Cinema

The Rocky Horror Picture Show in O Cinema Miami Beach

Oct 23, 2015

In this cult classic, sweethearts Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon), stuck with a flat tire during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter (Tim Curry), a transvestite scientist. As their innocence is lost, Brad and Janet meet a houseful of wild characters, including a rocking biker (Meat Loaf) and a creepy butler (Richard O’Brien). Through elaborate dances and … +

Museums

SYLVIEFLEURY: Eternity Now, 2015

Sylvie Fleury is known for her seductive works that re-contextualize status symbols, luxury goods and brand slogans. Eternity Now, 2015 is her latest site-specific neon, and is installed on the historic, Art Deco façade of The Bass, facing Collins Park. “Sylvie Fleury uses contemporary iconography to suggest a deeper irony,” says curator Jose Carlos Diaz. “While the museum undergoes its transformation, her … +

Events

This week Central America floods the ArtCenter

Through Oct 3rd, 2015

ArtCenter/South Florida officially kicks off the arts season with international initiatives that focus on Central America, hosting a series of events and projects in various locations throughout South Florida. Documenting Memory Rodrigo Dada | Abigail Reyes | Crack Rodriguez Curated by Lucas Arévalo Opening Reception: Wednesday, September 30 | 7-10pm On View September 30 – November 8, 2015 Documenting Memory explores how … +

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David Castillo Gallery exhibits Robert Melee: Its last move

Sep 18 - Oct 31, 2015

David Castillo Gallery is proud to present Its Last Move, a solo show by Robert Melee. Through painting, sculpture, photography, and mixed-media installations, Melee reactivates questions around materials and forms. Robert Melee’s multi-media practice finds its psychological analogues in the blurring limits between beauty and grotesquerie, nostalgia and critique. In so doing, Melee’s work suggests an alternative narrative of how and why … +

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Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU Celebrates its 20th Anniversary.

Through Oct 25, 2015

The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU is proud to present a very special exhibition in honor of its 20th Anniversary, “Vision 20/20: Looking Back/Looking Forward.” This exhibition provides a glimpse into JMOF-FIU’s collection of more than 100,000 items documenting multi-generations of Jewish families throughout Florida. Floridian Jewish Families have played an integral part in every area of the development of the Sunshine State, … +

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The Wolfsonian exhibits Paradise Found: Cuban Allure, American Seduction.

Through Aug 21, 2016

Paradise Found looks at what President William McKinley described as the close “ties of singular intimacy” that once existed between the United States and Cuba from the 1898 Spanish American War through the pre-revolutionary 1950s. Drawing on a newly acquired photographic archive, the exhibition revisits this now-distant relationship that left lasting traces in each country, from baseball and American-made cars to rumba … +

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Art Center South Florida presents Going Home by Marina Gonella

Jun 11 – Aug 2, 2015

Marina Gonella’s work explores how place affects our concept of identity. Our surroundings alter our actions, thoughts and way of life. Gonella’s pieces become a tangible and personal interpretation of her awareness of these surroundings. In her latest series, the images reflect her daily commute, driving a car presents a different way of experiencing the city than as a pedestrian. Her creative … +

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David Castillo Gallery Summer Show

Jun 10 - Aug 31, 2015

David Castillo Gallery is presenting its summer show including pieces of some artists represented by the gallery such as Francie Bishop Good, Adler Guerrier, Fabian Peña , Pepe Mar, Susan Lee-Chun and Jillian Mayer, but also featuring Gamaliel Rodriguez and Kelley Johnson. With a range from paintings to sculptures the show holds a view around the contemporary criticism and identity closely related … +

Museums

The Seventh Day: Revisiting Shabbat at the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU

Apr 14 – Oct 25, 2015

In Jewish tradition, one of the pillars of Jewish practice, Sabbath, or Shabbat, is observed in many ways, including going to synagogue, cooking a special meal, resting from work or physical activity and reflecting on life outside of our daily routines. The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU presents an exhibition, The Seventh Day: Revisiting Shabbat, that features contemporary and often provocative depictions of … +

Museums

Jewish Museum Of Florida Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

Mar 31 - Oct 25, 2015

The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU presents a very special exhibition in honor of its 20th Anniversary, Vision 20/20: Looking Back/Looking Forward. This exhibition provides a glimpse into JMOF-FIU’s collection of more than 100,000 items documenting multi-generations of Jewish families throughout Florida. Floridian Jewish Families have played an integral part in every area of the development of the Sunshine State, from the pioneer … +

Events

Miami International Piano Festival Discovery Series 2015

May 14th - May 17th, 2015

The Discovery Series introduces our audience to four extraordinary artists: Rachel Cheung from China, Raluca Stirbat from Romania, eighteen year old piano and cello prodigy Sarina Zhang, and Russian virtuoso Leonid Egorov. The Discovery Series concludes on May 17, 2015 with a special performance of piano transcriptions from operas and are partnering this evening with Miami’s acclaimed Vocal Studio of Manny Perez. … +

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Matter: The Fundamental Particles at ArtCenter/South Florida

May 6, 2015. 7-10pm

For this Art@CMS exhibition, works were selected from artist/scientist collaborations as well as video artists who were invited to create pieces inspired by the Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment. The CMS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is the world’s largest and most powerful particle accelerator, at CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics that sits astride the Franco-Swiss border near … +

