art gallery

The Friends of the Cape Coral Library are proud to organize and advertise the continuously changing exhibits of artwork on display in the unique and beautiful Art Gallery within the library. Paintings, photographs, sculptures, crafts, and many other types of work are always on display. Comfortable leather reading chairs enable visitors to relax and fully engage the artwork.

Artists and crafters interested in exhibiting should email the Art Gallery Chairperson at

See the 2021 Kids' Art Contest Winners

March 3 through May 7, 2020

On the Walls
Photography by Norman Cannon

In Two Display Cases
Palm Sheath Art by Charles & Christine Dekkers
In the Tall Case
 Boats from Repurposed Materials by Tom Higgins


Jan. 4 to Feb. 28, 2020

On the Walls
Four French Connection Photographers

In the Tall Display Cases
Pottery by Rick Aliperti
In the Small Case
 “Butterflies of Hope & Remembrance” Project


Nov. 2 through Dec. 30, 2019
"Hand in Hand' by Southwest Florida Fine Craft Guild-


Sept. 4 - Oct. 29, 2019
Dedicated Artists of Southwest Florida



July 2 - August 29 2019
On the Walls
"Face to Face" by Irma Backelant

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March 5 through May 5, 2019

On the Walls
Two Exhibits in One by Members of Art Quilters Unlimited
“Reflections on Hurricane Irma”& “Resist: Interpretations and Techniques”

In the Display Cases: Fused Glass Art by June F Bennett& Judy Van Inwegen

American Tragedies by Sally Dutko of AQU on Exhibit March-Apr. 2019 Crosscurrents by Pamela Richardson of AQU on Exhibit March-Apr. 2019 Resist Temptation by Jeri McKay of AQU on Exhibit March-Apr. 2019  
  Take Them Off and Fight by Jan Piscitelli of AQU on Exhibit March-Apr. 2019  





In Cape Coral Library Art Gallery Feb. 2 thru Feb. 27, 2019
By French Connection Photographers:
* Claude Chalut
* Estelle Chartrand
* Marie Elise Mathieu
* Andrée Morin
In the Display Cases

Photograph by Marie-Elise Mathieu Photographer Estelle Chartrand in Library Gallery Feb. 2019 Glass Artist Lois Johnston In Library Gallery Feb. 2109
  French Connection Photographers in Library Gallery Feb. 2019  




call for art

Local artists are highlighted in the Cape Coral library Art Gallery. Are you interested in auditioning for display? Contact: