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SPONSORED BY

Covanta
Waste Pro

What's in a pile of "trash"? Art!

Creating beauty from re-purposed, discarded and cast-off materials that sends an important message: “As a country we are overflowing with trash and recyclables.” Art can inspire creative solutions ... and inspire re-use and upcycling. Enjoy others' creativity and make your own piece of recycled art to share.

COMING FEBRUARY 5:

Recycled Art by Student Artists from Lee County Middle Schools

YOU'RE INVITED, TOO!

Recycled Art from the Southwest Florida Community

If you'd like to get in on the fun, upload a picture of your recycled art and we'll feature it here!

Public Art from Recycled Materials

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Donald Gialanella of St. Petersburg, Florida, was selected from dozens of talented artists who submitted artistic concepts for We Are Overflowing 2019. We were delighted when he returned in 2020. His 2019 Dumpster Diver and 2020 Globus showcased ingenuity and imagination to convey the message “as a country we are overflowing with trash and recyclables."

What happens to trash you can't separate for recycling?

Learn how waste-to-energy plants are safely turning non-recyclables into electricity, while recovering metals such as steel and aluminum for re-use.

Recycle smart with these 15‑second tips!

International Festival & Events Association
2019 Gold Award Winner for
Best Program to Benefit a Cause

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Florida Festival & Events Association
2019 Gold Award Winner for
Best Green Program

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artfest@home is a virtual art festival Presented by
Southwest Florida's Premier Art Festival
On the waterfront in historic downtown Fort Myers
SAVE THE DATE FOR 2022!
Saturday and Sunday, February 5 & 6, 2022
Opening Night Friday, February 4
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provides support for
ArtFest@Home
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2020 Gold Awards:
Crisis Communication Plan,
Green Program,
Social Media Advertising Campaign
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Gold Award:
Best Program to Benefit a Cause
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#1 Favorite Small Town Art Fairs
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RANKED #22 in the nation

SAVE THE DATE FOR 2022!

Saturday and Sunday, February 5 & 6, 2022
Opening Night Friday, February 4
On the waterfront in historic downtown Fort Myers

Phone: 239-768-3602

Email: info@artfestfortmyers.com