Thursday – Happening today in Romanza Week

Happening today in Romanza Week

Thursday, May 17

“ROMANZA WEEK”, Monday-Sunday, May 14-20, 2012, clusters over 50 shows and exhibitions in a single week to highlight the remarkable living culture of the Nation’s Oldest City.

This weeklong extravaganza builds to a “Monumental 1812 Constitucion Parade and Celebration” that on Saturday May 19 that commemorates the Bicentennial of Spain’s Constitution, and the only remaining monument to it in the whole world – right here in St. Augustine’s Plaza de la Constitucion.

10:00am–4:00pm
Monday–Sunday, FREE
Phillip and Mark Estlund
“Born of the Sun”
Crisp-Ellert Art Museum, Flagler College, 74 King St.
Assemblages by Mark Estlund, sculptures and collage by Phillip Estlund, and a collaborative project created for the exhibition.
Information: (904) 826-8530.
PRESENTED BY: CRISP-ELLERT MUSEUM, FLAGLER COLLEGE

12 noon–4:00pm, Tues.–Sat.;
2:00–5:00pm Sun. FREE
3rd Annual International
“Nature & Wildlife Exhibition”
St. Augustine Art Association,22 Marine St.
A juried exhibition of more than 100 works of art depicting the wonders of nature. Artists from across the country are represented. Awards total approximately $5,000. Information: www.staaa.org
PRESENTED BY: ST. AUGUSTINE ART ASSOCIATION

12 noon–4:00pm, Tues.–Sat.;
2:00-5:00pm Sun. FREE
“War of 1812” Exhibit preview
St. Augustine Art Association, 22 Marine St.
Maritime painting preview of artist Ronald Reillo’s “War of 1812” Bicentennial Commemorative Maritime Exhibition slated for July 2012. St. Augustine Art Association North
Gallery. Information: www.staaa.org
PRESENTED BY: ST. AUGUSTINE
ART ASSOCIATION

6:00–9:00pm, FREE
“Fine Arts Alive”
Nissan of St. Augustine, 2755 U.S. Highway 1 South Exhibition of art works by local
students. Guests may “vote” for their favorite piece at $1 per vote. Winners will receive a prize. Proceeds to benefit the arts in the
St. Johns County School District.
Information: (904) 547-7120.
PRESENTED BY: ST. JOHNS COUNTY EDUCATION FOUNDATION

9:00pm, FREE
Rock Documentary Film Series
Flagler College, West Lawn (if raining, Crisp-Ellert Art Museum), 74 King St. Sold Out Show explores bands Heavy Metal Parking Lot and
Anvil: The Story of Anvil with guest facilitators Sasha Gervasi, John Heyn and Jeff Krulik.
Picnic-style outdoor film screening. Bring your own lawn chair (under 24” high) or blanket.
Information: (904) 826-8530.
PRESENTED BY: CRISP-ELLERT ART MUSEUM, FLAGLER COLLEGE

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