Southwest Florida Guide to the Arts

In the Land of Masters

Chihuly, Magritte and more icons delight in the recently expanded The Baker Museum.
Arts + Culture

Creativity Unbound

Fort Myers artist Leila Mesdaghi embraces her interest in everything—and ponders her next move.
Holiday Giving

Great Escapes

The Takeover Edition

Cutting Edge

A world-renowned skating coach and choreographer relocates her academy—and talented pupils—to warmer climes.
Arts + Culture

Remembering Ikki’s Island

For the first time, a book details the art and life of local legend Ikki Matsumoto.
Arts + Culture

Artist Profile: Caught in the Act

Florida Repertory Theatre’s Rachel Burttram is playing parts on stage, online and on TV.

Retrospective: Sugden Community Theatre

We take a look at the history and influence of The Naples Players’ home theater on the dazzling Fifth Avenue South.
Arts + Culture

Heart of Glass

For Naples glassblower Conrad Williams, sharing his process with others is the reward.
Arts + Culture

The Art-Filled Life


Retrospective: Edison and Ford Winter Estates 

The historic compound maintains its legacy as a playground for geniuses.
Arts + Culture

Stylish Reads

Two picture-perfect titles for your coffee table.
Arts + Culture

Rollin’ on the River

Fort Myers-based fashion designer and visual artist Mariapia Malerba treks into fresh territory with her new studio on the Caloosahatchee River.
Arts + Culture

Ralph’s Reads: Double Takes

The grit and audacity of these two stories makes for books you’ll want to read and read again.
Arts + Culture

Calling The Shots

Run by a husband-wife team, Manta Films is carving out a niche with its environmental and nonprofit documentaries.