| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 3:41 PM
Arts groups across Central Florida are scrambling to plug budget gaps after United Arts pushed back an annual funding allocation from July to January.
Three of Orlando's best-known organizations — Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando Philharmonic...
| 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...