Nov
2
11:00 AM11:00

Terra Ceia Mullet Smoke Off & Art Show

Join us for a fun art walk & cook off in Terra Ceia on Saturday, November 2, from 11am-6pm.

I will be there with my original paintings, prints and note cards from the Florida Forest, Galaxy, Ocean and Springs collections based on my travels in Florida's wild places and highlighting the life inside Florida's beautiful springs rivers and forests. 

A percentage of sales will go to support the Florida Springs Institute.

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Nov
9
to Nov 10

45th Annual Temple Terrace Arts and Crafts Festival

Florida artist, Curtis Whitwam, will be displaying his original watercolor paintings at the Temple Terrace Art Festival.

Woodmont Park 407 Woodmont Ave. Temple Terrace, Fl. 33617

Nov. 9th & Nov. 10th, 10am-4pm

Imagine an array of beautiful, handmade art nestled under a lush canopy of majestic trees at enchanting, historic Woodmont Park in the heart of Temple Terrace, Fl.

Every year, the Temple Terrace Arts Council creates a beautiful atmosphere for a lovely stroll through thoughtfully curated fine arts and crafts.

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Nov
30
to Dec 1

Tarpon Springs Art Festival

Join us for a beautiful Art Festival in Tarpon Springs on Saturday, November 30 & December 1, from 10am-5pm.

Find the perfect gift for the Holidays! Original paintings, prints and note cards will be available to purchase from the Florida Forest, Galaxy, Ocean and Springs collections, based on my travels in Florida's wild places. 

A percentage of sales will go to support the Florida Springs Institute.

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Dec
21
2:00 PM14:00

Gulfport Holiday Art Walk

Join us for a fun art and gallery walk in Gulfport on Saturday, December 21st, from 2pm-10pm.

I will be there with my original paintings, prints and note cards from the Florida Forest, Galaxy, Ocean and Springs collections based on my travels in Florida's wild places and highlighting the life inside Florida's beautiful springs rivers and forests. 

A percentage of sales will go to support the Florida Springs Institute.

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Oct
12
to Oct 13

Hyde Park Art Festival

Florida Artist, Curtis Whitwam, will be displaying his new collection of original paintings, inspired by the beauty and importance of Florida's waterways. This Art Festival is free and open to the public from 10:00am-5:00pm in Hyde Park Village in Tampa, on October 12 & 13, 2019.

All original paintings and prints from Curtis Whitwam Art will be available to purchase, and a percentage of these sales will go to support the Florida Springs Institute.

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May
4
to May 5

PAVA & Florida Botanical Gardens: May Flowers Plein Air Event

Florida Botanical Gardens 12211 Walsingham Rd. Largo, Fl. 33778

Plein Air Painting: May 4th-May 5th 8am-5pm

Exhibit dates: May 11th & May 12th 12pm-4pm and May18th & May 19th 12pm-4pm.

The Professional Association of Visual Artists (PAVA) is pleased to partner with the Florida Botanical Gardens for a special plein air event celebrating the beautiful spring foliage in the gardens.

Artists will be in the Gardens plein air painting to create their artwork May 3rd through May 6th (I will be there on the 4th and 5th) and the artwork that manifests from this time will be shown on exhibit in the garden near the restrooms on May 11th, 12th, 18th, and 19th from 12pm-4pm. Art will be availble for purchase. Each sale will include a 25% donation to the gardens.

“Weedon Island Hike” Acrylic on canvas

“Weedon Island Hike” Acrylic on canvas

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May
2
to May 31

Clearwater Library Solo Art Show

Clearwater Main Library 100 N. Osceola Ave. Clearwater, Fl. 33755

Solo exhibit in the galleries from May 2nd through May 31st.

A large selection of my original watercolors and acrylics as well as framed prints will be on exhibit at the Clearwater Main Library from May 2nd through May 31st.

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Apr
18
4:30 PM16:30

USF St. Petersburg Marine Sciences Art Opening

Nelson Poynter Memorial Library 140 7th Ave. S. St. Petersburg, Fl. 33701

4:30pm-6:30pm

The 9th anniversary of the BP oil spill is Saturday, April 20th. The USF Marine Science Center has been researching the effects and recovery of the ecosystems affected by the spill. Their research book with the findings has been completed and includes artwork from local artists. On Thursday, April 18th a temporary exhibit at the Nelson Poynter Memorial Library at USF St. Pete will open to show the original art work.

