On the third Thursday of every month, thousands of visitors converge Downtown to celebrate art, music and business. Along the way, people partake in an evening of sights, sounds, food, shopping and cosmopolitan living. Continue your evening out in downtown Orlando by attending the official Gallery Hop After Party from 9-11 pm at Wall St. Plaza‘s Hooch.

 

 

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The Gallery Hop, hosted by the Downtown Arts District features numerous galleries and non-traditional art venues that spotlight the best of established and emerging Orlando-based artists in tandem with nationally and internationally acclaimed artists.

 

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Hosted by the Downtown Orlando Partnership, these professional networking events allow attendees to experience one of downtown’s fine establishments while making great local business connections.

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Downtown Orlando Partnership Business Networking Modera Central 125 E. Pine St.

Join the Downtown Orlando Partnership and local business professionals for this monthly networking event! COST: $FREE/Members, $25/Non-members*

RSVP: https://www.doporlando.com/3rdthu/
*Event includes networking and two drink tickets!*

Don’t forget to join us at the official Gallery Hop after party at Wall St. Plaza!

Art

Aloft Orlando Downtown 500 S. Orange Ave.
Solo exhibition by JBon, a blending of paint and glass

CityArts Factory 29 S. Orange Ave.

  • The Keira & Scarlett Kiene Community Gallery: “Moving On Up” The last call to artists in CityArts Factory’s current location before the big move. This exhibition is about movement, travel and destinations.
  • Gallery 29: “The Portrait Project” a part-art, part-science experiment in self-perception by Jim Hobart
  • Magic Gallery: “Chelsea Smith and The Three Bears” the artwork of Chelsea Smith, Jeffrey Pfaff, Cake Marques and Michael McGrath
  • Star Gallery: Solo exhibition by urban mixed media artist Tori Harris, presented by Bay Hill Jewelers and the Bridges of Light Foundation
  • Young Artists Gallery: The Departure Show
  • Redefine Gallery: “A Much Simpler Denial” Solo exhibition by Scott White
  • O Gallery: This gallery features resident artists Vickie Wilson, Donna Dowless, Dlynn Roll, Roberto Gonzalez, Pamela Loudon, Bernie Martin, Jaime Parra, and Doug Powell

Downtown Arts Collective Photography Studio 643 Lexington Ave.
“SALETE” A Curated Group Show

The Falcon Bar & Gallery 819 E. Washington
St. “Solo” the art of Julee Bruise, RickoLus, Dean Batten, Sims Volour Gallery Eola 818 E. Washington St. “In between, for a fresh start every time” a solo show by John Alamo Orlando Game Space 421 E. Robinson St. The Mercury Collective presents East Docht, John Bainter, King Carlow, & Mondrian Loop

Grand Bohemian Gallery 325 S. Orange Ave.
Celebrate the work of Jean Claude Roy

Orange County Library System (FL) 101 E. Central Blvd.
The Art of Elizabeth Allen-Cannon, The Art of Stan Madray, Life is 3D

Orange County Regional History Center 65 E. Central Blvd.
This 3rd Thursday at the History Center features the latest Smithsonian exhibition, “Genome: Unlocking Life’s Code.” The exhibit examines the complexities of the genome—the genetic or hereditary material of a living organism—through cutting-edge displays, animation, and fascinating reallife stories that reveal the links between generations and how our histories begin long before we are born.

Rogers Kiene Building formerly the Gallery at Avalon Island 39 S. Magnolia Ave.
“Taking on Materials” featuring artists Taylor Battle, Alex Burnett, Adrian Gonzalez, Zayd Latib, Mauro Wieser

Terrace Gallery at Orlando City Hall 400 S. Orange Ave.
Currently undergoing renovations and will have shows again in the spring.

Vinyl Arts Bar 75 E. Colonial Dr.
Showcasing Open Art Studio every 3rd Thursday. We open our doors to local artists to bring their art supplies and paint and create “live” for everyone to see.