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Artegon Marketplace Orlando opening promises to bring culture to I-Drive

November 19, 2014
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Festival Bay mall gets much needed injection of culture with new Artegon Marketplace Orlando opening.
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Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts opens its doors

November 6, 2014
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Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts opens its doors

“It’s a great day for Orlando!” speaker after speaker from the podium boomed at the audience of about 500 settled into white folding chairs on the lawn of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, which opened its doors to the public on Thursday, Nov. 6, during a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The ribbon-cutting, it...
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Dawn Schreiner’s ‘10.10.14’ promises to be a stunner

October 8, 2014
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Dawn Schreiner’s ‘10.10.14’ promises to be a stunner

7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10 | The Orange Studio, 1121 N. Mills Ave.  |  dawnschreiner.com | Free Folk artist and queen of Pinterest Dawn Schreiner is everywhere these days. She’s been hanging her gorgeous illustrations at venues all over town for the past few months, but today marks a different kind of installation for this Orlando artist, something...
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Second annual Trash2Trends fashion show looking for designers

October 2, 2014
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Second annual Trash2Trends fashion show looking for designers

The City of Orlando is looking for local artists and fashion designers to participate in the second annual Trash2Trends fashion event.
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Worth the Drive, The Gist edition: Dave Hickey tonight at USF

October 2, 2014
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Worth the Drive, The Gist edition: Dave Hickey tonight at USF

It's a bit of a drive, but if you can get away, art-world provocateur Dave Hickey's lecture tonight in Tampa is sure to be epic.
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We give WUCF Artisodes two thumbs up

September 16, 2014
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We give WUCF Artisodes two thumbs up

Artisodes is a collaborative effort between PBS and WUCF to preach the gospel of local arts and culture to those who will listen ... or click.
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New Spearbox hits Ivanhoe Village

July 8, 2014
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New Spearbox hits Ivanhoe Village

The second utility box to be painted in Ivanhoe Village, on the busy corner of Orange and Virginia, is getting all gussied up this week by local artist Andrew Spear. The subjects of the painting, two pretty vintage lassies coyly looking over their shoulders at the viewer, were inspired by the local history of...
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Sex abuse ads featuring Disney Princesses cause controversy for the wrong reasons

June 30, 2014
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Sex abuse ads featuring Disney Princesses cause controversy for the wrong reasons

Artist-activist Saint Hoax creates a bit of a controversy by releasing an internet ad campaign aimed at minors who are victims of sex abuse in their own home.
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50 Shades of Pink pays homage to the naughty bits (images NSFW)

May 2, 2014
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50 Shades of Pink pays homage to the naughty bits (images NSFW)

In this week's issue we feature 50 Shades of Pink as a Selection, but after I'd already filed my copy, painter and show organizer Morgan Wilson got back to me with some thoughts about the show. 50 Shades, "a tribute to all things that flush with desire," opens at The Falcon, 819 E. Washington...
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