Museums

Ruth Gruber: Photojournalist at Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU

Through Sun 7 Jan, 2018

This exhibition celebrates the remarkable life of the 20th century pioneer and trailblazer, Ruth Gruber, born in Brooklyn on September 30, 1911. Gruber became the youngest PhD in the world at age 20, before going on to become an international foreign correspondent and photojournalist. With her boundless empathy and razor sharp intellect, a Hermes typewriter and a camera as her tools, Gruber … +

Museums

The Wolfsonian–FIU Museum: Selling the Golden Leaf

Through Sun 1 Apr, 2018

The Wolfsonian–FIU Museum exhibits Selling the Golden Leaf: Exoticism in Tobacco Advertising. This exhibition reveals how early twentieth-century tobacco companies pitched their products through association with tropical landscapes, colonial adventures, and non-Western peoples. The installation, drawn from The Wolfsonian–FIU Library’s collection, includes advertisements, labels, and books that relied on colorful, eye-catching images made possible by the advent of new printing technologies at the … +

Cinema

Living Together’ Performances/Film Series at MDC Museum of Art + Design

Through Mon 15 Oct, 2018

Miami Dade College Museum of Art and Design launches Living Together, a six-month-long, cross-disciplinary series of performance art, film and video screenings, talks, and workshops held in venues across the greater Miami area and reflecting the cultural, social, and political realities of how we live now. Living Together  Performance Series will include performances and talks by some of the most acclaimed artists … +

Museums

Creative Arts 4 Kids at MOCA

Sat 4 Nov, 2017 - Sat 5 May, 2018

Creative Arts 4 Kids happens the first Saturday of every month from 2 PM. Kids ages 6-12 are invited to tour MOCA exhibitions and learn about the elements of art by painting, drawing and sculpting in the style of renowned artists. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to stay and create with their children. There is a fee of $12 per class and … +

Museums

PAMM exhibits Steve McQueen: End Credits

Fri 17 Nov, 2017 - Sun 11 Mar, 2018

Steve McQueen (b. 1969, London; lives in Amsterdam and London) is a film director, producer, screenwriter, and video artist, whose work focuses on historical narratives, politics, race, and other themes concerning a deep social consciousness. In the video installation End Credits, (2012–2016) McQueen pays homage to the African American singer, actor, and Civil Rights activist Paul Robeson (1898–1976). An anti-imperialist committed to … +

Museums

From the truer world of the other: Typewriter Art at PAMM

Fri 17 Nov, 2017 - Sun 15 Apr, 2018

From the truer world of the other: Typewriter Art from the PAMM Collection features the work of approximately 15 individuals—including Carl Andre, Henri Chopin, Dom Sylvester Houédard, d.a. levy, Françoise Mairey, and Gustave Morin—the exhibition explores how artists and poets have transformed the typewriter, a machine for office work, into a tool for experimental artistic and poetic expression. Harnessing the machine’s inherent … +

Museums

The Bass Museum of Art is back since Oct 29

The Bass Museum of Art reopened doors on Oct 29, 2017, having a free admission day. This Miami Beach’s contemporary art museum focuses on exhibitions of international contemporary art, presenting mid-career and established artists.  It incorporates disciplines of contemporary culture, such as design, fashion and architecture. Recognized for organizing the first solo museum exhibitions in the United States of international artists such … +

Museums

Symposium around Artist Edouard Duval-Carrié’ Metamorphosis at MOCA

Sat 4 Nov, 2017

MOCA North Miami holds a Symposium around artist Edouard Duval-Carrié’ exhibition Metamorphosis. Including introduction, discussions and remarks in the context of Caribbean Arts and the curatorial process of this solo show, several invitees such as professors: Alfredo Rivera (Grinnell College);  Anthony Bogues, (Brown University);  Erica James  and  Jerry Philogene will be present during the symposium; as well as Edouard Duval-Carrié himself. Duval-Carrié … +

Announcements

Pianist Ludovico Einaudi at the Arsht Center! ESSENTIAL EINAUDI

Through Sun 22 Oct, 2017

Balancing film and classical music, the artistry of Italian composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi puts a premium on melody. At his Arsht Center premiere, he will present an anthology of his greatest successes, including compositions for the films Intouchables, Black Swan and Mommy as well as a compilation of works from his latest album, Elements. Luminous, emotive, effortlessly lyrical and always supremely … +

Announcements

Zubin Mehta and the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra return to the Arsht Center!

Sun 5 Nov, 2017

The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra has dedicated itself to presenting the world’s greatest music to audiences in Israel and around the world, and you won’t want to miss this inspiring program. Also, IPO’s beloved music director, Zubin Mehta, has announced he will retire in 2019, so don’t miss one of your last chances to see him conduct! Learn a bit more about this concert’s … +

Announcements

Sir James Galway and the Frost Symphony Orchestra at the Arsht Center!

