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Are you a member of The Arts Circle, or we think you want to be?…


Added by David Wheeler on March 12, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments

Downtown Arts District Wins BIG at Golden Brick Awards!

Art programs nominated by the Downtown Arts District received multiple honors from the Downtown Orlando Partnership (DOP) during its recent 26th Annual Golden Brick Awards. Out of the more than 50 awards presented, three gold and two silver bricks were awarded to Downtown Arts District…


Added by David Wheeler on February 26, 2015 at 12:30am — 4 Comments

The Native American Perception of Winter Park, Fl

Isolation is like a beauty treatment, paring you down to you base elements.

It is a sense deprivation tank where you are forced to look inward, until the realization comes that all the voices you’ve been hearing are your own. Declarations that you’re not worthy or intelligent and you fancy over why you punish yourself.

The babbling children sense your discontent and look up with bright blue questioning eyes. The digital scale says you’ve dropped 40lbs. This should please you,…


Added by Sandra Monday on February 20, 2015 at 12:25pm — No Comments

Thank You!

Dear Slicers,

We asked and you delivered. Your donations to our annual fundraising campaign helped us to exceed our goal again this year. So on behalf of the board of directors, staff and volunteers of the Downtown Arts District, CityArts Factory, Gallery at Avalon Island and the, THANK YOU!


David Wheeler                                                  

Chairman                                      …


Added by David Wheeler on February 5, 2015 at 12:02am — No Comments

Governor Recommends Zero for Arts AND Arts Education in Jeopardy


Added by David Wheeler on January 29, 2015 at 9:30pm — No Comments

There's Still Time to Participate and Do What You Can to Support the Slice and the Arts District

Dear Orlando Slicers,

About this time each year we ask you to show your support and make your donation to our annual fundraising campaign for the Downtown Arts District. Please take a moment to consider how you will contribute to our community again this time around and click the donate button to make it happen.

Now in existence for over 14 years, The Downtown Arts District of Orlando continues to strive to expand its programs and offerings to the community. We…


Added by David Wheeler on December 30, 2014 at 4:30pm — 4 Comments

The Berrios/Myers Project 52

The Berrios/Myers Project 52 Art Exhibition

2 Women…


Added by Heather Zabriskie on December 29, 2014 at 2:55pm — No Comments

The Night Before Steam-Punk

This is a small glimpse of my latest project. The Night Before Steam-Punk , a great poem written by Joanna Jakubcin a.k.a "The Bard of the Black Hammock" and illustrated by me. Offered for sale as a small Chapbook of 8 full color pages. If you are interested in getting a copy, send me an email and I'll answer you as soon as I can with more…


Added by pedro tribizon on December 21, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Art Show

Added by richard barrenechea on December 9, 2014 at 4:05pm — No Comments

City of Orlando Seeks Artist to Create Public Art Piece for Orlando Loch Haven Park Area

Thanks to a generous contribution by the National Endowment for the Arts’  “Our Town” grant and matching funds by Florida Hospital, the City of Orlando is seeking an artist to design and create a public art piece for the Orlando Loch Haven Park area.   The selected work will be displayed on or near the platform of Orlando’s new SunRail stop at Florida Hospital’s Health Village SunRail stop and serve as a gateway to Orlando Loch Haven Park to reflect…


Added by David Wheeler on December 1, 2014 at 11:19pm — No Comments

The Rise of Global Neo-Feudal Fascism

This isn't done more to continue...

So I spent my breastfeeding time this morning battling several nasty internet trolls on the comments feed over the teenager shot in Ferguson. I won't bore you with the details of the story since most of you know it. I just know one thing, police are getting more and more corrupt globally. Look at Mexico where the younger vocal generation is having disappearances forced on them and mass graves for speaking out against the drug gangs…


Added by Sandra Monday on November 26, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Dreams aren't for Losers, but Grandiosity is for Loser Narcissists

Dreams know what my dreams are/ were? To marry someone who is my best friend; accomplished. Have at least 3 children; done, even at my old age. Have a Bachelor's degree and marry someone else with at least a Bachelor degree, who is now getting his Masters; check. And the big one when I was stuck in union park for nine years, to actually own a house in Winter Park. Being a Winter Park resident has been a huge boon for my family and children's…


Added by Sandra Monday on November 24, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Meet the Artist, Katerina Friderici at the Opening Reception of "Everything is Relative"

Join us Friday, November 21st from 6p - 9p for the opening reception of "Everything is Relative," and your chance to meet Miami artist, Katerina Friderici!

Using found objects and discarded materials, projections, optics, LED lights and…


Added by Alya Poplawsky on November 16, 2014 at 1:11pm — No Comments

Women's Conference: 2014 Third Annual One Day Women's Conference


Women Celebrating Women "I Am Extra-Ordinaire".

The 2014 Third Annual One Day Women’s Conference will feature more than 10 presenters, more than 5 sessions a number of networking opportunities and…

Added by Anderson Dovilas on November 8, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

There's Still Time, 24 Hours -- Dia de los Muertos & Monster Factory Needs Your Support

Approximately 24 hours remain to reach our goal supporting this annual event. If 106 people donate $10, we get fully funded as a result of the 50% match from Bank of America.


Added by David Wheeler on November 6, 2014 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Tribute to American Painter Robert Butler-Florida Wildlife & Landscape Artist

A Tribute to an American Painter

Wildlife & Landscape Artist

Robert Butler

SHOWING: September 2014-December 2014






Added by Dorene Butler on November 4, 2014 at 1:48pm — No Comments

Fifth Annual Dia de Los Muertos and Monster Factory Experience

The locally acclaimed legendary Downtown Orlando’s Third Thursday put on a frighteningly festive face for the month of October. In celebration of the Mexican holiday Dia de Los Muertos, roads closed to make room for live music, street vendors, street artists and, of course, throngs of excited guests. Galleries proudly displayed Dia de Los Muertos and monster-themed artwork while the streets teemed with unique, locally crafted pieces for sale made in the true spirit of the holiday.…


Added by Nichole Santana on October 27, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Dorene Butler to Paint on-site

Art Market

Added by Dorene Butler on October 24, 2014 at 1:14pm — No Comments

Robert Butler Videos

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Added by Dorene Butler on October 24, 2014 at 12:47pm — No Comments

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