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Artist Enclave Historic Kenwood

Historic Kenwood, one of the oldest neighborhoods in St. Petersburg, is distinguished by its unique bungalows and Craftsman-style homes, some dating from the early 1900’s. Because of Historic Kenwood’s high concentration of artists of all types, the City Council sought to promote the arts and artists by declaring the neighborhood an “Artist Enclave”. This status enables artists of the neighborhood to teach classes and sell artwork from their homes.

Artists of Historic Kenwood would like to extend their gratitude to our Titanium level sponsor Jim Longstreth (jimsellsstpete.com).

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AEHK News:

Congratulations to our newest Artist Enclave of Historic Kenwood member, Andee Scott for securing a grant for her innovative performing arts award!

 

We look forward to hearing more – and supporting – in this unique creative project!

 

“Andee Scott will create a non-traditional, site-specific dance residency/performance project for five female choreographers that seeks to place the work of making and performing dance within the context of recognized forms of “work.” This project seeks to contextualize dance as public art, providing audiences multiple opportunities to encounter dance in their everyday lives, with both the rehearsal/creation process and the performance occurring during regular business hours, free and open to the public.”

 

Click here to visit the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance website for more exciting information about the 2018 Individual Artist Grant Program.

 

Charla Cribb
AEHK Liaison to the Historic Kenwood Neighborhood Association Board

Did you know?

Together, the members of Artist Enclave Historic Kenwood enrich our community with over 25 different artistic talents. The variety of art the artists bring to Historic Kenwood is marvelous. If you create any of these types of art, please become a member and part of our growing family.  If you don’t see your listed, please let us know and we will add your style get your work represented. Please visit our pages and Discover Where Art Lives!

Body CastingBook Cover Design and Book Layout | Choreography | Collage

Costume Design | Craft Art | Dance | Design | Digital Art | Directing

Drawing |Fashion Design | Fiber Art | Fine Art

Glass Art | Graphic Design | IllustrationJewelry | Literary Art

Mixed Media | Mosaics | Motion GraphicsMural Art | Music

Painting | Performing ArtPhotographic Composites

Photography | Playwriting | Pottery & Ceramic Art | Printmaking

Sculpture | Studio Art | Theater and Method Acting |Theater Design | Woodworking


Artist Education Flourishes in Our Community

While formal art classes and schooling are not a necessary components of an artist’s career and background, many of our artists have attended programs to develop their skills to reach professional levels. The following art schools, universities, colleges are credited with the development and foundation of our combined talents:

Agnes Scott College, Atlanta, GA

Bristol University, England

Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, OH

Fleischer Art School, Philadelphia

Indian River State College, Fort Pierce, FL

La Meridiana International School of Ceramics in Tuscany, Italy

Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA

Pinellas Technical College, St. Petersburg, FL

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Ringling College of Art + Design, Sarasota, FL

San Francisco Art Institute, CA

Suffolk College of Art & Design, England

Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX

The George Washington University, Washington D.C.

The University of South Florida, Tampa

The University of Texas at Austin

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT


Meet our Educators!

Several of our artists are currently or have previously been Art Educators.  Their efforts further the education of our youth and the communities in which they have once resided. Thank you for bringing the arts to many and for contributing to the love of art to so many.

MJ Baker: Theater

Felicity Jenkins: Art

Andee Scott: Dance

Dwayne Shepherd: Art

Douglas Thonen: Art

 

 

 

 

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