January 27 – May 2012
New Deal Gallery, Sarasota
The winter season art exhibition is underway at “The New Deal Gallery” located in the lobby of the Federal Building, 111 S. Orange Avenue. The free exhibit is part of a visual art program sponsored by the City of Sarasota which showcases local artists for three months. The winter exhibit features six artists and is open to the public Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The artists include; Anita Wexler, Patricia Sorg, Vincent S Taschetti, Edward Drake, Marsha Meketon Schamber, and Jeffrey Weisman
An artist reception will be held Friday, January 27, 2012 Friday 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at “The New Deal Gallery”. The public is invited to attend and light refreshments will be served.
The exhibit is part of a public art program which began last October. Four times a year, local artists are selected to have their work displayed inside City owned buildings.
Individual artists, visual arts organizations or groups or artists interested in participating may apply anytime. For an application, visit www.SarasotaGov.com and click Public Art or contact Volunteer Public Art Coordinator Virginia Hoffman to receive an application via email Virginia.Hoffman@sarasotagov.com