Meet origami artist Al Aki and watercolor artist Patricia Steele Radovich. The artists blend the forms of Origami and Chinese watercolor into harmonious and bold art in their exhibit, Harmony of Origami and Chinese Watercolor. Light refreshments will be served. See More
The annual Celebrating the Genius of Women art exhibition features local, national and international artists who have entered artwork for consideration in the annual Women in the Arts Inc. competition. Winners of the competition will be announced at the Women in the Arts Awards on Saturday, March 23, 2 p.m. For more information, visit ocls.info/womeninthearts.
January 1, 2019 at 9am to January 25, 2019 at 6:30pm
Get creative! Show off your work and be entered for a chance to win. Entry forms with complete rules and guidelines will be available January 2 at all Orange County Library System locations or can be printed from teens.ocls.info. Submissions should be turned in at the Orlando Public Library by Friday, January 25. Grades 6–12. Awards will be presented to the top artists at the Youth Art Show held Thursday, February 21, 6:30 p.m. at the Orlando Public Library. All submissions will be on display…See More
October 22, 2018 at 8am to December 1, 2018 at 6pm
Have you completed a project this year using Melrose Center resources? You may be a winner! The submission period for the 5th Annual Melrose Awards is open until December 1. We are accepting entries in four categories: Audio, Photo, Video and Digital Media Design. Projects must be created, at least in part, in the Melrose Center. A $250 cash prize is awarded to each category winner, with a $1,000 going to the grand prize winner. Enter at ocls.info/melroseawards.See More
Earth From Space is 20 poster exhibition that features images and text from the popular museum exhibition of the same name. A collaboration with geographer and curator Andrew Johnston at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum’s (NASM) Center for Earth and Planetary Studies, the traveling exhibit won a 2007 U.S. Geological Survey communications award for science content. The exhibit presents large color reproductions of images captured by high-tech satellites constantly circling the…See More
April showers have brought May flowers! Throughout history, botanists and artists have drawn and painted pictures of plants to help others identify them. The results blended science and aesthetics to create a unique art form. This month learn about the fascinating history of botanical art and create a painting that is both beautiful and accurate. Registration Required. Register online at ocls.info or call 407.835.7323. Ages 15 and up.See More