Events

LINCOLN ROAD SOCIAL CLUB

May 2, 2015, 7-11 pm

Come to celebrate ArtCenter’s history, its future and the closing of its iconic 800-810 building. Enjoy drinks and appetizers and dance the night away with DJ Jody McDonald! Lincoln Road Social Club will take you back to the 80s & 90s on Lincoln Road for one night only! We invite you to an underground closing party to discover a piece of Lincoln … +

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FUNDarte presents Out in the Tropics 2015

May 5 - May 9, 2015

Now in its sixth edition, FUNDarte’s Out in the Tropics is a unique, daring, and artistically outstanding performance festival featuring work by some of today’s most innovative and relevant GLBTQ artists, including Chely Lima, M Lamar, Marga Gomez, Caridad Svich and John Moletress of force/collision. Out In The Tropics 2015 starts with a poetry reading by Miami’s own Chely Lima followed by … +

Architecture

Inaugural Home Show Exhibit Allows Viewers to Fully Understand Artists Intentions and Become, "At Home with Art"

March 27-30, 2015

From North Miami’s The Fountainhead Studios to the South’s Deering Estate at Cutler, 7 uniquely curated exhibits will represent a sample of the diversity and range of art available close to home. 22 artists along with art districts spokespersons and interior designers will be on hand to discuss how art can be used as the departure point for a design concept in … +

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Miami International Film Festival 32nd Edition

March 6 – 15, 2015

Now in its 32nd year, the Miami International Film Festival is 10 days of provocative cinema and fabulous parties attended by guests from around the globe. Love the red carpet? See a CINEDWNTWN gala screening . Like films about food? Sink your teeth into one of our mouth-watering Culinary Cinema pairings. Can’t get enough of the Oscars? Attend a master class with … +

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David Castillo Gallery presents 12th Man by Wendy White

Feb13 - Mar 31, 2015

In these new works, Wendy White expands her interest in the psychological connection between art and athletics by way of extreme fandom, corporate branding, and the emotional sacrifice of the professional athlete. The title, 12th Man, refers to the fan — the extra "player" who potentially helps determine the fate of the team — and also underscores the gender-specific terminology that pervades … +

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José Lerma's Guaynabichean Odyssey at David Castillo Gallery

Dec 1, 2014 - Jan 31, 2015

David Castillo Gallery is proud to present José Lerma’s Guaynabichean Odyssey, a new series of eccentric paintings that delve into the medium’s historical role of commemorating social status, and generating myths for the wealthy and powerful. Born in Spain and raised in Puerto Rico, the artist has developed a project inspired by Spanish conquistador, Juan Ponce de León, and his search for … +

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ArtCenter's events during Art Basel in Miami Beach

Dec 3-7, 2014

Thirty Years on the Road On view through February 1, 2015 VIP Breakfast Reception: Saturday, December 6 | 9:00am – 12:00pm (by invitation) Studio Crawl: Saturday, December 6 | 7:00 – 10:00pm Thirty Years on the Road is curated by ArtCenter’s alumnus Edouard Duval-Carrié, an artist and curator based in Miami who was at the ArtCenter in the early 1990s. The exhibition … +

Art Fairs

SELECT Art Fair

Dec 2 - 7, 2014

SELECT will evolve its vision of presenting 50 + cutting edge international galleries through the curatorial direction of Tim Goossens. Previously the Assistant Curator at MoMA PS1, Goossens is the Curatorial Director of envoy enterprise in Manhattan’s Lower East Side, a Curatorial Advisor at the Clocktower Gallery, and serves on the curatorial advisory committee of SoHO House New York. Additionally, he maintains … +

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David Castillo Gallery presents José Lerma: Guaynabichean Odyssey

Dec 1, 2014 - Jan 31, 2015

David Castillo Gallery is proud to present a new series of eccentric paintings of José Lerma that delve into the medium’s historical role of commemorating social status, and generating myths for the wealthy and powerful. Born in Spain and raised in Puerto Rico, the artist has developed a project inspired by Spanish conquistador, Juan Ponce de León, and his search for the … +

Events

Miami Short Film Festival 13th Edition!

Dec 5th - 12th, 2014

Miami Short Film Festival celebrates its 13th edition taking place at Paragon Grove 13 Theaters and the Miami Beach Cinematheque on the week of December 5th-12th, 2014. This annual edition will bring an array of more than 90 internationally acclaimed short films representing over 35 countries from different genres such as Documentaries, Experimental, Fiction, Animation, Music Videos among other diverse categories. The … +

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World Erotic Art Museum presents Erotikostabi: Works by Mark Kostabi.

Dec 1, 2014. 9:00 pm

Home of the largest collection of fine erotic art in America. Depicting the Art of Love and Love in Art, the collection is worldwide and wonderful, ageless and timeless. Over 20 rooms & 12,000 square feet to explore. The priceless private collection dates from antiquities to contemporary times and shows all cultures, art mediums and lifestyles in a tasteful historic time line. … +

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PAMM UNDER CONSTRUCTION: Photographs by Daniel Azoulay

Nov 6 - Jan 9, 2015

THE EXHIBIT "PAMM, UNDER CONSTRUCTION" features photographs by Daniel Azoulay of the recently completed Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), when it was under construction. The museum was designed by the architecture firm, Herzog & de Meuron from Switzerland with the intention to convey a fluent connection between the subtropical site and its architecture. The photographs by Daniel will tell the story of … +