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Join us for our monthly gallery openings, generally the first Thursday of every month from 5:30-7pm. Our gallery openings give you a chance to meet the artists and socialize with other art lovers in the community.  These events are free and open to the public and are come as you are. 

Leslie Peebles was born in Hackensack, New Jersey in 1959, lived in the suburbs of New York City until 1971 when she and her family moved to Suwannee County, Florida where her father became a Broiler Chicken Producer for Gold Kist. Living on the 80-acre farm near the Suwannee River fostered a deep love, respect and fascination for nature. 

Leslie attended The University of the South in Sewanee Tennessee and received her B.A. in Studio Art from Newcomb College in New Orleans in 1981. Leslie moved to Gainesville in 1985 and received an M.A. in Art Education from U.F. in 1994. She taught Art for 17 years in Florida. 

Leslie has won numerous awards including first place from Coconut Grove, Tallahassee, Mount Dora, and the Morse Museum Award from Winter Park. She is currently represented by McIntyre Studios in Gainesville, High Tides Gallery in St. Augustine, Clay and Paper Gallery in Dunedin, Gallery Rinard in New Orleans, and River’s Edge Gallery, Apalachicola.

2021 GALLERY EXHIBITS

February

 

Main Gallery: Penny Dobson – Painting and beadwork on objects

 

Artist Alley: Gary House – Painting

March

 

Main Gallery: Payton Trim – Painting

 

Artist Alley: Jenny Vega – Drawing

April

 

Main Gallery & Artist Alley: Sharon McConnell-Dickerson – Sculpture/Life-Casting

May

 

Main Gallery & Artist Alley: Women’s Art Collective

June

 

Main Gallery: Charlie Munoz – Wood, Linda Munoz – Stained glass and mosaic, George Shelton – Wood

 

Artist Alley: Sean Scott – Painting

July

 

Main Gallery: Tim Spanjer – Pop art

 

Artist Alley: Nancy Scott – Painting/Book release

August

 

Main Gallery: Tim Sanjer for first half of the month & Do Good Fund for the second half of the month

 

Artist Alley: Miriam Omura – Weaving/Quilting

September

 

Main Gallery: Do Good Fund – Photography in conjunction with MUW

 

Artist Alley: Rich Marcks – Painting/chalk drawing

October, November, & December

 

Main Gallery & Artist Alley: Pruitt Collection –  Photography in conjunction with MUW

Looking for one-of-a-kind, original art and gifts?

You can find it right here in our gallery store where we offer unique art from local and regional artists. Click below to find out how to enter your work in our gift shop!