Discussion Orange County Arts & Cultural Affairs


Orange County Arts & Cultural Affairs May 13, 2014


To elevate the status of Central Florida’s arts and culture to that befitting a world class community


• State of the Arts • Proposed FY15 Arts Budget • FY 14 Cultural Facilities Recommendations

State of the Arts

Central Florida Trends

(In millions) Annual economic impact of $264M ($181M in Orange County) *Source: Central Florida Foundation and Americans for the Arts

Creative Industry Businesses Source: Americans for the Arts


Anniversaries • 20 th – Orlando Philharmonic • 25th – ZORA! Fest & Orlando Shakespeare Theater • 90 th – Orlando Museum of Art

Capital Campaigns • Significant Future Funding Needs • Currently there are 18 open or planned campaigns for $473M (plus $87M for the Dr. Phillips Center) *Source: Central Florida Foundation

County-Wide Collaborations • • Kristallnacht • 75 th Anniversary: “The Night of Broken Glass” • 12+ arts and cultural organizations What the Dickens • Year-long celebration of Charles Dickens • Three dozen organizations in Orange County

Public Art • Public Art Review Board • Temporary Sculpture Exhibition • New CIP projects

FL Cities with temporary Sculpture Loan Programs •

Boynton Beach


Coral Springs





Safety Harbor


Winter Haven

Winter Park


Orange County Administration Building What a sculpture loan program could look like...

• • • • Upcoming County CIP Public Art Projects John Young Park Young Pine Park Holden Heights Community Center Orange County Convention Center

FY15 Arts Funding

Arts & Cultural Affairs Advisory Council Members

Becky Roper (Chair)

Cristina Calvet-Harrold The Hon. Ted Edwards Hal Kantor

Tiffany Lamb (Vice Chair)

Edgar Lopez Evelyn Martinez Sherry Paramore Jennifer Quigley Dr. Rick Schell Sara Segal Palmira Ubinas Beverly Winesburgh

Funding Sources General Fund TDT Funds Operational Support 60+ Organizations Cultural Tourism Cultural Facilities Other Eligible Orgs & Programs

Projected Funding Total Funding Other


$3,890,306 $558,286

General Fund



Cultural Tourism Cultural Facilities Operational Support through UA Fiscal & Grants Management Community-Wide Marketing Blockbuster Fund TOTAL $1,900,000 $1,478,539 $521,053 $199,000 $100,000 $250,000 $4,448,592 $681,925 $681,925

FY14 Cultural Facilities Recommendations

Cultural Facilities Funding • For equipping, renovating, maintaining, constructing, and acquiring • Governed by Florida Statute • Open to nonprofit museum or government-owned auditorium venue

Cultural Facilities Funding • Funded 6 of the years since 2001 • $6,999,358 Total Investments • 26 Projects

Cultural Facilities Review Panel

Advisory Council:

Sherry Paramore, Chair Hal Kantor Edgar Lopez Dr. Rick Schell Sara Segal

Subject Matter Experts:

Tony Aguerrevere – Former O.C. CIP Jeffrey Ault – Facility Designer Vicki Landon Previous CF Recipient-Project Coordination Brian J. Morris – Construction Management

2014 Cultural Facilities Funding Recommendations Organization Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens Garden Theatre Lake Eola Park Orlando Museum of Art Orlando Science Center Winter Garden Heritage Foundation Project Restoring the Capen-Showalter House and Kalmanson Garden The Garden GreenLight Project Lake Eola Amphitheater Sound Board 90 th Anniversary Renovation Project to Improve the Visitor Experience Center for Early Childhood Expansion: Phase 2 Entrance Renovation History Research and Education Center Amount $114,000 $45,000 $25,000 $35,300 $187,338 $250,000

Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens

Save, restore and reuse the historic Capen-Showalter house Phase 1 of 1 TDT Funds $114,000 Total Project Cost $239,400

Phase 1 of 1

Garden Theatre

GreenLight Project – Energy Saving Upgrade theatrical stage lighting Hardware/Software upgrades TDT Funds $45,000 Total Project Cost $90,000

Phase 1 of 1 Lake Eola Park Replace Amphitheater Sound Board Upgrade outdated “prosumer” mixer to a professional console TDT Funds $25,000 Total Project Cost $52,500

Phase 1 of 1 Orlando Museum of Art Renovation/revitalization -Refurbish marble floor -Transform former gallery (used for storage) into exhibition space TDT Funds $35,300 Total Project Cost $74,124

Orlando Science Center Expand, update, and renovate Center for Early Childhood Increase floorspace 2,000 sq. ft.

TDT Funds $187,338 Total Project Cost $1,117,344 Phase 2 of 3

Winter Garden Heritage Foundation

Construction of permanent home for historic collection Phase 2 of 2 Will accommodate history/art exhibitions education programming/ events, and Visitor Information Center TDT Funds $250,000 Total Project Cost $1,112,527

2014 Cultural Facilities Funding

Action Requested Today

Approval of proposed Cultural Facilities project grants as recommended by the Arts & Cultural Affairs Advisory Council in the amount of $656,638 allocated as follows: • Albin Polasek Museum $114,000 • Lake Eola Park $25,000 • Garden Theatre $45,000 • Orlando Museum of Art $35,300 • Orlando Science Center $187,338 • Winter Garden Heritage Foundation $250,000