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Only in Sarasota: Dolphins at Bayfront Park

This month: that iconic statue.

01/10/2019 Illustrations by John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: SRQ Airport, Winter Afternoon

Illustrator John Pirman sketches the local airport on a sunny afternoon.

12/27/2017 By John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: Moreton Bay Fig Tree, Selby Gardens

John Pirman sketches an iconic Selby Gardens tree.

07/29/2016 Illustrations by John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: Bird Key Park

John Pirman illustrates Bird Key Park.

06/22/2016 Illustrations by John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: The Blue Pagoda, Downtown

Victor Lundy's blue pagoda-style building in downtown Sarasota caught illustrator John Pirman's eye this month.

01/01/2016 By John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: Lido Beach, Weekday Afternoon

John Pirman sketches the brightly colored umbrellas on Lido Beach.

12/01/2015 By Megan McDonald

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Only in Sarasota: The Umbrella House, Lido Shores

For this month's Only in Sarasota illustration, John Pirman focuses in on Paul Rudolph's iconic Umbrella House in Lido Shores.

10/28/2015 By John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: Sea Turtles at Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium

Illustrator John Pirman spots a rescued sea turtle at Sarasota's Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium.

09/01/2015 By John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: St. Armands Circle, Spring Afternoon

Illustrator John Pirman admires classic statues and a classic car on St. Armands Circle.

07/31/2015 By John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: The Cooney House

John Pirman illustrates an elegant Sarasota School of Architecture home--the Cooney House.

06/01/2015 By John Pirman

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Illustrator John Pirman's Work Featured in Bird Key Yacht Club Exhibit

Illustrator and "Only in Sarasota" columnist John Pirman's work will be featured in an exhibit at the Bird Key Yacht Club this month.

04/30/2015 By Kay Kipling

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Only in Sarasota: Bird Key Yacht Club

Illustrator John Pirman admires the Bird Key Yacht Club.

03/30/2015 By John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: Sarasota Farmer's Market

Illustrator John Pirman sketches a Saturday morning at the downtown Sarasota farmer's market.

01/28/2015 By John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: John Ringling Bridge

This month's Only in Sarasota illustration: Downtown Sarasota's John Ringling Bridge.

12/30/2014 By John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall

John Pirman sketches the sculpture "Applause," by David E. Davis, at Sarasota's Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall.

10/31/2014 By John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: Walt’s Fish Market

John Pirman sketches local landmark Walt's Fish Market.

01/31/2014 Illustrations by John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: North Lido Key Beach Pavilion

This month, artist John Pirman illustrates the North Lido Key Beach Pavilion.

12/02/2013 Illustrations by John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota Illustration: Sarasota Opera House, Pineapple Avenue

This month, John Pirman illustrates the iconic Sarasota Opera House.

11/01/2013 By Megan McDonald

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Only in Sarasota: Ca d'Zan Terrace, Winter Afternoon

Only in Sarasota: This month, illustrator John Pirman showcases the Ca d'Zan Terrace at the Ringling Museum.

04/01/2013 By Megan McDonald