Volusia Art Notes, April 22, 2022 | Arts & Entertainment

Art League of Daytona Beach

The Florida Women’s Arts Association presents “Collective Wisdom” Sunday, April 24, to Sunday, May 29, at 433 S. Palmetto Ave., Daytona Beach.

An opening reception will be from 1 to 4 p.m. April 24.

For more information, visit flwaa.com.

The annual judged Figuratively Speaking exhibit is now open to all Florida artists in all media with up to three pieces of art each.

Art delivery date 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 31, at the league. Registration fee for each piece is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. There are numerous cash awards, including $500 for best in show.

Opening reception will be 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 5, and exhibit will continue to July 3.

For more information visit artleague.org.

Museum of Arts & Sciences

The Museum of Arts & Sciences offers events and exhibits at 352 S. Nova Road, Daytona Beach.

The museum is hosting the Congressional Art Competition, a nationwide high school arts competition sponsored each spring by members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Also known as the Artistic Discovery Contest, it is an opportunity to recognize and encourage artistic talent. The exhibit will be on display to April 24.

A special presentation of BBC’s Planet Earth II and Blue Planet II will be at 2 p.m. Friday, April 22, in the planetarium to mark the 52nd anniversary of Earth Day. Popcorn and snacks will be available to buy. The event is free for members or with paid museum admission. Seating is limited and available on a first come, first served basis for each show.

A River Runs Through It: Hudson River School and Other Landscapes from the Collection will be on display Saturday, April 23, to July 31. The exhibit features 19th and early 20th century scenes of waterways from around the country.

“Ladies First: The Art of Carlos Luna” will be on display until April 24.

Diamond, Sapphire, Ruby and Emerald: Clear and Colored Glass Traditions in the Collection will be on display to April 24.

Child’s Play: Historical Toys and Games from the Collection will be on display Saturday, April 30 until Sunday, Aug. 28. MOAS has many unique and whimsical toys and games from centuries past in its collection.

Beyond the Plate: Murals and Other Ceramics from the Kendall Art Center will be on display from Saturday, April 30, to Sunday, Aug. 28. A selection of ceramic murals and other works by some of Miami’s best known Cuban artists.

Florida Women’s Arts Association exhibit, “Color of Rain,” will be on display to May 22. For more information, visit flwaa.com.

The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information or to register for classes or events, call (386) 255-0285 or visit moas.org.

OMAM Pop-Up at the PAC

The Ormond Memorial Art Museum and Gardens has a pop-up art window exhibit by artist Weldon Ryan on display until Monday, April 25, at 9 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach.

His painting introduces the phenomenon of the West Indian Carnival and its people.

For more information, call (386) 676-3379 or visit ormondartmuseum.org.

Ormond Memorial Art Museum & Garden

The Ormond Memorial Art Museum & Garden has classes and workshops at 78 E. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach.

A Spirit Art Doll Workshop with Normajean Brevik will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 27. All supplies will be provided. Students responsible for small scissors for cutting threads and fabric, beading mat or small cloth or hand towel to place beads on, and sewing and embroidery needles. The cost is $85 for members and $94 for non-members.

Exploring Grisaille with Colored Pencil: Butterfly Workshop will meet from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 29. Register online at ormondartmuseum.org. The cost is $40 for museum members and $44 for non-members. For information, email Kristin Heron at [email protected]

Southeast Museum of Photography

Southeast Museum of Photography will exhibit “Into The Universe of Collected Images” until June 4 at 1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach.

The exhibit highlights significant photographs and objects from the museum’s collection, and conceived as part of a renewed research interest in SMP as a teaching museum.

Gallery hours are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday and noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday. For information, call (386) 506-3894 or visit southeastmuseumofphotography.org/.

ArtHaus classes

ArtHaus offers several classes at 3840 Ridgewood Ave., Port Orange.

Adventures in Art is an after school class for ages 5 and older. The class meets 3:30 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays. The cost is $20 per class, which includes all supplies.

The Art of Drawing Anime & Manga for ages 8 and older will meet for 4:45-5:45 p.m. Thursdays. The cost is $15 per class.

Arts After School classes are taught by retired Volusia County Art Educators.

Acrylic Painting Class for ages 18 and older will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturdays. The classes are taught by professional artists Aaron Shelton and Savannah Zanosky. These are two-class sessions and supplies are included. Each class is $60 and includes a professionally hand-stretched canvas.

For more information or to register, call (386) 767-0076 or visit arthaus.org.

Artists Workshop

Artists Workshop Inc. of New Smyrna Beach offers adult classes and workshops throughout the year at the studios in Marine Discovery Center, 540 Barracuda Blvd.

Studio hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday.

The 2022 New Smyrna Beach High School Art Show exhibit will be from 1 to 5 p.m. April 25-30.

A Painterly Approach to Painting with Kathleen Denis will be Friday, May 6, and Saturday, May 7.

For more information or to register for classes, email [email protected], call (386) 424-9254 or visit artistsworkshopinc.com.

Hub on Canal

The Hub on Canal has workshops and classes at 132 Canal St., New Smyrna Beach.

The April Exhibit in The Founders Gallery is “Enzology – Living Healthier, Happier & Longer” by Dr. Enzo Trapani. The exhibit closes May 1.

