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Thursday, March 14th; 6-8:30pm; PAMM
Join PAMM for the Tout-Monde Festival, in which Caribbean artists are given a platform to express their creativity in multidisciplinary approaches, including film work, installation, and performance. Visitors will be able to view a selection Caribbean short films curated by Jonathan Ali of Third Horizon Film Festival followed by a Q&A session with film directors, as well as a powerful dance and installation work performed by the women of Miami. Yué#Sorority is a project done by female local Caribbean artists who aim to call attention to feminine issues for Women’s month, as well as climate change and a social movement, so make sure not to miss this amazing performance at PAMM.
Friday, March 15 night opening party, 6 – 9 pm. Tickets $10. Queer Miami: A History of LGBTQ Communities. Curated by Julio Capó Jr. Miami’s queer past, reflecting multiple forms and expressions of gender and sexual diversity.
Saturday, March 16th; 10-12pm; HistoryMiami
Join HistoryMiami for Discovering Leah, a colorful artistic enclave hidden in Hialeah. This hidden gem is replete with some of the most special street art, murals and other often overlooked pieces waiting for you to find them. This event is members-only. Not a member? Join today for access to this special event and many more.
On Saturday, March 16, Valerie Steele, Director and Chief Curator of The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology will give our Steven & Dorothea Green Critics’ Lecture. In her talk Paris, Capitol of Fashion, Dr.Steele will discuss how and why Paris became widely regarded as the international capital of fashion. Free.
Saturday, March 16th; 6:30pm; The Atrium across the street from DASH
Join Design and Architecture Senior High for their biggest fundraiser of the year. In this special event, there will be a silent auction, mural reveal and cocktail reception in support of the future generation of artists and designers. All of the money raised will go to the public school students to help elevate their art and design programs such as fashion design, graphic design, film and production, architecture and industrial design.
Sunday March 17th; 10:30-12:30pm; Coral Gables Museum
Join the Coral Gables Museum because their bike tours are coming back. Enjoy the beautiful Miami springtime atmosphere with a group ride from the Coral Gables Museum through our lush city streets to Matheson Hammock Park, a 1930s New Deal development that remains as Coral Gables’ largest public park. Then, take a short break with hot dogs and hamburger barbecue. No bike or helmet? No problem. Rentals are available at the museum so that all participants can enjoy the nature trails on this beautiful Miami Sunday.
Candies: Hommage to Felix Gonzalez-Torres, a solo show by Jose Manuel Fors curated by Alejandro Machado. Progressive Brunch and Opening Reception on Sunday, March 17, 11 am – 3 pm. Free and Open to All. Show on view until May 4th
Eight art galleries in Little River: Mindy Solomon Gallery, Emerson Dorsch, Pan American Art Projects, Tile Blush, Fabien Castanier Gallery, Piero Atchugarry Gallery, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, and Dot Fiftyone Gallery, invite you to a Progressive Brunch on Sunday, March 17, from 11 am. Free and delicious.
Sunday, March 17th; 1-4pm; ICA Miami
Join ICA to celebrate women in art with, a day set aside for visitors of all ages to be inspired by the work of revolutionary artists on display at the museum. There will be fun interactive activities such as guest performances and projects for kids and parents, as we join together to appreciate the females that have changed our community.
Monday, March 18th; 11-2pm; NSU Art Museum
Support Museums on the Move with NSU Art Museum’s Spring Luncheon honoring the Beaux Arts. Socialize with museum friends and members and enjoy the exhibition William J. Glackens & Pierre-August Renoir: Affinities and Distinctions.
Tuesday, March 19th; 12-1:30pm; NSU Art Museum
Join the NSU Art Museum and drag phenomenon Queef Latina for “A Sense of Pride” with talks on sexuality, the inception of drag and the LGBTQ+ community. This month’s special guest, Queef Latina is a drag performer and sewing instructor based in Miami, Florida. She owns Queef Enterprises, a community sewing studio in downtown Miami where she holds monthly workshops and private classes.
Wednesday, March 20th; 12-2pm; Frost Museum FIU
Join the Frost Museum at FIU for an afternoon of relaxation and art as a break from the busyness of the week. All ranges of skill are welcome to come to paint, draw or just enjoy the company of the studio session for free, with materials provided by the museum and the careful attention of the University Art faculty and practicing artists.
Wednesday, March 20th; 6-9pm; Vizcaya Museum & Gardens
The whole family can join Vizcaya for Gardens by Moonlight, a special event in which visitors of all ages can enjoy live music on the terrace, a beautiful view of the Biscayne Bay when the sun sets, a tour of the gardens, and wine. Members are also subject to special additional tours within the Community Program.
Wednesday, March 20th; 7-8pm; Vizcaya Museum & Gardens
Join Vizcaya for a talk about John Singer Sargent, one of the most renowned portrait painters of the 19th century and star of the Art Institute of Chicago’s exhibitions at the moment. In this discussion, we will join art historian and curator to delve into the relationship between Sargent and the Deering family, and to talk about Sargent’s watercolor pieces of the estate, and Vizcaya’s influence on the budding artist.
Thursday, March 21st; 6-8pm; HistoryMiami
Join HistoryMiami for this amazing multicultural celebration of Nowruz, the Persian New Year. In this event, visitors will get to experience the unique traditions and ceremonies of Iran, including a performance by musician Reza Filsoofi and the Caravan Ensemble, featuring dancer Roshana Nofret.
