Personal Icons @ Mindy Solomon Gallery - Like religious icons, only individuated. Seven Artists will be shown. I have it on good insider authority this is a hot show. Opening Saturday, Jan 8th, at 6 PM at Mindy Solomon Gallery, 124 2nd Ave. NE, St Petersburg. Free
Central Avenue Project @ 620 Annex - Ten Florida Collaborative photographers show work focusing on the living tapestry that is Central Avenue. Opens Saturday, Jan 8, at 6-9 PM, 620 Annex, 645 Central Ave St Peterburg. Ends 1/31. Free.
Ybor Art Colony Open House - Twelve Studios open their doors for this monthly event. Live music, beer and wine available. Free, but donations are welcome. AT likes the ambiance, people and art at the Colony.
Members Only Dali Opening - New Dali Museum opens its doors to members only. Sunday, January 9th, 11AM - 5PM. At One Dali Blvd. St. Petersburg. Yearly memberships are $40 for students & teachers, $60 for individuals, and for famlies, $90.
Public Grand Opening of the New Dali Museum - Tuesday, 1//11/11, 9:30AM-4PM. At 9:30, there will be a procession starting at the old museum, and ending at the new one. If you like to watch royalty, between 11AM & 3PM, Infanta Cristina, and other royals will be there for the ribbon-cutting ceremony. Admission $21 for adults, for opening day, timed tickets must be pre-purchased.
AT want to take this opportunity to welcome the new Dali to the community and wish it continued success. The building looks great.
Gulfport Art Walk - 40 artists and craftsmen in this pleasant sidewalk art show. Lots of good eats and bars along the route. On Beach Blvd., Jan. 7th, 6-10 PM
Downtown Dunedin Art Festival - I its 14th year, this juried show is in a beautiful setting. 10 AM- 5PM, Main Street, Dunedin. Free.
St. Petersburg Art Walk - go to: stpetearts.org and get a list of participating galleries. 5-8:30 PM