SHINE Mural Fest Events

St. Pete welcomes 37 artists from around the world, the US and right here in St. Petersburg during this year’s SHINE Mural Festival. Join us for these amazing, entertaining and informative SHINE Fest events.

Coast Bike Official SHINE Mural Tours – October 6 & 13

The SHINE Mural Festival is partnering with Coast Bike Share and Florida CraftArt to offer official SHINE bike tours during this year’s Festival, October 6 – 14. 

Bring your own bike or try a Coast Bike Share ride, and enjoy a relaxed, guided tour of SHINE St. Petersburg murals past and present.

Select your tour date for either a behind-the-scenes glimpse of artists creating new murals (October 6), or an in-depth look at the vibrant finished artworks (October 13). Tours will meet at the green space across the intersection diagonally from Florida CraftArt, 501 Central Ave – beside the Coast Bike Share station. Helmets are recommended.

Purchase tickets at floridacraftart.org/product/shine-mural-tours-by-bike

COAST BIKE DESIGN CHALLENGE WINNERS
Ashley Simota
Alicia Malpass
Skylar Suarez
Sarah Martin
Robert Dennard
– Coast Bike Share will also feature a bike design by previous SHINE artist, Ricky Watts.

You Are Beautiful Community Mural – October 6, 9 am-4 pm

Join the SHINE Mural Festival in partnership with the Public Art Project and Matthew Hoffman’s You Are Beautiful Project to spread a message of love and acceptance on the wall of Oktane Media, 2732 6th Ave South.

All are welcome to paint a positive message on the community mural on Saturday, October 6 between 9 am-4 pm.

On Sunday, October 7, a permanent You Are Beautiful sign will be installed on the wall surrounded by these messages of positivity. 

The You Are Beautiful campaign is installing one sign in each state across the US and we’re proud to announce St. Petersburg as Florida’s You Are Beautiful location!

To learn more about You Are Beautiful, visit you-are-beautiful.com/pages/public-art or follow You-Are-Beautiful.com on Facebook.

Reveal: St. Pete Streets – October 12, 5p-12a

REVEAL is a semi-annual showcase that highlights Station House’s multi-functional space while spotlighting St. Pete’s unique artists and local businesses.

This event allows our community to witness some of the most eclectic forms of art that the Bay area has ever seen. REVEAL: St. Pete Streets aims to emphasize the experience of the arts, beyond the aesthetics.

In partnership with Station House, REVEAL: St. Pete Streets will be highlighting Street Art with a lecture on its history, an interactive panel with artists specializing in the medium, and an exhibition of local artists whose work can be seen on the streets.

Additionally, there will be a fashion installation with posed models in front of canvas covered in graffiti created by local street artists. Along with live music, DJs, drinks, artwork and great people.

SHINE St. Petersburg Mural Festival Exhibition: Finale Reception at the Morean Arts Center – October 13, 5-9 pm

The SHINE St. Petersburg Mural Festival Finale Reception will be held Saturday, October 13 from 5-9 pm at the Morean Arts Center, 719 Central Ave. 

Held in conjunction with the annual SHINE St. Petersburg Mural Festival, this exhibition features artists from this year’s festival as well as St. Petersburg’s local street artists and muralists. The exhibition will be open to the public October 8 through October 27

See new works by Daniel “R5” Barojas, BASK, Bekky Beukes, DAAS, Angela Faustina, Illsol, J&S Signs, Jennifer Kosharek, Ya LaFord, LOOK the Weird, Cecilia Lueza, Chad Mize, Palehorse, Gibbs Rounsavall, April Seelbach, the Vitale Brothers, Justin Wagher, Zulu Painter and more. 

The show will include paintings, drawings and prints available for purchase as well as site-specific mural installations.

Reception Sponsors: Great Bay Distributors, Mother Kombucha, and Pacific Counter.

SHINE 2018 is presented by Salt Palm Development with support from the City of St. Petersburg, Great Bay Distributors, Kolter Urban – The ONE St. Petersburg, Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Tampa Bay Rays.