Play with Resin with Becki Shiles will meet from 9:30 to 11:30 p.m. Monday, April 25. The fee is $45 per one-day class (supplies included). Due to curing time, students will pick up their pieces the next day.

Painting Foundations with Mary Gerlach meets from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each Tuesday. The fee is $20 per class (bring your own supplies). For information or to register, call (386) 846-3104.

Jewelry Making and Design with Debbie Moser will meet from 4 to 5:45 p.m. Fridays. The cost is $20 per class (materials and basic tools provided). To register or for information, email [email protected]

Group Ukulele with Sally Mackay meets multiple times during the week. The cost is $20 per class. For more information or to register, call (386) 235-4140.

Elevate your Drawing Skills with Bob Stinziano will meet from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. each Monday. All skill levels welcome. The fee is $20 per class. Limited enrollment of 12. For more information or to register, contact Mr. Stinziano at (386) 944-9249 or [email protected]

French language classes with Yveline Del Villar are offered multiple times during the week. The fee is $20 per class. To register or for information, email [email protected] or call (407) 760-7355.

Benvenuto in Italia! with Joanne Kehrli will meet Tuesdays with beginners 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. and intermediate 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. The fee is $96 for eight-week beginner class. Required book: “Italian in 10 Minutes a Day” by Kristine Kershul. All editions are acceptable. For more information or to register contact Ms. Kehrli at (703) 727-7897 or [email protected]

Harmonica with Farley Palmer will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. second Thursday of each month. Open to students of all levels. The fee is $10 per class.

Volunteers are needed for the reception desk, special events, outreach programs, promotional events, building maintenance and most all areas of operations.

Tickets are on sale for Razzle Dazzle, A New Smyrna Beach Student Fashion Show, which will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, May 15, at the Brannon Center, 105 S. Riverside Drive, New Smyrna Beach. General admission is $35; VIP admission is $100. Tickets are only at hubsignatureevents.org/razzle-dazzle. To sponsor, contact Richard England, president, at (781) 883-8987 or [email protected]

A 10-week course in Creative Prose Writing will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m on Wednesdays from May 4 to July 6. The class will be led by Gary Broughman, publisher for CHB Media. The fee is $95 and limited to 12. To register call (386) 957-4761, or visit chbbooks.com/writingclass/.

For more information, visit thehuboncanal.org or call (386) 957-3924.

Jane’s Art Center

April’s exhibit in the Featured Artist Gallery will be “Out of the Kiln,” by Tim Ludwig, Andres Montenegro and Mike Nelson at Jane’s Art Center, 199 Downey St., New Smyrna Beach.

The exhibit will be on display through April 25. The exhibit and demonstration are free and open to the public. The center also has clay workshops and classes.

Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday to Saturday. For information, call (386) 402-8673 or visit janesartcenter.com.

Artist talk

An artist talk by Weldon Ryan, presented by the DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts and The Museum of Art- DeLand, will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 28, at 600 N. Woodland Blvd.

The talk, which is part of the Black Art, Artists and History Speaker Series, will begin at 5:30 p.m. Mr. Ryan is a contemporary realism painter. His talk is titled “Art of Carnival.”

Reservations are requested. For more information, call (386) 734-4371.

Gift-Making workshop

The Museum of Art-DeLand will host a Mother’s Day gift-making workshop from 10:30 a.m. to noon at 600 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand.

This is a pre-Mother’s Day gift-making kids’ origami workshop for children aged second grade and older. Origami artist Maureen Miller-Calamo will lead the class. The cost is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. All materials will be supplied.

Pre-registration is required. Last day to register is April 22. To register call (386) 734-4371.

Gateway Center for the Arts

Gateway Center for the Arts will host pottery classes for adults from noon to 2 p.m. each Wednesday at 880 N. U.S. 17/92, DeBary.

Classes are for beginner and intermediate students. Each session is $50. Masks are required and class sizes are limited.

Open Studio is at 10 a.m. each Tuesday.

Singphony for children age 7 to 12 will meet at 3:45 p.m. Wednesdays. The cost is $40 per month.

A two session mosaic workshop with Vera Rekstad will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 23. Fee is $65 for members, $75 for non-members plus $10 material fee.

Improv comedy show will be 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 23. Tickets are $12.

For more information or a reservation, call (386) 668-5553 or visit gatewaycenterforthearts.org.

Museum of Art-DeLand

“Where We Find Ourselves, The Photographs of Hugh Mangum, 1897-1922,” will be on display until June 12 at 100 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand.

Mr. Mangum was an itinerant self-taught photographer from Durham, N.C., from the early 1890s until his death in 1922 during the influenza pandemic.

The Fall Festival of the Arts and Museum of Art-DeLand will present an exhibit of 48 works by 26 outsider artists through May 8, at 600 N. Woodland Blvd.

Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $10 and free to children younger than 12 and all Volusia County and Stetson students.

For a reservation, call (386) 734-4371. For more information, visit moartdeland.org.

Hand Art Center

Stetson University Hand Art Center will host the Creative Arts Senior Exhibit 2022 until May 7 at 139 E. Michigan Ave. in DeLand.

All events and exhibits at the center are free and open to the public. Masks and social distancing are required.

The center is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (386) 822-7270 or visit handartcenter.org.


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