Make us your home page
Instagram

Hidden gem of an exhibit at Baisden Gallery

Even in his frenetic years as a top fashion designer running up frocks for pals such as Elizabeth Taylor, Michael Vollbracht  remained an artist. He s retired from fashion (for now) and spends more time creating his paintings and collages. See them at Baisden  Gallery, 442 Grand Central Ave. , Tampa, through June 22 (and near Mis en Place and the Oxford Exchange so plan a visit around lunch). Ten percent of sales will be donated to St. Joseph s Children s Hospital Foundation. Hours are noon to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday . Free. (813) 250 1511 .
Image from Baisden Gallery

Even in his frenetic years as a top fashion designer running up frocks for pals such as Elizabeth Taylor, Michael Vollbracht remained an artist. He s retired from fashion (for now) and spends more time creating his paintings and collages. See them at Baisden Gallery, 442 Grand Central Ave. , Tampa, through June 22 (and near Mis en Place and the Oxford Exchange so plan a visit around lunch). Ten percent of sales will be donated to St. Joseph s Children s Hospital Foundation. Hours are noon to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday . Free. (813) 250 1511 . Image from Baisden Gallery

Even in his frenetic years as a top fashion designer running up frocks for pals such as Elizabeth Taylor, Michael Vollbracht remained an artist. He's retired from fashion (for now) and spends more time creating his paintings and collages. See them at Baisden Gallery, 442 Grand Central Ave., Tampa, through June 22 (and near Mise en Place and the Oxford Exchange so plan a visit around lunch). Ten percent of sales will be donated to St. Joseph's Children's Hospital Foundation. Hours are noon to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Free. (813) 250 1511.

Image from Baisden Gallery

Hidden gem of an exhibit at Baisden Gallery 04/24/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 7:17pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for May 24

    Events

    Damien Escobar: The acclaimed hip-hop violinist who has played for presidents tours in support of the album Boundless. 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. $35-$45. (727) 791-7400.

    HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 03:  Recording artist Damien Escobar performs onstage during the BET Presents Super Bowl Gospel Celebration at Lakewood Church on February 3, 2017 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for BET)
  2. The new 'Baywatch' movie is basically about hot people in swimsuits

    Movies

    Baywatch is a running gag in slow motion, a thong-in-cheek TV retread swapping wholesome jiggles for dirty giggles. There are places for such humor but beaches don't have gutters.

    Kelly Rohrbach as CJ Parker, Alexandra Daddario as Summer, Ilfenesh Hadera as Stephanie Holden, Dwayne Johnson as Mitch Buchannon, Zac Efron as Matt Brody and Jon Bass as Ronnie in the film, "Baywatch."
  3. Think we're loco? The most unlikely Phil Collins soundtrack hit of the '80s

    Blogs

    Phil Collins was on the level of Kenny Loggins for soundtrack supremacy, but Collins wasn't content to stay in the background as he jumped back into acting with the movie Buster that spawned a solid soundtrack that included hidden gems like Loco In Acapulco by the Four Tops.

  4. Wine of the Week: Mark West Black Pinot Noir Monterey County 2015

    Bars & Spirits

    Mark West Pinot Noir, with its cheerful yellow label and thrifty price point, has long been a favorite of folks looking for a reliably drinkable, well-priced red.

  5. Tampa teenager gets rescued by Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson in 'Baywatch'

    Movies

    For child actor L.J. Ruth, meeting his idol was easy as falling off a pier.

    L.J. Ruth, 13, was born and raised in Tampa. He is a child actor/model/voice artist and is currently in the movie Baywatch alongside Dwayne Johnson. Courtesy of Ruth family.