I Still Have a Bad Feeling About This @ West Tampa Arts Center (WTAC) - Artists interpret Star Wars ideas, movies, etc. performances, art, doorprizes, giveaways, music and more. Friday, Dec 9th, 7-10 PM, 1906 Armenia in Tampa.
"Not Your Same Old Christmas" Gallery Walk @ Art Lofts - Group exhibit of the many artists at the Lofts and open studios. Saturday Dec 10th, 5:00 -8:30 PM. 10 Fifth St. North, St Petersburg.
Mixtapes and Tees @ Tempus - Artist's playlists on cassettes that you can listen to on vintage Walkmans and boomboxes. Joe Griffith, Alan Hampton, Ryann Slauson, Bryan Taylor and others are featured. They were selected by two Creative Loafing staffers and Tracy Midulla Reller. This is in conjunction with their 3rd T-Shirt show, wherein designs are up on exhibit, and you order them made, and get them finished on the spot at $17 ea. Desings are by Neil Bender, Matt Normand, and others. Free Admission.
5132 N. Florida Ave. Friday, Dec 9th, 7-10 PM.
Bike Art Show @ Seminole Heights Garden Club - Alan Snel, who ran the Arts and Antiques Bike Ride I participated in & reported on here a while back is staging another ride this Saturday, Dec 10th. It starts at 8:30 AM at tyhe Seminole Garden Club, 5901 N. Ninth St. Tampa. After the ride, there will be a Bike Art Show at the Garden Club, from 11:00 AM to 1 PM.
PBS will be filming the ride for the show Pedal. Free admission.
Art @ Centennial Park - The 2nd year of this show, this time with 2,700$ in prizes. At Centennial Park, Ybor. Eighth Ave and 19th St. In conjunction with the .25 Streetcar rides. Saturday, Dec. 10th, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Free Admission.
Adam Miguel Estevez: Vista @ Collective - A one-night show by the artist Saturday, Dec 10th, at 601 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg. Free Admission. And... More Than Sunshine Show, Florida based New Brow Art. 7-11 PM Saturday, Dec 10th.
Arts Against Hunger Live Art Festival - Musicians, including Jun Bustamante. Donated works at Silent Auction, Live Painting, and more. (I will get there very late due to a funeral service, but I'll be there.). Six Hundred block of Central Avenue St. Petersburg. Saturday, Dec 10th 10 AM to 4 PM.
Classic Tattoo and Sweet Cheeks Xmas Carnival @ Sake Bomb - Art, Music, and more from these two creative venues. Bring a toy or donate some $. Free admission. Sunday, Dec 11th, at 8:00 PM. Sake Bomb, 548 Central Ave St Petersburg.
Dan Lasata @ Kahwa - Skateboard Artist Dan Lasata has a one-man show at Kahwa Cafe, New work. Opens Dec 10th, 7-9PM 204 2nd Ave S. St Pete. Free.
Holiday Block Party @ Creative Clay/1100 block - Live art from the community, Exibits, and music, including Jun Bustamante. Saturday, Dec 10th, 5-8:30 PM, on the 1100 block (right after that nano traffic circle). Free.
Artpool's New Crib - Marina Williams has moved her artspace to 2030 Central Ave. in St Pete. This is the Grand Opening, with the Wicked Winter Wonderland Party. Sequins encouraged, but constumes or anything eccentric will do. $20 Admission.
Show @ Duncan McClellan's - Although I am not seeing anything in the papers, I did receive a comment saying that, as usual, in conjunction with Gallery Walk, there would be an exhibit at Duncan McClellan Glass. From their website: The Duncan McClellan Gallery will highlight artists - Ellen Vontillius,
Sam Chung and many more to be announced fantastic artists!
Wine & beer will be available with donations benefiting First Night St. Pete 2012.