ArtistSPOTLIGHT: Basket weaver lets the wood inspire the result

Sheila King and her husband, David King, share a passion for art but art in different mediums. Sheila King is a basket weaver and David King is a watercolor artist. At juried outdoor art shows they share booths next to each other. More...

Posted 2/14/2018 03:21 AM

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Artis–Naples  February 18 The Beach Boys   More...

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Artis–Naples  February 5 Jessica Lang Dance   More...

Posted 1/31/2018 04:12 PM

Artist SPOTLIGHT: Robin Remick’s abstracts draw in the viewer

For Robin Remick, art has been a process of discovery. She hopes it will be a discovery process for the viewer as well – pleasurable from a distance and revealing more when seen up close. More...

Posted 1/17/2018 04:06 PM

Artist SPOTLIGHT: Mila Apperlo sees light from a unique perspective

An accomplished stained glass artist, Mila Apperlo has been exhibiting and winning awards and accumulating collectors for her abstract paintings here and abroad. More...

Posted 12/27/2017 03:04 AM

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Artis–Naples  January 9 – January 13 Naples Philharmonic – “Casablanca”   More...

Posted 12/27/2017 03:04 AM

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Posted 11/29/2017 03:35 AM

Artist SPOTLIGHT Viktorija Bulava: A figurative artist shaped by her rich environment

Victorija Bulava at the piano she embellished for the Sarasota Keys Piano Project. More...

Posted 11/29/2017 03:35 AM

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Posted 11/15/2017 03:30 AM

Artist SPOTLIGHT: Kathleen Bean’s imaginary world

Only Kathleen Bean could have persuaded 7th and 8th grade football players at a local school to lie on the floor and paint under their desks simulating a Michelangelo experience. “They had paint on their faces,” said Bean with a laugh. More...

Posted 11/15/2017 03:30 AM

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Posted 10/25/2017 01:19 AM

ArtistSPOTLIGHT Juan Carlos Collada’s good omen

For Juan Carlos Collada, butterflies are a good omen. “When I see a butterfly, I always think it’s going to be a good day,” he said.  More...

Posted 10/25/2017 01:19 AM

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B: Bonita Springs E: Estero FM: Fort Myers N: Naples  October  5 Thursday   More...

Posted 10/4/2017 03:22 PM

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Artis–Naples  October 14 Naples Philharmonic — Magic Carpet  October 22 The Temptations and The Four Tops  October 28 Naples Philharmonic — Halloween Concert   More...

Posted 10/4/2017 03:22 PM

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Posted 8/30/2017 12:33 AM

Popo Flanigan is where she’s supposed to be

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Popo Flanigan always wanted to be a painter. More...

Posted 8/30/2017 12:33 AM

Artist Spotlight: Suzanne French Luker on breaking the rules

Suzanne French Luker is not afraid of breaking any of the rules. More...

Posted 7/26/2017 04:31 PM

“Sister Act” is a fun night of theater

Opening night of “Sister Act” on June 29 was an off-Broadway success, with high-caliber acting, singing and choreography. The Naples Players performances, throughout July, are at Blackburn Hall at the Sugden Community Theater in Naples. More...

Posted 7/3/2017 02:55 PM

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Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall  July 18 & 19 PAW Patrol Live  Broadway Palm  Jun. 29 – Aug. 12 “Mary Poppins”  Center for Performing Arts   More...

Posted 6/28/2017 11:16 PM

Cori Scheft has a passion for self-expression

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Artist Cori Scheft has a unique take on life and the best of her striking collages reflect her joyous perspective. More...

Posted 5/31/2017 02:00 AM

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Posted 4/26/2017 07:17 PM

A dramatic departure for Bill Kreutz

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Bill Kreutz figured it out. He found a way to bring the excitement of graffiti art onto canvas and present it as a traditional art form. More...

Posted 4/26/2017 07:17 PM

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Posted 4/12/2017 03:51 AM

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Artis–Naples  Apr. 12 – 16 “Cabaret”  Apr. 23 FGCU Wind Orchestra  Apr. 24 Lea Salonga  Apr. 29 Magic Carpet Family Concert   More...