Fri 27 Oct, 2017

Sir James Galway, a.k.a. ‘The Man with the Golden Flute,’ performs with the University of Miami’s Frost Symphony Orchestra in this exciting program! This living legend of flute is a consummate performer whose appeal transcends all musical boundaries. He tours all of the world performing with many of the world’s top orchestras and conductors, and he has also collaborated on film soundtracks … +

Announcements

Kemal Gekic piano recital at the Deering Estate

Friday, October 20 at 8:00 p.m.

The South Florida Chapter of the American Liszt Society and Deering Estate present a piano recital on Friday, October 20 at 8:00 p.m. at the Deering Estate. Part of a multi-season Liszt Piano Series, the evening features world-renowned and South Florida-based powerhouse pianist Kemal Gekić with an unforgettable evening of pianistic fireworks. The concert takes place in the historic Stone House Ballroom. … +

Dance

Breakin’ Convention Miami 2017. WORLD’S BIGGEST FESTIVAL OF HIP-HOP DANCE!

October 20 & 21 @ 7:30 p.m. | Knight Concert Hall

Don’t miss an INTERNATIONAL explosion of Hip-Hop dance groups from all over the world—France, the U.K., South Africa, Las Vegas PLUS the top Miami B-Boy/B-Girl crews! DJ Heron, Thirstin Howl III and Grandmaster Dee (Whodini) join forces with Jonzi D to bring the world’s biggest Hip-Hop dance festival, Breakin’ Convention Miami, to the 305. Curated and co-hosted by UK Hip-Hop pioneer Jonzi … +

Music

Arts Garage presents Polly Gibbons in Concert

Sat 4 Nov, 2017

International jazz/blues singer/songwriter Polly Gibbons, who has been compared to Adele and Gregory Porter, continues her quest of the U.S. with her third mini-tour this year. Polly has cultivated her craft and eclecticism over the past decade, performing at all the leading UK jazz clubs, international festivals and as a regular at the legendary venue Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, where she has … +

Music

Bashaum Stewart and the B-Stew Band at Arts Garage

Sun 5 Nov, 2017

Bashaum Stewart is an influential South Florida pianist and known as a first call musician on the Treasure Coast. With jazz at the forefront of his interests, he has incorporated this genre in a way that invites listeners from all age groups and tastes in his performances. Offering new and familiar tunes that people enjoy, combined with the high degree of musicianship … +

Announcements

Theater Up Close season 2017/18 at ARSHT

Thu 2 Nov, 2017 - Sun 13 May, 2018

Following 36 critically acclaimed productions and 20 Carbonell Awards, the 2017/18 lineup features four  plays from Miami’s own Zoetic Stage—including “Best Musical” Tony Award winner Fun Home—and the New York Times “Critics’ Pick” Off-Broadway hit, Small Mouth Sounds by Drama Desk Award winner Bess Wohl. This Season of Theater Up Close will include: Topdog/Underdog By Suzan-Lori Parks Directed by Stuart Meltzer November … +

Museums

Stone Levity by Artist Del Geist at Lowe Art Museum

Thu 16 Nov, 2017 - Sun 29 Apr, 2018

Environmental artist and sculptor Del Geist has been creating art in the public realm for more than thirty years. Using the natural world and its materials as his palette, Geist has developed major site-specific sculptures and installations throughout the U.S., Europe, and Asia. Along with his significant public commissions, Geist has created innumerable intimately-scaled works over the course of his distinguished career. … +

Visual Arts

Durban Segnini Gallery: Eduardo Ramirez-Villamizar

Wed 15 Nov, 2017 - Thu 1 Feb, 2018

 Artist Eduardo Ramírez Villamizar was born in Pamplona, Colombia in 1923. His endeavors began in abstract painting and then gradually evolved into geometric sculpture by the way of white, monochrome reliefs. In 1956, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) purchased one of his pieces. Back in Colombia later that year, the artist started creating very large public reliefs, the first of their … +

Announcements

Albizu University in collaboration with Patricia Jimenez Art Space present: Ernesto Capdevila’s The Game

Thu 12 Oct, 2017. 7:00 - 10:00pm

Albizu University and Patricia Jimenez Art Space present the exhibition THE GAME, featuring works by Ernesto Capdevila. THE GAME consists of a selection of Capdevila’s most recent series of sculptures and gets its title from one of the pieces on display which depicts a golfer swinging at human heads instead of golf balls. Capdevila calls these works “stuff” instead of “sculptures” because … +