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…

It’s almost time to Fire Up PUFF

10 Dec 2020, Posted by Robin McGowan in Community, Events, News, Press Releases

The glass furnace which melts sand to glass has been nicknamed “Puff” by our glass artists. Puff has been off-line since we closed for COVID compliance last spring. Puff is equipment that is critical to our ability to serve the community and supports the largest…