| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:44 AM
The 27th annual Festival of Trees at the Orlando Museum of Art starts this week, promising designer decorated trees, wreaths, gingerbread creations and holiday vignettes, all for sale as part of a fundraiser for the museum.
Mayor Buddy Dyer will light...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:57 AM
While more seasonally inclined states are waiting for snow to signal holiday cheer, Florida is stringing icicle lights on its palm trees. And even though the holiday decorations are strung up much sooner every year, at least these festivals -- complete...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:47 PM
WHAT: Orlando Museum of Art's annual Festival of Trees returns this week full of holiday cheer. Presented by fundraising group Council of 101, this year's festival is titled "All That Glitters."
During the festival, the museum is bedecked with...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Imagine this is Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, and San Francisco leads New Orleans, 32-29, with 50 seconds left.
The network goes to commercials but, instead of coming back to the game, the credits begin to roll for "Heidi: The Untold Story," staring Miley...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 11:47 AM
The long Thanksgiving holiday is next week. Lots of family, lots of food and lots of reasons to get out of the house.
Festival of Trees wraps up
This is the last weekend for Festival of Trees at the Orlando Museum of Art. It's one of OMA's biggest...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:39 AM
I'm sure some of you are already fighting the mobs of shoppers at the malls, but I want to ask you one more time to buy at least one gift from one of our galleries or working artists.
The Fifth Avenue Art Gallery (1470 Highland Ave., Melbourne; 321 259-...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Orlando Museum of Art's December 1st Thursday will take place this week on Dec. 5. Titled "Art Under $200 — 'Tis the Season," the event is billed as a chance to pick up unique Christmas gifts.
There's live entertainment: music by Afeefa and the...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 2:27 PM
WHAT: The art of Raúl Colón, a popular award-winning artist who has illustrated more than 30 children's books, is showcased in "Tall Tales and Huge Hearts: Raúl Colón" at the Orlando Museum of Art. The exhibition includes interactive gallery activities to...
| Sep 26, 2013
Saturday is Museum Day Live!, which means free admission at more than 1,400 venues across the country. At least a dozen local organizations, including the African American Museum of Art in DeLand, Art & History Museums — Maitland, and the Mennello...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:19 PM
The Orlando Museum of Art is beginning "The Archive Project," an 18-month undertaking to document its history and institutional activities.
When I spoke with OMA director Glen Gentele in January shortly after he began the job, he said establishing an...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:35 PM
The Bach Festival Society of Winter Park has hired three new staff members in preparation for the upcoming season. The society, which presents visiting classical-music artists and stages its own concerts, has undergone a bit of restructuring as it looks...