The Artist Behind The Art: AVIVA

Aviva Sasson has been with Art Gallery 21 since our days hanging art in Wilton Manors City Hall and participating in the newly established Island City Art Walk. Aviva was among the volunteer artists that helped to clean and paint the Woman’s Club of Wilton Manors as we converted it into the art gallery we…

Virtually Aster 2020

BY ONESELF: THE ART OF ASTER DA FONSECA Currently on exhibit at Art Gallery 21 which is physically closed until further notice. Aster’s art is available to purchase on our SHOP page here. Thank you for your virtual support of art and artists!  

Doing things differently? Us, too.

ART GALLERY 21 UPDATE DURING CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC In light of the developing pandemic related to COVID-19, also known as Corona Virus, many of our supporters and local art lovers may have noticed that our gallery has closed in an effort to abide by all local and national recommendations to keep everyone healthy and safe….


Are you an internet shopper? Amazon? Ebay? Etsy? As we explore ways to generate revenue to support the gallery, we are adding new items to our SHOP page. What began with just a few paintings from Nia Nakis, a gifted artist and teacher at Bonnet House who left us last summer, is growing into a…

Extended! BY ONESELF

BY ONESELF: THE ART OF ASTER de FONSECA E X T E N D E D   T O   A P R I L   1 4 Aster da Fonseca’s influences are from many different venues. He was originally interested in figurative works, mostly influenced by Matisse and Picasso. Back in 1998, Aster started visiting museums and…

Island City Winners’ Show

Opening Reception for The Winners’ Show is Saturday, 21 December, 7pm-9pm.  Come meet the artists and toast to the art of celebrating the holiday season. Refreshments served. Live music. Paid parking close by.  Art will be on exhibit from December 21, 2019 to January 11, 2020. WINNERS: THOMAS REBEK SUZANNE BARTON ROB SAUNDERS RODGER HELT…

The Faces of Wilton Manors

In the coming months around Wilton Manors, you may encounter a big burly guy with a camera focused on you. He’s not a serial killer or a private investigator. He’s a professional photographer. Larry Singer approached Art Gallery 21 with an idea for an art exhibit earlier in the summer and we were so impressed…

Summer’s end at Art Gallery 21

Summer’s End South Florida experienced one of the hottest summers on record. As the tilt of the earth brings us shorter days and cooler nights, we’re getting excited. We’ve been putting together a schedule of exhibits that we think will knock your flipflops off! Working with Savory PR  on “The Art of Barbie” project earlier…

Summer Break

Art Gallery 21 is going dark beginning August 1. We will return with the 8th annual Island City Juried Art Competition in early October.

Raise your glass!

Cheers to 7 Years of Art Gallery 21! The fun begins at 7 PM on Saturday, July 20th during Art Walk! Art Gallery 21 first opened its doors in July 2012, and we thought it might be fun to celebrate seven years and the 150+ artists and volunteers that have been along for the ride….