilia Lueza, sculptural pottery by Wendy Durand and carved eggs by Mark Noll.
Duncan McClellan Gallery 550 24th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33712
Duncan McClellan Gallery offers Contemporary Glass Sculpture and multi media art by over 40 internationally acclaimed artists. On December 14th, from 5-9 pm, Duncan McClellan Gallery will open a Special Holiday Exhibit featuring works by glass artists Jacob Stout and Charles Savoie. Jacob Stout is the Director of St Pete Hot Glass, and is a nationally recognized glass artist and teacher. In this exhibit, he will unveil a new body of work concentrating on the Venetian technique of “encalmo”.
Soft Water Studios 515 22 Street South, Unit F St. Petersburg, FL 33712
Cartography of the Soul – With an abstracted notion of Cartography, 12 artists visually map the uncharted depths of the soul, and in doing so, model its reality. Closing Reception is 12.14.13.
Art on 1st 550 1st Ave. North, St Petersburg, FL 33701
Come celebrate the holidays with St. Petersburg’s newest art gallery located on the edge of the Central Arts District – ART ON 1ST Browse our collection — Traditional to trendy.
Artlofts 10 Fifth St N., St Petersburg, FL 33701
Come on up and get “In the Spirit.” The ArtLofts artists display paintings, jewelry, stained glass, photography, sculpture and mixed media work for that unique present. Enjoy the cool atmosphere, visit the artists in their working studios and enjoy some refreshments. Exhibit runs from 12/14/13 to 12/31/13. Win an art basket filled with paintings, jewelry, stained glass, photographs, and artsy surprises! Tickets $5 each or 3 for $10, Raffle drawing 12/14/13.
Berk Fine Art and Photography 10 5th St N, Suite 100, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Berk Fine Art and Photography will continue to display the Western inspired Art – encaustic mixed media pieces of Wild Horses and Native American Dancer. We’ll also have our ongoing showing of our vibrant painted animals, including pet art and wild animals.