100% Pure Florida Winners Announced 

1st Place Katherine Mathisen“Onus”  Sponsored by:   Tom and Dotty Powers and Mrs. Philip McKee   $500 and a solo show in 2016 2nd Place  Frank Spino   “Circle and Squares I” Sponsored by:   Susan and John Hopkins   $300 3rd Place Susan Rollins Gehring   “Red Fish Creek” Sponsored by:   Southern Janitor…

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Robin Maria Pedrero, the 2015 100% Pure Florida Judge

  Fifth Avenue Art Gallery is excited to announce that Robin Maria Pedrero, of Longwood, Florida will be this year’s awards judge for 100% Pure Florida Juried Exhibition. Robin Maria Pedrero paints the spirit and energy of life in rhythmic layers of color. Her vibrant poetic work combines natural and imaginary elements.  She responds to what…

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Ellen Pavlakos’ Solo Exhibition Opens This Friday

One of our long-standing gallery members, Ellen Pavlakos opens her solo-exhibition, “Work in Process” this Friday, October 3rd. Pavlakos works in clay, plaster, stone, and other contemporary materials, casting most of her work in bronze. Her sculptures are exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the state of Florida and she has competed and exhibited in many…

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We’ve Got the Winners!

We had a fabulous opening night for 100% Pure Florida, our ninth annual juried exhibition, on Friday night; despite some nasty weather. Many of the participating artists came from across the state to attend. The following awards were announced. Best of Show: $500 and a Solo Exhibition next JuneNancy Seib, House For Sale, assemblage 2nd…

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Above Water, solo exhibition by Paul Davis

Opens Friday, June 6th 5:30-8:30 One of our former own, Paul Davis, an award winning artist from Vero Beach is back! The front gallery will be hosting Paul’s show entitled “Above Water”.  Paul is internationally collected and sought after, with images pertaining mainly to the sea and boats and even the best inflatable paddle boards…

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Little Bits and Pieces, Jewelry Designs by Lois Ann Mittleman

APRIL 1-26 Little Bits and Pieces Jewelry Designs by Lois Ann Mittleman Opening on April 1st,  the jewelry designs of Lois Mittleman will fill the front exhibit room of the Fifth Avenue Gallery. Many of you are familiar with Lois’s jewelry and may even own some of her designs. On April 1 you will be able…

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Good Enough To Eat, Solo Exhibition by Frank Spino

Frank Spino is our award winning guest artist for March, with his solo exhibition entitled, “Good Enough to Eat”. “This show focuses on my fascination with painting citrus”,  Spino says.”Color excites me. Realism and rich, saturated color are what my art is all about.  I love the vibrant color and challenging textures: thick, dimpled rinds;…

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Drawing With Light Opens

We enjoyed a large crowd of photographers and art lovers at the opening of Drawing With Light. Thanks to everyone who participated and all of you who came out to see the show. Here are the results of the two independent judges,  Marilyn Cook and Lloyd Behrendt.  First Place – $300 Award sponsored by Southern…

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31st Annual Holiday Craft Show

It’s that time again…the garland is hung and the ornaments are all in place. We have put together a unique collection of wonderful one-of-a kind treasures… pottery, glass, wood, jewelry, wall and fiber art. Beautiful handcrafted gifts for everyone on your list! OPENING RECEPTION Friday, November 1st 5:30-8:30 Light refreshments will be served! Glass artist…

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Zoom… and more

JULY 30 – AUGUST 30 Single, Solitary mixed-media by Renee Decator   Beauty is in the details some say and this August members of the Fifth Avenue Art Gallery will present works that reach inside their subjects and their minds to find the inner beauty. Visit the gallery and challenge yourself to guess what the…

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