Fall Guide 2012
Fall Guide 2012: Visual Arts
Published: September 26, 2012
Through March 1
Art on the Green Large-scale sculptures by eight artists are displayed in Central Park and on the lawn of City Hall; through March 1, 2013. Downtown Winter Park, Park Avenue, Winter Park; free, during park hours; cityofwinterpark.org.
Tilted Tectonics Marc Barrett's paintings of downtown office buildings feature vertigo-inducing low-angle linear perspective; through Sept. 29. 10 am-5 pm Wednesday-Friday, 11 am-3 pm Saturday; Arts on Douglas, 123 Douglas St., New Smyrna Beach; free; 386-428-1133; artsondouglas.net.
Sept. 29-Dec. 31
Peanuts … Naturally Interactive traveling exhibit from the Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center based on the "Peanuts" comic strip; through Dec. 31. 10 am-5 pm Monday-Saturday, noon-5 pm Sunday; Orange County Regional History Center, 65 E. Central Blvd.; $9; 407-836-8500; thehistorycenter.org.
Oct. 2-April 14
Life in the Fast Lane: The Art of David DeLong Vroom. Original oil paintings, pen-and-ink drawings and etchings from the photorealist artist depict the culture of motorcycle racing; through April 14, 2013. 10 am-4 pm Tuesday-Saturday, 1-4 pm Sunday; Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens, 633 Osceola Ave., Winter Park; $5; 407-647-6294; polasek.org.
Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination Hands-on exhibit features costumes and props from the films, video interviews with the filmmakers and two Engineering Design Labs. 10 am-5 pm Saturday; Orlando Science Center, 777 E. Princeton St.; $27; 407-514-2000; osc.org.
Oct. 23-Jan. 6
Vignette: New Acquisitions Informal installation features Blue Magnolia pottery, an oil painting by James Henry Beard, a Tiffany & Co. gold wristwatch and blown-glass vases from Arthur J. Nash; through Jan. 6, 2013. 9:30 am-4 pm Tuesday-Saturday, 1-4 pm Sunday; Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, 445 N. Park Ave., Winter Park; $5; 407-645-5311; morsemuseum.org.
Nov. 16-March 17
The Big Dog Show Outdoor exhibit of 20 sculptures by Dale Rogers; through March 17, 2013. 10:30 am-4:30 pm Tuesday-Saturday, noon-4:30 pm Sunday; Mennello Museum of American Art, 900 E. Princeton St.; $4; 407-246-4278; mennellomuseum.org.
Nov. 23-Jan. 13
Holidays at the Waterhouse The Maitland museum, formerly a private residence, transforms into a holiday-themed wonderland with spirited decor and activities; through Jan. 13, 2013. Noon-4 pm Thursday-Sunday; Waterhouse Residence & Carpentry Shop Museum, 820 Lake Lily Drive, Maitland; $3; 407-629-1532; artandhistory.org.