St. Petersburg, Florida: Tiny Town: Outsider Art St. Pete

Artist Dan Painter has been building a colorful, compressed 1950s version of St. Petersburg, in a former vacant lot, since 2014. He also lives there.
Address:
2520 Emerson Ave. S., St. Petersburg, FL
Directions:
On the south side of Emerson Ave. S. just west of its intersection with 25th St. S. Look for the patchwork fence. Bang on it with the wrench door knocker. Dan Painter -- if he's around -- will eventually let you in (It may take several minutes). He welcomes visitors.
Admission:
Free, but give Dan a donation anyway.
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Tiny Town

One man's cityscape, on less than an acre, in an industrial section of St. Pete.

[Mark Satola, 02/11/2019]

Artist Dan Painter has been building a colorful, compressed 1950s version of St. Petersburg, in a former vacant lot, since 2014. He also lives there.

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