22nd Festival of the Arts Delray Beach Florida January 15 - 16, 2011
Jake Fernandez and Cornelia Seckel in front of Jake’s work "Myakka Fork" at The Studio at Gulf and Pine on Anna Maria Island, Florida. Owned by Rhea Chiles, the gallery has both solo and group exhibitions. The landscape is painted on 24 wood panels to form an 8 foot by 12 foot mural, creating a life-size bas relief tableau
Michael Lasser speaking about Fred Astaire at the Sarasota Institute of Lifelong Learning’s Music Mondays series. This frequently sold out series is hosted by June LeBell in Sarasota and in Venice Florida.
The Salvador Dali Museum opened in St Petersburg Florida in 1982 with the collection of Industrialist A. Reynolds Morse and Eleanor Reese. The new museum opened in January of 2011. Yann Weymouth, AIA, Senior Vice President and Design Director for HOK, conceived the museum’s architectural design. The geodesic oculum by Novum Structures who engineered and installed the free-form glass exterior.
Arts Center Sarasota, Sarasota Florida has 3 galleries for art exhibitions— a traveling show, juried show and curated show. There are classes, workshops, artist demonstrations, lectures, discussions, critiques, receptions and special events for the 700 members and 20,000 visitors who visit and work at the center.