Mills 50 launched their first Kickstarter campaign to fund their Urban Art Museum. The idea is to crowdsource funding for various art installations in the district. For the first installation they are looking to raise $4,400. Supporters at the...
While this location is on the sidewalk and not in the grass where the original plan was. We are guessing that the sculpture might have moved locations. Mayor Buddy Dyer told the Rotary Club of College Park that the first...
Members of the Nils M. Schweizer Fellows, Central Florida Modern created a Next Round campaign (Website | Facebook) to save the honeycomb part of "round building" downtown. The organization is raising money to save the Brise Soleil and turn them into...
Image Source: Google Street View The Orlando Philharmonic announced today that they closed on the purchasing of The Plaza Live building at 425 N. Bumby Ave in the Colonial Town Center. The Phil purchased the building and the Plaza Live business...
Photo credit: Snap! Orlando Facebook Page Snap! (Facebook | Website) the four day photography event will get a permanent location this fall in the Cameo Theater at 1013 E Colonial Dr. (btwn. N Thornton Ave. & Hyer Ave.) in the Mills...
We mentioned at the end of July that some folks in Mills 50 district were raising money for the installation of a public art piece. With less than 10 days left in the Kickstarter fundraising campaign, the project passed it's...
A  "Happy Holidays, Happy New Year" sign on top of the old OUC building on Lake Ivanhoe was a landmark during the holiday season for a number of years. City of Orlando Commissioner Robert Stuart helped to secure funding to...
Photo Courtesy of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
Mold in the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center at Lake Ivanhoe located at 1111 North Orange Ave. (btwn. Magnolia Ave. & Highland Ave.) which was once an OUC plant is forcing the arts groups that use the building to leave. The...
The first See Art Orlando sculpture is now visible in downtown Orlando. Workers installed the sculpture inside heritage square over the weekend. The sculpture across from the History Center is by artist Deedee Morrison is called "Global Convergence." Here's what it looks...
The College Park Partnership (Website | Facebook) turned the dumpster on Smith St. between Gallery on the Edge and Truffles and Trifles (across from Downtown CREDO) into a piece of art . The design committee of the College Park Partnership...
The College Park Partnership design committee installed a new bike corral in Albert Park on Vassar St just of Edgewater Drive . We've been watching them work on the bike rack that was built by College Park Partnership member and...
Local artist Jake Harmeling put the finishing touches on his sculpture late last week. His sculpture titled "Cedar of Lebanon" is the second of eight sculptures being installed downtown as part of See Art Orlando. The three-story high sculpture is...
The Orlando Ballet began rehearsals yesterday at the Church Street Exchange building. The Central Florida Community Arts and  The Florida Symphony Youth Orchestra are working to find permanent homes. The three arts groups were forced to move after mold was discovered...
The Arts and Cultural Alliance  will become the new marketing division of United Arts of Central Florida according to an announcement today from the two arts groups. According to the press release United Art's new marketing division will handle RedChairProject.org,...
"Take Flight," the third of the eight See Art Orlando sculptures, can now been seen at Lake Eola Park. The third sculpture is by Kentucky based Artist Douwe Blumberg . The sculpture sits mostly on Lake Eola and is a flock of...
As we get closer to the November 18 event that will officially unveil the eight See Art Orlando sculptures, we are getting to see more and more of the installations. The fourth installation is located at the Signature Plaza on...
The fifth See Art Orlando is making quite an impression at Lake Eola Park. The newest installation is located on Central Blvd across from the Waverley . The metal statue stand 25 feet tall and looks to be in the shape...
The sixth See Art Orlando is installed Lake Eola Park. The newest installation is located on Robinson St and Eola Drive across from Panera . The statue stand 25 feet tall and is a wind-driven kinetic stainless steel/aluminum sculpture. Multiple "wings" move in unpredictable...
Tonight, you bring the Lake Eola fountain to life. Using 12 touch sensitive triggers in Washington Plaza just south of the amphitheater, you can interact with the Orlando icon. When you touch the pads, sound and lighting cues are...
A private group helped to raise money to restore the Tower of Light sculpture that sits outside City Hall in City Hall Plaza. The sculpture will be re-lit at a ceremony on November 12. The Tower of Light sculpture was...
  Ivanhoe Village is the latest Orlando Main Street to turn their utility boxes into art. Ivanhoe Village is doing their utility box art project a little different in that all of the boxes will be painted by local artist Andrew...
The seventh See Art Orlando sculptured installed Lake Eola Park. The newest installation is located on the southeast corner of the park in the area used for the Orlando Farmers Market. . The statue stands about nine feet tall on top of a pedestal...
Artist Meg White worked to place the final of the eight See Art Orlando sculptures at Lake Eola Park today. The sculpture is titled "Discovery Muse" and the Kentucky artists tells Bungalower that she's a Muse "for anybody, anytime, anywhere...
This weekend you residents take advantage of PlayFest as the Orlando Shakespeare Theater. The festival give patrons an opportunity to try out new plays for $5. The actors will do readings of new works and you get an opportunity to interact...