Art on Display at the OCLS

ID-10081670This month different branches of the library have art on display and meet the artist workshops. Come out and enjoy art by local artists. Find an exhibit close to you.

Orlando Public Library Third Floor Collections
Mental Health First Aid
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. View a display with information about the components of mental wellness and mental health first aid.
Contact: Marie Dudek Brown

Southwest Branch
Say It With Animals, She Venezia
She Venezia is a member of the Orlando Chinese Brush Painting Society, and enjoys using mixed media and materials found in nature to capture the grace and elegance of different animals in her art.

What the Dickens!, J.J. Dennis
J.J. Dennis is proud to be a part of the countywide celebration honoring the great Charles Dickens. Her mixed media peice, “A Solemn Consideration”, was featured at the Orlando Museum of Art’s What the Dickens! 1st Thursday event in March.

West Oaks Branch
Color and Culture, Belina Wright
Belina Wright’s art exhibit celebrates color, culture and heritage with a Caribbean influence. Wright captures the Haitian culture’s vibrancy in her work and enjoys painting people in their element – from the extreme to the simple whether it’s laughing, dancing, singing or working.

Meet the Artist: Belina Wright, Tuesday, May 13, 6:30 p.m.
Meet local artist Belina Wright and celebrate color, culture and heritage with a Caribbean influence in honor of Haitian Flag Day. Wright’s art is strongly influenced by her Haitian and African-American heritage as well as her fascination with music, art, clothing and customs of various cultures.
Contact: 407.835.7323

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