Opportunities

Horror Makeup 101

Tue 26 Sep, 2017

Get ready for Halloween or your next cosplay contest! Join makeup artist Heather Green as she demonstrates the techniques you need for basic horror makeup creations. Space is limited. Please contact the branch for registration information. Best for ages 12 – 18. Tuesday, September 26, 6 p.m. Miami Lakes Branch Made possible by the Town of Miami Lakes Educational Advisory Board.

Architecture

Double Vision at The Wolfsonian

Fri 6 Oct, 2017 - Sun 1 Apr, 2018

Graphic design helps establish a visual identity—a brand—for a client. At the same time, it can express the designer’s individual creativity. To explore this dual nature of graphic identity, Vienna-based design studio Seite Zwei transforms The Wolfsonian’s façade and lobby with typefaces, abstract forms, and color schemes derived from the work of Julius Klinger, one of the pioneering graphic artists of the … +

Music

Mad Cat Live! performs Black Sabbath Vol. 4 at The Fillmore Miami Beach

Thu 12 Oct, 2017 - Sun 15 Oct, 2017

The popular Mad Cat Live! band returns for Halloween with Black Sabbath’s Vol. 4. Mad Cat Live! band consists of Darren Bruck, Fritz Dorigo, Erik Fabregat, Nabedi Osorio, and Steph Taylor. Sabbath just finished up their official farewell tour in January 2017. This October 2017, an homage to their music and theatrics comes to life with an extensive live set by Mad … +

Dance

Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida presents LATIN BRAVURA

From Sat 7 Oct through Sun 15 Oct, 2017

Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida, under the direction of Vladimir Issaev, will be opening its 20th season with an exciting repertoire. The company will feature two new important works for the company: “Nuestros Valses” by Venezuelan choreographer Vicente Nebrada. This piece has been performed by some of the most important international ballet companies in the US, South America and Europe. Considered the … +

Museums

Bass Museum of Art: Pascale Marthine Tayou’ Beautiful

Sun 8 Oct, 2017 - Mon 2 Apr, 2018

Beautiful presents Marthine Tayou’ work made in the last decade. Visitors will navigate between stacked arabic pots, Colonnes Pascale (2012), and encounter Tayou’s colorful Fresque de Craies (2015), constructed of hundreds of chalk pieces arranged beneath West African colon tourist figures, gold foil, and plastic eggs. The exhibition fluidly transforms and recasts the viewer’s understanding of materials, objects, and narratives. Mediating between … +

Visual Arts

Abigail DeVille at ICA’ Sculpture Garden

Through Sun 28 Oct, 2018

Abigail DeVille is known for her dense, formless installations that involve deep engagement with the history of violence against marginalized people and places. For Lift Every Voice and Sing (amerikanskie gorki) (2017), DeVille created a hybrid structure inspired by the history of the United States whose form is based on sources as diverse as the Great Seal of the United States; the … +

Cinema

The Coppolas Palo Alto/Candy #3 at Miami Beach Cinémathèque

Thu 14 Sep, 2017 - Thu 28 Sep, 2017

The Coppolas: Palo Alto (Directed by Gia Coppola) brings a shy, sensitive April,  the class virgin, torn between an illicit flirtation with her soccer coach Mr. B and an unrequited crush on sweet stoner Teddy. Emily, meanwhile, offers sexual favors to every boy to cross her path – including both Teddy and his best friend Fred, a live wire without filters or … +

Cinema

Film From the Land of the Moon at Miami Beach Cinématèque

Through Sun 10 Sep, 2017

Based on the international best-selling novel and starring Academy Award winner Marion Cotillard, From the Land of the Moon (Cannes Film Festival Official Selection) is the classic story of a free-spirited woman fighting for passionate dreams of true love against all odds. The film is directed by Nicole Garcia (France), 2017/2hrs. It will be screened in French with English subtitles. Gabrielle (Cotillard) … +

Events

ARTWALK Downtown Hollywood

Sat 16 Sep, 2017

Downtown Hollywood ARTWALK happens the 3rd Saturday of every month including art gallery visits, live music and murals’ creation in situ as well as mural tours. In this edition will be launched an Artisan Market featuring pop-up shops, artist showcases, handmade items, local purveyors, vintage shopping and boutique goods. (Located between Harrison Street and Tyler Street on 20th Avenue) A guided tour … +

