News

Gallery Diet presents Nathlie Provosty, Violets Violence Silence

Through July 12, 2013. The painting exhibited, “Violets Violence Silence,” is slow and dark; it first appears as four dominant centralized circles. Yet after entering its space and submitting to its pace, the variation in the painted surface and color disrobes the image, opens into experience, my ultimate concern. My friend Greg Lindquist has called the piece a “Trojan Horse.” -Nathlie Provosty

Museums

Lowe Art Museum presents Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Latin America and the United States

From June 22 through October 13, 2013. Featuring the work of 50 Latin American artists and 21 artists from the United States, Pan American Modernism: Avant-Garde Art in Latin America and the United States explores, for the first time at the Lowe, the rich visual dialogue that exists between objects produced by artists working in 13 countries in North, South and Central … +

Literature

Meet Arthur Rosenfeld reading and signing Tai Chi: The Perfect Exercise

Books & Books, Coral Gables. June 27, 2013, 8:00 p.m. Tai Chi: The Perfect Exercise is an introduction to, and argument for, the relevance of tai chi in the modern world. Written with a novelist’s voice and augmented by fine-art, black-and-white photographs and clear instructional diagrams, the book introduces this ancient, Taoist practice enjoyed by millions worldwide as a curative, longevity practice, … +

Cinema

Cinema Italy presents the film Centochiodi

Tower Theatre. June 28, 2013, 6:30 p.m. Cinema Italy, the company dedicated to promote Italian film in Miami and organizers of the Italian Film Festival, presents its monthly screening at the Tower Theater featuring the film Centochiodi, (100 Nails) directed by Ermanno Olmi.

Cinema

Miami Beach Cinematheque presents I Killed My Mother

Directed by Xavier Dolan / Canada / 2009 / US release 2013 / 96 min. From June 28 through July 3, 2013. Focusing on the relationship between Hubert Minel (Xavier Dolan), a 16-year-old Quebecois living in suburban Montreal, and his single mother Chantale (Anne Dorval), I Killed My Mother beautifully captures the anxieties of a mother-son relationship.

Events

International Hispanic Theatre Festival

From July 11 through 28, 2013. The International Hispanic Theatre Festival (IHTF) of Miami, presented by Teatro Avante, American Airlines, the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts and Teatro Prometeo of Miami Dade College, celebrates its twenty-eighth season in the company of distinguished theatre groups from Latin America and Spain, as well as the United States, at various venues in Miami-Dade … +

News

Emerson Dorsch presents Intro by Alan Gutierrez

Works on view by Freya Powell in the Project Room and Carolyn Salas in the Atrium.Through July 20, 2013. Emerson Dorsch is pleased to present INTRO, the debut exhibition by Miami-based artist Alan Gutierrez. Containing painting, sculpture, and video, INTRO takes cues from principals of experimental theater and the memory-play format, setting the stage for an exhibition in awareness of itself and … +

Cinema

Miami Beach Cinematheque presents the film M

Directed by Fritz Lang / Germany / 1931 / 11 mins.June 27, 2013, 8:00 & 8:30 p.m. Fritz Lang’s classic story of a child murderer brought to justice is now available in a brand-new 2k restoration. Peter Lorre stars as Hans Beckert, a recently released asylum inmate with a compulsion to kill little girls.

Architecture

Local artist Jessy Nite opens a new Design, Illustration and Typographic Studio

June 2013. Creative Jessy Nite is opening the Nite Writer, a typographic studio dedicated to hand-lettering, type and illustration. Launching at NiteWriter.co, Nite has produced an interactive pan and scan portfolio that allows viewers to explore the gamut of her hand-drawn typeface and design capabilities. Best known for her fine and public art projects, Nite Writer was conceived as an extension of … +

News

Miami Dade College’s Museum of Art + Design presents A Poetic Reality: Magical Realism of the CINTAS Fellows Collection

Through September 21, 2013. The Miami Dade College (MDC) Museum of Art + Design will present A Poetic Reality: Magical Realism of the CINTAS Fellows Collection. Stewards of the collection since 2011, the Museum is located within the College’s historic Freedom Tower and it is free and open to the public Wednesday to Sunday, from noon to 5:00 p.m. 

Videos

Frost Music School Audition

Video by Beau Cornelius Hello! My name is Beau Cornelius and this my audition for the Frost School of Music. I have been playing piano for Five years and have gotten into Jazz about … Watch on Youtube

Cinema

American Black Film Festival presents The Films Over Miami Showcase

Colony Theatre. June 23, 2013, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Film Life, Inc., announced that two local Miami filmmakers, Edson Jean and R. Malcolm Jones, have been chosen to compete in the Narrative Competition and the HBO Short Film Competition of the 17th Annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF). Additionally, the ABFF in partnership with the Southeast Overtown Park West Community Redevelopment … +

Events

Summer Shorts

Arsht Center. From June 7 through 30, 2013. Summer Shorts 2013, the eighteenth edition of fast and often hilarious short plays that South Florida theatre audiences have come to expect as the perfect kick-off to summer theatre, opens Friday, June 7th at the Adrienne Arsht Center. The Annual Summer Shorts Festival, playing through June 30th includes an all-new Summer Shorts production, a … +