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Fort Myers Art Walk featured new art shows and demonstrations (Photos)

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On Feb. 7, 2014, the Fort Myers Art Walk, in Fort Myers, Fla., featured new art shows and live artist demonstrations. It ran from 6 to 10 p.m.

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There were official Art Walk art galleries that participated in the event. They included:

  • Art League of Fort Myers
  • Arts for ACT Gallery
  • Grand Illusion Gallery
  • Ocasiocasa Studio Gallery
  • Reverie & Rock Art Gallery
  • Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center
  • Timeless Treasures Gallery
  • Unit A - Contemporary Art Space

This event also included a great atmosphere for shopping and dining in the River District of downtown Fort Myers.

"Art buyers and art enthusiasts can meet the local artists during the exhibit openings at most of the downtown galleries and art spaces. The Downtown River District is home to eight art galleries (two new ones) and a handful of retail shops that sell local artwork. Live art demonstrations are planned throughout the downtown area." - Art Walk

Friday night many guests enjoyed themselves meeting artists and viewing their exhibits.

There were also participating shops that sold art, and they included:

  • Charme
  • Enjewel
  • The Nest
  • The Open Door Shoppes on Hendry

"The Fort Myers Art Walk is held on the first Friday of every month (rain or shine) in the Fort Myers River District. LeeTran’s free trolley service runs later that night until 10:30." - Art Walk

Note, on Feb. 15 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. there will be a seasonal Saturday Art Fair held on the sidewalks of First Street. Local artists will showcase and sell their original art.

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