Visual Arts

Art Miami presents Art New York on Pier 94

Art Miami is presenting the third edition of Art New York and the second edition of CONTEXT New York at Pier 94 from May 3 through May 7, 2017. The sister art fairs — showcasing artwork from more than 150 galleries representing nearly 1,200 artists from 50 countries — effectively launch the New York Art Week. Art New York provides a fresh alternative for acquiring … +

Cinema

Miami Beach Premiere Engagement! THE STUDENT by Kirell Serebrennikov

FRI, JUN 09, 6:45p: Miami Premiere Engagement! Cannes Film Festival Un Certain Regard THE STUDENT Directed by KIRELL SEREBRENNIKOV/Russia/2017/118mins. With Pyotr Skvortsov, Aleksandra Revenko, Viktoriya Isakova      After Venya’s mother receives a call from school reporting her son’s refusal to participate in mixed swimming lessons, she first suspects her teenager of being shy and derides his claim that it is “against his … +

Music

St. Hugh-Steinway Concert Series presents Anna Litvinenko and Roberto Berrocal

Fri 28 Apr, 2017

Virtuoso Cellist ANNA LITVINENKO and ROBERTO BERROCAL play Poulenc, De Falla and Golijov. Anna Litvinenko, American cellist of Cuban and Ukrainian heritage, began her cello studies with her father Konstantin Litvinenko at the age of six, and from a young age gained recognition at competitions, giving solo recitals, and appearing as a soloist with orchestras like the Miami Symphony, the New World … +

Cinema

"SPEAKING IN CINEMA #12" THE DEATH OF LOUIS XIV with Special Guests Director Albert Serra, Film Comment Critic & Filmmaker Yonca Talu, hosted by Miami Film Critic Hans Morgenstern (28 Apr 2017)

  FRI, APR 28, 7:30p film, (THE DEATH OF LOUIS XIV) and 9:30p Q&A: “S P E A K I N G   I N   C I N E M A  #12” A series of events at MBC celebrating cinema as a art-form With special guests Director ALBERT SERRA & Film Comment Film Critic & Filmmaker YONCA TALU Hosted by Miami Film … +

Cinema

Miami Premiere Engagement GRADUATION by Cristian Mungiu (05 May 2017)

FRI, MAY 05, 6:45p: Miami Premiere Engagement! GRADUATION (Bacalaureat) Directed by CRISTIAN MUNGIU/Romania/2017/2hr, 8mins. With Adrien Titieni, Maria Dragus, Lia Bugnar, Vlad Ivanov   Acclaimed filmmaker Cristian Mungiu (4 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days) returns with this searing human saga about a father driven to extremes in order to protect his daughter’s future. Romeo Aldea (Adrian Titieni) is a seemingly honest doctor … +

Cinema

Miami Film Festival Titles Recognized at 2017 Goya Awards

With the Goya Awards taking place just a few days away, we’re excited to be cheering on five titles that screened at the 2016 Miami Film Festival & Miami Film Festival’s GEMS, as well as four highly anticipated films that will premiere at the 34th annual Miami Film Festival in March:  Smoke & Mirrors, Maria (and Everybody Else), Don’t Blame on Your … +

Cinema

A Call to Action from Your Film Festival

What defunding the NEA would mean to Miami Dade College Cultural programs? The White House proposed budget for FY2018 officially recommends the complete defunding of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). At Miami Dade College (MDC), we strongly believe that arts have the power to enable people to see beyond their differences. Because of this, and for more than 50 years, MDC … +

Cinema

GRADUATION by Cristian Mungiu

Fri 5 May, 2017 - Fri 12 May, 2017

FRI, MAY 05, 9p: Miami Premiere Engagement! GRADUATION (Bacalaureat) Directed by CRISTIAN MUNGIU/Romania/2017/2hr, 8mins. With Adrien Titieni, Maria Dragus, Lia Bugnar, Vlad Ivanov   Acclaimed filmmaker Cristian Mungiu (4 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days) returns with this searing human saga about a father driven to extremes in order to protect his daughter’s future. Romeo Aldea (Adrian Titieni) is a seemingly honest doctor … +

