Events

A book conversation via Zoom on The Orchid Thief, with Javier Barrios live from Mexico City

Apr 21, 2021 at 06:30 pm (Wed)

Lively book conversation on The Orchid Thief, a classic Florida must-read by Susan Orlean. Javier Barrios will join us live from Mexico City as we discuss his current exhibition Cloning the Ghost and its close relationship to the book and subsequent film Adaptation. RSVP Required Join us for a lively book conversation on The Orchid Thief, a classic Florida must-read by Susan Orlean! … +

Literature

Poetry as a Communication Tool at Bailey Contemporary Arts

Mar 14, 2020, 11 AM

 Exploring the art of poetry and learning how to use it to help aid in the art of communication. This workshop will focus on writing a poem that states exactly what you want to say, with beautiful but simple language that encourages dialogue, comprehension and the varies types of communication.communication.

Events

Miami City Ballet School: Ballet for Families at SMDCAC

Sat Nov 2, 2019

Performed by the students of the Pre Professional Division, Ballet for Families features excerpts from some of Miami City Ballet’s amazing ballets and music from some of the world’s greatest composers. Miami City Ballet creates programs for families to experience the beauty and fun of ballet in an interactive and dynamic format. (“BFF”) engages all the senses as families learn, watch, dance … +

Performing Arts

“La Memoria”: Theater Improvisation Workshop at Koubek Center

Oct 10, 2019, 11 AM

Utilizing theatrical language, improv techniques, and personal narratives, this workshop aims to create brief performances of around five minutes or less. Participants will be able to explore memories and the richness of the Hispanic language as creative tools. The workshop will be led by theater artist Jose Manuel Dominguez, an En Residencia artist, a program at the MDC Koubek Center in Little … +

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

Opportunities

Drawing Salon

Oct 16, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Our Drawing Salons offer an opportunity to develop artistic skills while sitting in a relaxing gallery environment. Drawing materials and stools are provided. All ranges of drawing experience are welcome. This event is free and open to the public. Modesto Maidique Campus, 10975 SW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33199

Opportunities

Art Lab workshop at the Arts Warehouse

Oct 12, 2019 at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bring a friend and enjoy the gallery while you paint your own contemporary bowl and enjoy light sips + bites. Guests will learn basic contemporary lines, shapes and patterns, and paint a bisque fired bowl while sipping and enjoying light bites in the gallery. Lead by Grace Gdaniec. It will be fired so that it is food safe and will be available … +

Opportunities

Free at The Frank Workshop: Industrial Jewelry-Making

Oct 12, 2019 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In this hands-on workshop, KX2, the sister collaboration of artist Dana Kleinman and metalsmith Ruth Avra Kleinman, will help students merge metals with their imaginations by showing students a variety of beginner jewelry-making techniques and essential terminology. Ages 12 years and older. This event is free and open to the public. All materials provided and no prior experience is required. No advance … +

Visual Arts

“Tidal” Exhibition at Arts Warehouse

Friday September 6th, 2019 6-9 PM

Tidal is a group exhibition highlighting visual artists whose work reflects on environmental issues of our planet’s coastal areas. As the name suggests, each artist’s work discusses rising tides and uses water as the forefront motif – whether literally, symbolically, or in a display of found objects. This exhibition asks, “How can we, as participants in and bystanders of climate change, alter our … +

Opportunities

Zine Workshop at Frost Art Museum

Oct 9, 2019 at 12:30 pm - 02:00 pm

Join us for a zine-making workshop inspired by our current exhibition Art after Stonewall, 1969—1989. Zines are personal hand-crafted publications. Materials for the workshop will be provided. This event is free and open to the public. Please, sign-up at this link: Modesto Maidique Campus 10975 SW 17th Street, Miami, FL 33199

Opportunities

Artful Playdates The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum

Oct 5, 2019 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Artful Playdates support learning through experience for young children. Families explore multiple hands-on ways to create art that enhances language skills, creativity, collaboration and communication. For this Artful Playdate, we will be celebrating Hispanic Heritage month. This event is free and open to the public. These sessions are intended for pre-K children. Artful Artful Playdates support learning through experience for young children. … +

