Mayor Opens “Pelican Proud” FREE Exhibition now open

St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman evaluated nearly 40 individual art works created by local artists for the Pelican Proud exhibition currently running in the pop-up gallery space of The Morean Arts Center, 719 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg. For the Mayor’s Choice Award, Kriseman selected A New Glide Path, created by St. Petersburg artist Dean Fortune. […]

Morean Celebrates “Pelican Proud” In FREE June 13 Exhibition Opening

The Morean Arts Center, the region’s oldest community arts center, has re-opened their free galleries on Central Avenue and Morean Center for Clay at 420 22nd Street South in St. Petersburg. In January the Pelican, amazing, sometimes awkward, and omnipresent was designated the official bird of the City of St. Petersburg. “Pelican Proud” an exhibition […]

Life lessons on the curve of a glass bubble

Chris Stowe is a husband, dad, seasoned military strategist, Veteran, passionate advocate for the needs of military patients diagnosed with traumatic brain injury and PTSD and ARTIST. In this candid and insightful presentation Chris will share how important it is to be willing to shatter everything to achieve creative and life fulfillment. His personal journey […]

Pelican theme art exhibit at Morean: Artist entries by May 22

PELICAN Proud exhibition at Morean Arts Center Call for artist entries: Submit by May 22 St. Petersburg, FL – (April 1, 2020) The Brown Pelican became the official bird of St. Petersburg in January of 2020. As the City pulls together to navigate the impact of COVID-19 the Morean Arts Center is inviting the public […]