| Dec 10, 2013
| 2:41 PM
WHAT: The artists of McRae Art Studios will hold their Holiday Open House this weekend.
The festive event allows members of the public to visit the 21 studios at McRae, Central Florida's largest artist collective, talk to artists and purchase original...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:24 PM
Orlando Museum of Art this week has been installing a sculpture so big motorists will see it from Mills Avenue.
"Quark," which stands 70 feet tall, was erected in Orlando's Loch Haven Park outside the museum. The 41,539-pound work is 36 feet long and...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 9:31 AM
The new year brings with it much anticipation as big events crowd the Central Florida arts scene.
The biggest news will be the opening of the long-awaited downtown Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in late fall.
| Jan 20, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Even as Orlando Museum of Art celebrates its 90th anniversary with an exhibition of centuries-old paintings, director Glen Gentele has an eye on the future.
"I want this museum to be resonant in the community, in the state, in the Southeast region,"...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 3:59 PM
The European paintings adorning the walls of Orlando Museum of Art have been a long time coming.
A really long time.
"I don't think anyone remembers the last European show," says Jan Clanton, associate curator of adult programs.
To be fair, the...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 3:34 PM
WHAT: This is the last week to check out "1.5 x 3.5," an animated work by Joelle Dietrick and Owen Mundy, produced for the Orlando Museum of Art's New Work Gallery. The title, "1.5 x 3.5," is the actual measurement of a common 2-by-4 board. Ubiquitous...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 3:32 PM
WHAT: This weekend marks the last chance to see Roberto Bocci's theme-park inspired exhibition at the Orlando Museum of Art. Bocci, an Italian photographer and multimedia artist, used photos he took on a trip to Walt Disney World to ponder the...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:35 PM
WHAT: Orlando Museum of Art's exhibition highlighting the treasures of Central Floridians' personal collections comes to a close this weekend. "A Passion for Collecting: Art and Decorative Works from Central Florida Collections" gives visitors a look at...
| 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 30, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Orlando Museum of Art will pay a visit to the paranormal during its monthly 1st Thursday social event this October, titled "Ghostly Encounters."
Organizers of the 1st Thursday series, have a message to those brave enough to attend: "To those who have...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:41 AM
Two dozen arts and cultural organizations received cultural tourism grants from Orange County this week. In total, $1,870,171 was given out by the Orange County Arts & Cultural Affairs office.
The money is geared toward programs and projects that will...