Mighty Mouse

Flesh & Bones

Davidson Fine Art's latest exhibit, Flesh & Bones, is a retrospective look at the work of Stanley Mouse, an American artist whose creative hand helped launch the psychedelic poster movement of the 1960s. He produced numerous posters for concerts at the Fillmore West and the Avalon as well as for individual bands and musicians, from The Steve Miller Band and Journey to Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix and Led Zeppelin. He also created designs for several album covers. But Mouse is probably best known for being one-half of the team that designed the infamous grinning skull and roses icon of the Grateful Dead.

Mouse's Bay area exhibit consists of drawings, paintings and prints that showcase a broad range of work, with special emphasis on his recent figurative pieces. An opening reception begins at 7 p.m. Fri., Feb. 23.

Flesh & Bones, Feb. 23-March 31, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat., Davidson Fine Art, 725 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, free admission, 727-827-1888.

Scroll to read more News Feature articles
Join the Creative Loafing Tampa Bay Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state.
Help us keep this coverage going with a one-time donation or an ongoing membership pledge.


Join Creative Loafing Tampa Bay Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Creative Loafing Tampa Bay. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Creative Loafing Tampa Bay, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at [email protected]