Time: July 16, 2009 from 6pm to 9pm
Location: Central Business District
Street: 29 South Orange Avenue
City/Town: Orlando, Florida
Website or Map: http://www.orlandoslice.com
Phone: (407) 648-7060
Event Type: art, district, social, gallery, hop
Organized By: Slice Administrator
Latest Activity: Jul 16, 2009
Join us for the Art District's monthly social event, the 3rd Thursday's Gallery Hop. Celebrate art and partake in an evening of sights, sounds, food, shopping, and cosmopolitan fun. Though many shops are open earlier, the Gallery Hop officially starts at 6:00 p.m. and runs to 9:00 p.m. with restaurants and bars staying open considerably later.
Interested in going from one District to the next? O-Cartz can take you and your group to the next stop on the Hop! Visit www.ocartz.com or call (321) 663-0678 to learn more!
The 2008/2009 Gallery Hop is made possible with the generous support of Kinene/Quigley.
TIP FOR THURSDAY... Park at the Plaza Parking Garage, start at CityArts Factory (the Hub of the Hop), grab a map and see the other hotspots and art openings downtown tonight! And, before you head out for the evening, be sure to grab a bite to eat and a glass of wine at Urban Flats!
For the cinemaphile, we’re offering FREE ADMISSION to see The Brother’s Bloom starring Academy Award winners Adrien Brody, Rachel Weisz, and Mark Ruffalo at the Plaza Cinema Café! Visit www.PlazaCinemaCafe.com for a synopsis and showtimes. You’ll need an admission voucher to get your free admission, so be sure to print out a voucher from the homepage. It’s listed under events, called “CINEMA ART”. YOUR COMPLIMENTARY ADMISSION INCLUDES THREE HOURS OF FREE PARKING AT THE PLAZA PARKING GARAGE.
WHAT'S HOT @ CITYARTS FACTORY? LEVEL 1...
This month the Kiene-Quigley Community Gallery will feature the artwork of the notorious Mel’s Bad Girls Club as they present Sensory Overload 3 – a multi-media art show benefiting New Hope for Kids.
POUND Gallery is hosting the gorgeous photography of Teran Buckner. His stunning images of Italy are sure to capture your attention! Consuelo Bellini will also be on hand with her stunning jewelry collection - DiscolaNYC!
The Art District Showcase Gallery will be showcasing the works of Terry Hummell, an imaginative painter who is driven by an incredible passion for self-expression through art. His works are often noted for their unique color palette, technique, and psycho-social commentary. http://site.terryhummelart.com/Home.html
NV Gallery serves up the best of Curt Littlecott and Stephanie Rounds unobtrusive style of people photography.
The Orlando Magic Classroom is hosting “A Collaboration of Digital Art and Photography”, featuring local artists: Michael Chatman, Rusty Wahl, Rich Franco, Jerry Paterson, John F. Medeiros.
Don't forget Roho Art & Coffee will be showcasing the Hispanic artwork of Samuel Santiago. You’ll not only enjoy the art, but can sip on some coffee or taste some Cuban cuisine from Chef Tracy Jenkins. It’s delicious!!!
LEVEL 2 . . .
Eola Capital Loft is showcasing photography show ISO featuring Dave Hoffman, Isabelle Ribeiro, Brian Tighe, and Teran Buckner.
VISIT THE NEW GLIMPSE GALLERY GRAND OPENING: Learn about new performances, museum exhibitions, comedy acts, and other arts and cultural happenings by visiting the brand new Downtown Information Center Glimpse Gallery.
The Orange County Library System is the first of six nonprofit organizations on display in the gallery, featuring three promotional towers. Each tower highlights resources and events taking place at the library including: the weekly Music in the Library program series, the bi-monthly Art After Hours events, cell phone guided tours of the downtown library, free computer classes and more. The library display will be up through the end of August. Check it out!
AND, there's a ton of new openings downtown tonight. Visit the events section on the toolbar of OrlandoSlice.com and see all of the participating galleries this month!