The Goods: Weekend News (02.17.12)

Sarasota Visual Art’s round up of information, upcoming exhibitions, and events. Todd Smith, Romare Bearden, Tampa Museum of Art, Nancy Turner, New College, Dunedin Fine Art Center, Robert Lovejoy, Vadim Bolshakov, Gwendolyn Fryer

Todd Smith on Romare Bearden: Southern Recollections
The Tampa Museum of Art is pleased to present an exhibition of approximately 70 works of art that span the career of ROMARE BEARDEN. Executive Director of Tampa Museum of Art, Todd Smith, interviews with Sarasota Visual Art about the exhibit.
Romare Bearden close up from "On the Block"

Featured Artist: Nancy Turner
Nancy is an artist printmaker who derives inspiration for her work from the people closest to her, from the news media, and from other artists. She uses art as a language to convey information about issues that are important to her.

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Head, Hands & Feet, Nancy Turner

Olda Reviews: Contain It! … Ok, Not So Much.
Review of the Dunedin Fine Art Center – Contain It!

2012 New College Juried Student Art Exhibition
Current – The fourth annual New College Juried Student Art Exhibition features sculpture, painting, drawing and printmaking work by 16 New College of Florida students.

ICON: The Work Of Three Artists Re-Examines Iconography
Monday – An image, picture or representation. A sign or likeness that stands for an object, a symbol. Featuring artists; Robert Lovejoy, Vadim Bolshakov, and Gwendolyn Fryer at Art Center Sarasota.