The next time you’re faced with finding something for that impossible to shop for family member or friend why not stop by the Alliance for the Arts in Fort Myers? Open from 9AM-5PM, Monday through Friday and 9AM-1PM on Saturdays, the Alliance Gift Shop is stocked year round only with a wide variety of items created by local artists. Find truly unique jewelry, handbags, sculptures, paintings, photographs…even fabric art and furniture! And its contents are always changing, as items are sold and new works are created by local, independent artists. It really is the best place in town to find something for the person who has one of everything.
While you are visiting browse the 24th Annual All Florida Juried Exhibition on display in the Main Gallery until August 2. It features work in a variety of mediums by more than 30 visual artists from across the state. Artwork by Alliance youth artists is on display in the Member Gallery. Or if you come on Saturday you can also shop the Alliance GreenMarket, where you can find locally grown & produced items from local vendors. It’s every Saturday from 9AM-1PM on the grass next to the Alliance main building.