Museums

Abraham’s Farewell to Ishmael: on view at PAMM after complete restoration

Through Mon Jul 6, 2020

George Segal’s Abraham’s Farewell to Ishmael (1987) is on view for the first time since a complete restoration. Segal first began making plaster casts from live models in 1961 and was known for his figurative sculptures throughout his career. The hyperrealism of these works renders the figures familiar and emotionally resonant. He did a series of works based on biblical stories, all from the … +

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Trenton Doyle Hancock: alter ego Torpedo Boy comes to Locust Projects

Nov 16 - Feb 8, 2020

Locust Projects presents a new installation by Trenton Doyle Hancock in its Store Front and Main Gallery this fall. Supplementing his religious upbringing with comic books and Greek mythology, at the age of 10 Trenton Doyle Hancock invented Torpedo Boy — an alter ego/superhero he still uses today. Ultimately birthing his own creation myth — as played out through paintings, sculpture, drawings, prints, … +

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Billie Grace Lynn: A House Divided, (last days) at Lowe Art Museum

Through Sun Sep 15, 2019

University of Miami Associate Professor of Sculpture Billie Grace Lynn is known for creating meticulous, thought-provoking projects and interventions that address some of contemporary culture’s most pressing issues head-on. Her latest work is no exception: Featuring Lynn’s sculptural interpretation of a 26-foot tall hoodie and an 18-foot mirrored kinetic obelisk, this interactive, inter-disciplinary project invites viewers to reflect on identity politics, civic … +

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David Castillo Gallery: Vaughn Spann’ Now I lay me down to sleep

Sep 12, 2019, 6 PM

Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep includes Painting and Sculpture by Artist Vaughn Spann. Considered an artist to “keep a close eye on” by art specialists; his work has been featured in a myriad of art publications specially during 2019. This exhibition develops at the threshold between personal and political circumstance, taking as its subject the artist’s own childhood, his experience … +

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de la Cruz Collection exhibits MORE/LESS

Tue Jun 25, 2019

De la Cruz Collection reopens on Jun 25, 2019 exhibiting More/Less. Featured artists: Kathryn Andrews, Tauba Auerbach, Hernan Bas, Walead Beshty, Beshty/Walker, Mark Bradford, Joe Bradley, Dan Colen, Martin Creed, Aaron Curry,  Salvador Dalí, Peter Doig, Isa Genzken, Félix González-Torres, Mark Grotjahn, Wade Guyton, Guyton/Walker, Rachel Harrison, Arturo Herrera, Jim Hodges, Evan Holloway, Thomas Houseago, Alex Israel, Israel/Smith, Rashid Johnson, Alex Katz, … +

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Rubell Family Collection exhibits “New Acquisitions”

 Through June 22, 2019 New Acquisitions presents paintings, sculptures, and installations by 20 artists; all of the works were acquired in the last two years. Each artist featured is represented by multiple works, exhibited in individual rooms throughout the second floor. The exhibition includes new, large-scale paintings by Jonathan Lyndon Chase, the foundation’s 2018 artist-in-residence. Artists Included: Miriam Cahn / Jonathan Lyndon … +

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ICA exhibits Louise Bourgeois’ iconic fabric/clothing Sculptures

Through Sun Jan 6, 2019

One of the most important female artists of the twentieth century, Louise Bourgeois (b. 1911, Paris; d. 2010, New York) critically engaged with the topics of gender, sexuality, and domesticity across mediums and tirelessly challenged social power and hierarchies. Especially in the last two decades of her nearly seventy-year career, the artist created numerous emotionally charged fabric works that unravel personal references … +

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9 Sculptors, Types of Abstraction at Durban Segnini Gallery

Through Sun Jul 15, 2018

9 Sculptors. Types of Abstraction features the work of Artists Manolo Valdés; Waltercio Caldas; Agustí­n Cárdenas; Pablo Atchugarry;  Ramírez Villamizar; Jaildo Marinho; William Barbosa; Manuel Felguérez and Germán Botero. 9 Sculptors. Forms of Abstraction includes about twenty works that show the amplitude and richness of the sculptural forms of abstraction. Sculptures in marble, iron, and bronze, but also in aluminum, wood, and mixed … +

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Locust Projects ART ON THE MOVE: Whithervanes by Studio Rootoftwo

