Orlando Weekly Fall Guide
VISUAL ARTS: Museums and galleries alike bloom in the fall with new exhibitions and related programming including films, lectures and art walks
Published: September 25, 2013
Sept. 27, Oct. 25, Nov. 22
Sanford Art Walk Stroll down First Street for local artist displays at area galleries, live music, shopping and dining opportunities. 6-9 pm Friday; downtown Sanford, East First Street and South Park Avenue, Sanford; free; sanfordartwalk.com.
Casselberry Latin Jazz & Art Festival Outdoor event with Latin dance presentations, art shows, food vendors and live music by Ed Calle, Lao Tizer and Chieli Minucci. 4-9 pm Saturday; Lake Concord Park, 127 Quail Pond Circle, Casselberry; free; 407-262-7700; casselberry.org.
Evening in the Grove: An Orange, White & Green Gala With silent and live auctions, a tribute dinner and live entertainment to benefit Art & History Museums – Maitland. 6 pm Saturday; Sheraton Orlando North Hotel, 600 N. Lake Destiny Drive, Maitland; $75; 407-539-2181; artandhistory.org.
Ninth Annual Museum Day Live Enjoy free admission to the museum as part of Smithsonian Magazine’s annual event, plus watch a life-casting demo by Amy Wieck and other art activities. 10 am-4 pm Saturday; Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens, 633 Osceola Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-647-6294; polasek.org.
The Photography of Marcus Adkins Fine art shots by the photographer. 8 pm Saturday; The Falcon, 819 E. Washington St.; free; 407-423-3060; thefalconbar.com.
Sept. 28, Oct. 26
Art Walk on Flagler Meander along the main New Smyrna strip and view artworks by local artists. 10 am-7 pm Saturday; Flagler Avenue, New Smyrna Beach; free; 386-428-1770; nsbwaterfrontloop.com.
Sept. 29, Oct. 6
Paper Marbling Workshop Two-day workshop in the ancient paint or ink technique with Dan Tilstra. 10 am-1 pm Sunday; Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens, 633 Osceola Ave., Winter Park; $110; 407-647-6294; polasek.org.
Collectors, Curators, Ideas: Creating a Collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art “Dialogues With Collectors” event featuring Dr. Helen Evans. 7 pm Tuesday; Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Rollins College, 1000 Holt Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-646-2526; rollins.edu/cfam.
1st Thursdays: Ghostly Encounters Art party with works by local artists, live music, food and more. 6-9 pm Thursday; Orlando Museum of Art, 2416 N. Mills Ave.; $10; 407-896-4231; omart.org.
RAW: Natural Born Artists Presents Encompass Monthly art party showcasing local visual artists, filmmakers, fashion designers, makeup artists and musicians. 8 pm Thursday; The Abbey, 100 S. Eola Drive; $10-$15; 407-704-6261; rawartists.org/orlando/encompass.
Ladies’ Art Lounge: Nature Printing Grab your girlfriends, enjoy some wine and partake in an art class led by Teresa Lachowicz-Chin. 5:30-7:30 pm Friday; Art & History Museums – Maitland, 231 W. Packwood Ave., Maitland; $25; 407-539-2181; artandhistory.org.