Welcome To Articlesstpete
Representing an eclectic group of artists, ARTicles offers an array of original art for your home and office environments. In addition to the showroom, the gallery also curates a monthly exhibition of featured work. 30 years of experience means owner Leslie Curran makes custom framing an art form, creating bold designs using the latest innovations in the industry. A friendly and approachable place for everyone to discover and support local art in St Pete.
Leslie Curran has been a custom frame designer for over 30 years. A lifelong resident, Leslie has worked tirelessly to make a difference in St Petersburg. As a former City Council member of sixteen years, she has served as a downtown pioneer and business leader. She currently serves as Interim President of the Arts Association St Petersburg and President of the EDGE Business District Association, and representative on the Central Avenue Council.
Nathan was awarded a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Colorado State University in 2001 and then worked in galleries and as an Art Consultant in Denver, CO for seven years. He grew up on a dairy farm in western New York. Prior to his university studies, Nathan lived in Egypt for one year as an exchange student and, upon his return, worked as a cowboy in Wyoming for two years. Nathan currently maintains a studio in St. Petersburg.
Robin Perry Dana, a native of Georgia, lives and works in St Petersburg, Florida. She earned a BA in Studio Art from Agnes Scott College in Atlanta and an MFA in Photography from the University of Connecticut. She has exhibited her work up and down the east coast, taught photography in the US and abroad, curated art exhibitions, written on contemporary artists, and worked in book and magazine publishing.