Announcements

NAEMI (Albizu University) presents OUTSIDER ART

Mon 25 Sep, 2017

OUTSIDER ART exhibits Misleidys Castillo, Isaac Crespo, Sebastián Ferreira, Damián Valdés Dilla, and Boris Lopez’ works.  Produced by untrained artists often recovering from mental illnesses who are typically distant from the conventional art world -these  30 pieces-  represent honesty and passion from an often ignored and misunderstood part of the population. Outsiders in a world in which art is produced and experienced … +

Design

Austrian Design through Julius Klinger/Seite Zwei at The Wolfsonian–FIU

Fri 6 Oct, 2017 - Sun 1 Apr, 2018

FIU unveils a pair of graphic design presentations, historic and contemporary, under the shared theme of “identity.” Exhibition Julius Klinger: Posters for a Modern Age presents the work of this pioneer graphic artist of the early 20th century, being the first U.S. solo show devoted to the designer. Complementing Julius Klinger is Double Vision, a two part contemporary installation by Vienna based … +

Museums

Ugo Rondinone’ good evening beautiful blue at Bass Museum of Art

Sun 8 Oct, 2017 - Mon 19 Feb, 2018

Spanning the entirety of the museum’s newly designed second floor, good evening beautiful blue by Ugo Rondinone is part of a major multi-institution retrospective comprising works that span three decades of the artist’s practice, from the late 1990s to the present. From poetic installations in public spaces to life-size drawings, Rondinone’s work balances on the edge of euphoria and detachment. Ugo Rondinone (b. 1964, … +

Museums

Ugo Rondinone’s ‘Miami Mountain’ at The Bass Museum of Art, Miami

Sun 8 Oct, 2017

Ugo Rondinone’s Miami Mountain follows his iconic mountain series, recognizable for their brightly colored, fluorescent contrasting palates. Miami Mountain is the latest in the series and has been acquired by The Bass. The work, towering 42 feet tall, is permanently installed in Collins Park, on the corner of 21st Street and Collins Avenue. It is the first of its kind to be acquired by a museum and signifies the launch of … +

Cinema

Indie Flicks presents Score: A Film Music Documentary at SMDCAC

Fri 20 Oct, 2017

SCORE: A Film Music Documentary follows the creative struggles of designing a modern soundtrack from scratch, featuring some of cinema’s most recognized names in film music. SCORE explores the power and influence of film scores in the modern world while revealing the evolution of sound and how composers assemble music the complements a picture to achieve powerful reactions from worldwide audiences. Classroom … +

Events

Miami Broward One Carnival 2017

Fri 29 Sep, 2017 - Mon 9 Oct, 2017

Miami Broward One Carnival (MBOC) celebrations begin every year the week before Columbus Day in October. It kicks off with the MBOC Junior Carnival on the Sunday before Carnival Sunday, followed by the Kings, Queens and Individuals Show and Competition and the Steelband Panorama competition on Friday of Columbus Day weekend. The official MBOC J’Ouvert is held on Saturday morning of Columbus … +

Visual Arts

R & R STUDIOS FLOWER POWER, 2017 Site-specific intervention

Fri 8 Sep, 2017 - Fri 15 Dec, 2017

Fringe Projects is pleased to present FLOWER POWER, a monumental site-specific installation in Miami’s downtown by Miami-based collective R & R Studios. Roberto Behar & Rosario Marquardt of R & R Studios are among Miami’s most internationally celebrated interdisciplinary practitioners connecting art, architecture, and design. FLOWER POWER appropriates the form and function of a flag by inhabiting one of the largest existing … +

Visual Arts

Perfect Stranger at Pérez Art Museum Miami

Fri 3 Nov, 2017 - Sun 4 Mar, 2018

This is the first major career survey of the work of Dara Friedman (b. 1968, Bad Kreuznach, Germany; lives in Miami). Friedman is best known for film and video installations that combine the techniques and principles of structuralist filmmaking with a strong emotional charge and an intuitive approach to subject matter. Her work unravels cinematic conventions, laying bare the materiality and mechanics … +