Thursday, January 12, 2012
This Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy Weekend, Jan 13th-15th.
This is a busy Saturday coming up....
Cirque du Surreal @ Salt Creek Art Works - The Gulf Coast Artist's Alliance puts on this show, which has art photography by Roberta Schott.On Saturday, it's a more extensive event, with the Cirque du Surreal., involving music, song, dance (belly), poetry, etc. Saturday, January 14th, 6-11 PM. 1600 4th St S. St Pete.
"Have Your Cake and Eat it Too": C. Emerson's Sixth Birthday Show. - Lori John's C. Emerson Fine Arts Gallery celebrates its sixth birthday with a show featuring many artists, including Kim Anderson, Marnie Bettridge, Working Method Collective, Jay Corrales, Chalet Comellas, Neverne Covington, Tyler Dearing, Heidi Haire, Dan Hall, Gil De Meza, Lew Harris, Regina Jestrow, June Kim, Caui Lofgren, Michael Massaro, Daniel Mrgan, Echo Railton, Jason Snyder, Danny Olda, Christina Poindexter. Friday, January 13th, 6:00 - 9:00 PM. 909 Central Ave. St Petersburg.
"In the Zone" @ Fire Station #3 - Yes, that FS3 has apparently resurrected, reportedly after some zoning contretemps were solved. This show features Sabrina Small, David Steiner, Frank Strunk III, Tod Cameron, and John Revisky. Friday, Jan. 13th, 6 PM - Midnight. 2701 5th Ave. S. St Pete. Welcome back, FS3.
"Beach, Beach, Beach" @ Donna Gordon Gallery - So good Donna named it three times! Seven artists are being exhibited. Wine and cheese will be served at the opening, which is on Saturday, January 14th, 5:30 - 8:30 PM. 625 Central Ave. St. Pete.
Things not seen before: John Cage Tribute @ Tempus - Site-specific work by Theo Wujcik and Joe Griffith. A must-see show. Saturday, January 14th, 7-10 PM, 5132 N. Florida Ave.
Happy New Art @ Art Lofts - Group show by Artslofts artists. Opens Saturday, Jan 14th, 5:00-8:30 PM. 10 Fifth Ave. N. St Pete.
Notes of Interest: Gil de Meza @ HCC Ybor Art Gallery - A solo show of this Professor Emeritus at UT is really good. I have already seen it and will be reviewing it soon. Through January 26th. 1505 E. Palm Avenue (North across Palm from thr Cuban Club). Ybor, Tampa.
Theo Wucjik: A Ten Year Retrospective @ Bob Rauschenberg Gallery - The 2000's decade of Theo's work in one hot show. Opens Friday, January 13th. Runs to February 25th. 8099 College Parkway, Fort Myers, FL. Well worth the drive.