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Photo Blog: Parrot Key Resort’s International Art With Local Touches

Parrot Key Resort distinguishes itself among South Florida hotels with an amazing collection of both local, regional and international art treasures.

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From the striking butterfly puppets that hang in Café Blue to the colorful garden sculptures, the art at Parrot Key captures the vibrant energy of the island and fuses it with the tropical setting of our Key West hotel.

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Currently hanging in the Parrot Key Resort lobby are the surrealistic exotic bird portraits of Philadelphia artist Treacy Ziegler, a large mixed medium mural entitled “musicians” by WPA muralist, Clifford West, and a stunning Sea Grasses painting by renowned Florida botanical artist, Lisa Remeny.

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In the gardens surrounding the hotel, sculptures include the fantastical larger than life Stainless Steel work of John Martini, a longtime Key West resident, with his studio and forge located in the Bahama Village neighborhood.

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At the front entrance to the hotel, a global presentation of humankind greets guests with joyful expressions created by artist Tadhakrisnanan from New Delhi, India.

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Tadhakrisnanan also cast the Indian Mythological characters surrounding our four sparkling pools and sculpture gardens at Parrot Key Resort.

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Find yourself charmed by Gabriel Quirk’s handmade puppets flying from the rafters at Parrot Key Resort’s poolside Cafe Blue. These puppets have been used in numerous festivals and events in the Keys and feature wings that light at night. butterflies 1 copy (3)

While at Parrot Key, we hope you will wander through our lush gardens to discover the unique antiquities and architectural elements from around the globe.

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From unique door knobs, intricate details, and subtle understated touches; take time to notice the little things when exploring our unique tropical gardens.

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The art collection at Parrot Key Resort in Key West has been selected for its special vibrancy, matching the beauty of the Islands of the Keys. 

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Get lost in a gateway of artistic touches and find tranquility as you meander the pathway to our four sparkling pools and lush sculpture gardens at Parrot Key Resort.

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Each of our four swimming pools has its own individual artwork, offering a gallery-like experience outdoors. As you step through each gateway, expect a new and inviting art experience.

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We hope that you will enjoy passing by our unique cast of characters during your stay. May this art inspire you as much as it inspires us everyday.

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Book a stay at this art inspired Key West resort or call 855-327-7200 to speak with an onsite vacation planner today.

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