John Loscuito
Curator's Corner

Florida Gulf Coast University’s gallery director aims to build a world-class museum on campus

FGCU's John Loscuito has hypercharged the university's art programming with thought-provoking programming and a growing permanent collection—and he has no intention of...
pianist Milana Strezeva
Artist Profile

Milana Strezeva Champions Classical Music

Juilliard-trained Milana Strezeva enriches the Gulf's musical scene, through her new venture the Grand Piano Series.
Arcade Theatre

Florida Rep’s Silver Anniversary

Downtown Fort Myers’ flagship theater turns 25

Big-Name Authors Come to Town

Five New York Times bestselling authors will appear at Friends of the Library (Collier County) luncheons
Arts + Culture

A-List Comics Come To Town

Chelsea Handler, Kevin Hart and others descend on Southwest Florida
Sheena Brook

Live From Southwest Florida

From Latin-infused jazz to electric violin to toe-tapping reggae, these local creatives keep the region’s music scene alive throughout the year.
Naples Beach Hotel penthouse view on last day by Paul Arsenault

Paul Arsenault Shares the Intriguing Stories Behind His Pastel Interpretations of Southwest Florida

Naples artist Paul Arsenault captures nearly 50 years of local heritage and sense of place through his pastel-hued, plein air paintings.
Sticks and Stones furnishings
Arts + Culture

Beyond the Frame

In Naples Art District, artists set the daily rhythm of the neighborhood, filled with warehouse-converted studios.
Hyla Crane
Arts + Culture


Hyla Crane leads the next evolution of Marco Island Center for the Arts.