St. Petersburg is a fine art town through and through. It was voted BEST ARTS DESTINATION FOR A MID SIZED CITY THREE YEARS IN A ROW BEGINNING IN 2010 by “American Style” readers. There are numerous fine art galleries on Central Ave of all genres, contemporary, abstract, figurative, cutting edge and crafty. Of course there are fine art galleries in other parts of St. Pete as well plus a number of wonderful museums including The Museum of Fine Arts, The Dali Museum and St. Petersburg Museum of History.
On November 22 and 23, 2014 The CraftArt Festival 2014 will be held on the streets of Central Ave. St. Petersburg, FL. This Fine Craft show will showcase over 120 artists. Excellent craft blurs the line between fine craft and fine art.