Shows and Events


MIFA is a non-profit 501(c)(3)

organization on Marco Island.

Proceeds from shows and events goes toward

IFA's Student Scholarship fund and

grant requests.

Awards are given each spring to

local area students enrolled

in studies in the arts.

 
LEFT BANK ART FEST

...is a juried art show featuring professional

quality art and craft creations

including photography, sculpture,

ceramics, jewelry, fine art paintings,

mixed media, stained glass and more.

Left Bank Art Fest

outdoor shows are held at 

The Esplanade 10am-4pm

760 North Collier Blvd, Marco Island, FL

2022  Left Bank Art Fest Dates: 
Sunday - January 16th, February 6th,
March 6th, April 3rd
 BRUSHES & PAINT & BEYOND
OUTDOOR ART SHOW & SALE

..is an outdoor art  show and sale featuring

local artists working exclusively

in oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolor, batik,

fabric art, found objects,

pen & ink, and charcoal.

This season mediums have been

expanded to include ceramics,

sculpture, fabric art, found objects.

Held on Saturdays

on the porch of the

Marco Island Historical Museum

2021 & 2022 DATES

Saturday November 20th,  2021

Saturday, March 26th, 2021

Click Here To Register

 
2022 WINTER MOVIE FEST
DATES ARE PENDING
MIFA'S 2021
Artist of the Year

Each spring, the

Marco Island Foundation for the Arts

recognizes a local artist or

contributor to the arts as

"Artist of the Year"

Hyla Crane

Executive Director of the
Marco Island Center for the Arts
has been named
"2021 Artist of the Year" 


            

Previous MIFA Artists of the Year:
Malenda Trick 2014
Tara O'Neill 2015
JRobert Houghtling 2016 
Austin Bell 2017
Gena Sisbarro-Penzo 2018 
Sherri Morrison 2019
Marie Senechal 2020


scholarships


Each Spring MIFA awards scholarships

to local area graduating

students and local students

who are enrolled in higher studies

in the arts.

Disciplines include

art, music, dance,

literature and theater.

2021 Scholarship Winners

Brianna Monroe 

Logan Fischer

Luz Perez

Grace Fields

For information on applying

Click Here