See Art Orlando (Website) is a 501 c3 non-profit organization that funded a series of outdoor public sculptures around the perimeter of Lake Eola. One of those sculptures, The Muse, is getting a face lift. The Muse was created by Indiana-based artist, Meg...
A privately-led Memorial Task Force will begin meeting in the near future, spearheaded by Pulse Nightclub owner, Barbara Poma. The City of Orlando had originally planned to purchase the property to create their own memorial, but Poma decided against selling....
You can’t deny people are awesome. Who doesn’t like sitting down with good friends to ask them interesting, insightful, and funny questions? With that in mind, local photographer Brian Carlson, has introduced an ongoing photo and Q&A series called 11 Questions where...
Bungalower’s Editor in Chief, Brendan O’Connor, in cooperation with journalist-extraordinaire Jon Busdeker, have launched a new series called Bungalower and the Bus, which airs on Real Radio 104.1 every Friday at 9 p.m. Each week Busdeker and O’Connor discuss the...
 Project Runway Season 14 contestant, Merline Labisiere, will headline the 7th Annual In the Artist's Studio fundraiser for the Downtown Arts District, as part of their visiting artist program series. The Hatian-American Miami-based designer is a graduate of the Savannah College of Art...
Townie Tourist (Facebook | Website) is a weekly series of tours, hosted by Orlando native Jenny De Witt. De Witt takes viewers on a walking tour of a different neighborhood each Saturday at 10 a.m. and broadcasts it using...
UCF Librarian, Carrie Moran, is the recent recipient of funding from the Citizen Curator Project (Website) and will be using the funds to curate and display an exhibit at the UCF Art Gallery, based on Pulse. Moran is also the...
Take a tour of the sprawling West Art District (Facebook), which is located on Central Boulevard between Orange Blossom Trail and Westmoreland Drive. The new art space in Parramore held an open house on Sunday, March 5 and Jon Bunsdeker had...
VIDEO VIA CITY OF ORLANDO The City of Orlando's public Pottery Studio (Facebook | Website) was originally established in 1968. The focus of the public program is to provide a safe place for City residents to learn and explore the art...
UPDATE: Scroll down to see a photo of what the installation looks like, unveiled. Photo by Trung Nguyen of Snap! Studio Booth (Website).   "Lake Eola - the 3 flags - what's covered up there?" - Blake Ringholz As the City prepares...
A new Orlando-based website has been launched that takes a close look at the world of LGBTQ video game news. The Gaymer will share all LGBTQ-related news in the video game industry. Stories covered so far include "5 video game daddies...
Creative City Project (Facebook | Website) has changed the name of their annual art event to Immerse.  While the popular October event name will change, the organization behind it will remain under the Creative City Project banner. The upcoming October 21, 2017 event...
The Downtown Orlando Partnership hosted their 2017 Golden Brick Awards on March 7, 2017 at the historic Ballroom at Church Street. This was the 28th year for the annual awards luncheon that recognizes community and development projects that positively impact...
Enzian Theater (Website) will be hosting a screening of A League of Their Own as part of their  free Popcorn Flicks series in Winter Park's Central Park. Guests are encouraged to bring their own blankets and snacks. Events are subject to weather...
The new phase of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, the construction of Steinmetz Hall, is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. Monday, March 6. Steinmetz Hall will be a 1,700 three-tier acoustical hall featuring a moving shell...
PROMO: Orlando Soup (Facebook | Website), the micro-grant dinner where diners vote on a community project to fund as part of their dessert. Diners enjoy a simple supper of soup and salad before listening to four speakers pitching a community action...
Florida Theatrical Association is bringing back their New Musical Discovery Series this fall at the Mezz and the Abbey in South Eola, this fall. The series showcases new musicals written by aspiring playwrights from across the nation. Works are submitted...
ART BY FRANTZ ZEPHIRIN The Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens (Facebook | Website) will be hosting a lecture entitled, "Haitian Culture Through the Lens of Art History" on Tuesday, March 14, at 7 p.m.. The event is part of their current...
The Downtown Development Board is hosting a walking tour to highlight historic points of interest in Downtown Orlando on Thursday, March 2. The 45-minute walking tour will feature multiple guest speakers, including Michael Perkins, Executive Director of the Historical Society...
Kate Gilmore, Blood From a Stone, 2009, single channel video (running time 8:09 minutes). The Orlando Museum of Art (Facebook | Website) has just added three new works of art to their collection. The pieces were created by three separate artists;...
MILLS 50 ART BOX BY LEE VANDERGRIFT, PHOTO BY DANNY GARCIA Vain Nightclub (Facebook | Website) is at the center of an uproar in Mills 50 after photos were posted on the Mills 50 Main Street District Facebook page showing...
The City of Winter Park will hosts the Orlando Philharmonic's Race for Space concert at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 12 in Central Park. The event will feature space-inspired music by John Williams, including scores from E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Star Wars, Star Trek:...
Local artist Nicki Drumb was awarded an Awesome Grant to fund her Art is Moving installation concept. The Awesome Foundation Orlando is a local chapter comprised of ten local philanthropists that each throw $100 into a pot each month, to be awarded...
The City of Orlando is launching a public design competition to overhaul the municipal flag, which was originally designed in 1980. Community members are asked to submit their idea for a new design by Wednesday, March 22. Key things to keep...
The Mennello Museum of American Art is asking the public for feedback before conducting a five-year strategic plan. Executive Director, Shannon Fitzgerald, will be using the information gathered to develop a Strategic Vision Plan for the campus, in cooperation...