Posted 4/12/2017 03:51 AM

Tuscany is the home of Chianti

When I was young, my father would take our family to Rigazzi’s Italian restaurant in St. Louis. More...

Posted 2/14/2018 03:21 AM

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Posted 2/14/2018 03:21 AM

Artist SPOTLIGHT: Stephen Mancini, pushing the parameters

Classically trained, Stephen Mancini has been painting for more than five decades — always looking for a new way to stretch parameters. More...

Posted 1/31/2018 04:12 PM

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Posted 1/17/2018 04:06 PM

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Artis–Naples  January 16 – January 21 “An American in Paris”   More...

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Posted 12/27/2017 03:04 AM

Artist SPOTLIGHT: Ancient art became Rothenberg’s new fascination

Marilyn Rothenberg tells of her Caribbean vacation a few years ago that took an unexpected turn. At a French resort in the Turks and Caicos she saw people doing what she thought was very unusual. More...

Posted 12/13/2017 08:32 PM

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Artis–Naples  December 19 – December 24 “The Book of Mormon”   More...

Posted 12/13/2017 08:32 PM

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Artis–Naples  December 2 & December 3 Naples Philharmonic — “Handel’s Messiah”   More...

Posted 11/29/2017 03:35 AM

Wearable art adorned the runway for art association benefit

The Scene to be Seen Runway Art Show, held November 2, was an evening of fabulous wearable art for fashionistas. The inaugural event benefited the Naples Art Association, which has served the community for more than 60 years.  More...

Posted 11/15/2017 03:30 AM

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Artis–Naples  November 21 Randy Newman  November 26 Dave Koz 20th Anniversary Christmas Tour   More...

Posted 11/15/2017 03:30 AM

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Artis–Naples  November 1 Miami City Ballet  November 3 “Madama Butterfly”   More...

Posted 10/25/2017 01:19 AM

Artist Spotlight: Janine Wesselmann paints satires with sensitivity and humor

Janine Wesselmann has spent a lifetime observing people and their lives across all social strata and in the more elegant European and American capitals. More...

Posted 10/4/2017 03:22 PM

Amazing, abundant works await at art co-op

Tucked away unpretentiously next to Panera Bread at the Coconut Point mall in Estero sits an art lover’s paradise: the ACSWF Co-operative Art Gallery. More...

Posted 10/4/2017 03:23 PM

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Artis–Naples  Sept. 7 – 10, 13 Naples Philharmonic — Chamber Music  Sept. 9 Naples Philharmonic — Magic Carpet  Sept. 12 – 15 Naples Philharmonic — Trip to the Phil   More...

Posted 8/30/2017 12:33 AM

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Posted 7/26/2017 04:31 PM

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Broadway Palm  June 29 – Aug. 12 “Mary Poppins”  Sept. 7 – Oct. 7 “Groovin’”  Center for Performing Arts  Aug. 5 Improv Tonight!   More...

Posted 7/26/2017 04:31 PM

In a league of her own

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Every parent has heard the question coming from the back seat, “Are we there yet?”  More...

Posted 6/28/2017 11:16 PM

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Posted 6/28/2017 11:16 PM

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Posted 5/31/2017 02:00 AM

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Artis–Naples June 1 & 2 Naples Philharmonic Chamber Music June 3 Pro-Am June 4 Festival of Great Organ Music June 9 Youth Chamber Music Festival Concert More...

Posted 5/31/2017 02:01 AM

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Artis–Naples  May 5 Deb & The Dynamics  May 12 “The Magic Flute”  May 18 & 19 Naples Philharmonic Patriotic Pops   More...

Posted 4/26/2017 07:17 PM

Ted Bertz returns to his first love

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Ted Bertz’s paintings demonstrate an assured and bold sense of color. More...

Posted 4/12/2017 03:51 AM

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B: Bonita Springs E: Estero FM: Fort Myers N: Naples  March  31 Friday – 2 Sunday   More...

Posted 3/29/2017 09:15 PM