There are two names that are intricately linked in St. Petersburg: Amanda Cooper and the Morean Arts Center. A familiar face about town, Cooper has worked tirelessly with the local arts community and is the chief curator for the center, with the daunting task of programming the gallery spaces at the Morean and Chihuly Collection. As part of the Morean’s exhibition team, she helps organize over 50 exhibitions each year across three different locations.
Cooper is also preparing to celebrate her 25th anniversary at the Morean this February.
The first incarnation of her job was as the gallery director for the then-named Arts Center. She… Read More