| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Here are the the Central Florida arts organizations that received United Arts Operating Support Grants, which will be distributed in 2015. Technical assistance grants were awarded to help pay for a six-month series on fundraising developed by the...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Note: This article was edited on Dec. 10 to clarify how grant amounts are decided.
Most of Central Florida's largest arts groups will get more money for operating costs in 2015 than they received last year from United Arts, the fundraising...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 9:48 AM
This year, said Gwen Rich, it all goes back to a simple concept: tradition.
That’s why this year’s Festival of Trees event at the Orlando Museum of Art has a decidely old-fashioned theme, “Tis the Season.”
| Sep 13, 2014
| 11:15 AM
The imagery shocks: a noose dangling between photos of two hanged men, drawings of children labeled "Alligator Bait," a gun-range target shaped like a human.
The examples of bigotry and cruelty are on display at the Holocaust Center in Maitland. But the...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Continuing our holiday theme:
•The 2014 Holiday Extravaganza begins Saturday, 6-9 p.m., at the Gallery on First in historic downtown Sanford. Jeanine Taylor Folk Art is inside the gallery, along with seven resident artist studios. They will present...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 2:17 PM
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, it seems like a good time to give thanks for the many good things going on in the Orlando arts scene. Here are just a few of the things for which I am thankful.
• A change for the better. Orlando Museum...
| May 24, 2014
| 8:52 AM
TALLAHASSEE – It was the biggest binge on hometown projects since the pre-Great Recession days.
The Florida Legislature used its best financial outlook in nearly a decade this spring to sprinkle in more taxpayer-funded hometown projects –...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Those with a credit or debit card from Bank of America or Merrill Lynch can consider it their ticket to four Orlando museums this weekend. As part of their "Museums on Us" program, the financial institutions will offer free admission to select museums for...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 9:07 AM
It's the first Friday of November and already holiday shows/sales are starting. Even our museums are holding special events, the biggest of which is the annual Festival of Trees fundraiser at the Orlando Museum of Art. The temporary winter wonderland is...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Congratulations to the winners of the annual Best Bets awards.
Every year, Orlando Sentinel publishes Central Florida's favorite picks of local dining, shopping, services and entertainment -- all chosen by you, our readers.
We're proud to announce...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:33 AM
Did you know that yoga is a quarterly event at the Orlando Museum of Art?
WUCF-TV's "Artisodes" spotlights the trend that mixes yoga and fine art in an episode at 8 p.m. Thursday.
"Yoga in the Galleries" has been drawing more than 100 persons per...