Art and entertainment in St Augustine


400-ART-AND-ENTERTAINMENTSt Johns County Cultural Council, the county’s designated local arts agency, periodically reports upcoming art and entertainment items to local Historic City News reporters for the benefit of our readers.

Hanging with Picasso
Visitors Information Center
10 South Castillo Drive, St. Augustine
Phone: 904.825.1000
Hanging with Picasso is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for St. Johns County students to have their work displayed alongside Pablo Picasso’s masterpieces. Thirty nine of Picasso’s rarely seen works will be on display at the Visitors Information Center. A select number of student pieces will be chosen to hang on display alongside these original Picasso pieces. Elementary school winners will be featured in the month of February, middle school students will have their winning pieces on display in March and high school winners will have their work on display in April.
Friday, February 1, 2013 to Friday, May 11, 2013

Carrere & Hastings Blue Print Exhibit
Crisp-Ellert Art Museum
48 Sevilla St., St Augustine
Phone: 904-819-6205
Event Pricing: free
Displayed will be historically and culturally significant ephemera relating to the construction and early years of the Hotel Ponce de Leon. This will include original Carrere and Hasting and McGuire drawings and blueprints, photographs, a copy of an 1885 map, and construction documents. Additionally, the exhibit highlights a group of artists who made the Hotel Ponce de Leon their seasonal home during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Original artwork and other artifacts related to their time in Saint Augustine will also be displayed.
Friday, January 11, 2013 to Friday, February 22, 2013 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., M – F

The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach
January 11 – February 15, 2013
Celebrate Art 2013: 6th Annual Juried Artist Member Exhibition
The Cultural Center is pleased to present an exhibition exclusively showcasing Cultural Center Artist Members.
Gallery hours: Monday through Friday, 9am – 5pm

PLUM JAM(med) for the NEW YEAR!
Plum Gallery
9 Aviles St. , St. Augustine
Phone: 904-825-0069
Event Pricing: free
Friday, January 04, 2013 to Sunday, March 31, 2013
First Friday 5-9 pm January 4th

Jordie Hudson “The Meanies” Art Exhibit
space:eight gallery
228 W. King Street, St. Augustine
Phone: 904/829-2838

Art Dorks Rise

Event Pricing: free
“The Meanies” is an exhibition of all new works by St. Augustine artist Jordie Hudson.
Now to Monday, January 28, 2013

New Art in Public Places Show features Ann McGlade
The St. Johns County Administration Building
500 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine
Phone: 904-808-7330
Event Pricing: free
Now to January 24, 2013

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