Press Releases


Impression and Reality

Paintings of American Impressionism and Realism from the Mennello collection alongside important works from prestigious Florida museums. February 25 – ...
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In Conversation: Will Wilson

In Conversation: Will Wilson. Mennello Museum of American Art is pleased to announce the exhibition In Conversation: Will Wilson, organized ...
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An Irresistible Urge to Create

The Monroe Family Collection of Florida Outsider Art Jack “Mr. B” Beverland, Untitled, n.d., paints on board. Courtesy of the ...
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Join Mennello Museum of American Art for a Virtual Lecture with Dr. Katherine Jentleson, Curator of Folk and Self-Taught Art from the High Museum on July 22

Please join the Mennello Museum of American Art in welcoming Dr. Katherine Jentleson, Merrie and Dan Boone curator of folk ...
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Contemporary Expressions

(January 21, 2022 – May 30, 2022) PRESS RELEASE Mennello Museum of American Art Presents Contemporary Expressions: Prints from Flying ...
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Mennello Museum of American Art Officially Open

Mennello Museum of American Art is Officially Open. The Mennello Museum of American Art is open with new safety provisions ...
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The City of Orlando, the Friends of the Mennello Museum of American Art, Mennello Museum Board of Trustees, and museum ...
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Construct: Our Orlando & American Youth: Cause

(October 2, 2020 – January 10, 2021) Construct: Our Orlando presents artists Don Rimx (b. San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1981) ...
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Mennello Museum of American Art Officially Reopens June 2.

The Mennello Museum of American Art plans Phase One reopening of the museum beginning June 2, 2020 with new safety ...
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Mennello Museum In the News

  • January 10, 2018. Press Release: Gala
  • January 12, 2018. Mennello Museum of American Art hosts CSA Student Exhibition. Pine Hills Press.
  • January 17, 2018. Press Release: Indie-Folkfest 2018
  • February 9, 2018. Press Release: Julie Heffernan
  • March 6, 2018. Press Release: Mennello Museum Gifts & Expansion
  • May 4, 2018. Mennello Museum of American Art Call for Artists. Osceola Star. 
  • May/June 2018. Jiha Moon photo essay. Orlando Arts Magazine 
  • July 2018. July Events Calendar. Winter Garden Magazine.
  • July 24, 2018. Women in the Arts News: CSA art exhibi6on and fall programs. Women in the Arts Newsletter.
  • August 1, 2018.Orlando Venues: Ahead this Month.Orlando Venues.
  • July 26, 2018. Mennello Museum throws a happy hour for dogs and their humans this weekend. Orlando Weekly.
  • July/August 2018. Our Orlando Photo Spread. Orlando Arts Magazine.
  • August 25, 2018. Facebook Live Tour with Townie Tourist. Townie Tourist.
  • Oct. 1, 2018.Ahead This Month: Your Local Event Guide For October. Orlando Venues.
  • Oct. 18, 2018.Orlando Weekly Newsletter. Orlando Weekly.
  • Oct. 18, 2018.Paul Henry Ramirez – Exhibition Updates. Paul Henry Ramirez. 
  • Oct. 24, 2018. Ghouls aren't the only ones having fun, celebrate Halloween and the arts this weekend! Orlando At Play Newsletter.


  • July 7, 2017. In the Headlines The Mennello Museum of American Art, Orlando — first stop on tour “The Beautiful Mysterious: The Extraordinary Gaze of William Eggleston” The University of Mississippi Museum
  • July/August 2017. Work of Pioneer Color Photography at Mennello. Orlando Arts Magazine: Cultural Eye
  • September 2017. A Visionary Trio. Orlando Magazine
  • October 13, 2017. Time & Thought. Osceola Star
  • Fall 2017. Time & Thought: Art of the United States from the Cornell Fine Arts Museum
    Interior Appeal