The plan for the event is to premier the pieces created for the book, along with prints of some of the deep-sea fauna pictures, as an oil spill art exhibit highlighting the research efforts of USF after the oil spill. This collection of paintings and prints will hang in the library throughout the summer.

The event will be in the early evening (4:30-6:30pm). The public and USFSP students are invited and they will have some of their researchers speak about the oil spill research coming out of USF St. Pete.

“Foraminifera” Watercolor on wood

“Foraminifera” Watercolor on wood

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Mar
30
to Mar 31

Winthrop Arts Festival

Come watch me live paint at Winthrop Art Festival in Riverview on Saturday & Sunday, March 30th and 31st from 10am-5pm.

I will be at this juired art show in Winthrop Commons with my original paintings, prints and note cards! I look forward to seeing you! 

5% of profits from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Florida Springs Institute.
 

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Jan
26
2:00 PM14:00

Clearwater Library Afternoon Art Walk & Sunset "Sip & Stroll"

Florida Artist, Curtis Whitwam will be displaying his new collection of original paintings and prints, inspired by the beauty and importance of Florida's waterways. This event will be free and open to the public from 2:00-5:00pm in the main Clearwater Library 📚  at  main library on 100 N. Osceola Ave.  on January 26th, 2019.

The evening portion of the event, “Sip & Stroll”, will feature a live jazz trio, emerging local artists, wine, appetizers, and roof top sunset viewing overlooking our beautiful Gulf and Intracoastal waterways from 5:00-7:30pm. Tickets for the evening event are $25 in advance and $35 at the door, and can be purchased from Clearwater Arts Alliance.

All original paintings and prints from Curtis Whitwam Art will be available to purchase, and a percentage of these sales will go to support the Florida Springs Institute.

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Jan
12
10:00 AM10:00

Art on 12th at Victory Coffee

We had so much fun last year at Art on 12th that we will be back this year on Saturday, January 12th. Enjoy live music, art and check out the local shops and restaurants on 12th street in Channelside.

We will be set up in front of Victory Coffee with my original paintings, prints and cards.

Victory Coffee in the beautiful Channelside District in Tampa has been generous enough to host a solo show of my watercolor paintings and prints.

This show will be installed on October 15th and will be up on the walls there through the beginning of 2019.

Their coffee is absolutely amazing so get out there and enjoy the day and support local businesses and support local art!

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Jan
6
1:00 PM13:00

Live Painting at 81 Bay Brewing

Come watch me live paint at 81 Bay in South Tampa. 

81 Bay offers a great locally crafted beer selection, and live music.

Food truck cuisine will be available for something delicious.

I will be there with my original paintings, prints and note cards! I look forward to seeing you! 

5% of profits from Curtis Whitwam Art will go to support the Florida Springs Institute.
 

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Dec
7
6:00 PM18:00

Art Walk At First Magnitude Brewing Co.

Join us at First Magnitude Brewery for a fun evening of art and brews, supporting local artists, local business and celebrating the importance of our springs and rivers!

We will have new hand painted originals, prints and cards in the Galaxy, Florida Forest and Springs collections based on our travels in Florida's wild places and highlighting the life inside Florida's beautiful springs rivers and forests. 

5% of profits from Curtis Whitwam will go to support the Florida Springs Institute.

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Oct
20
11:00 AM11:00

Live Painting at Art Lab

The 2nd annual Art Lab brings family friendly activities, live music, and colorful competition to the beautiful Carrollwood Cultural Center. Free admission, food, and fun for all ages. 

There will be a live painting competition with many local artists. 
I will be there live painting a large watercolor on panels that will be for sale to raise money for the Thornhill Foundation for the Arts. 
https://www.thornhillfoundationforthearts.org

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Oct
15
to Jan 14

Exhibit at Victory Coffee

Victory Coffee in the beautiful Channelside District in Tampa has been generous enough to host a solo show of my watercolor paintings and prints.

This show will be installed on October 15th and will be up on the walls there through the beginning of 2019.

Their coffee is absolutely amazing so get out there and enjoy the day and support local businesses and support local art!

