North Florida Welcomes Javier Martin

  Worldwide renowned multidisciplinary artist, Javier Martin, makes way to the river city of Jacksonville to showcase his neon light collection: Blindness, along side live visual performance art: Lies and Lights at MOCA Jax on January 28th.  With North Florida’s urban core on the rise due to the momentum of many creative foundations catered to … Continued

New Jacksonville art festival looks to arrive in urban core this fall

A four-day arts festival that is looking to follow the same model as festivals like Grand Rapids’ ArtPrize and West Palm Beach’s Canvas plans to land in Downtown this fall. The Art Republic wants to hold its inaugural festival between November 10-13 in the urban core, founder Jessica Santiago said. Santiago, who is from Jacksonville … Continued

ART REPUBLIC

Dating back to the early 1900’s, Jacksonville, Florida was one of the first and finest art and culture capitals in the country. Named the Winter Film Capital of the World and the birthplace of The Blues, the coastal city was a beacon of artistic expression and human achievement. Today, Jacksonville is quickly approaching a critical … Continued