June 2018

Monthly Archives

  • Ringling College of Art and Design Englewood Art Center Presents Summer Art Market

    Ringling College of Art and Design Englewood Art Center Presents Summer Art Market Friday, July 6, and Saturday, July 7 The summer may be sizzling hot but this indoor, family-friendly event features cool art by area-based artists and artisans, artist demonstrations, live music, food trucks and activities for children.   (Sarasota, FL) Englewood’s arts and cultural scene […]

  • The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee Announces Cornerstone Gift for Campus for Jewish Life   (May 30, 2018, Sarasota-Manatee) The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee has received a cornerstone lead gift from community philanthropist Larry Greenspon, creating The Larry Greenspon Family Campus for Jewish Life and The Larry and Mary Greenspon Sports Complex. The gift will be used for the […]

  • Women’s Resource Center Awards $22,000 in 22 Scholarships

    Women’s Resource Center Awards $22,000 in 22 Scholarships The recipients are pursuing degrees in the fields of nursing, dental hygiene, and anesthesiology. Others are attending school for degrees in graphic design, education, and social sciences.   (Sarasota-Manatee, FL) The Women’s Resource Center, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to engaging, educating, enriching and empowering women of all generations, awarded 22 scholarships of $1,000 each at a reception in Sarasota on May 20. This year’s class represented women who are pursuing degrees in various fields of study—from nursing to the social sciences. Betty Schoenbaum, a longtime supporter of the WRC […]

  • Sarasota Concert Association’s 2019 Great Performers Series January-April 2019 The organization’s 74th season features five classical orchestra and chamber performances at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall and one at the Riverview Performing Arts Center.   (Sarasota, Florida) Sarasota Concert Association celebrates its 74th season with a roster of world-renowned classical artists and ensembles. SCA’s 2019 Great Performers […]

  • Call for Artists for the New Sarasota Art & Handmade Home Show

    Call for Artists for the New Sarasota Art & Handmade Home Show Formerly the Sarasota Craft Show, this juried show of premier crafts and fine art features works in clay, wood, glass, fiber, furniture, paintings, sculpture, photography, mixed-media, digital art, and graphics by more than 120 of the nation’s top artists. Application deadline is July 10! […]

  • The Exchange Awards $250,000 to Area Arts Groups and Students

    The Exchange Awards $250,000 to Area Arts Groups and Students Nineteen regional groups receive support for wide-ranging arts and cultural projects. Twenty-two students receive scholarships for pursuing studies in the arts. Since 1962, The Exchange has awarded more than $8 million in grants to hundreds of area-based non-profits.   Sarasota, FL— The Exchange (formerly the […]

  • Art Center Sarasota Presents “FLORIDA’S FINEST” A Statewide Juried Exhibition May 24 – July 6

    Art Center Sarasota Presents “FLORIDA’S FINEST” A Statewide Juried Exhibition May 24 – July 6 This state-wide exhibition, juried by Joe Fig, showcases the wide-ranging talents of Florida-based artists. Opening reception is Thursday, May 31, 5-7 p.m.   (Sarasota, FL) Art Center Sarasota presents “Florida’s Finest,” a juried exhibition of works by Florida artists, May 24 –July 6. The […]

  • Choral Artists of Sarasota Announces Winner of the 2018 Barbara Diles Apprentice Scholarship

    Choral Artists of Sarasota Announces Winner of the 2018 Barbara Diles Apprentice Scholarship Seventeen-year-old Katherine Herbert, a Choral Artists of Sarasota apprentice singer, receives a $1,000 scholarship to further her vocal training.   (Sarasota-Manatee) Choral Artists of Sarasota, Sarasota’s professional chorus, has announced that one of the ensemble’s apprentice singers, Katherine Herbert, is the winner […]

  • Art Center Sarasota’s New Exhibitions: Sarasota North County Schools Spring Art Show

    Art Center Sarasota’s New Exhibitions: Sarasota North County Schools Spring Art Show April 24-May 5 Opening Receptions: Elementary: Tuesday and Wednesday, May 1 and 2; 5:30-7 p.m. Middle and High School: Thursday May 3; 5:30-7 p.m. Featuring artwork by area elementary, middle and high school students. Pop-Up: The In-Between Series! May 10-15 “Booker High VPA Seniors” […]

  • Art Center Sarasota Presents: The Beaux Arts Ball A Themed Costume Event Featuring the 10th Annual Iconcept Fashion Show

    Art Center Sarasota Presents: The Beaux Arts Ball A Themed Costume Event Featuring the 10th Annual Iconcept Fashion Show Theme for 2018: “Wildest Dreams” Friday, May 11  Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall Get ready for a night to remember! This fundraiser includes interactive performances and a contest for the attendees’ best outfits. Guests are invited to be […]