Art Gallery 21, in partnership with Tedd’s ArtWorks, is excited to unveil “Figuratively Speaking Out Loud!” at the Art Walk Wilton Manors. This diverse exhibit, showcasing local South Florida artists including members from the LGBTQ+ community, will run from January 20th through February 10th, 2024. The opening night is set for 6 to 9 PM at 600 NE 21st Court, Wilton Manors, FL 33305.

This vibrant exhibit is a highlight of the Wilton Manors Art Walk, featuring the work of over 15 local artists. It offers a unique platform for a variety of artistic expressions, including oil, acrylic, watercolor, photography, clay sculpture, and mixed media. The artwork, inspired by the human figure, showcases the energetic and diverse talent within the South Florida art scene.

Curated by Matthew Dreger and juried by Avi Ram, “Figuratively Speaking Out Loud!” aims to provide an immersive and engaging experience for art enthusiasts. The opening night will be an opportunity for socializing, complete with complimentary refreshments, music, and a chance to interact with the artists. An awards presentation is planned for around 7:30 PM on the opening night.

This exhibit, open and free to the public, invites visitors of all ages to explore and enjoy the creative works of South Florida’s local artists, reflecting the rich and varied tapestry of the community.

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Art Gallery 21, Inc. is a Florida-registered 501c3 non-profit organization working in partnership with Wilton Manors Leisure Services Department to bring art and cultural experiences to the residents and visitors of the Island City. The Island City Cultural Center, home to Art Gallery 21, is easily accessible to public parking and street parking and is 100% ADA compliant. To submit original works of art for consideration in a future art show, please visit If you would like to donate to Art Gallery 21, volunteer during one of our events or exhibits, or have a general inquiry, please email [email protected] or call/text 954.225.5488. Follow Art Gallery 21 on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to keep up with what’s happening in the gallery throughout the year. View the comprehensive 2024 art exhibit event calendar online for upcoming events & exhibits.