| Jul 1, 2013
| 3:10 PM
WHAT: Bank of America's Museums on Us will offer free weekend access to Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders in Orlando and announce the launch of the program's brand new mobile site (http://museums.bankofamerica.com), giving customers access...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 12:09 PM
The 17 organizations designated as cultural partners on the pledge form for United Arts' Campaign for the Arts mostly beat their goals in the annual spring fund drive. These partner organizations determine their individual goals and then report them to...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Schools are closing for the holiday break, offering a great opportunity to introduce kids to art.
Many of Central Florida's museums and arts centers will be open during the holidays. Some admissions are free, and others are inexpensive — almost...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 8:50 AM
In spite of some of the toughest fundraising years on record, our local arts institutions have managed to give us some great exhibits and activities for adults and families. You only have a few more days to increase their 2012 annual funding reports,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 7:10 AM
The holidays are just around the corner and you haven't found that one-of-a-kind gift for those special people in your life or taken the kids to an event with Santa. Not to worry. Art can fix almost anything, and I have some remedies for you....
| May 4, 2013
| 9:02 PM
United Arts of Central Florida's annual public-fundraising campaign had its strongest result in five years, officials said, beating its 2013 goal by almost $390,000.
Individuals donated $1.96 million to the three-month fund drive that supports more than...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Get ready, art-aholics, it's almost time for downtown Orlando's monthly 3rd Thursday Gallery Hop (March 21, 6-9 p.m.). Explore the old Church Street Exchange, at the corner of Pine Street and Garland Avenue, where several art venues have set up shop....
| Feb 27, 2013
| 3:56 PM
It started as a fleeting thought brought on by cooler temperatures and sunny skies.
"It's interesting how all these museums are so close together," I muse aloud, flipping through a Calendar section.
My editor's head swivels toward me. Her eyes light...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 3:45 PM
United Arts of Central Florida will give representatives of local arts groups a chance to ask questions about changes in their funding at a meeting on Tuesday.
Arts leaders have expressed concerns since United Arts decided to implement a payment...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 12:54 PM
United Arts of Central Florida is more than halfway to its $1.57 million collaborative fundraising campaign goal, the organization will announce today.
"Thanks to the generosity of so many, we're more than three weeks ahead of schedule," said Scott...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 4:13 PM
United Arts leaders have adopted a suggestion by arts-group executives to ease the financial stress caused by a six-month delay in grant funding.
In mid-November, United Arts told groups such as Orlando Museum of Art and Orlando Shakespeare Theatre that...