Volusia Art Notes, May 27, 2022 | Arts & Entertainment

Atlantic Center for the Arts

Atlantic Center for the Arts will host a Nature Sketch Club at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 29, at 1414 Art Center Ave., New Smyrna Beach.

Free and open to everyone.

Artist Bethany Bennett will lead the club through sketch techniques and wellness exercises that will bring participants closer to nature.

For information, email [email protected] or call (386) 423-1753.

Artists Workshop

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

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

A new exhibit “Sunflowers – Supporting Ukraine Through Art,” will be on display until June 29 at 115 Canal St. All proceeds from exhibit sales will be donated to UNICEF to help displaced Ukrainian children. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

For more information, 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.

May exhibit in The Founders Gallery is “Emerging: A Mix of Local & Promising Talent” by Daytona State College Studio Arts Students. The exhibit will be on display to May 29.

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 be 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.

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

Jane’s Art Center

Jane’s Art Center in New Smyrna Beach offers adult and children’s clay classes and workshops throughout the year in the ceramic studio at 199 Downing St.

A new exhibit by Artist Peggy Banks, “If Art Could Sing,” will be on display in May.

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

Art League of Daytona Beach

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

For more information, visit flwaa.com.

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

Special Lohman Planetarium Show: Birth of the Solar System will be from 3 to 3:40 p.m. Saturday, May 28. Xavier Inosencio, a planetarium volunteer and Stetson University physics student, will presents the evolution of the Solar System. Free for members or with paid museum admission.

Kablam! Pop Art/Op Art from the Collection will be on display from Saturday, May 28, to July 31.

Talk and Walk: Explore Africa with Head Gallery Specialist Marion Whelton from 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 7. Ms. Whelton will lead a tour in the Elaine and Thurman Gillespy, Jr. Gallery of the African objects that were donated to the museum in the 1980s. In their historic homeland, in isolated or highly organized communities, these items played vital roles in daily events. The event is free for members or with paid museum admission.

The Bitten Line: Etchings from the Collection will be on display until July 17, including examples from the Renaissance to the present era from artists like Rembrandt, Hogarth, Degas and Renoir.

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

Child’s Play: Historical Toys and Games from the Collection will be on display until Sunday, Aug. 28.

Beyond the Plate: Murals and Other Ceramics from the Kendall Art Center will be on display until July 17.

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.

Southeast Museum of Photography

Southeast Museum of Photography will exhibit “Into The Universe of Collected Images” until June 4 at1200 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/.

Pop-up window exhibit features 27 artists

The Ormond Memorial Art Museum & Gardens will host a pop-up window exhibit, “Verdant Visions,” until July 18, at the Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center, 399 N. U.S. 1, Ormond Beach.

In this green-themed community exhibit, 27 artists celebrate spring and all things fresh and new. The 48 pieces of art on display were created using a variety of mediums, including oil, acrylic, watercolor, mixed-media, photography and fused glass.

For more information, visit ormondartmuseum.org.

Call for artists

The Halifax Art Festival is looking for artists for its 60th annual event Nov. 5-6 on Beach Street in Daytona Beach.

The festival, the second oldest continuous one in Florida, showcases fine arts, fine crafts and student art.

Application fee is $40. To apply visit zapplication.org.

For more information, visit halifaxartfestival.org.

Museum of Art-DeLand

Where We Find Ourselves: The Photographs of Hugh Mangum, 1897-1922 is on view through June 12 in the downtown gallery at 100 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand.

The museum’s Tariq Gibran and Pam Coffman will host a gallery talk discussion of Mangum’s work at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 27, in the downtown gallery.

Admission is free for museum members and $5 for non-members. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

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

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.

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


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