Upcoming Events UCF Open Light Project by engineering  students group

Please click the button below to access more information about our upcoming interview with Libby Smith who will share some of his valuable experiences.

 

Our guest speaker Live Conversation: "My Journey as a Visually Impaired Artist". 

 

The event will be Live Streamed in YouTube on Friday 18 February 2022 Night at 7:00 Pm. For more information and the Live Streaming Window, please click the button below: 


Open Light Project Art Exhibition @ UCF 

1 February 2022 - 31 March 2022

Library picture credit : Nick Leyva    Copyright: ©University of Central Florida

We are a group of UCF engineering students supported by faculty working on understating the visually impaired community and designing viable solutions to improve their lives and accessibility. The Art Exhibition in the library is part of our social component, to raise awareness among people who get in contact with art and the information presented in the modern art installation. 

 

Students will exhibit  their genuine expressions of art in support of the visually impaired community at the same time with professional artist who showed interest in our cause and are exhibiting as well. 

 

Guest Professional Artists:

 

* Master Painter Alberto Quintero 

* Master Painter Tania Michell Torres 

* Master Painter Yaneth Monsalve 

* UCF student ECE Natalia Botero 

* UCF student painter Homero Daniel Rodríguez 

* Collective of 70 Artists from Hispanic Book-club

  (Tertulia 4 Gatos

 

Open Light Project Art Exhibition will be displayed:

During normal Library operation schedule. 

From: 1 February 2022 to 31 March 2022  

 

Important Information: 

If you decided to visit the library, please browse the UCF transportation service website to learn more about Parking Permits and Visitor Designated Areas. Please follow the CDC and UCF guidelines for social distancing and safety. 

 

UCF Safety 

https://www.ucf.edu/coronavirus/

 

UCF Parking Permit 

https://parking.ucf.edu/permits/visitor-permits/

 

Library Address: 

12701 Pegasus Dr, Orlando, FL 32816 Click for Google Maps directions  

 


Special Thanks to the Braille Association of Mid-Florida for providing the visually impaired community with a quality volunteer service and supporting our project with knowledge and  valuable help. 


"Tertulia 4 Gatos" is the biggest Spanish book club in Central Florida. It provides cultural and literary meetings for people to read, share thoughts and enjoy good music and art. The book club is participating with its well known nomad mural, a collective of 65 artists. Thank you very much to the Founder Maria Emma Fernandez and the Tertulianos. 


Brief Explanation about the Art Exhibition (Spanish)

Brief Explanation about the Art Exhibition (English)