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12/1/2014

Only in Sarasota: Tom Dignam Beach Cottage, Hermitage Artist Retreat, Manasota Key

This month, John Pirman sketches the Tom Dignam Beach Cottage at Sarasota’s Hermitage Artist Retreat.

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10/31/2014

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.

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10/2/2014

Only in Sarasota: Paul Rudolph’s Cocoon House

This month’s “Only in Sarasota” illustration is Paul Rudolph’s iconic Cocoon House.

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07/28/2014

Only in Sarasota: Sarasota Ballet Rehearsal

This month, illustrator John Pirman takes us behind the scenes of a Sarasota Ballet rehearsal for “The Secret Garden.”

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05/30/2014

Only in Sarasota: View of the John Ringling Bridge

John Pirman lets us in on a gorgeous waterfront view from the pool at downtown Sarasota’s 888 Condominium.

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05/1/2014

Only in Sarasota: Airstream Trailers, the Sarasota Fairgrounds

This month’s Only in Sarasota illustration: Airstream trailers at the Sarasota Fairgrounds.

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04/1/2014

Only in Sarasota: Bayfront Community Center, Downtown Sarasota

Illustrator John Pirman on downtown Sarasota’s historic Bayfront Community Center Building, constructed in 1940.

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03/1/2014

Only in Sarasota: Herald-Tribune Headquarters, Main Street

The modern Sarasota Herald-Tribune building on Main Street in downtown Sarasota.

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01/31/2014

Only in Sarasota: Walt’s Fish Market

John Pirman sketches local landmark Walt’s Fish Market.

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01/6/2014

Only in Sarasota: City Island

This month’s Only in Sarasota illustration: A towering boat rack on City Island.

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12/2/2013

Only in Sarasota: North Lido Key Beach Pavilion

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

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11/1/2013

Only in Sarasota Illustration: Sarasota Opera House, Pineapple Avenue

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10/1/2013

Only in Sarasota Illustration: Morning in the Garden

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06/3/2013

“Only in Sarasota” Illustration: Dolphin Aviation

Most of us whiz by Dolphin Aviation at 50 mph, but illustrator John Pirman took a closer look at the general aviation facility, which handles everything from small prop planes to snazzy corporate jets. His eye was drawn to the huge bi-fold doors, which are usually open at different heights. “The giant rectangular shapes cut […]

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05/1/2013

Only in Sarasota: Tim Seibert-Designed Home, Lido Shores

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04/1/2013

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

Illustration by John Pirman On a recent visit to Cà d’Zan, the historic mansion at the Ringling Museum, a visiting couple told artist John Pirman that the home’s terrace is one of the most beautiful and restful places they’d ever seen. Pirman agrees, calling it the “perfect outdoor spot.” He likes the way the bold […]

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03/1/2013

Only In Sarasota

Illustration by John Pirman John Pirman says the first time he drove by downtown’s post office, “It stopped me in my tracks.” He speculates that the big scalloped awning on the building, which was constructed in 1965, might have been inspired by lace edging. “It creates a beautiful shadow on the monolithic mid-century facade,” he […]

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