ST. PETERSBURG - Artists Gallery Royale's next show will open on Saturday, Oct. 8, and feature five gallery artists each with their own unique way of seeing our world.
Works by Merribeth Bursik, Victoria Pierce Fricot, Rosmary Tyler (Roma), Richard Steward and Mike Tearney, presenting a mixture of media including watercolors, acrylics, metal sculpture, mixed media and photography.
The show will continue through Nov. 10.
Gallery hours are 10 to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. on Sunday.
"Costillo" Mixed Media by Victoria Pierce Fricot
An artist's reception is set for Saturday from 6 to 9 p.m. Wine, refreshment and music will be included with a chance to meet the features artists.
Hurricane Relief Fund Drive
Artists Gallery Royale also will be donating a percentage of sales during October to the Southern Arts Federation Emergency Relief Fund. Cash donations will be accepted.
Photograph "Arches" taken by Richard Stewart in Topkapi Palace, Istanbul.
The gallery will stay open until 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, to kickoff the "With a Little Help from Our Friends" fundraising drive.
The Southern Arts Federation has established an Emergency Relief Fund to assist arts organizations and artists residing in Gulf Coast communities most devastated by Hurricane Katrina.
Distribution and decisions on the use of funds will be made by state arts agencies.
The Southern Arts Federation is a not-for-profit regional arts organization that works in partnership with the state arts agencies of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee
Artists Gallery Royale is at 200 Second Ave N. Suite 106, next door to the International Museum. Call 502-0201 or visit www.artistgalleryroyale.com.