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.
Aldo Castillo Gallery
Arts + Culture

Galleries, Museums + Cultural Centers

Whether you want to browse fine art, meet local artists or catch a show, the region’s art centers have you covered.
Sugarshack backyard

The Sound of Things to Come

Sugarshack Media roots modern streaming culture in community through their 1940s Bonita Springs bungalow where they record their live music sessions.
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Mysterious Ways

An exhibit of rare paintings by Belgian Surrealist René Magritte at Artis—Naples, The Baker Museum immerses viewers in a dream world.
Naples artist Kristy Gammill
Artist to Know

Desert Rose

With her latest series, rising Naples artist Kristy Gammill explores the dualities between the country’s Western and Eastern landscapes.
Jim Griffith Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center
Culture Maker

He(ART) of Downtown

In Fort Myers’ arts scene, all roads lead back to Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center and the man responsible for making...
Lauren Huff at BIG ARTS
Curator's Corner

Homeward Bound

A prodigal daughter returns to Sanibel Island with an artful agenda, and BIG ARTS is all the better for it.
Martha De la Cruz artist
Arts + Culture

Subjects Matter

Mixed-media artist Martha De la Cruz speaks loudly on current issues.
In the Colony by Lynda Fay Braun

Cultural Resolution

Fueled by innovation, accessibility and endless possibilities, digital art is culture’s next creative frontier.
Street Art by local artists

Culture Club

Meet the next generation of creatives who blur the line between street art and fine art, pushing the boundaries of the local...
Frank Verpoorten at Naples Art
Arts + Culture

Two New leaders on the Future of the Arts

Frank Verpoorten at Naples Art and Molly Deckart at Fort Myers’ Alliance for the Arts, arrive ready to energize the scene with...
Arts + Culture

Water World

Christy Lee Rogers’ solo show at METHOD & CONCEPT, which runs Jan. 13 through Feb. 25, captures the human form in fluid...
Photo of Anna Rac
Artist Profile

Of Sound Mind

Anna Rac draws from her musical background to create paintings that are anything but one-note.
Florida Rep’s artistic director Greg Longenhagen balances a stool on his fingers


It’s a strong season for theater, with thought-provoking, inclusive shows taking the stage throughout Southwest Florida.