Forever Florida

Offshore Florida by Judy Edwards Capturing the spirit of Florida is no easy task for artists.  The interplay of light and shadow, subtle seasonal changes, cultural diversity, and the sense of pride in being a Floridian (even if many of us are not Florida natives!) all take hold of our work.   “Forever Florida” is a…

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Michael Robinson, Best of Show winner from 2012 100% Pure Florida

June 4-30 Exhibition Opening: Friday June 7, 2013 5:30-8:30 We are excited to announce the upcoming solo-exhibition for Michael Robinson; last years 2012 100% Pure Florida Juried Exhibition winner for Best of Show. In Robinson’s hands glass is not worked or manipulated but transformed into designs that suspend time. Captured in this exquisitely unforgiving medium is…

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Swimming in the Infinite: A Solo Exhibition by Nancy Hamlin-Vogler

April 29—June 2, 2013 Nancy Hamlin-Vogler will explore the Infinite in her solo show at the Fifth Avenue Art Gallery. The show will begin April 29 and run through June 2nd. Her artwork is gestural and spontaneous, while maintaining comprehensible proportions. She works on prepared paper using acrylic aqueous mediums combined with gesso, charcoal, conte,…

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One more week

March has been very busy at the gallery. We started with the opening for What a Difference a Day Makes: 24 Hour Art Challenge; bringing together 24 artists from our community to support Very Special Arts Brevard. On March 15th we had the premiere for the wonderful documentary produced about the project, and a fabulous…

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What a Difference a Day Makes: 24 Hour Art Challenge on youtube

Whew! What an exciting March it has been at the gallery! Months and months of planning and coordinating… 24 artists, 24 hours, 24 works of art to raise money and awareness for Very Special Arts Brevard. We are so fortunate to have partnered with Brandt Ronat & Company to capture the artists and their approach to…

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Travels

“Travels”:A Solo Exhibit of Landscapes from America and Abroad by Jini James April 1—April 28, 2013 Gallery member artist Jini James is exhibiting in a solo show for the month of April. James has created all new works in oil from her “endless list” of visual inspirations from the Chesapeake Bay, the American Southwest, Central…

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Let the Challenge Begin!

Last Friday and Saturday the 24 participating artists took the challenge! They received an email early morning of their workday with a list of prompts… words and phrases like: “echo of a dream, fresh, song in action… They chose three from the list of seven and started to work on their art piece. They had 24 hours…

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Larry Moore Artist Talk

Saturday, February 9th 2:00 Exhibiting artist Larry Moore will make a guest appearance at the Fifth Avenue Art Gallery on Saturday, February 9 at 2 pm to talk about his oil paintings and give a demonstration. Please join us to learn about composition, color mixing, and his travels. An active member of the Plein Air…

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What a Difference a Day Makes: 24 hour art challenge

TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE Our Bi-Annual fundraiser; What a Difference a Day Makes; 24-hour Art Challenge will be held in March 2013.  The 24 participating artists will have a 24-hour period in which to create an artwork based around a small set of prompts and guidelines to be revealed that day. These works  will be sold…

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2012 Holiday Craft Show Preview Event

Thursday November 1, 2012 10:00am-5:00pm Gift Basket Giveaway! We are proud to celebrate our 30th Holiday Craft Show this year at the gallery, and are so excited about the wonderful art pieces; decorative and functional from artisans across the country, that are included in the show.  Handmade in the USA … you won’t find them anywhere but…

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