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Oct
10
6:00 PM18:00

Art from the Fringe at MOSI

Free admission!
Enjoy a fun and relaxing evening with the artists of the Fringe Creatives at MOSI! Check out a sampling of the amazing work of local artists:
Mike Knapp
Mark Williams
Teri Navajo
Mria Mezzanine
Kara Vorhees Reynolds 
Joe DiCarlo
Hoolie Rowe
Curtis Whitwam 

We'll have wine, beer, and music for a proper evening out and best of all did I mention FREE admission to the museum!
See you there!

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Oct
6
10:00 AM10:00

Coffee and Art Festival

Florida artist, Curtis Whitwam will be displaying his artwork at Tampa Bay Coffee and Art Festival at 1310 John Moore rd.

TBCAF will be hosting Coffee Roasters from all over Florida, coming to bring you their finest craft coffee to try, and to share their knowledge and experiences with you.
Art vendors, everywhere! Come and see all of the different mediums these talented vendors will be bringing to their tables. Warning, you might be walking away with more than you were expecting!

Live music will fill the air. Soft acoustic acts indoors, and full bands outside.

Speaking of outside, TBCAF will have more vendors and food trucks outside this year! Be ready to have fun exploring every part of this event.

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Sep
29
6:00 PM18:00

Meet the Artists Spa 801

Spa 801 in St. Pete is hosting a showing of local art on their walls from September 27th through the end of 2018.

On Saturday the 29th they will be offering live music, free beer, and $15 mini treatments and a meet the artist reception event at the spa. 


I will have a collection of my watercolor paintings on display along with the paintings of Mark Smith and the photography of Greg Davis!

Support local businesses and support local art! 

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Jul
20
7:00 PM19:00

Meet the Artist at Flying Boat Brewing Co

Meet the Artist from 7:00 - 10:00pm, July 20th at Flying Boat Brewery in St. Petersburg.

Indoor exhibit:
June 24th through August 18th. 
1776 11th Ave N., Saint Petersburg, FL 33713

A collection of paintings by Curtis Whitwam will be curated into the "gallery" room of the brewery. The focus of the show will be the wonderful and wild patterns of the natural ecosystems of Florida. 

Flying Boat Brewing Co is an independent craft brewery and tasting room in the Woodlawn Oaks neighborhood of Saint Petersburg, FL. 

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Jul
16
to Sep 30

Redington Beachscapes Art Exhibit at Gypsy Souls Coffeehouse

Florida artist, Curtis Whitwam will be displaying his artwork at Gypsy Souls Coffeehouse in Redington Shores, FL across from Redington Pier.

This spot is a gem! 

Come by and enjoy a delicious cup of fair trade, organic, locally roasted coffee inside with a vegan, gluten free pastry, or step outside to the waterfront patio and watch the manatees play! The beach is also right across the street with a public access walkway to the right of the pier.

The Redington Beachscapes exhibit features a series of Plein Air paintings Curtis completed in June on the beach across from the coffeehouse.

Redington Shores Beach across from Gypsy Souls Coffeehouse

Redington Shores Beach across from Gypsy Souls Coffeehouse

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Jul
13
7:00 PM19:00

Best Foot Forward Art Show

The Best Foot Forward Art Show will be held on July 13th from 7-10 pm at 7venth Sun Brewery in Tampa. The event will include a collection of some of the area's best local artists each displaying works that are 12 x 12 inches for an evening of inspiration and celebration of the creative energy of our community.

Prints of all of the artwork will be available and there will be a raffle for one lucky person to pick up a full collection of prints from each piece. 
My piece Mangrove Cathedral will be on exhibit and available. 

Join us at 7venth Sun Brewery and enjoy some great local beer, meet the artists, and support local events. 

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Jun
24
to Oct 31

Art Exhibit at Flying Boat Brewing Co

Indoor exhibit:
June 24th through October 31st. 
1776 11th Ave N., Saint Petersburg, FL 33713

A collection of paintings by Curtis Whitwam will be curated into the "gallery" room of the brewery. The focus of the show will be the wonderful and wild patterns of the natural ecosystems of Florida. 

Flying Boat Brewing Co is an independent craft brewery and tasting room in the Woodlawn Oaks neighborhood of Saint Petersburg, FL. 

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