Body Snatchers - Death in Culture

The Cornell Fine Arts Museum

Feb 20, 2019 - Apr 7, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Starting in the Renaissance, artists in their quest for naturalism studied and drew the human body, sometimes using cadavers despite clear interdiction from the Catholic church. Centuries later, the rise of surgical education in the 18th century created a demand for cadavers to be used in dissection and anatomical demonstrations. A new trade of "body snatchers," or “resurrection men,”...

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José A. Figueroa - A "Transitional Generation"

The Cornell Fine Arts Museum

Feb 20, 2019 - Apr 7, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution (1953-1959), which culminated in the ousting of authoritarian Cuban President Fulgencio Batista and the establishment of a revolutionary communist regime led by Fidel Castro. Over time artists have reacted to, recorded, and reflected on the millions of lives impacted during the Revolution and in the years following. Born in Havana in...

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iPad and iPhone: Basics

Orlando Public Library

Feb 20, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Get up and running with your new iPad or iPhone. Learn to navigate an iPad or iPhone using gestures, install and organize apps, modify general and privacy settings, and more. 

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De La Torre Brothers - Rococolab

The Cornell Fine Arts Museum

Feb 20, 2019 - May 12, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Collaborating artists-brothers Einar and Jamex de la Torre were born in Guadalajara, México. They live and work in Ensenada, México and San Diego, California and their dynamic, complex, and baroque-inspired sculptures and lenticulars are a product of a bi-cultural existence. Rococolab features a selection of works that bring together art historical imagery, religious symbolism, and pop...

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Life is 3D

Orlando Public Library

Feb 20, 2019 - Feb 28, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Explore a selection of stereoscopic images printed on archival materials and enjoyed with traditional red/blue 3D glasses. For more information about this exhibit, visit lifeis3d.com.

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The Place as Metaphor - Collection Conversations

The Cornell Fine Arts Museum

Feb 20, 2019 - May 12, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

In his 2016 lecture at Rollins, artist Trevor Paglen noted that making art is having a conversation with all the people around you, as well as with all other artists who have made images through the centuries. The multi-faceted lens of art helps us make sense of our history, the world we live in, and how it could be different. Featuring a mixture of collection favorites, works that have not...

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Little Chef: Mickey Waffles

South Creek Branch Library

Feb 20, 2019 @ 10:30 AM

Have a magical breakfast with a classic Mickey Waffle! Slice, spread and sprinkle delicious toppings for a magical treat. This is a “Mommy or Daddy and Me” event. Registration required.

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South Creek Book Club

South Creek Branch Library

Feb 20, 2019 @ 02:00 PM

In February, discuss To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee at the South Creek Book Club. Winner of The Great American Read by PBS last year, Lee’s novel of a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it has proven to be an enduring and beloved classic.

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An Evening of Coffee, Tea and Stories for Adults

Orlando Public Library

Feb 20, 2019 @ 06:30 PM

Treat yourself to an evening filled with wondrous, unusual, funny tales of real life. Whose life? Yours, of course! Relax, take a break from your daily routine and enjoy stories presented by the library’s talented storytellers. Find your inner storyteller and swap anecdotes with other adults as you enjoy light refreshments. Refreshments available, while supplies last.

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