Gialanella in the Gardens
Children in front of Horse, by Don Gialanella
The Plenum Orb piece, on display in Pasadena, CA.
Don Gialanella’s work is exhibited in public spaces, museums, galleries and private collections worldwide. In honor of the Florida Botanical Garden's 20th Anniversary, three steel assemblage pieces will be on display, creating a stark contrast against the natural surroundings of the botanical gardens.
Opening Night – March 5th, 6-9pm
On display for 1 year, beginning March 6th.
View the pieces at the Florida Botanical Gardens,
Open daily, from 7am – 5pm.
Don Gialanella is a sculptor, who uses reclaimed objects as the building materials for his works. Clusters of toys, tools, utensils, electronic game components, computer hardware and a myriad of mass produced plastic objects are given new life as figurative sculptures. His work makes a statement on our consumer culture that results in conspicuous over-consumption, planned obsolescence, hoarding and the production of massive amounts of garbage.
To see more of Don's work, visit: http://www.donsculpture.com/.
Glass in the Gallery
Men a Morphis by Duncan McClellan.
A group exhibition of fine glass art featuring many of the most exciting and well recognized glass artists across the country will be in the Gallery at Creative Pinellas,
to coincide with the exhibit in the Gardens.
The exhibit is being curated by artistic director Mary Childs and the Duncan Mcclellan Gallery, and will be displayed in the Gallery at Creative Pinellas, at 12211 Walsingham Road, Largo, FL, 33778.
For more information, visit: http://creativepinellas.org/glass/.