Through Fri Jul 20, 2018

Whithervanes are weathervanes for the twenty-first century, tracking and measuring the “climate of fear” on the internet. Installed on three rooftops in Miami, these 4ft-high, internet-connected sculptures inspired by the story of Chicken Little, come to Locust from the Detroit-based hybrid design studio rootoftwo, headed by Cezanne Charles and John Marshall. Whithervanes consists of three headless chicken sculptures, sited on rooftops in … +

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Emerson Dorsch Gallery: Opening Reception of Endless Light in an Endless Night

Wed Apr 25, 2018

Emerson Dorsch Gallery presents Endless Light in an Endless Night, an exhibition of seven new glass and light sculptures by Brookhart Jonquil. Building on previous sculptures which delved into the geometric, material, phantasmic potentials of reflection, Jonquil turns his motifs in an investigation of  “continuous cycles of expansion” and infinity. Jonquil’  sculptures take this dynamic as both the essential human drama, and … +

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ArtSpace/Virginia Miller Galleries: Bronze Sculpture & Paintings

Through feb 24, 2017

The exhibition “Culinary Adventures: Bronze Sculpture and Paintings by Luis Montoya and Leslie Ortiz,” brings two well known partners in international art circles; both have exhibited widely in leading galleries and museums, Montoya since 1972 and Ortiz since 1996. Partners since 1994, Montoya and Ortiz are the extremely rare bronze sculptors who handle every phase of their work, from design to casting … +

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Works by Freda Coffing Tschumy at Bakehouse Art Complex

Through Oct 21, 2016

For decades, locals and visitors have enjoyed Freda Coffing Tchumy’s commissioned works at Fairchild Tropical Botanical Garden (2005) and the Miami-Dade metro system University of Miami stop (1983). Strong Paintings is the first comprehensive survey on the work of this local sculptor and Master of bronze casting. The curatorial focus is put on the gestural, painterly quality of the artist’s experiments, that … +

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Fringe Projects 2016: Zenjail by artist JPW3

Sep 8 - 11, 2016

The forthcoming temporary public art commission, Zenjail by Los Angeles-based artist JPW3 is composed of cast aluminum, wood, and cut steel, Zenjail’s design echoes the form of a Japanese-style construction and the contemplative spaces found within them. The structure, marked with a checkered exterior, functions as a site of dichotomies such as peace and violence, nature and architecture, or the presence of … +

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Colorado: Locust Projects

Through Jul 30, 2016

Locust Projects presents Colorado, a new project by this year’s LAB MFA artists, Beki Basch and Laura Hughes. The exhibition consists of imagery relating to cars and the American landscape, a sculptural interpretation of the experience of taking a cross-country roadtrip. Two podiums have been conceived as commemorative portraits of Michèle Mouton, the woman who won the Pike’s Peak Hill Climb in … +

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Bass Museum of Art presents Metaforms at Collins Park

Through Jan 31, 2016

Bass Museum of Art presents Metaforms as a part of its ongoing Project “Temporary Contemporary”. Curated by Nicholas Baume, Director and Chief Curator of the Public Art Fund, 14 large scale sculptures and installations featured in Art Basel Miami’s Public sector were selected, now on view at Collins Park. Sculpture, murals, sound installations, video and other interactive works of art, interrupt people’s … +

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Carlos Alfonzo: Clay Works and Painted Ceramics at PAMM

Through Apr 24, 2016

Carlos Alfonzo’s prolific works in clay and painted ceramics are inextricably connected to the formal evolution of his large paintings and sculptures. This exhibition presents his works with clay and ceramics in the context of contemporaneous paintings, drawings and other small-scale works.The exhibition showcased the artist’s short but acclaimed career until his death at the age of 40 in 1991. Organized by … +

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Locust Projects: Sounding Room

Through April 18, 2015

Sounding Room is a collaborative installation of audio sculptures spearheaded by artists Felecia Chizuko Carlisle and Valerie George. Sounding Room is an adaptable platform for aural experimentation and interdisciplinary art making where sound, object and gesture form a multi-layered and visceral experience. Eight artists from the east and west coasts have been invited to join Carlisle and George and activate the space … +

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Perez Art Museum presents Jedd Novatt: Chaos Bizkaia & Chaos SAS

Ongoing

By the early 1970s, works of minimalism had come to dominate the landscape of public sculpture in the United States. Characterized by reductive, geometric forms fabricated in raw industrial materials like Corten steel and aluminum, its ideal products represent an exploration of the essential nature of sculptural practice and experience, engaging viewers in a carefully organized phenomenology of volume, weight, mass and … +