ARTS & CULTURE
Arts & Culture
Take a free, guided, moonlight walking tour through the historic Greenwood Cemetery in downtown Orlando. Visit cityoforlando. net/greenwood for information.
The same spirit of creativity that helped develop Orlando’s famed theme parks and attractions has also produced a thriving arts and culture scene, as well as the most local artists per capita in the country. In a city known for state-of-the-art entertainment, Orlando mixes the traditional with the avant-garde.
A must-see, the Orlando Museum of Art (OMA) features traveling exhibitions and permanent collections of vintage and contemporary American art. view the museum’s extensive works, including Ansel Adams images and Andy Warhol prints, while also exploring the sizable African art collection that is part of a permanent exhibit. Don’t miss OMA’s 1st Thursdays party that celebrates the local visual arts and music scenes to an appreciative crowd of 20-, 30and 40-somethings mixing and mingling.
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Orlando Attendee Guide 2011