Art in Flight
A partnership between the Alliance and the Lee County Port Authority which brings art to public spaces at Southwest Florida International Airport.
By The Sea Exhibit July 2017 – July 2018
Art in Flight: 10 Year Anniversary
The News-Press Media Group
In celebration of The News-Press Media Group’s 130-year anniversary, an exhibit featuring a collection of front pages of top news is on display at Southwest Florida International Airport. The exhibit showcases a selection of local Southwest Florida news like “Airport Shows Class on First Day,” to national stories such as “Nixon Resigns,” to international news of “Men Walk on Moon.” There are 20 large front pages of news throughout the years for passengers and airport visitors to read when traveling through RSW. Click HERE to read a story about the exhibit in the News-Press.
Upper level, West Atrium, near Door 5
Three works of art by Igor Korotash, a Ukrainian-born artist, who paints landscapes in the impressionist style, are on display in the West Atrium. Welcoming You Home, a picture of the lighthouse on Sanibel Island, and White Cottage are located near the Delta Air Lines ticket counter. The larger three-piece painting near the US Airways ticket counter is entitled Iris Pond. The bold, rich colors of these oil on canvas paintings are reflective of Southwest Florida and are on loan from the Gallery on Fifth in Naples, Florida. Click HERE to learn more.