Dance

Inclusive Ballroom Workshop by Step Change Studios at MDC Koubek Memorial Center

Sat Sep 28, 2019

Join Step Change Studios dancers for a 90-minute ballroom dance workshop. This inclusive workshop will introduce participants to a range of dances such as waltz and cha cha, explore how traditional sequences can be transposed to suit different abilities, introduce a short piece of choreography, and include professional demonstrations. No previous experience of ballroom or Latin dance is required. Footwear and comfortable … +

Opportunities

Light Painting Workshop – Miami Institute of Photography

Have you ever wondered how photographers capture beautiful light infused and mysterious images? Our newly designed Painting with light workshop will guide you through different technics that will allow you to have a very unique and artistic approach to photography and the use of light. Let’s find your view together! Dates: Nov 29 – 6:30 – 9:30 Instructor: Matt Stock Requirements: A … +

Opportunities

Holiday on Broadway: Musical Theater Workshop at UM Gusman Concert Hall

Sun Nov 11, 2018

A Celebration of the season with The Musical Theater Workshop. Opportunity to play irresistible holiday tunes from classic and contemporary Broadway musicals, including White Christmas, Mame, Meet Me in St. Louis, Elf, She Loves Me, Caroline and Change, and more. Frank Ragsdale, director UM Gusman Concert Hall Free Gusman Concert Hall Frost School of Music 1314 Miller Drive Coral Gables, FL 33146 … +

Opportunities

Course “Intro to Screen Printing on Paper” by ArtCenter/South Florida

Fri Jul 13, 2018

Long celebrated for its use by iconic artists such as Andy Warhol, screenprinting is an easy crowd favorite capable of producing fine art quality results. Introduction to Screen Printing on Paper is the ideal course for beginners to learn the basic tools and technique necessary for understanding the silk screening process. In this course, students will learn how to coat a silkscreen … +

Performing Arts

The It Gets Better Project comes to Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Sat Jun 23, 2018

The South Florida community is invited to participate in the It Gets Better Project which began when Dan Savage and his husband, Terry Miller, created a YouTube video in which supporter from all around the world assured youth who felt bullied that “it gets better”. What started as a grassroots campaign evolved into community residencies and one is set to take place … +

Opportunities

Film Photography II – Black-and-White – Miami Institute of Photography

This intermediate course is intended for anyone wishing to expand their basic skills in black-and-white photography. Through extensive use of the darkroom, you will learn the skills necessary to enhance your black-and-white developing and printing techniques while also exploring different photo papers and developers. Each student will be expected to create a series of images that demonstrate conceptual and aesthetic connectivity. Dates: Classes will … +

Opportunities

The fine art nude

A powerful workshop dedicated to study the human figure and how to produce creative images, where concepts, composition and lighting will lead the way to obtain meaningful images. Models, Make Up, Styling and Props will be provided, so each participant can visually approach the body from his /her own vision and perspective. Two 6 hours sessions. Dates: To Be Announced Instructor: Jorge Parra … +

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.

Events

ArtCenter/South Florida holds XXIV Subtropics Festival

Wed 12 Jul, 2017 - Sat 22 Jul, 2017

The 24th edition of Subtropics, Miami’s experimental biennial of music and sound art, aims to nurture the act of attentive listening with a summer festival featuring live concerts, sound art installations, workshops and films as well as the classic Subtropics Marathon concert. This year’s festival will feature live performances by Olivia Block, John Driscoll, Richard Garet, Barbara Held, Gustavo Matamoros, Abbey Rader … +

Cinema

Coral Gables Cinema hosts Summer Film Camp

Mon 12 Jun, 2017

The Florida Film Institute in partnership with the Coral Gables Cinema announces CINEMA, a film education summer camp, from June 12 to July 21, 2017. Up to 25 high school students ages 13 to 18 are invited to attend the workshops. This year FFI will also offer a limited number of full scholarships to students in need of financial assistance. There will … +