Sep 052013

gallerySouth Florida artists and their work are featured  at a free event in  Sunrise.

An opening reception for an exhibit, “Messages In Mixed Media,”  is 6:30 p.m. September 6.

The event and the exhibit, which  showcases the work of two featured artists, are at the Sunrise Civic Center Art Gallery. The exhibit is on display to October 12.

The Sunrise Civic Center and Gallery is at 10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd., Sunrise,  954-747-4641

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Apr 042013

fl dealDiscounts for two people or four people to browse art exhibits in Fort Lauderdale, including pieces from pre-Inca Peru, are offered in a deal from Travelzoo.

The deal offers two tickets to the Museum of Art/Fort Lauderdale  for $14, a value of $28. Four tickets are a better value at a discount price of $24. Tax, if applicable, is additional.

Information about the deal is featured on the Travelzoo website. More deals for activities and events in South Florida are featured on the Entertainment Page and the Daily Deals headquarters.

Travelzoo is an advertising partner of On The Cheap.

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Mar 142012

ddLiving Social is offering  two tickets for $18  to a Renaissance Art Exhibit in Fort Lauderdale.

The tickets for the museum exhibit  are valued at $36.

The “Offering of the Angels: Old Master Paintings and Tapestries from the Uffizi Gallery” is at the Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale to April 8.

Information about the the deal is available on the link — $18 for Two Renaissance Art Exhibit Tickets at Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale ($36 Value).

Living Social is an advertising partner of On The Cheap.

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Jul 062010

Twenty-four local artists are showcasing their paintings in a free display,  titled “Splash.”

The exhibit at Nova Southeastern University in Davie is in the second-floor gallery of the library. 

Along with the exhibit, which runs into September, spectators may want to attend a demonstration focusing on the techniques for  painting ocean waves. The presentation, How to Paint A Wave, is at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 10.

The library is at 3301 College Ave.,  954-262-5477.

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Jun 142010

If you enjoy tinkering with Legos, you’ll enjoy this exhibit in downtown Hollywood.

Artist Nathan Sawaya uses the plastic toy blocks  to make his impressive sculptures.

His pieces are on display at the Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, 1650 Harrison St.,  Hollywood.  Enjoy them free on Sunday, June 20  noon to 4 p.m.

The third Sunday of the month is Free Admission Day at the center,  954-921-3274.

Feb 032010

Enjoy free  entertainment to kick off an exhibit  in Davie showcasing art produced by the Florida Highwaymen.  The festivities include music and dance performances. 

The event is Thursday, Feb. 4, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Nova Southeastern University, 3301 College Ave., Davie.  Reservations are required. Phone 954-262-5353.

The exhibit, Road To Empowerment: Art of the Florida Highwaymen, features vintage oil paintings of Florida landscapes by an assortment of  African-American artists who were known as the Highwaymen.

The paintings are on display through April 10 in the Second Floor Gallery at the NSU library.

  • Mondays through Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Fridays from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Sundays from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Another free program related to the display is at the library Tuesday, Feb. 16, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The exhibit curator is going to discuss the artists.  For info, phone 954-262-8021.

The programs are part of the university’s Black History Month events.

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Sep 162009


Here’s another free activity in Hollywood on Sunday, Sept. 20.

We listed The Hollywood Beach Latin Festival.

You also might want to take advantage of the opportunity elsewhere in town to enjoy art exhibits without the usual admission fees.

Free Admission Day at the Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, 1650 Harrison St., is noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 20.  For information, phone 954-921-3274.