CREATIVE SPIRIT GALLERY
Tuesday-Friday noon-5 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 820A Lake Baldwin Lane. Baldwin Park. 407-898-8343.
September 11-October 2 Featuring the work of three artists: Chad Pollpeter, an FSU graduate, who combines figure studies and symbolic elements to create ethereal, emotional statements; Florida-native Jason Lee, whose work blends spirituality and surrealism; and Clair Strut, whose landscape and figurative work has a strong emotional basis, while retaining a sense of humor. Artist reception September 11, 6-9 p.m.
Inside and Out: Trompe L’Oeil and Cloudscapes
Through September 5 Two painters, Amber Boas and Marge Drew, debut works that focus on nature’s scenic beauty and the importance of the natural environment in our lives.
CREALDÉ SCHOOL OF ART
Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Friday 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free admission. 600 St. Andrews Blvd. Winter Park. 407-641-1886. crealde.org
11th Bi-annual Southeastern Photography Invitational: The Document
Through October 24 The work of photographers Daniel Biferie, Perry Dilbeck and Peter Singhofen will be featured.
Summer ArtCamp Exhibition.
Through September 19 Featuring one completed project from each of the more than 300 ArtCamp participants.
Photographic Tour of Switzerland with Peter Schreyer
September 26-October 4 Executive Director Peter Schreyer takes participants on a photographic tour of his homeland.
Emerge II: Studio Artists 2007-2009
September 25-November 7 The works of Crealdé’s emerging artist program from the past three years. Opening reception September 25 6-7:30 p.m.
GALLERY AT AVALON ISLAND
Tuesday-Saturday 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free admission. 39 S. Magnolia Ave. 407-803-6670. galleryatavalonisland.com
Dresses: Objects of Art
September 17-October 9 Produced by contemporary artist Donna Dowless, the exhibition features painting, sculpture, fabric, mixed media and folk art created by local and national artists to celebrate women and what they wear. Artist reception with refreshments and live music September 17 from 6-9 p.m.
Monday-Thursday noon-9 p.m., Friday noon-5 p.m. 946 N. Mills Ave., 407-228-8272. glbcc.org
Robots! Kittens! Video Games!
September 1-30 The show features the art of Parker Sketch, who draws on his experience in fine art, graphic design and art history to create vivid acrylic-on-canvas and mixed media works. He has created images for Motorola, Disney, the Chicago Bulls and Ford. Artist reception September 5 from 7-10 p.m.
GARDEN HOUSE GALLERY
Daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., except Christmas Day. $7 adults, $2 children, free Monday 9 a.m.–noon. Leu Gardens, 1920 Forest Ave. 407-246-2620. leugardens.com
Moth art and photography by Joseph Scheer
Through September 16 Scheer’s works include print media, video and Web-based projects, and use technology to re-examine nature through visual recording.
HANNIBAL SQUARE HERITAGE CENTER
Tuesday–Thursday noon–4 p.m., Friday noon-5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.–2 p.m. 642 W. New England Ave., Winter Park. 407-539-2680.
Sacred Places, Sacred History: Black Churches of West Winter Park
Through September 26 An exhibition of photographs and educational panels created by Rebekah McCloud, a historian who specializes in black churches.
MAITLAND ART CENTER
Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 12-4:30 p.m. $2-$3. 231 W. Packwood Ave., Maitland. 407-529-2181. maitlandartcenter.org
September 18-November 1 The exhibition focuses on the interaction of artist/colleagues Brigan Gresh, Vicki Jones, Dina Mack and Anna McCambridge. All four local artists have exhibited their artworks nationally. A gallery walk will take place September 27 at 2 p.m.
The Permanent Collection Revisited
Through September Artworks from different eras of the collection are juxtaposed for comparison.
MILLENIA FINE ART GALLERY
Monday-Friday 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. 555 S. Lake Destiny Drive. 407-304-8100. milleniafineart.com
Steel Equine Sculptures
Through September Artist Doug Hays refers to himself as a working blacksmith, as that is how he learned the techniques of his craft—working, bending and sculpting steel. But this Lake County artist transcends the metal and breathes life into abstracted birds, horses and other animals.
SEMINOLE COMMUNITY COLLEGE FINE ARTS GALLERY
Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and during music and theater performances. Free. 100 Weldon Blvd., Sanford. 407-708-2040. scc-fl.edu/arts
September 3-24 Installation-oriented multimedia work by an artist in residence and faculty member at the Maitland Art Center since 1995. Kyle has also been named one of the state’s top 20 artists, with work that has been displayed in 16 solo exhibitions and 25 exhibitions nationally.
VALENCIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE ANITA S. WOOTEN GALLERY
Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Free admission. Valencia Community College East Campus, 701 N. Econlockhatchee Tr. 407-582-2268. valenciacc.edu/gallery
Graphic Arts Faculty Exhibition
Through September 19
Opening reception September 11, 6:30 -9 p.m.