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What's Happening

$5 Admission for Hillsborough and Pasco Counties

Can you imagine? For our friends in Hillsborough and Pasco Counties, Imagine Museum in St Petersburg, FL is offering a very special ticket discount right now and continuing through the month of July. For only $5, anyone living in Hillsborough or Pasco County can visit the Museum and experience 34,000 sq ft of exquisite, contemporary glass art sculptures from around

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Imagine Museum Visitors Experience Moon

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — On the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, 50 lucky earthlings in St. Petersburg were transported to the moon. “Space travelers” put on virtual reality headsets at exhibit LINK: Imagined Realities The out-of-this-world experience was possible thanks to “Imagined Realities,” Imagine Museum’s virtual reality studio. “It was just really cool looking around and seeing the

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Your weekend arts forecast: Take a walk on the lunar side

You, too, can descend from the Lunar Lander and stand on the surface of the moon, just as Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin did 50 years ago this weekend. It’s part of the Imagine Museum’s permanent virtual reality exhibit, Imagined Realities, in which visitors don a high-quality Oculus VR headset and choose one of five virtual environments

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5 things to do under $5 in Tampa Bay

Posted July 10, 2019 Westfield malls host parties for kids, Scream fans can compete over trivia and local libraries present moon landing talks. This month, Pinellas County residents can take advantage of $5 admission at St. Petersburg’s Imagine Museum. 1. Imagine Museum: It’s Christmas in July for Pinellas County residents, because they can see the beautiful glass art in the Imagine Museum

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Trish Duggan
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Trish Duggan talks Imagine Museum past, present – and future

  An area on the Imagine Museum’s third floor displays some of Trish Duggan’s glass creations, and with original wood block prints that themselves began as glassworks. “Every print that you see in these rooms, there’s a piece of glass that matches,” she explains.  Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited, whereas imagination embraces the entire world,

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Imagine Museum opens new virtual reality exhibit

          ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Imagine Museum in St. Petersburg is opening a new virtual reality exhibit. In the “Imagined Realities” exhibit, guests will get to choose from five educational virtual reality programs. There is Google Tilt Brush, Google Earth VR, The Body VR, Apollo 11 VR and Overview VR. You can even create 3-D

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Out of the sand: Marlene Rose is unique among glass artists

In the 1980s, says Marlene Rose, artists were just starting to experiment with glass “in ways outside of a utilitarian, functional, craft-based material.” She was intrigued. “And when I learned the sand casting technique, it just clicked. It was just a fit.”  While she was at art school in New Orleans, Marlene Rose learned how to blow glass, and how

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GAS members Janie Duke
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Everything worth checking out at glassy gallery hop

This is your chance to cram as much glass art as humanly possible into a two-and-a-half-hour window. GLASS ART BY GAS MEMBER JANIE DUKE; PHOTO COURTESY OF THE MOREAN ARTS CENTER 1. Art by Glass Art Society students and members at the Morean Arts Center. Visions in Glass: Works by Glass Art Society Members and Explorations in Glass: Work by Glass Art

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