Acquire new skills, visit galleries and witness exceptional talent that proves the power of imagination!
Our smorgasbord of visual treats is sure to please! Peruse pure Disney brilliance at stunning exhibitions you’ll never forget. Visiting galleries will spotlight artists who infuse their distinctive styles into every brushstroke.
Learn the latest creative techniques and tricks of the trade during hands-on workshops and complimentary seminars with accomplished professionals—including animation drawing, flower arranging, watermelon carving and more.
Keep your eyes peeled for art-inspired photo opportunities and Festival merchandise that provides a great way to remember your visit. How’s that for fine art turned fun?
Visual Arts Highlights
Admire colorfully curated collections from Disney artists old and new!
Contemplate original works that exude nothing short of pure brilliance. These special shows provide an up-close look at the techniques that catapulted these creatives into superstardom!
Check back soon for details about the featured exhibits during this year’s Festival.
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Take your creative skills to the next level! Check out our calendar of events—and attend complimentary talks featuring popular artists and illustrators.
Expand your horizons! Enroll in an interactive workshop—or get tips from accomplished artists and craft your own artwork to take home with you.
Strike a pose for masterpiece pics against artistic backdrops.
Ready for your close-up? Cross the Delaware with George Washington, scream along with Edvard Munch and flash your best Mona Lisa smile at immersive photo stops that let you “step into” some of the most-admired artwork from around the world—located throughout World Showcase.
Take stylish selfies and snap fantastic photos of friends and family. Or, let our experienced Disney PhotoPass Photographers capture the moment for you, so you can get everyone in the picture!
Get to know the backgrounds and inspirations of the men and women who created the art on display.
Commemorate your visit with artwork and colorful gift items—it’s the perfect way to make memories last forever!
Fan the flames of inspiration! Artists representing Disney and visiting galleries will assemble during the course of the Festival to demonstrate their skills while exhibiting original art. Each week provides a unique experience for collectors as well as Disney enthusiasts to meet and greet the artists, purchase original pieces and watch creativity come to life on the spot! One-of-a-kind “Art on Demand” as well as original paintings and reproductions will be available at the Art of Disney and throughout the park. It’s easy to find a style that speaks to you—there’s a trove of aesthetic riches to choose from!
In addition, you can stop by locations throughout World Showcase and Future World for special merchandise featuring the Festival’s logo—from mugs to tee shirts, totes and more. It’s a great way to keep cherished memories alive until next year!
Festival Merchandise Locations
View all artists and samples of their work.
Show off your creative side during entertaining activities with an artistic twist!
Kids of all ages can get in on the action during Festival of the Arts with these interactive events—from a challenging scavenger hunt to the World Showcase: DestiNations Discovered tour and more.
Experience the magic of Disney animation at this fun and informative drawing class taught by actual Disney artists.
Figment’s Brush with the Masters Scavenger Hunt
Help Figment learn about art on this scavenger hunt around World Showcase!
To get started, purchase your map and stickers at Odyssey Festival Showplace, Pin Central, Disney Traders or World Traveler. Then, search for Figment hiding inside famous works of art at each World Showcase pavilion—just look for the Figment-themed picture frame. Every time you find Figment, add the corresponding sticker to the pavilion on your map.
Once your journey is complete, return your map to Disney Traders for an artful surprise!
Expression Section: A Paint by Number Mural
Head over to the World Showcase Plaza, where you can grab a paintbrush and add your personal touch to a giant mural created by Guests!
Kidcot Fun Stops
Kids of all ages can enjoy an art-filled odyssey around the world! With art supplies provided at each pavilion, kids can draw, color and collect activity cards at every country throughout World Showcase.
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