| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Here's a new way to help the Central Florida arts community — help yourself when buying tickets to Orlando's touring Broadway shows.
United Arts of Central Florida, in the midst of its annual Campaign for the Arts fundraiser, this week expanded...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 3:00 PM
WHAT: Isabel Manalo's exhibition at the Orlando Museum of Art, "Stitching the Seam," is in its final days. Her work of hand-sewn stitching combines language and images. A Filipino-American multimedia artist, Manalo uses the pre-colonial alphabet of the...
| 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...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:42 AM
Full disclosure: When it comes to art, I may not be the most trenchant critic. Put me in front of a Vermeer or a Warhol and I can thoughtfully nod my head with the best of them. I can even appreciate the detail and the work that went into a painting. What...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Say cheese Orlando, because I know we can do better than Detroit.
Earlier today, about 400 Detroit area residents stood in the cold on the steps of the Detroit Institute of Arts to take a group "selfie".
The photo gathering was part of Detroit Week,...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF welcomes audiences to a pre-show celebration of Charles Dickens' 202nd birthday on Friday, Feb. 7. Prior to the evening's performance of "The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby," Part I, ticket...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 2:52 PM
The Orlando Museum of Art has acquired "Fisherman's Beach, Monhegan" by Rockwell Kent in honor of the museum's 90th anniversary.
The acquisition was funded by the Friends of American Art and formally announced at the annual meeting of that group on...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 1:35 PM
WHAT: Cynthia Brumback, owner of The Monogram Merchant, will be the guest speaker at the 32nd annual Antiques Vintage & Garden Show. The three-day event, presented by the Orlando Museum of Art's Council of 101, begins Friday, Feb. 14.
| Feb 21, 2014
WHAT: Orlando Museum of Art hosts a "What the Dickens" event at its March 1st Thursday gathering. "What the Dickens" is Orlando's yearlong celebration of British author Charles Dickens spearheaded by Terry Olsen of the Orange County Arts & Cultural...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:41 PM
WHAT: Orlando Museum of Art's exhibit of European paintings will receive musical accompaniment this weekend. The Bach Festival Society of Winter Park will perform in conjunction with the museum's "Rembrandt, Rubens, Gainsborough and the Golden Age of...
| 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...