2022 100% Pure Florida Award Winners

We had wonderful First Friday Artwalk, last Friday March 4th. Many of the artists accepted into the 16th Annual juried exhibition, 100% Pure Florida, were in attendance. The exhibit highlights the amazing art produced by Florida artists from across the state. The award winners were announced that evening. Here are the results. 100% Pure Florida…

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100% Pure Florida Juried exhibition Awards Judge chosen

We are happy to announce Vero Beach artist and gallerist, Lila Blakeslee will be the 2022 100% Pure Florida juried exhibition Awards Judge. Raised in Texas and a recipient of scholarships from the Dallas Museum of Art and other organizations, Lila graduated cum laude from the Unviersity of Texas, with a Fine Arts degree. Considered…

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15th Annual 100% Pure Florida Winners

Thank you to all our award sponsors and all the great Florida artists who applied to our 15th Annual juried exhibition, 100% Pure Florida. The award winners: 1st Place: Katty Smith for “The Looking Glass”, sponsored by Southern Janitor Supply. 2nd Place: Red (Linda Harrison) for “Bold and Beautiful”, sponsored by Jay and Renee Decator.…

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Lost & Found Opening and Awards

Last Friday, May 6th was the opening date and reception for Lost & Found. 25 artists started with a unique “kit” and using a portion of every item, created a work of art. Wow, we really have some “outside of the box” artists here in Brevard County. So many wonderful pieces were unveiled at the…

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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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The Art of DAMIEN SHARE

Opening Reception Friday, April 3rd, 2015 5:30-8:30 Damien’s love and passion for marine life and the lifestyle of a true surfer are all revealed on canvas. He paints to inspire us and to communicate all that is beautiful both physical and spiritual in sea and life. He works exclusively in acrylics, which gives the work…

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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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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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100% Pure Florida 2013

The gallery was packed last evening with artists and art-lovers; here to view our 8th Annual juried exhibition, 100% Pure Florida 2013. More of this years participating artists are from outside of Brevard County than in years past… giving gallery patrons the opportunity to enjoy a diverse collection of exciting artworks from across the state…

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