Cinema

Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s

O Cinema Miami Shores. From June 7 through 9, 2013. Now audiences get a rarified chance to peek behind the backroom doors and into the reality of the fascinating inner workings and fabulous untold stories from Bergdorf Goodman’s iconic history in Matthew Miele’s Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s.

Museums

MOCA North Miami presents Picturing People: A Career Survey of Photographer Dawoud Bey

Opening reception: June 6, 2013, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.From June 7 through September 8, 2013. The Museum of Contemporary Art presents Dawoud Bey: Picturing People, an expansive career survey of the Chicago-based photographer which ranges from street encounters to formal studio portraits. Dawoud Bey is distinguished for his commitment to portraiture as a means for understanding contemporary society.

Cinema

Before Midnight

Coral Gables Art Cinema. From June 7 through 20, 2013. One of the most anticipated films of the summer, Before Midnight, will begin its South Florida First Run Engagement at the Gables Cinema on Friday, June 7, in 2K Digital Cinema Projection. The talk of the Sundance and Tribeca Film Festivals, acclaimed U.S. filmmaker Richard Linklater’s third installment of what is now … +

Literature

Meet Alan Greenberg discussing and signing Every Night The Trees Disappear and Love in Vain

Books & Books Miami Beach. June 8, 2013, 2:30 p.m. When Alan Greenberg first showed up at Werner Herzog’s Munich home at age twenty-four, he was, according to the director, the first outsider to seek him and recognize his greatness. Every Night the Trees Disappear is Alan Greenberg’s intimate chronicle of how the visionary filmmaker Werner Herzog directed a masterwork.

Cinema

The English Teacher

O Cinema Miami Shores. From May 30 through June 2, 2013. A reserved, single English teacher comes out of her shell to help a former student realize his dreams of becoming a playwright in this warm-hearted comedy with an all star cast helmed by Julianne Moore, Greg Kinner and Nathan Lane.

News

Pan American Art Projects presents Argentine Photography

Opening reception: June 1, 2013, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.From June 1 through July 6, 2013. Pan American Art Projects is presenting Argentine Photography, featuring works by Gian Paolo Minelli, Santiago Porter, Graciela Sacco, Pablo Soria, and Lucia Warck-Meister. The gallery is also showcasing two separated exhibitions on Project Rooms. In Project Room # 1 there is a selection of Latin American Photographs, … +

Literature

Meet American sculptor John Henry discussing and signing John Henry: Sculpture

Books & Books, Coral Gables. May 31, 2013, 8:00 p.m. John Henry is known worldwide for his large-scale public works of art and is currently designing the world’s tallest sculpture. With the recent collaboration between former Corcoran Museum director David C. Levy, art writer and educator Stephen Luecking, and renowned sculpture photographer David Finn, sculptor John Henry has now ventured into the … +

Museums

FrostArt presents Two New Exhibitions Focusing on Identity

June 8, 2013, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. FrostArt (The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at FIU) introduces two new exhibitions, both of which feature art as a tool to establish identity: How we see ourselves and how we perceive others, now and in the past. The two exhibitions, Six Degrees of Separate Nations: Ebony G. Patterson and Peterson Kamwathi,

Cinema

Frances Ha

Coral Gables Art Cinema. Through June 6, 2013. A universally beloved hit on the film festival circuit, including in Toronto and New York, the uniquely effervescent and hilarious Frances Ha is playing at the Coral Gables Art Cinema seven-days-a-week. Directed by the Oscar nominated Noah Baumbach (The Squid and the Whale, Greenberg), and co-written with the film’s star, indie-favorite Greta Gerwig (To … +

Music

Summer Cabaret Concert Series At The Deering Estate At Cutler

July 27 and August 31, 2013, 8:00 p.m. The Deering Estate’s Summer Cabaret Concert Series features eclectic and world music artists in the intimate setting of the historic Stone House Ballroom. The 2013 summer series kicks-off on Saturday, June 15th with Kirk Green. Kirk Green is a Jamaican born and bred musician with close to 20 years of experience in the industry.

Music

Mainly Mozart Festival

Through June 16, 2013. Miami Music Project and the Coral Gables Museum are currently presenting the 20th season of the Mainly Mozart Festival, a dynamic series of chamber concerts that are being held at the Coral Gables Museum on Saturdays and Sundays at 3:00 p.m., with the exception of the Special Festival Finale Performance on June 16, which will take place at … +

Music

The Rhythm Foundation presents Marisa Monte in Concert

Fillmore Miami Beach. June 23 and 24, 2013. In the early 1980s when rock and roll exploded in Brazil, Marisa de Azevedo Monte wanted to be an opera singer. Through her studies, she found she loved Billie Holliday and Brazilian rock as much as Maria Callas. Upon arrival at age 19 in Rome to study opera, her musical influences came together and … +