Upcoming Exhibits

"The Nature of Things: An Abstract Interpretation” Exhibit
August 9th-September 28th, 2019

Featuring works by abstract painter Laura Varich and large-scale sculptor Benjamin Peterson. Opening Reception: August 9th, 2019 6-8 PM.

“Bra-Vo” Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser Exhibit
October 4th-27th, 2019

Fundraising exhibit for Breast Cancer Awareness. Artists are given “bust” forms that are decorated using media of their choice. Proceeds from sales of the artwork benefit cancer research. Opening reception: October 11th, 2019 6-8 PM.


Annual Plein Air Paint Out and Exhibit
November 8th- November 30th, 2019

“Plein Air” is French for painting out-of-doors. For one week in November MDCA hosts a plein air paint out which brings artists from all over the area to Mount Dora to paint the scenic lakefront and quaint cottages. The work from the Paint Out is exhibited and awards are given for the top three works. Opening reception: November 8th, 2019 6-8 PM.

Mount Dora Center for the Arts Photography Club Exhibit
December 6th- December 27th, 2019

Featuring the photographic talents of members of the Mount Dora Center for the Arts Photography Club. Opening reception: December 13th, 2019 6-8 PM.

Vilas Tonape Solo Exhibit
January 10th- February 29th, 2020

Working in both figurative and non-representational modes, Tonape focuses on nature. His paintings are “melodies” orchestrated by the artist, rooted in the visual rhythms of gesture and color, recorded in the subject matter. Opening reception: January 10th, 2020 6-8 PM.

Lauren Austin - Art Quilt Exhibit
May 8th- July 26th, 2020

Solo show featuring the works of contemporary fiber artist, Lauren Austin. Opening reception: May 8th, 2020 6-8 PM.

"On Board" - Juried Exhibit
August 14th- September 25th, 2020

Juried show in which all exhibited pieces, 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional, are made of cardboard. Opening reception: August 14th, 2020 6-8 PM.