Art & Culture
Art is well supported in Naples, with local galleries, the outdoor Naples Art Festival, community theatres Naples Museum of Art and much much more.
PHILHARMONIC CENTER FOR THE ARTS
The Philharmonic Center for the Arts is a non-profit organization, Presenting the best of visual and performing arts.
The Phil is unique among arts centers in that it features both the performing and visual arts in a single complex and also hosts a resident orchestra. In addition to the 1,425-seat main hall and a 282-seat black box theater, the Phil has four museum-quality art galleries, which showcase traveling and exclusive exhibitions. Each season, the Phil is host to more than 400 individual events. Although the heaviest season is between October and April, the Center hosts events year-round, including summer children's presentations. The Center also provides programs for groups and schools.
The Phil has 445 full- and part-time employees, including a full-time administrative staff of 80, as well as several hundred volunteers. Our board of directors comes from a variety of business and professional backgr
THE VON LIEBIG ART CENTER
The Naples Art Association at The Von Liebig Art Center hosts national fine art and fine craft festivals in the Naples area during season. Artists from all over the United States apply for participation in their festivals. The festivals are juried events and participants are chosen by an outside panel of jurors. The festivals are showcases for high quality work by the artists that exhibit during the festival. You will have the opportunity to meet the artist who painted that fabulous oil painting or the potter that created a wonderful vase; the glass blower who takes raw material and forms it into an eye-catching work of art are only samples of the artwork represented.
NAPLES PLAYERSCheck out the Sugden Community Theatre for a varied show list, talented actors gather together to produce exceptional productions, the theatre is well worth checking out.
NAPLES MUSEUM OF ART
The mission of the Naples Museum of Art is to inspire creativity and awaken curiosity. As part of this mission, the museum will strive to be a visual arts center for people of all ages and backgrounds with an emphasis on modern and contemporary art.
The Naples Museum of Art invites you to experience the wonder of the visual arts, and to become a part of our cultural adventure. The museum is a reflection of the unique spirit and generosity of Southwest Florida.