#MuseumFromHome with OMA
BUT FIRST...READY TO VENTURE OUT?
The museum galleries are now open to the general public at 50% capacity. Support for the Orlando Museum of Art's phased reopening comes from Art Bridges.
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UNTIL THEN, PLEASE ENJOY OUR TOOLKIT TO KEEP YOU CONNECTED TO THE ARTS FROM HOME
FROM THE TEAM AT OMA
Join the associate curators of OMA's education department as they bring a fresh perspective to selected works from the museum's permanent collection!
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In addition to the free content we are offering during the temporary closure, we conduct a variety of community access programs available at no cost to guests from underserved and underappreciated communities in Central Florida. Interested in making a donation to ensure innovative and transformational visual art experiences are possible for everyone in Central Florida? We have a solution:
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Youth Art Activities
KIDS CAN #MUSEUMFROMHOME, TOO!
Whether it's an OMA-themed coloring booklet, a preview of our upcoming exhibition with Oliver Jeffers, or our interactive "Book and a Look" videos with Ms. Molly, we've got hours of engaging content to keep your children occupied while they play and study from home. Looking to venture out in the safest way possible this summer? Check out Orlando Museum of Art's Summer Art Camp offerings at omart.me/summercamp »
Here are the extra safety precautions we're taking in 2020:
Class sizes reduced to a maximum 10 students each.
Curbside drop-off and pick-up so that parents do not have to enter the building.
Students issued personal art supplies kits to use throughout the week, thus avoiding regular sharing of basic art tools.
Enhanced deep cleaning regimen across museum grounds.
Learning spaces will alternate between the clean comfort of our education studios, 19,000 square feet of gallery space, and the Loch Haven Park sunshine.
For questions, reach out to us here or at firstname.lastname@example.org
For information on class availability or for general questions, you may call (407) 896-4231, ext. 262, or email email@example.com.
In the meantime, enjoy these activities from home:
Coloring with TEAM OMA
Print and color sketches of works from the OMA collection.
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"Book and a Look" w/ Ms. Molly
Ms. Molly reads through critically-acclaimed children's books, then takes her audience on a trip to see a related work in the OMA galleries.
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Oliver Jeffers: 15 Years of Picturing Books
Get excited about our upcoming exhibition of the celebrated children's book illustrator by watching his #StayAtHomeStoryTime series.
LISTEN TO JEFFERS READ STORIES »
"Living Color: The Art of the Highwaymen"
THE CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED EXHIBITION CONTINUES ONLINE AND IN PRINT
Being kept out of the traditional art spaces of their time didn't stop the Florida Highwaymen from bringing their art to the people's doorstep.
Read the feature in the prestigious ARTnews Magazine on Orlando Museum of Art’s wildly popular exhibition “Living Color: The Art of the Highwaymen” here ».
Order your copy of the beautiful exhibition catalogue TODAY » (Limited copies available for purchase).
"Living Color: The Art of the Highwaymen" has been extended to run through Aug. 16, 2020!
Free Online Art Resources
FROM MUSEUMS AND CULTURAL INSTITUTIONS ACROSS THE GLOBE
In this moment of global uncertainty, now is the time re-connect with the forms of expression that connect humanity. Art - and ideas both old and new - from museums around the world are just a click and a search away at the following free online art databases:
- VIRTUAL MUSEUM TOURS
- The Louvre (Paris, France)
- The J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles, California; (Participate in The Getty's Art Challenge on social media)
- The British Museum (London, UK; Google Street View tour of entire museum!)
- The Uffizi (Florence, Italy)
- The National Museum (New Delhi, India)
- Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
- National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (Gwacheon-si, South Korea)
- The Louvre (Paris, France)
- FREE ART COLLECTION ARCHIVES ONLINE
We hope you enjoy this #MuseumFromHome toolkit assembled by the team at OMA.
We invite you to learn, connect, stay tuned and stay safe!