| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The premiere of the documentary Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World will be held Thursday, April 25, from 6 p.m-9 p.m. at the Orlando Museum of Art. Tickets are $25. For a trailer of the film and information on purchasing a ticket, click here: ...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 4:08 AM
It's the first full weekend of the month on Saturday and Sunday, which means you can visit nine South Florida museums for free with an ID and a Bank of America credit or debit card.
Get in free at more than 150 U.S. venues with BOA's Museum on Us...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:06 PM
Can Mad Cow Theatre jolt new life into Church Street?
Faced with uncertainty over an Orlando Magic team without superstar Dwight Howard and the heady days of the Amway Center's opening just a memory, city officials and nearby restaurateurs hope so....
| Oct 19, 2012
| 3:12 PM
After 42 years with the Orlando Museum of Art, executive director Marena Grant Morrisey will retire at year's end. She has been executive director of the Loch Haven Park institution since 1977.
"She brought it from a community level to a major-class...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 3:49 PM
The Snap! Orlando photography festival hits full steam on May 10, but there are a couple of warm-up events this week.
On Thursday, May 3, the Urban Wild Homegrown Show will open as part of the 1st Thursdays events at the Orlando Museum of Art. Photos...
| Jun 3, 2012
At the Orlando Museum of Art through mid-July, you can take a visual trip through Florida's history with some of America's finest artists as your guides.
The exhibition titled "Reflections: Paintings of Florida, 1865-1965, from the Collection of Cici and...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 2:54 PM
It's entirely possible that one of the august and influential guest curators for "Public Property," the summer exhibit opening Sunday at the Walters Art Museum, was none other than your plumber. Ditto for your postal carrier and your daughter's softball...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 6:18 AM
We have fine museums, art schools, annual outdoor festivals and other arts institutions. But as with any world-class arts town, the spirit of a place starts with its people. By attending any of our regular happenings, you can help create that great art-...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 10:07 AM
To stand in the main gallery at Orlando Museum of Art is to be surrounded by greatness.
Playwright Edward Albee, of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf" fame, looks out from one wall; artist Robert Rauschenberg from another. There's "Tales of the South...
| 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...