| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 8, 2013
United Arts of Central Florida is touting the successes achieved so far with its new Power2Give online fundraising program. Power2Give.org allows arts, science and history groups to request donations for specific projects; fans can browse the projects and...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...