3 To Do: Book titles inspire art
1. Second Tuesday: Book titles inspire September art
Marco Island Center for the Arts is inviting the public to view the main gallery exhibition “Tall Tale Title – Art Inspired by Book Titles.”
This call to artist mixed media show in the Lauritzen Gallery encourages artists to create artwork based on book titles. The exhibition can be seen from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, from Sept. 3-24.
The opening reception called “Second Tuesday” is from 5:30 until 7 p.m., Sept. 10. No reservations are required. There is a suggested $10 donation for non-members. Information: marcoislandart.org.
In the Rush Gallery: Husband and wife photographers Dale and Gail Horn will be exhibiting their popular destination travel photographs. Their images are printed on aluminum giving the work clarity, vibrancy, sharpness and durability.
In the La Petite Galerie: Rob Eder, the Arts & Humanities Instructor from Marco Island Academy, is stepping out of the classroom to exhibit his most recent art works. He has called the manipulated digital images of scarves and flowers from his garden “pictures.” His work is printed with archival quality inks on Plexiglas, canvas, paper and aluminum. Rob Eder said the images represent the flow of “chi” and growth.
2. Manatee Elementary School Outreach
From 5 until 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 10, at the Marco Island Library, 210 South Heathwood Drive, Marco Island.
Deborah Eby, School Counselor will speak about the school’s enrichment programs and opportunities for community involvement.
3. Preschool program: ‘Invasive Species of the Everglades’ (Part II)
At 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Museum of the Everglades, 105 West Broadway, Everglades City. Free.
Limited seating. RSVP. Information: Colliermuseums.com/events, 239-252-8242.