Museums

Juana Valdes: Terrestrial Bodies Opening and Artist Walkthrough at MDC

Oct 24, 2019

In Terrestrial Bodies, Juana Valdes considers Ptolemy’s research, expanding two-dimensional works into large installations that map a connection between the history of trade and the displacement of various cultures and people. Incorporating early cartographies and mass-produced collectible ceramic objects – sourced by Valdes from around the world– the exhibition echoes the current trend of globalization, free markets and labor production while questioning … +

Events

CP1 Painting Live at Bomb Shelter 10/6/2019. 11-6pm

Fri Sep 6, 2019. 11:00am - 6:00pm

Bomb Shelter Miami is proud to announce that Miami street artist Claudio Picasso, aka CP1 will be working on his new mural at next Sunday, October 6. 11am to 6pm. Claudio’s photo-realistic portraiture’s are often inspired in the Library of Congresses early photographic archives, and other 19th and early 20th century photo collections. His works focus on rendering, smooth gradients, shading, and … +

Performing Arts

Orchestra Miami: Mozart’s Magnificent Voyage for all ages at Alan & Diane Lieberman Theater

Oct 13, 2019

A journey back in time: Orchestra Miami presents Mozart’s Magnificent Voyage!  A dramatic story, a little bit of history and the world’s best-loved classical music set the scene in a musical adventures for all ages! This popular story in the Classical Kids series tells the story of the great composer Mozart’s young son, Karl, who longs to spend more time with his … +

Music

Florida Grand Opera presents Don Giovanni by WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART

Nov 16 - Dec 7, 2019

Don Giovanni is the story of the world’s greatest lover, Don Juan, a young, arrogant, and charismatic aristocrat, who will stop at nothing to fulfill his ravenous lust. But when a midnight seduction ends in murder, Don Giovanni soon finds himself pursued on all sides by those he has wronged in the past. This masterwork is a brilliant combination of an engrossing … +

Opportunities

Call to Artists by Innovate Grants with deadline on Nov 19, 2019

Nov 19, 2019

Innovate Grant is now accepting submissions for Fall 2019. Innovate Grant awards (2) $550.00 grants each quarter, to one Visual Artist and one Photographer. In addition to receiving a grant award, winners will be featured and recognized on our website and join a growing community of vibrant and talented artists. For more information and to apply visit https://innovateartistgrants.org Innovate Grant is a … +

Museums

Make a Zine Workshop at Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum

Oct 9, 2019, 12:30 PM

A zine-making workshop inspired by current exhibition Art after Stonewall,1969—1989. Zines are personal hand-crafted publications. Materials for the workshop will be provided. A perfect opportunity for those in the world f publications, art publications, art marketing and visual arts communication. This event is free and open to the public. RSVP

Music

SFSO: Masterworks I with Soprano Brandie Sutton at Temple Israel Miami

Nov 16, 2019, 7 PM

South Florida Symphony Orchestra will present Masterworks 1, with Soprano Brandie Sutton in a Program including BARBER: Knoxville: Summer of 1915 and Mahler’ Symphony No. 4 Hailed by The New York times for her “warm, ample voice” and “distinctive earthy coloring,” and by Opera News for her “sumptuos, mid-weight soprano,” Ms. Sutton first embraced classical music during her undergraduate studies at Oakwood … +

Events

CultureFest 305 in its 2019 Edition at HistoryMiami

Sat Nov 9, 2019

HistoryMiami Museum invites to a new edition of CultureFest 305. Music, local flavours, culture, performances, live music and more. This festival brings together the city’s finest traditional artists for a day of performances and demonstrations, craft activities for all ages, and cuisine from our favorite local restaurants. Celebrating all what makes Miami the diverse, vibrant, and extraordinary city we love! FREE with … +

Museums

Flight Into Egypt’s Permanent Exhibit Opens at The Deering Estate

Sat Oct 19, 2019

This exhibit features part of Charles Deering’s collection recorded in the 1924 inventory of gifts to his daughters. Two pre-17th century works of art originally displayed in the entrance hall in the Stone House depict variations of traditional flight into Egypt motif, the holy family’s journey to escape the violence in their homeland from King Herod. During the Reformation period (1517-1648), some … +

Music

Disney in Concert: Beauty and the Beast with Live Orchestra at Au Rene Theater

Nov 9, 2019, 7 PM

Be a guest as the South Florida Symphony Orchestra performs the score of Disney’s animated classic, Beauty and the Beast, in a live concert! Experience this full-length film, overflowing with unforgettable characters and Academy Award®-winning music (Best Original Song, Best Original Score, 1991)! Beauty and the Beast has been capturing the hearts and minds of generations old and new with its classic … +

Music

South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble presents (R)evolution at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Sat, Oct 19, 2019 - 7:00 PM

The South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble will celebrate the 50-year anniversary of the Stonewall Riots which helped to propel the Gay Rights Movement into mainstream society. Two newly commissioned pieces will be performed alongside moving works that tell the story of the LGBTQ movement thus far and where we are going next. Miss Coco Peru, drag persona from such films as Trick … +

Music

Steven Page Trio Formerly of Barenaked Ladies comes to Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Thu Oct 10, 2019

For twenty years, Steven Page was the lead singer and songwriter with Barenaked Ladies, the Toronto-based band he formed in 1988 with Ed Robertson. Known for his dynamic, physically exuberant performances, his powerful tenor, and an arsenal of songs that span the gamut between humor and pathos, Steven and the band toured the world, selling out venues ranging from Madison Square Garden … +

Visual Arts

The Deering Estate presents Material Nature, an exhibition of works by artists Alex Nuñez and Julie Davidow

