About Us

The Artists

Barbara Banks -  Barbara Banks is a native Sarasotan and has made art since childhood. Barbara’s photography is collected and published locally, regionally, and nationally. She is represented by State of the Arts Gallery in Sarasota, FL .

Bill Buchman - Bill’s work combines the principles of music, color and drawing in exciting abstracts which have been described as “symphonies of space, form and color”. Represented by Allyn Gallup Gallery in Sarasota, FL.

Larry Forgard - Larry’s paintings combine semi abstract figurative studies which weave textures, color, and mood in their compositions. Former figure college instructor of 26 years at Ringling College. Represented at State of the Arts Gallery.

Grace Howl - Grace Howl’s abstract paintings result from her intense and abiding belief in the interconnection of life, art and emotion. Her process embraces intuition and accident in combination with color, texture and movement referencing ancient and timeless ideas.

Dasha Reich - Andrea Dasha Reich is an internationally collected artist known for her unique epoxy resin multi-layered, multi-colored paintings and sculptures. Represented by Alfstad& Contemporary Gallery, Sarasota, FL.  

Michael Halflants - Michael Halflants is the design principal of the award winning architecture firm Halflants + Pichette. He is tenured professor at the University of South Florida where he teaches graduate design studio. In 2018, he was recognized with the AIA Florida Medal of Honor for Design, it's highest design award.

Duncan Chamberlain - A Sarasota resident, Duncan is a metal sculptor. He is currently using aluminum to create abstract and figurative sculpture, ranging from small to large out door works. Duncan has shown nationally and is represented by Gerald Peters and Peters Projects, Santa Fe, New Mexico.