Elisa Turner's Picks for
February Loves Art
Pérez Art Museum Miami provides unique chance to witness heralded legacy of Spanish master Antoni Tapies (1923-2012) with “Tapies from Within,” assembling 50 plus large-scale paintings and sculpture from his pioneering career melding abstraction with graffiti and other sources; art drawn from his private collection and foundation. Also don’t miss “Fountains & Galaxies” at MDC Museum of Art + Design, presenting recent work by award-winning writer Bernard Cooper, previously Los Angeles Magazine art critic; known for digital montages, Cooper fuses visual and verbal talents. For cool, clean abstractions, be sure to see art by Astrid Fitzgerald at Art Noveau Gallery. Also don’t miss “The Reunion” at Bakehouse Art Complex, reflecting its 29-year Wynwood history, featuring more than 20 alumni, including Pablo Cano, Ross Ford, Beatricia Sagar.