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Art & History Museums – Maitland

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231 W. Packwood Avenue
Maitland, FL 32751 United States
407.539.2181 www.ArtandHistory.org

March 2018

Indigo Waves

March 1, 2018 - March 31, 2019
Art & History Museums – Maitland, 231 W. Packwood Avenue
Maitland, FL 32751 United States
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Artists: Tory Tepp, Jill Altamore and Kim Reighter Indigo Waves is an interactive public art project that incorporates the growing of plants into an installation designed for the creation of art. Here we follow a process of art making that begins with seeds, sun and water. Once the plants have matured, they can be harvested and processed to make dyes, inks, pigments and fibers. These materials can then be incorporated into the making of many different types of art. In…

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September 2018

Central Florida Yellow Ribbon Project

September 5 - November 30
Art & History Museums – Maitland, 231 W. Packwood Avenue
Maitland, FL 32751 United States

The first fiber bombing for the project is located in the field next to A&H's main campus In conjunction with the A&H's Soldier's Home and Art of Camouflage exhibitions, Victoria Walsh (aka Macramé Momma) will lead “fiber bombing” community-based art installations, titled Central Florida Yellow Ribbon Project. It aims to usher awareness about homeless veterans and their needs. Installations are planned at Lake Lily, Orange County Regional History Center, UCF, Mills50 and more, with the help of volunteers and fiber…

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October 2018

Haunted Tours of Maitland Art Center

October 28 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on October 28, 2018 at 6:30pm

Art & History Museums – Maitland, 231 W. Packwood Avenue
Maitland, FL 32751 United States
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$15

Join us for a paranormal tour of the A&H’s Maitland Art Center campus. Hear ghost stories and be guided around “one of the most haunted spots in Central Florida” (according to the Orlando Weekly). On this tour, you will hear the history and ghost stories of the facility from its staff and students.  The Maitland Art Center, originally named the Research Studio, was built by artist J. André Smith during the final years of his life, from 1937-1959. The high…

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January 2019

Maitland and African American Experiences

January 24, 2019 @ 11:00 am - May 12, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
Art & History Museums – Maitland, 231 W. Packwood Avenue
Maitland, FL 32751 United States
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$6

by J. André Smith From the 19th century to the present Maitland’s African-American experiences are intertwined with neighboring Eatonville.  Those early tales are brought to life through the words of Zora Neale Hurston and the art of Jules André Smith, while living voices and talents bring the stories of today.  Come discover an exhibition so important that it spans two museums – The Maitland Art Center and the Maitland History Museum. Visit the Plan Your Visit page for hours &…

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