Oct 2, 2019 - Jan 15, 2020

Material Nature features the work of two Miami-based painters whose works employ the textures, rhythms and patterns found in nature. Immersed in the flora and fauna of South Florida, these paintings reflect the indexical relationships to natural areas that surround them. Emerging from her residency at the Deering Estate, Alex Nuñez’s large scale abstract paintings are a mediation on her research and … +

Cinema

Invasion of the Body Snatchers at Coral Gables Art Cinema

A near-palpable sense of uncanny dread looms over the story of Miles Bennell (Kevin McCarthy), a young doctor who gradually discovers that the inhabitants of his sleepy California town are being replaced with mysteriously inhuman replicates. Adapted from a serialized novel, Don Siegel’s film would spawn several Hollywood remakes over the decades — a testament to its enduring legacy as an influential … +

Events

Talk with Octavia Yearwood at Frost Art Museum

Thu Sep 26, 2019. 3:00 - 5:00 PM

Octavia Yearwood. Yearwood is an artist, programmatic curator, author, and co-founder of This Girls Lunchbox; a social club for creative lesbian and queer Miami women. Yearwood creates and host programs for arts institutions, organizations, and companies nationally. In 2016, Yearwood was named Emerging Arts leader by Americans for the Arts and on of the top 40 black leaders by Legacy Magazine. She … +

Performing Arts

Alta Escena company presents “María Montez 100 years” at The Koubek Center

October 11th and 12th at 8:30 pm

The company Alta Escena in association with Latinos United presents “María Montez 100 años”, authored by Luis Dantes-Castillo. After presentations it the Dominican Republic and New York the play now comes to Miami. Giamilka Román plays María, while Amarilis Rodríguez plays María’s mother (Regla María Teresa), Olga Valdez and Judith Rodríguez are in the roles of María’s cousins ​​(Celeste and Ela) together … +

Events

Alternative Facts by Paul Ramirez Jonas at MDC Museum of Art + Design

Friday, October 18, 2019 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

An interactive public performance exploring the concept of truth as a social contract. Over the course of two days in two different parts of the city, Paul Ramirez Jonas will engage the public in a series of actions that call into question commonly understood ideas about facts, authority, exchange, value, and trust. Paul Ramírez Jonas is a contemporary artist and arts educator whose … +

Events

Chief curator’s tour at the Frost Museum of Art

Oct 8, 2019 at 01:00 pm - 02:00 pm

Join Chief Curator, Dr. Amy Galpin and special guest Dr. Julio Capó, Jr., author of Welcome to Fairyland: Queer Miami before 1940, on a special tour of our exhibition Art after Stonewall, 1969-1989. The exhibition focuses on both the work of openly LGBTQ artists as well as the practices of artists engaged with newly emerging queer subcultures. Following the tour, please join … +

Cinema

Coral Gables Art Cinema presents sci-fi action saga Promare

The first feature-length film from the acclaimed studio TRIGGER, creators of the hit series Kill la Kill and Little Witch Academia, and director Hiroyuki Imaishi (Gurren Lagann, Kill la Kill), Promare uses a bold cel-shaded visual style to tell a blistering action-adventure story, and is the spiritual successor to many of director Imaishi’s former works. Thirty years have passed since the appearance … +

Events

The Hidden Cabrera: Where the Oceans Meet exhibition tour with Martin A. Tsang

Sun Sep 29, 2019. 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

MOAD presents a series of public programs related to its current exhibition, Where the Oceans Meet. Rather than a formal sit-down lecture, MOAD presents engaging, conversational, and scholarly exhibition tours lead by a wide array of interdisciplinary experts.  While pointing to specific art work and archival material on view, Tsang sparks a conversation on “The Hidden Cabrera,” highlighting Cabrera’s biography and research methods. Where the Oceans Meet is an exhibition of modern and contemporary art that resonates with … +

Events

TALKS: Exile Today: Miami, Becoming the Magic City.

Thursday, October 31, 2019. 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Exile Experience will present Exile Today, a series of interdisciplinary conversations with distinguished individuals from the realms of art, science, business, and entertainment that examine exile from contemporary perspectives. For the inaugural series, Exile Today: Conversations with Carlos Alberto Montaner, acclaimed author, speaker, and intellectual Carlos Alberto Montaner will moderate discussions that will investigate the Cuban experience in the United States. The first rendition of Exile Today will kick off with “Miami, Becoming the Magic City,” focused on … +

Events

Deep Dive with Viviana Dominguez: Saving and Preserving Material Culture

Thu Oct 03, 2019 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Kislak Center at MDC Special Collections is launching Deep Dive, a series of scholarly lectures, panel discussions, and interactive presentations focused on single topics relevant to the history of the early Americas and the conservation of primary source materials. Participants and programming will come from a consortium formed among MDC, the University of Miami, the University of Pennsylvania, and the Library … +

Cinema

Coral Gables Art Cinema presents Hamlet by Dir. Lyndsey Turner

Sep 27 - 29, 2019

Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, Doctor Strange) plays the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. Now seen by over 900,000 people worldwide, the original broadcast returns to cinemas to mark National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralyzed by the task ahead, Hamlet (Benedict Cumberbatch) rages … +

Music

Chiaroscuro: Frost Chorale at Gusman Concert Hall

Fri Oct 25, 2019

Frost’s new Director of Choral Activities, Amanda Quist, leads the Frost Chorale in an evening of choral masterworks. The performance features Pulitzer Prize winner Caroline Shaw’s To the Hands, a work that not only follows up on Dieterich Buxtehude’s Membra Jesu Nostri, but also Emma Lazarus’s The New Colossus, the poem on the Statue of Liberty. UM Gusman Concert Hall Amanda Quist, … +