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. 24
New Work by Kevin Abbott Abstract paintings and sculpture works by the New York-based artist. 10 am-6 pm Tuesday-Saturday, noon-5 pm Sunday; Gallery on First, 211 E. First St., Sanford; free; 407-323-2774; galleryonfirst.com.
Oct. 10-Dec. 29
Family Ties: Trace Your Ancestry Interactive exhibition explores the history of Maitland’s founding families. Noon-4:30 pm Thursday-Sunday; Maitland Historical Museum and Telephone Museum, 221 W. Packwood Ave., Maitland; $3; 407-644-1364; artandhistory.org.
Oct. 11-Oct. 18
Demo’d: Art in Teaching: Andrew Downey Works by the Valencia art professor. 8:30 am-4:30 pm Monday-Friday; Anita S. Wooten Gallery, Valencia College East Campus; free; 407-582-2298; valenciacollege.edu.
Oct. 11-Nov. 24
Heavy Metal Collection of abstract mixed-media metal works by Rocky Bridges. 11 am-4 pm Tuesday-Sunday; Maitland Art Center, 231 W. Packwood Ave., Maitland; $3; 407-539-2181; artandhistory.org.
Oct. 11-Dec. 29
Artist-In-Residence One: Josette Urso Oil paintings, watercolors and drawings inspired by Urso’s six weeks as artist-in-residence on the grounds of the Maitland Art Center. 11 am-4 pm Tuesday-Sunday; Maitland Art Center, 231 W. Packwood Ave., Maitland; $3; 407-539-2181; artandhistory.org.
Oct. 18-Feb. 2
Lyonia – A Florida Upland Collection of black-and-white photography of the Lyonia Preserve by Lee Dunkel. 11 am-5 pm Tuesday, Thursday-Friday, 11 am-7 pm Wednesday, 1-5 pm Saturday-Sunday; Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona State College, Daytona Beach; free; 386-506-4475; smponline.org.
Nov. 1-Nov. 23
Progeny: An Interactive Installation By Luke Aaron Clark and Bryce Hammond. 10 am-4 pm Tuesday-Friday, 10 am-2 pm Saturday; Atlantic Center for the Arts, 1414 Art Center Ave., New Smyrna Beach; free; 386-427-6975; atlanticcenterforthearts.org.
Nov. 1-Dec. 20
Selected Fine Art Faculty Exhibition View a collection of artwork selected by faculty members. 8:30 am-4:30 pm Monday-Friday; Anita S. Wooten Gallery, Valencia College East Campus; free; 407-582-2298; valenciacollege.edu.
Nov. 2-Nov. 30
Beau Redmond Paintings by the Southern artist. 10 am-5 pm Tuesday-Friday, 11 am-3 pm Saturday; Arts on Douglas, 123 Douglas St., New Smyrna Beach; free; 386-428-1133; artsondouglas.net.
Nov. 2-Dec. 14
Sabrina Small Collection of works by the artist. 10 am-5 pm Tuesday-Friday, 11 am-3 pm Saturday; Alt_Space Gallery, 123 Douglas St., New Smyrna Beach; free; 386-423-1753; atlanticcenterforthearts.org.
Nov. 5-April 13
The Holy Art of Imperial Russia: Icons from the 17th Century – Early 20th Century Exhibition of sacred images, some jeweled and gold-leafed, on loan from Hollingsworth Fine Art. 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.
Nov. 29-Jan. 5
Ex Libris Artist-in-Action Dawn Rosendahl showcases an altered book sculpture. 11 am-4 pm Tuesday-Sunday; Maitland Art Center, 231 W. Packwood Ave., Maitland; $3; 407-539-2181; artandhistory.org.
Holidays at the Waterhouse The museum is decorated on the theme of ’Twas the Night Before Christmas. Noon-4 pm Thursday-Sunday; Waterhouse Residence & Carpentry Shop Museum, 820 Lake Lily Drive, Maitland; $3; 407-629-1532; artandhistory.org.