ART Matters

Plans for Saturday? How about seeing dozens of Landmark(s) in a cool and casual amble thru Morean galleries!

27 Aug 2021, Posted by Robin McGowan in ART Matters, Events, News

[Artist credit for image above: Vanda Hughes] Landmark the visually lush exhibition at the Morean Arts Center galleries downtown reflect the energy and spirit of St. Petersburg. Local artists have rendered both romantic homages to historic or neglected buildings and created moments ethereal and future-focused…

All that glitters is glass????

26 Aug 2021, Posted by Robin McGowan in ART Matters, News

The days of summer are ebbing away – don’t miss out on the opportunity to see the amazing talent of Morean Glass Artists on display in the rotating small gallery of the Chihuly Collection. Morean Members get in to the Chihuly Collection year-round for free!…

Fresh Squeezed in the Tampa Bay Times

18 May 2021, Posted by Robin McGowan in ART Matters, Community, In the Papers

In St. Petersburg, a focus on Florida artists The Morean Arts Center presents “Fresh Squeezed 5″ and “Juicy.” By Maggie Duffy ST. PETERSBURG — Exhibitions featuring Florida artists are heating up this summer in Tampa Bay, and showing just how much creativity and talent our state…

Ida Y Mandell: a generous heart

18 May 2021, Posted by Robin McGowan in ART Matters, Community

Many in the Morean family know Ida as an accomplished metalsmith specializing in the challenging work of hollow forms. But she was also a pharmacist who pursued her professional certification before WWII and maintained her skills throughout her life. While raising 3 children and serving the…