5 SPoT Art Show - Skate Tournament and Art from local artists. Skatepark Tampa, 4215 E. Columbus Drive, Tampa. Admission $10.00.
Tampa Museum of Art (TMA) - Holiday Shopping Hand-made gifts for sale in the Atrium, with free gift wrapping. Sono Cafe snacks (this alone is worth the trip!), cash bar, and music by DJ Jeff Stewart. Free. In the Museum.... Realism, Selections from the
Martin Z. Margulies Collection, through Dec. 31st. No Limits, Videos
from artist Janet Biggs. Hours: Mon-Thurs., 11AM - 7 PM. Until 8 PM
Fridays. Closed on Thanksgiving. Art on the House - The TMA is free on Friday evenings, from 4-8 PM. Otherwise, it's $10.00 Admission. 120 Gasparilla Plaza, Downtown Tampa.
Ringling Museum of Art - Featuring
20th Century Abstract Art from the Ringling Collection; The Amazing
American Circus Poster, from the Strobridge Lithographic Company; Josef
Albers Colors (this alone is well worth the drive to Sarasota). at 5401
Bay Shore Road, Sarasota. Closed on Thanksgiving.
Museum of Fine Arts, St. Pete - Forever
in a Moment, 19th century Photographs of Egypt. Story and Symbol, 17th
century paintings from Northern Europe. The NY School, from the Gottay
Collection. Closed on Thanksgiving. Hrs. Monday-Saturday, 10 AM - 5 PM.
Noon-5 PM Sunday. Admission $17.00
Florida Museum of Photographic Arts (FMoPA) - Celebrations
of the Body, male nudes by Dianora Nicco, and Bud Lee's America,
outstanding photographs by a photographer that lives here.
Closed Thanksgiving. Hours:
10 AM - 5 PM, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Noon-8 PM Friday, and
Noon-5 PM Sunday. Admission is $6.00, FMoPA is at 200 N Tampa in
Holizaar @ 620 - Gifts galore at Holizaar Four. Saturday, Dec 3, from 11 AM to 4 PM at Studio 620. 620 1st Ave, North, St. Pete. Free.
Gulfport Art Walk: Shop Local - Sidewalk art and craft show in a charming location with plenty of eateries and watering holes. 6-10 PM Friday @ Beach Boulevard, Gulfport. Free.
St. Petersburg Clay Sale - Holiday sale. St. Pete Clay Company, 420 22nd st. S. 10 AM- 6 PM Saturday, Noon-6 PM Sunday. Free.
Zen Glass Holiday Show - At the new studio. Glass goodies for sale. Free. 600 27th St. S. St Pete.