Category: events

Now Showing – July 27 – Oct 20th – Legends of Graffiti Customize Reebok Classics – Classics

Mergeculture Gallery x Reebok Classics x Burn Rubber present “Classics” Take a trip through the history of streetwear and street art with this exhibit featuring legendary artists from the South Bronx subway graffiti movement showing work on unconventional canvases. Reebok Classics, a brand born in 1983 during the same time that hip hop and graffiti […]

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photo Greg Byron

OCT 20th – Tampa Urban Mural Bike Tour – Hosted by Mergeculture Gallery and Coast Bike Share

Mergeculture Gallery X Coast Bike Share‘s Urban Mural Bike Tour Join us on October 20th from 9am to 12pm on a two-wheeled adventure (a narrated group ride) that stops at Tampa’s most iconic and well executed murals. The full map and route to be announced soon. $20 get tickets

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Oct 20th – Annual Heights Art Studio + Gallery Tour

Tempus Projects hosts the Second Annual Heights Studio and Gallery Tour October 20th is a packed day for us at Mergeculture, there is a bike tour we are hosting in the morning and in the afternoon from 12-6pm is the second annual gallery and studio tour hosted by Tempus Projects, one of the longest running […]

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May 19 – Ancient Roots Art Opening in Tampa

Ancient Roots opens May 19th Art influenced by African fashion, traditional African masks, and the natural beauty of our world… with the objective to target social issues and represent black culture through mixed media, and digital paintings on canvas…. An art exhibit featuring new work by: Melvin Halsey Jr. (Tampa, FL) Christopher Clark (Cooli Ras […]

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Unsheathed – Photorealism – Oil Paintings, Acrylic Paintings and Scrimshaw

Never Before Exhibited work of Chris Clark Visual Artist: Chris Clark (Tampa, FL) Medium: Scrimshaw (photo realism) Oil Painting (photo realism) Acrylic (photo realism) There are some unknowns in the art world. Your neighbor could be spending time in a backyard studio creating some incredibly fine-tuned, sharply rendered oil paintings, acrylic paintings, and scrimshaw pieces. […]

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Basement Sessions at Lot 1901 with Telekinetic Walrus

Basement Sessions opened up June 24th, 2017 at Lot 1901 in Ybor City in conjunction with Broken Mold Entertainment, Lot 1901 and Illsol. Visual Artists: Mason Schwacke (St. Pete, FL) Justin Wagher (St. Pete, FL) Michelle Sawyer (Tampa, FL) Emma Benitez (New Smyrna Beach, FL) Yvonne Ferguson (Gainesville, FL) Bekky Beukes (Tampa, FL) Charles Gallagher […]

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Grayscale Opening with Wally Clark

We opened Grayscale from 6pm – 11pm on Friday, May 19th. Wally Clark was on decks and the turnout was pretty thick, despite storms coming through at the exact opening hours, between 6pm and 11pm. Recap

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Us & Them opening | Secret Walls Pre-Party with Wally Clark

Us & Them Illsol displays new work featuring textured backgrounds with a mix of industrial and organic imagery, blending the duo’s styles within compositions on individual panels. Paired with the artwork in the gallery, we included affordable prints and items available by local vendors in the courtyard. DJ Wally Clark held it down on decks […]

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Get it Together with Jinx & [BeatsnChill]

We opened the Get it Together exhibit with Tampa based producer / emcees Jinx and [Beatsnchill] (HMTWN). This was also the night of the Seminole Heights / Tampa Heights First Friday art walk. Michelle Sawyer painted the garage doors of our studio with Jujmo. We also had food provided by vendor Stuft. Check out the […]

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Get it Together Opening

Great things don’t come easy… Our debut event took place on March 24, 2017 from 6pm 7pm-11pm. We sent out an invitation for our first event on March 4th, we ended up with 23 artists in varying mediums. Most of the month of March was spent painting our space white, building benches, taping drywall, building […]

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