Art Gallery 21 announces winners of Figuratively Speaking

January’s Art Walk Wilton Manors was a big success for everyone, including Art Gallery 21. Figuratively Speaking OUT LOUD! drew and big crowd of visitors and we had a marvelous time handing out winner’s ribbons and cash awards! Visitors enjoyed captivating artwork from 20 local South Florida artists, many of whom identify as LGBTQ+ and are based in Wilton Manors and Fort Lauderdale.

A Huge Thank You To
TEDD’S ART WORKS for making collaborating so much fun!
And Thank You To

        Tedd Davis and his gang of merry men!


First Place: THE DANCER by Daniel Roemmelt


Second Place: TREE OF LIFE by Franco Sotillo, pictured with our jurst, Avi Ram.


Third Place: A WOMAN OF A CERTAIN AGE by Sharron Demarest


Honorable Mention: PLAYING THE GAME by Diane Lublinski


Inspired by the human figure, artwork featured in this exhibit is done in a variety of mediums of expression, offering high energy and food for thought. Included are oil, acrylic, watercolor, photography, clay sculpture and mixed media.

The gallery will be open to the public Friday and Saturday from 5 to 7 PM and by appointment through February 9th.





Art Gallery 21, Inc. is a Florida-registered 501c3 non-profit organization working in partnership with Wilton Manors Leisure Services Department to bring art and cultural experiences to the residents and visitors of the Island City. To submit your original work for consideration in a future art show, please visit If you would like to donate to Art Gallery 21, volunteer during one of our events or exhibits, or have a general inquiry, please email or call/text 954.225.5488. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to keep up with what’s happening in the gallery.

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