Lost Worlds in the new Gamble Family Gallery, will feature artists whose works map forgotten landscapes, in a variety of media, both abstract and defined. You can visit the imaginary worlds of Edgar Sanchez Cumbas, Lise Drost, Shane McAdams and William Walmsley. (September 12 – December 23, 2014)
DFAC’s Entel Family Gallery will house Living Matter(s) , an invitational exhibit of artists who embrace the LIVING, via subject matter, process and/or materials. Look for works by Neverne Covington, Mary Hart, David Hicks, Jackie Kazarian, Lilian Garcia-Roig, Bonnie Seeman and Rachel Simmons. (September 12 – December 23, 2014)
PLANTS Illustrated will bloom in the Meta B. Brown Gallery. This exhibit will feature works culled from call for entries to the DFAC Community and beyond for Botanical works in all media, created with a nod to the traditional, scientific, illustrative form.(September 12 – October 19, 2014)
The second installment of works by artists whose talents were cultivated through DFAC programs will come home to roost in the Douglas-Whitley Gallery. Homegrown II is a celebration of their achievements and DFAC’s 40+ years of dynamic visual arts education. Artists include: Kathy Araujo, Holly Bird, Jon Didier, Sarah Garcia, Jean Hayes, Jennifer Klaus, Stuart Palm, Ailish Shea, Arlene Tribbia, Jennifer Weaver, Debra Thomas Weible and others. (September 12 – October 19, 2014)
In Land of the Lost, the David L. Mason Children’s ART Museum casts its gaze above and below earth’s known landscape , to visit lands, real or imagined… you decide! An exhibit of work from DFAC Summer Camp artists shares the same name, but occupies its own space in the Kokolakis Family Youth Gallery.
The two day Grand Re-Opening Extravaganza includes a Gallery Talk Friday night, September 12th from 6-7 pm, with the opening reception for the exhibitions following immediately from 7-9 pm featuring refreshments and LIVE music. September13th from 10 am – 2 pm is DFAC’s KID’S ART FEST. Games, Food and Music will be the menu of the day, as well as an 11am award ceremony for the young Land of the Lost artists.
Admission is $5 Friday night September 12th (FREE to DFAC Members) and FREE for EVERYONE on Saturday, September 13th (donations are ALWAYS gratefully accepted). Visit www.dfac.org or call 727.298.DFAC for more information.
Lost Worlds – September 12 – December 23, 2014
Living Matter(s) – September 12 – December 23, 2014
PLANTS Illustrated – September 12 – October 19, 2014
Homegrown II – September 12 – October 19, 2014
Land of the Lost – September 12, 2014 – August 16, 2015
Kid’s ART Fest 09/13/2014 – 10 am – 2 pm
Galleries & Gift Shop Hours:
Mon. – Fri. 10am-5pm –– Sat. 10am-2pm – Sun. 1-4pm
Gallery Admission FREE
DLM Children’s ART Museum – $5, Seniors $4, Members & Children 2 & Under – FREE