Jan. 10, 2013
-- BIG ARTS will host an ARTSalon 3 p.m. Thursday, January 17, with Amy Bennett Williams, editor of the The Fort Myers News-Press Tropicalia
magazine and a weekly contributer to southwest Florida’s NPR affiliate, WGCU. She is also the recently published author of Along the Caloosahatchee River
. Her ARTSalon topic is called “Senses Working Overtime: Using Your Most Elemental Physical Tools to Create Prose.”Along the Caloosahatchee River
tells the Caloosahatchee’
s story of the ancient mastodons that once roamed its shores, the 19th-century entrepreneurs who bent it to their wills, and the celebrities who have relaxed on its waters. Richly illustrated with historical images and observations, Images of America: Along the Caloosahatchee River
chronicles the life of the singular waterway that joins the heart of Southwest Florida to the Gulf of Mexico and beyond.
ARTSalon is an opportunity to talk with professionals in artistic fields to better understand their creative process. Tickets are $5.
The next ARTSalon is with visual artist Marcus Jansen who will discuss his urban, socio-political paintings 4 p.m. Friday, March 15.
Want to read more? Please visit us at http://www.BIGARTS.org
for more event and performance information, including links to performer’s sites. To purchase tickets, stop by BIG ARTS, 900 Dunlop Road, Sanibel, or call BIG ARTS Marks Box Office at (239) 395-0900.