Thursday, March 21st; 7pm; ICA
Join ICA for Ishmael and the Well of Ancient Mysteries and Lover, a film by artist Dara Friedman. After the screening, Friedman will be having a discussion about the role of art in filmmaking, their connection and the way that personal experiences, images, sound, and editing combine to create an on-screen masterpiece.
Thursday, March 21st; 7-10 pm; Perez Art Museum Miami
Join PAMM for this special event in which members are invited to a special new experiential audio-visual concert series called CURRENTS, presented by DEFY. Not only do members get to enjoy this springtime special for free, but sustainable level members and above get to receive complimentary cocktails on the terrace with a members lounge. Not a member? Join today for access to many special events like this one and many more throughout the year.
Friday, March 22nd; 101m-12pm; PAMM
Visit PAMM and celebrate the Gift of Art, the museum’s permanent collection and it’s 35th anniversary with this members-only exclusive event. Join PAMM director Franklin Sirmans and Miami Art Museum founding director Suzanne Delehanty for a discussion on these pieces and the museum itself. Not a PAMM member yet? Join today for access to special events like these and discounts.
Friday, March 22nd; 6-8pm; Coral Gables Museum
Join the Coral Gables Museum for an art talk with Spanish artist and photographer Miquel Salom as he explores ancient methods of photography to depict the Gables. In this manual process of recording images, the amount of light allowed in the negatives is a key element that affects the result. For Miquel, this project is also about “enlightenment” and “illumination,” as, following the exhibition, proceeds from the works auctioned will literally bring light in the form of electricity to 2,000 people in the villages of Northern Guatemala.
Friday, March 22nd; 6:30 pm; LnS Gallery
Join the LnS Gallery for a panel discussion on their exhibition, Tim Buwalda’s Neighborhood Projects, which represents quintessential aspects of American identity through hyperrealistic oil painting.
Saturday, February 23rd; 10:30-2pm; Frost Museum
Join the Frost Art Museum FIU for two events for two different age groups–Artful Playdates and the Makerspace Workshop. Artful Playdates is dedicated to teaching young children developmental skills through hands-on engaging activities and artistic endeavors. Not only that, parents and visitors of all ages can experience workshops based on exhibitions within the museum. This month’s feature activity includes learning to dye their own silk scarfs inspired by the exhibition.
Opening Reception today March 23rd at 5 pm. The Search for the Essence of the Feminine Being, Group Show curated by Dayalis Gonzalez from GALA Foundation. 39 artists working across multiple mediums, among them Margarita Cano, Nela Arias-Misson, and Nina Fuentes (Nina Dotti). On view until May 31st.
Sunday, March 24th; 1 pm; Coral Gables Art Cinema
Join the Gables Arts Cinema to revisit “Improper Conduct”. This special film, premiered locally at the Miami film festival 35 years ago, depicts the lives and documents the systemic violation of human rights and the persecution of homosexuals in Castro’s Cuba. Improper Conduct went on to win major awards internationally for its eye-opening exposition.
Monday, March 25th; 4-6pm; Coral Gables Museum
Join the Gables Museum for a one-week spring break camp for the kiddos, with activities to grow and expand creativity. This week will be replete of fun and diverse activities such as observational drawing, turn any picture into a masterpiece, transform a 2-dimensional drawing into a 3D perfection, paper making, learn critical thinking essentials and much more.
PAMM Student Pass holders receive free admission anytime they want to visit. They may bring (1) adult guest for free with them. The pass holder must currently be attending a Miami-Dade County Public School, in grade Pre-K-12. The pass holder must be present for the adult to visit. There is only (1) adult guest admitted per pass holder. Any additional adults must be museum members or purchase admission.Wednesday, March 27, special Spring Break hours: 10 am – 6 pm.
Wednesday, March 27th; 6-10pm; Vizcaya Museum & Gardens
Join Vizcaya for their Seersucker Social party, in which you can dress up, go out and enjoy live jazz music, lawn bowling, yard dice, croquet, and swing dancing for this 20s themed event! In celebration of James Deering’s residence at the Vizcaya home during the early 20th century, visitors are invited to get snazzy in their best 1920s outfits and join the museum for this game night.
Wednesday, March 27th; 7-8pm; Coral Gables Museum
Join the Gables Museum on the last Wednesday of every month for their architecture lecture, this month’s talk celebrating the 80th-anniversary celebration of the museum. Hilario Candela of Candela + Partners is hosting this talk as the renowned architect and author of “Coral Gables: The Last Fifty–Reflections of Architecture”.
Thursday, March 28th; 3:30pm; NSU Art Museum
Join the NSU Art Museum for a contemplative discussion on the role of art in the lives and identity of the O’Keefe sisters–Georgia, Ida, and Catherine. Lead by O’Keefe scholar Barbara Buhler Lynes, this talk will teach about the journey of accepting yourself as a female artist in a different age.
Thursday, March 28th; 6-6: 30 pm; Perez Art Museum Miami
Join PAMM on the last Thursday of every month for a talk with local artists here in Miami. These discussions provide insight for budding artists and/or creative interested individuals within the artistic community. This month’s talk will be given by Lisa Rockford, in which she will explore her personal journey as well as the combined roles of artist, curator, and educator.
The book highlights Carlos Estevez’ work from 1992 to 2018, as featured in a current exhibition organized by the Tucson Museum of Art. The exhibit is guest-curated by Dr. Carol Damian and features a limited edition, full color, hardbound, catalogue, Carlos Estevez: Entelechy($50) with an essay by Dr. Damian. Damian will introduce the artist, who will present a slideshow of his work, followed by a Q&A with Cristina Nosti of Books & Books.