| Jul 21, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Here's how the final day of the Pitchfork Music Festival went down Sunday in Union Park, with commentary from yours truly (GK) and Bob Gendron (BG):
1:21 p.m.: "Are you all happy to be alive" queries Tree, before taking the crowd to church. The...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:27 AM
By sheer coincidence, each of this week's happenings relate to our shared local history, shared and varied cultures, and the effects of "progress" on us all.
Preserving old Florida
The Kenton Kowboy Classic is a new organization dedicated to...
| Jul 17, 2013
PALM SPRINGS — They were pieces of cardboard boxes, mended together and stuck on the wall of the museum.
Next to it was a cardboard packing box, also stuck to the wall.
This was art, we were told. And it was art by the late and much-heralded...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:26 PM
While much of the classical music world is immersed in honoring the bicentennials of Verdi and Wagner, another composer anniversary of signal importance, the 100th birthday of Benjamin Britten, is jostling for attention this year.
| Apr 14, 2013
| 12:37 PM
NEW YORK — Berry Gordy, the man who discovered Diana Ross and The Supremes, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Mary Wells (and on and on), was a peerless record producer when it came to handpicking talent and building careers. But Berry Gordy, the...
| Jul 14, 2013
Single tickets to the Ferguson Center for the Arts' 2013-2014 season go on sale to the general public Thursday, July 18.
Last month, the center announced a lineup of more than 40 shows plus a new distinguished speaker series. The artists coming to...
| Jul 9, 2013
Welcome to the dawn of 3-D printing.
As with the dawn of the computer, the dawn of the telephone and the dawn of the television, expect a period of confusion: What is 3-D printing, you will wonder. (Answer: The printing of solid objects, often from a...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:39 AM
I'm sure some of you are already fighting the mobs of shoppers at the malls, but I want to ask you one more time to buy at least one gift from one of our galleries or working artists.
The Fifth Avenue Art Gallery (1470 Highland Ave., Melbourne; 321 259-...
| Nov 21, 2013
In 1966, Claes Oldenburg created the perfect 2013 comfort meal. Chances are, this was not his intention. He made a 10-foot-wide fried egg. It occupies the last gallery of “Art and Appetite: American Painting, Culture and Cuisine,” the...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Here are some of the most notable box sets of the season in rock and pop:
Various artists, "The Rise & Fall of Paramount Records, Volume One, 1917-1927" (Revenant Records/Third Man Records, $478.94): An oak cabinet houses the latest magnum opus from...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 11:47 AM
The long Thanksgiving holiday is next week. Lots of family, lots of food and lots of reasons to get out of the house.
Festival of Trees wraps up
This is the last weekend for Festival of Trees at the Orlando Museum of Art. It's one of OMA's biggest...