WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2013
Midyear 2013 social delegates will embark on a relaxing day in Orlando and Winter Park, Florida. The day will include guided tours of the Orlando Museum of Art and The Mennello Museum of American Art in Orlando’s Museum District. You will be able to enjoy exhibitions of contemporary and American art, including paintings, drawings, graphics, artifacts, photographs and sculptures. After lunch at Mitchell's Fish Market you will have leisure time to shop in one of the many stores at Winter Park Village.
8:00 am Continental Guest Breakfast in the Butler Room 9:15 am Board Bus 9:20 am Bus to depart Rosen Shingle Creek 10:00 am Arrive at Orlando Museum of Art 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Scheduled Activities 3:45 pm Arrive back at Rosen Shingle Creek
Orlando Museum of Art
Noted exhibitions and collections available for viewing on December 11, 2013 include: Trevor Bell - Across the Gulf Stream: Paintings from Florida and Cornwall - These paintings by the noted British artist, Trevor Bell, are characterized by shaped canvases painted with luminous atmospheric tones and punctuated with bold strokes of contrasting color. American Art after 1945 - The American Art Collection includes paintings, drawings, prints, photographs and sculptures from the 18th century to the present. The OMA's holdings feature works by artists such as John Singer Sargent, Thomas Moran, George Inness, Georgia O'Keeffe, Ansel Adams, Suzanne McClelland, Robert Rauschenberg, Pat Steir, Morris Louis, John Chamberlain and Dennis Oppenheim. American Art before 1945 - These selected works of American Art from before 1945 are comprised of gifts donated by individuals from our community, and by purchases made by the Orlando Museum of Art’s support groups. Art of the Ancient Americas - The Art of the Ancient Americas Collection features a selection of ceramic, jade, stone, cloth, gold and silver artifacts which date from 2000 B.C. to A.D. 1521 and represent more than 30 different cultural groups. Contemporary American Graphics Collection - The Contemporary American Graphics Collection includes more than 150 original, signed and numbered lithographs, etchings, silk-screen prints and woodcuts by America’s foremost artists. Artists represented in this collection include Andy Warhol, Robert Rauschenberg, Ed Ruscha, Bryan Hunt, Lesley Dill, Katherine Bowling, Jane Frielicher and many other American masters.
Mennello Museum of American Art
Noted exhibitions and collections available for viewing on December 11, 2013 include: Eugene Savage: The Seminole Paintings – Artwork that captures the natural rhythm of the Everglades and represent a way of Seminole life. Earl Cunningham's Everglades –Artifacts and paintings by self-taught artist reflect Earl Cunningham’s fascination with the Everglades and its native tribes. Art and Artifacts of the Seminole: Selections from the Collection of I.S.K. Reeves V and Sara W. Reeves – Clothing, jewelry and photographs tell the story of the Seminole in the Everglades. Never No More: Storter’s Southwest Florida - Includes sketches and writings about rural lifestyle in the village of Everglade by artist Rob Storter. Southern Folk Art Masters – Paintings from the museum’s permanent collection includes works by Clementine Hunter, Edgar Tolson, Mose Tolliver, Purvis Young and William Edmonson.
Mitchell’s Fish Market – Winter Park Village
Mitchell's Fish Market, where the fish is off the boat fresh, the drinks are made with fresh-squeezed juice & the atmosphere is as warm and inviting as a day on the water. Their mantra is a commitment & passion for freshness as a way of life - a pledge that their fish is 100% fresh or it isn't good enough.
Winter Park Village
Stores located at Winter Park Village include Coldwater Creek, Ginger, Ann Taylor Loft, Pier 1 Imports, Soma, Ulta, Walk On Water, and White House/Black Market.
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2013
Social Delegate Continental Breakfast 8:30am – 10:30am Guests of committee members are invited to enjoy a Continental Breakfast in the Hospitality suite (suite number TBD) at the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel. Come meet the Chairman’s wife, Colleen Sobel and other Social Delegates while relaxing in the intimate setting of the suite.