Jan-Feb Exhibit highlights

 Jan-Feb open exhibit highlights

At start of the new year, most of these shows accept work from all artists, not just those who are members of an Art Council-affiliate organization. For more details, be sure to check the organizations’ websites.

Jan. 9-25. “Plein Air and Quickdraw,” entries from 2018 Annual Quickdraw on display). Visual Arts Center (Federal Gallery). Reception, Jan. 18, 5 p.m. Receiving, Jan 8, 9 a.m.-noon.   
Jan.12-Feb. 3. “Animal Life-Hatchett, Ocasio and Spry,” Alliance for the Arts. Reception, Jan. 12, 4-7 p.m. (Jan. 13, 6 p.m.: conversational Gallery Walk & Talk with artists).
Feb. 2 – Feb. 23. “Heart Desire,” Art League of Fort Myers.  Receiving on Jan. 27, 1 to 3 p.m.
Feb. 2- March 18. “National Art Exhibition,” Visual Arts Center (Golf Gallery). Receiving, Thursday, Feb. 8.
Feb. 3-15. “For the Love of Art,” Naples Art Association (Frederick O. Watson, Elizabeth & William Barrick, Millicent & Charles Marshall and Minnesota Lobby Galleries). Ticketed FTLOVA event, Feb. 17.
Feb. 8-March 5. “Wild About Wild Life,” Cape Coral Art League. Reception, Feb. 8, 5-7 p.m. Receiving, Feb. 5, noon-3 p.m.
Feb. 9-March 3. “Southwest Florida Pastel Society show” at Alliance for the Arts. Reception, Feb. 9, 7-9 p.m. (Walk and Talk with Artists, Feb. 10, 6-7 p.m.)
Feb. 10 & 11. “2018 Art Show and Sale.” Pine Island Art Association. 
Feb. 24-March 25, “52nd Founders Juried Awards Exhibition,” Naples Art Association. Reception, March 2. Jan. 2 deadline for online jury processat callforentry.org.
Feb. 28-March 17, “Tiny Art,” Naples Art Association (Gallery 104). Reception March 2, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Receiving, Jan. 19 for jury process.
April 6-26.”Line and Shape Exhibition.” Bonita Springs Center for the Visual Arts. Reception, March 9, 6-8 p.m. Receiving, Feb. 23, 1-4 p.m.