| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:14 AM
It's coming up on Third Thursday, the night we enjoy seeing new art at various venues in downtown Orlando, 6-9 p.m. Inside the Church Street Exchange, Jai Gallery (101 S. Garland Ave., 321- 216-1646) will present an artsy fashion show amid its excellent...
| Jul 14, 2013
Single tickets to the Ferguson Center for the Arts' 2013-2014 season go on sale to the general public Thursday, July 18.
Last month, the center announced a lineup of more than 40 shows plus a new distinguished speaker series. The artists coming to...
| Jul 9, 2013
Welcome to the dawn of 3-D printing.
As with the dawn of the computer, the dawn of the telephone and the dawn of the television, expect a period of confusion: What is 3-D printing, you will wonder. (Answer: The printing of solid objects, often from a...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 12:37 PM
NEW YORK — Berry Gordy, the man who discovered Diana Ross and The Supremes, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Mary Wells (and on and on), was a peerless record producer when it came to handpicking talent and building careers. But Berry Gordy, the...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:26 PM
While much of the classical music world is immersed in honoring the bicentennials of Verdi and Wagner, another composer anniversary of signal importance, the 100th birthday of Benjamin Britten, is jostling for attention this year.
| Jul 17, 2013
PALM SPRINGS — They were pieces of cardboard boxes, mended together and stuck on the wall of the museum.
Next to it was a cardboard packing box, also stuck to the wall.
This was art, we were told. And it was art by the late and much-heralded...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:27 AM
By sheer coincidence, each of this week's happenings relate to our shared local history, shared and varied cultures, and the effects of "progress" on us all.
Preserving old Florida
The Kenton Kowboy Classic is a new organization dedicated to...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Here's how the final day of the Pitchfork Music Festival went down Sunday in Union Park, with commentary from yours truly (GK) and Bob Gendron (BG):
1:21 p.m.: "Are you all happy to be alive" queries Tree, before taking the crowd to church. The...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:22 AM
All the works in an exhibition opening today at the Maitland Art Center were created by artists who have visited, worked or taught at this historic gem. The museum (231 W. Packwood Ave., Maitland, 407-539-2181) is a fine example of Mayan Revival...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:35 PM
There’s a cherry tree growing in the Miller House garden. It sits among the gooseberry bushes, near the grape arbor and under an ancient black walnut tree that overhangs from a neighboring property. There’s a fig tree, a quince tree, a...
| Jul 27, 2013
It's hard to mistake Newport News artist Wade Mickley's playful, often serpentine-shaped creations for anything else you may have seen hanging on the wall in a Hampton Roads gallery or art museum.
They're just too whimsical — and too obsessed with...