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
Jessica Earley Art Opening The local artist presents a variety of artwork. 8 pm Saturday; The Falcon, 819 E. Washington St.; free; 407-423-3060; thefalconbar.com.
Sabrina Small Opening Reception Collection of works by the artist. 4-7 pm Saturday; Alt_Space Gallery, 123 Douglas St., New Smyrna Beach; free; 386-423-1753; atlanticcenterforthearts.org.
1st Thursdays: The Art + Science of Healing Art party with works depicting how art plays a role in physical, emotional and spiritual wellness. 6-9 pm Thursday; Orlando Museum of Art, 2416 N. Mills Ave.; $10; 407-896-4231; omart.org.
Faculty Exhibit Opening Reception Overview of work by the faculty in the college’s Fine Arts Department. 5-7 pm Thursday; Seminole State College Fine Arts Gallery, 100 Weldon Blvd., Sanford; free; 407-708-2040; seminolestate.edu/arts.
Friends of the Mennello Museum of American Art’s Annual Fashion Show Fundraising fashion show event. 11:30 am-1:30 pm Thursday; Saks Fifth Avenue, The Florida Mall; $125; 407-246-4278; mennellomuseum.com.
Culture Pop: Clothesline Show Art party with displays by local artists, literary readings, food and wine pairings and live music. 7-11 pm Friday; Art & History Museums – Maitland, 231 W. Packwood Ave., Maitland; $5; 407-539-2181; artandhistory.org.
Nov. 8-Nov. 10
Festival of the Masters Open-air art event with artists displaying works in paint, photography, sculpture and jewelry, plus live music and shopping opportunities. Various times Friday-Sunday; Downtown Disney, 1478 E. Buena Vista Drive; free; 407-939-5277; disneyworld.disney.go.com.
Lyonia – A Florida Upland Artist’s Talk and Reception Collection of black-and-white photography of the Lyonia Preserve by Lee Dunkel. 4-6 pm Saturday; Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona State College, Daytona Beach; free; 386-506-4475; smponline.org. Nov. 14
The Rape of Europa Screening of the film about Nazi Germany’s pillaging of Europe’s great works of art during World War II. 7 pm Thursday; Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Rollins College, 1000 Holt Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-646-2526; rollins.edu/cfam.
Nov. 16-Nov. 17
2013 Osceola Fall Art Festival Stroll through downtown Kissimmee and view artworks by more than 100 artists and crafters, plus enjoy live entertainment, boutique shopping and food offerings. 10 am-5 pm Saturday-Sunday; Downtown Kissimmee, Broadway and Monument Avenues, Kissimmee; free; 407-846-7902; ocfta.com/visualarts.html.
Art, Craft & Wine Festival More than 100 artists and crafters showcase original works, plus guests enjoy a wine stroll, food vendors and live entertainment. 10 am-8 pm Saturday, 10 am-5 pm Sunday; Cranes Roost Park, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs; free-$25; 407-571-8863; aacwf.com.