“Cast: Art and Objects Made Using Humanity’s Most Transformational Process”, By: Jen Townsend and Renée Zettle-Sterling
General Public: $5 After 5pm until 8pm close.
Featuring exquisite photos of 800 contemporary and historic works, this book reveals how the process of casting―pouring material into a mold―has transformed our world through its history and omnipresence.
Presentation begins at 5:30 pm and book signing will immediately follow.
“Shifting Sands – Glass Coast” is a demonstration of how the Studio Glass Movement established an ongoing presence in St. Petersburg and surrounding areas. From cast glass to mixed media works, “Shifting Sands – Glass Coast” illustrates how studio glass continues to grow and flourish in the Bay area.
Artists featured in exhibition include: Jeremiah Jacobs, Fahan Sky Mcdonagh, Niko Morse, Christian Zvonik, Catherine Woods, Eli Cecil, Dick Zimmerman, Trish Duggan, Chuck Boux, Susan Gott, Marlene Rose, and David Sandidge.
In celebration of our Member Appreciation Weekend, Imagine Museum is pleased to present local artisan Melanie Cech for a special Trunk Show. Cech is a self-taught, flamework glass sculpture artist and has been working with boro glass since the age of 19. Using a torch, glass, natural stones, corals, and gold, she is able to create designs that are unique and collectible. She is known for her sea life sculpture and jewelry, including her signature Nautilus designs. She has owned and operated retail locations in the Virgin Islands, has displayed her work at over 50 + art shows in Florida.
The Museum will also host family activities for our 2nd Saturday ARTcart. (Standard Admission applies.)