I am very thrilled to be an honoree of the…
“13th Annual Women of Achievement Award”
Cribs for Kids 2018
This was a most welcome surprise and I feel so honored to stand proud with Pittsburgh’s finest women achievers who have made significant contributions to our communities ….and to be represented such an important organization!
March 1, 2018
I am pleased to be part of the Carnegie Mellon Osher Lecture Series and will be speaking at Carnegie Mellon on March 26th, 2018
An Exercise in Social Justice: Transcending Tradition…One Artist’s Journey from Art to Awareness
Gerry Florida, Artist and Osher at CMU Study Leader
Please Join Me for an Exhibition Titled:
I have one piece in this show
317 S. Trenton Avenue
Wilkinsburg PA 15221
Reception: March 24, 2018
6 pm - 8:30 pm
Come Join Us and Create a Bus Billboard!
“Get on the Bus!”
In Partnership with Florida Recycled and
Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse
When: May 20th, 12-5pm
Where: Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse
214 North Lexington Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Gerry Florida /Florida Recycled and Shuman Juvenile Detention Center have partnered with Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse to launch its first “Open Community” bus billboard campaign that will be seen traveling the Pittsburgh area on the rear of a Port Authority bus in the summer of 2018.
Stop in and visit me the Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse and join in the coloring madness
See your artistry on the back of a port authority bus!
The “Why Art? Billboard” Calendar
is now linked on the Allegheny County Website
Free Download !
“WHY ART?” Calendar
Shuman Center / Florida Recycled Allegheny County News
Florida Recycled / Shuman Center Facebook Allegheny County
Florida Recycled / Shuman Center Allegheny County Twitter
If You have not seen the complete Calendar of the twelve Port Authority billboards created through Gerry Florida/ Florida Recycled at Shuman Juvenile Detention Center you can get your free download on the Allegheny County website.
Gerry Florida/Florida Recycled has partner with Construction Junction to open a second studio “Shuman Studio Blue at Construction Junction” where released residents can serve their sentenced community service time with Ms. Florida. Working with the courts the studio is now a community service site.
Both Studios will have a combined
Grand Opening Kickoff
of hand painted furniture in April 2018
Look for the upcoming announcement!
Stop by and visit Studio Blue at Construction Junction meet my talented crew of painters!
- Join Our New
- “Open Furniture Painting Workshops”
- Starting in April 2018
- Gerry Florida / Florida Recycled will be at the Reuse Festival in Lawrenceville showing off some funky recycled jewelry and cool painted furniture with her crew from Studio Blue
- Hosted by “I Made it Market” for EARTHDAY Weekend
- Saturday from 10am to 2pm
- in the UPMC Children’s Hospital Parking lot off of 55th and Butler.
Home and Garden Show 2018
Stop by the Construction Junction booth and see some of the functional furniture handywork that will be part of the Construction Junction display!
Created by Studio Blue
Booth Number: 3212
Used and surplus building material