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Only in Sarasota: Alfred R. Goldstein Library, Ringling College

Sarasota's newest library has a Florida view.

04/26/2017 Illustrations by John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: Ca'd'Zan

This month: Ca’ d’Zan at The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art.

03/28/2017 Illustrations by John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: Window Washers

If you doubt that art imitates life—and vice versa—consider the recent juxtaposition of the balancing act of a window washer at downtown’s Courthouse Centre with the sculpture in the background.

03/01/2017 Illustrations by John Pirman

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Only in Sarasota: Sarasota High School

John Pirman illustrates the Paul Rudolph-designed Sarasota High School

08/30/2016 Illustrations 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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View from the Ringling Bridge

Illustrator John Pirman takes in the panoramic views from the top of the Ringling Bridge.

03/01/2016 Illustrations by John Pirman

Architecture

Only in Sarasota: Center for Architecture Sarasota

For this month's Only in Sarasota illustration, John Pirman sketches the newly restored Center for Architecture Sarasota.

01/25/2016 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: The Field Club

It's one of Sarasota's best-kept secrets.

10/01/2015 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: Siesta Key Beach on a Sunny Morning

John Pirman illustrates Siesta Key Beach on a beautiful morning.

07/01/2015 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: Downtown's New Landscape

John Pirman captures the giant cranes that are part of the landscape of downtown Sarasota's construction.

04/30/2015 By John Pirman

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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: The Mall at University Town Center

John Pirman illustrates a stylish shopper at The Mall at University Town Center.

03/01/2015 By John Pirman