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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Artist John Whipple in Mount Dora

Artist John Whipple’s work is being displayed at 1921 by Norman Van Aken in Mount Dora. In addition, the renowned chef will be hosting an event in honor of John Whipple as part of the Meet the Artist series at the restaurant.

John’s paintings, sculpture, and mixed media works are a fascinating mix of various art processes. The University of Central Florida graduate studied with David Passalaqua, Head of Illustration at Parsons School of Design. John’s experience includes being an art director, graphic designer, illustrator, and muralist. He is now a full-time artist and is part of a collective artist group at the well-known McRae Studios in Winter Park.

The event at 1921 by Norman Van Aken is Wednesday, June 7, 5-7pm, and will feature Whipple-inspired hors d’oeuvres and wine with the artist. Tickets are $50 person. Call 352.385.1921 for a reservation.