Apr 062018
 
Key West Art & Historical Society celebrates Captain Outrageous in “That’s Outrageous!” Exhibit  

The Key West Art & Historical Society celebrates the acclaimed late Key West artist Captain Outrageous in “That’s Outrageous!,” a retrospective featuring more than 40 works that explore his pop art style across several different mediums.  The exhibit opens Friday, April 13, with a special reception held from 6:00pm-7:30pm in the Bryan Gallery at the Custom House Museum, 281 Front Street.  The Green Parrot Bar kicks off the exhibit’s opening at 4:30pm with “The Last Straw” Happy Hour, celebrating what would have been Captain’s 78th birthday and named as an homage to his infamous White Street eatery. Attendees are [continue reading…]

 April 6, 2018  Posted by at 12:08 am ~ Artists ~, Art, Issue #263, What To Do No Responses »
Apr 062018
 
Call for Artists for the Key West Art & Historical Society Third Annual Papio Kinetic Sculpture and Art Bike Parade

Key West Art & Historical Society invites artists, builders and assemblers to put their creative and engineering genius to play and on display for the Third Annual Papio Kinetic Sculpture and Art Bike Parade, set for Saturday, May 5. Small and simple or elegantly engineered, teams of any number and age are welcome to enter this pedaled or pushed sculpture parade (think art with parts that move).Registration is $25 for kinetic sculpture floats and $15 for art bikes, with registration fees waived for Society members. Cash [continue reading…]

 April 6, 2018  Posted by at 12:02 am Art, Issue #263, What To Do No Responses »
Mar 112018
 
Call for “Kinetic Coaches”-Key West Art & Historical Society Offers Stipends for Artist-in-Schools Program in Conjunction with the Papio Kinetic Sculpture and Art Bike Parade

Are you an artist with a knack for engineering and teaching others the nuts and bolts of how things work? Key West Art & Historical Society is preparing to celebrate its Third Annual Papio Kinetic Sculpture and Art Bike Parade, with events set for May 4-6, and is looking for “Kinetic Coaches”—artists that will lead local school STEAM class (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) teams in creating parade entries. “Artists will share their ideas and skills with the students, keeping them motivated and the project [continue reading…]

 March 11, 2018  Posted by at 12:46 am Art, Issue #259, What To Do No Responses »