Don't miss today's opening reception for Pride Pop Up at the Morean Arts Center in St. Petersburg

Featuring work from Melanie Posner, John Gascot, Tucker Claxton and other local artists.

click to enlarge Local artists exhibit LGBTQ art. - Melanie Posner
Melanie Posner
Local artists exhibit LGBTQ art.

One of the things we're super-excited to see is the Pride-centric, local art exhibit at the Morean Arts Center, Pride Pop-Up. It features local artists who've created art centering on LGBTQ themes. Tucker Claxton, Saumitra Chandratreya, John Gascot, Nicolas Glenn, LeRoy “The King of Art” Gehres and Melanie Posner all have work in this show, and the Morean has organized the opening reception as part of today's Pride festival, so think of it as a kick-off to Pride Week ('cause it is).  

Pride Pop Up
| Morean Arts Center, Gallery Store, 719 Central Ave., St. Petersburg | Opening reception, Sun., June 24: 1-3 p.m. | Exhibit runs through July 15 | 727-822-7872,

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