Falalala Florida: 2022 Holiday Show

Opening Reception: November 12 from 5-8pm The Morean’s Annual Holiday Show and Sale is filled with unique items that make impressive gifts, all made by our talented artist-members (over 100 of them!). Our Fa-la-la-la Florida theme this year inspired our artists to create flamingo ornaments, driftwood beach signs, painted palm fronds, and all kinds of […]

Feast and Folly

Exhibition Dates: Dec 10 – Jan 28, 2023 Opening Reception: 5-9pm on Dec 10 A Curated Collection of Tableware and Decorative Sculpture by Alicia Diem, Jennifer Rosseter, Rebecca Zweibel. ALICIA DIEM“I am a Swiss born artist and former goldsmith. I bring a jeweler’s precision to my ceramic sculpture and celebrate a spectacular chorus of ocean life […]

Iconic: Portrait Edition 2023

Join us for the most artistic event of the year! An ICONIC St. Pete organization, the Morean Arts Center has been supporting and engaging the local creative community since 1917. This spectacular fundraiser supports our mission of connecting people with art. At ICONIC: Portrait Edition, you will witness the portraits of three local icons being […]

I Am Enough: Word and Image 2022/2023

Educating children about the arts, and offering them access to gallery and exhibition space, has always been a key component of our mission at the Morean Arts Center. Since 1997, the Morean has worked with Pinellas County schools to create Word + Image: Arts and Education Partnership. The Morean hosts four of these juried exhibitions […]

Ruth Philipon: The Planets

Opening Reception: November 12th from 5-8pm Born in Toronto, Ruth Philipon grew up in England during World War II. She was educated in England and in France, and is related to Josiah Wedgwood, founder of Wedgwood China.  Ruth has been a much-loved volunteer and exhibiting artist at the Morean for decades. A self-professed “frustrated sculptor,” […]

One Day Tampa Bay

Opening Reception: November 12 from 5-8pm One Day Tampa Bay is a 24-hour community photography project to document the lives and light of St. Pete, Tampa, Clearwater and all the towns in between. This annual event, the brainchild of photographer Jamie Jackson and coordinated by Beth Reynolds in partnership with the Morean, creates a dynamic […]

Ornament Extravaganza!

Select Friday & Saturday evenings6pm – 9pm Make a beautiful and lasting memory this holiday season!  Join us at the Morean Glass Studio for the much-anticipated winter workshops and ornament-making experiences!  Throughout the months of November & December, you can watch, learn and participate in making your very own glass ornament, while being guided through the entire […]

Made for U.S. by Jessica Brandl

Exhibition dates: Nov 12 – 30 Opening Reception: 5-9pm on Nov 12  Artist Talk in Gallery at 7:30pm on Nov 12  Jessica Brandl’s exhibition titled “Made for U.S.” will be on display at The Morean Center for Clay from Nov 12th to Nov 30th. The show exhibits ceramic sculptures made with a focus on integrating image/picture design […]