Cinema

Miami Premiere celebrating The National Holiday of Argentina: ARREO

SAT, MAY 13, 6:30p: Miami Premiere Engagement! Special Screening with Q&A with Director Tato Moreno & Producer Claudia Gaynor In celebration of the National Holiday of Argentina in collaboration with the Consulate General of Argentina in Miami ARREO Directed by TATO MORENO/2016/Argentina/1 hr, 33mins. Produced by Tato Moreno and Claudia Gaynor With Juana Maria Moyano, Eliseo Parada, José Abel Parada, Facundo Parada ARREO … +

Editorial

Indie Cinema Profile: Meet Tower Theater Miami

Chances are if you’re a film buff or happen to frequent Little Havana, you have attended at film at the Tower Theater. Hopefully you have, given that it is an institution in Miami’s film community. Not only is it a site for screenings during the yearly Miami Film Festival (taking place this year March 3-12), but they also screen award-winning and retrospective … +

Editorial

Truth Seeker Laurie Anderson Captivates Packed House at Frost Art Museum FIU

It was a packed house recently when the internationally renowned experimental composer and performance artist Laurie Anderson spoke at the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at FIU. Anderson spoke as part of the Steven & Dorothea Green Critics’ Lecture Series. The room broke out in rousing applause as Anderson, with her hair in a small bun atop her head and dressed … +

News

Arsht Center Announces New Broadway Season

  Excitement filled the air as season subscribers and other VIP guests milled around the lobby and then took their seats for the recent ArtsLaunch event at the Arsht Center for the Performing Arts. The VIP event was a first look at the upcoming 2017-18 Broadway in Miami series, the 12th presented at the Arsht, as hints were dropped about a few … +

Events

Miami Arts Marketing Project Labs Continue at Arsht Center through April

The Miami Arts Marketing Project (MAMP) is a collaborative high impact series that provides an entry into the latest trends in arts marketing, innovation and exploration of new partnerships and audiences. This cross industry gathering of the creative economy continues into Spring. Last month, marketing and social media individuals from arts organization gathered at the Arsht to partake in sessions, where they … +

Dance

Vienna comes to Miami in 
Karen Peterson & Dancer’s “Scrutiny”


May 11 & 12 at Miami-Dade County Auditorium

International Mixed Ability Dance Collaboration with Austria’s LizArt Productions What makes a person or object physically beautiful? How do our ideas of what makes compelling contemporary dance change when people with disabilities are fully included on stage? Together, Miami’s Karen Peterson and Dancers (KPD) and Austria’s LizArt Productions (LAP) dive into these questions, and address the state of the world today, in … +

Museums

Hew Locke: For Those in Peril on the Sea

Fri 16 Jun, 2017 - Sun 26 Aug, 2018

Photo by Daniel Azoulay. Friday, June 16, 2017 to Sunday, August 26, 2018Hew Locke, <em>For Those in Peril on the Sea</em>, 2011. Collection Pérez Art Museum Miami, museum purchase with funds from the Helena Rubinstein Foundation Challenge Grant. Reproduced with the permission of the artist. Photo by Daniel Azoulay.Description: Hew Locke: For Those in Peril on the Sea is organized by PAMM … +

Museums

Dara Friedman: Perfect Stranger

Fri 20 Oct, 2017 - Sun 4 Mar, 2018

Dara Friedman, Bim Bam,1999 16mm film installation with two slot-loading projectors and sound Dimensions variable Friday, October 20, 2017 to Sunday, March 4, 2018Dara Friedman, <em>Poetry Project,</em> 2016. Four-channel video projection with sound. Courtesy the artist and Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York ©Dara Friedman, courtesy the artist and Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New YorkDescription: Dara Friedman: Perfect Stranger is organized by PAMM Curator … +