Interactive displays created by community partners. 

Get to know more about a specific culture looking at objects, fabrics, memorabilia, and talking to the creators.

Switzerland

by Crealde School of Art

 

Swiss culinary items including fondue pot, kirsch glasses, wine, cheese, etc. and commercially wrapped Lindt chocolate for visitors who interact with the booth or try the Swiss picture memory game (that introduces iconic Swiss images and culture)- Swiss national and capital Kanton flag, Swiss iconic artwork/vintage wood carvings from Brienz, lace textiles, books, photographic images, and prerecorded alpine music, and more!

India

by Henna by Priya

Clothes, Diyas (Indian clay lamps), Murtis (Temple/Mandir Idols) and flyers that provide details about music, dance, holidays, food and clothes. Display of sari and marigold decor used  as decor for weddings, temples/mandirs and their homes.

China 

by the Chinese American Association of Central Florida

Chinese calligraphy, dragons and other authentic objects. You will also learn more about local organizations under the Chinese American Association of Central Florida (CAACF): The Chinese School, The Dance Troupe and CHARGE Dragon Boat Team.

Caribbean

by Caribbean American Passport Magazine

The feathers and costumes of Carnival, the drums, steel pan that make up the cultural history of Carnival in the Caribbean.

Polynesia

by The Kava Bowl

Enjoy Tiki, Leis, War Club, Tapa Cloth, arts & crafts and musical instruments from the islands of the South Pacific ocean.

Venezuela

by JJ Art and Design Productions

Featuring cultural displays and dresses that represent the culture of Venezuela. The display will be put together as a result of the wonderful collaboration and teamwork by IslaDanza Venezuela Arte y Cultura, Sarahy Boraure Art, Play and Art Studio, and JJ Art and Design Productions.

Cultural Displays Curator

Beatriz Andrekovich