Hive Architects designs a concept from scratch on the inspiration of a singular name/descriptor. For a newly completed abode on the Bayou, the Japanese word “shibusa” became the entire ethos and identity. SRQ Review | December 2021 Through Brittany Mattie In Architecture Architectural design firm Hive Architects has an inimitableRead More →

Zaza brings back the practical pizzaz to lasagna. SRQ Review | November 2021 Through Brit Mattie In restaurants Big-city power couple Zaza Italian Comfort Food Franco and Mia Gatto are settling into family life in Sarasota with their Classica and Verde outlets. Photo taken by Wyatt Kostygan. In the cityRead More →

Art Center Sarasota’s new executive director emphasizes collaboration and community impact as the way forward. SRQ Review | November 2021 Through Phil Lederer in visual arts Meet the Art Center Sarasota’s new Executive Director, Kinsey Robb. Photo by Wyatt Kostygan Fresh from the “mega-galleries” of New York, Kinsey Robb leftRead More →

Like the warm aromas that draw customers to a bakery, LWR’s growing culinary scene draws some of Sarasota’s top restaurateurs eastward. SRQ Review | September 2021 Through Jacob Ogles In new restaurants Like the warm aroma that attracts customers to a bakery, Lakewood Ranch’s growing culinary scene is attracting someRead More →

Local Animal Adoption Centers Are Seeing More Pets Find Their Furry Homes Than Ever SRQ Review | September 2021 Through Grace Castilow In the family Southeastern Guide Dog Keeper Amra Dillard Rickwa and Black Lab SE Gigi admire the view at Celery Fields. Photograph by Wyatt Kostygan Southeast Guide DogsRead More →