Free Family Day @ Museum of Art and Design @ MDC
May 26 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Sunday, May 26th; 1-6pm; MOAD

Experience the arts for free with Miami Dade College Museum of Art and Design on the last Sunday of every month. Enjoy a family program from 2-4pm just for the kids, in order to encourage the next generation in the arts with workshops and fun activities and games for all ages. Parents and adults, don’t feel left out! Visit the exhibitions available, like Superflex: We Are All in the Same Boat, and William Kentridge: More Sweetly Play the Dance while they are shown.

Where The Oceans Meet Opening Panel & Chaos Opera Performance @ MOAD - Museum of Art & Design MDC
May 26 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Where the Oceans Meet, an exhibition of modern and contemporary art that resonates with the pioneering thought of two Caribbean writers, Lydia Cabrera and Édouard Glissant. An international group of forty artists and collectives participate in the exhibition curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Asad Raza, Gabriela Rangel, and Rina Carvajal. The panel discussion with two artists in the exhibition–Zins-Browne and Daniel Boyd—and two of its curators—Asad Raza and Rina Carvajal—will be held at 3 p.m., followed by Zins-Browne’s The Chaos Opera at 4 p.m.
Where the Oceans Meet will be on view thru Sept. 29.

PAMM and Wolfsonian are Open Today @ Perez Art Museum Miami
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Monday, May 27th; 10-6pm; Perez Art Museum Miami

Start the week off with a pleasant day of museum-going at the PAMM or the Wolfsonian. Museums are typically known for being closed on Mondays worldwide, but in Miami, there is something to do every day of the week. See the modern and contemporary art that lies within the halls of PAMM, or see the design marvels in the Wolfonian, both have remarkable collections that don’t disappoint.

A Sense of Pride: Liz Ferrer and Bow Ty Enterprises Venture Capital @ NSU Art Museum
May 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Tuesday, April 28th; 12-1:30pm; NSU Art Museum

Join NSU Art Museum for A Sense of Pride even leading up to National June Pride Month. In this special edition, the museum will be hosting a discussion with performance artists Liz Ferrer and Bow Ty Enterprises Venture Capital, as well as live music by  Nia, a local femme reggaeton band that celebrates coming-outs, comings of age, and self-accepting. Join to learn about diversity, and embrace and celebrate different communities at the museum.

Art of Mindfulness & Mindful Looking Session @ Lowe Art Museum
May 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm

Tuesday, May 28th; 12:30-1:15pm; Lowe Art Museum

Today,  the Lowe Art Museum invites you to join them for their Mindful Looking Sessions and Art of Mindfulness, in which you can slow down and recharge with a new and refreshing way of looking at art that is centered around being present. Start off your afternoon with a mindful journey of the Lowe gallery pieces, focusing particularly on one for the session. This event is perfect for all ages. The Lowe offers these sessions every Tuesday, so there is always a weekly chance to be refreshed with the museum.

Talk by Lorenzo Vigas @ Gary Nader Art Centre
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Art talk with gallery owner Gary Nader and Lorenzo Vigas, president of the Oswaldo Vigas Foundation, (also an accomplished film director, winner of the 2015 Venice International Film Festival Golden Lion for Best Picture). Talk at 6 pm, Cocktail Reception of Soto to Vigas tr 7 pm.

Last Wednesday Lecture @ Coral Gables Museum
May 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Wednesday, May 29th; 6:30-8:30pm; Coral Gables Museum

Join the Gables Museum for the Last Wednesday Lecture Series, in which Faheem Muhajid will be leading a discussion on health of the body and mind. Muhajid is a Speaker, Master Trainer;  Integrative Health, Mindset & Performance Coach, and Meditation Teacher, and will be talking about exercise science and de stress for a better lifestyle.

Local Views at PAMM: Carol Jazzar @ Perez Art Museum Miami
May 30 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Thursday, May 30th; 6-6:30pm; PAMM

Join PAMM for a talk with with local French mixed media artist Carol Jazzar, whose work resides in the museum. Jazzar will lead a short tour and discussion of her work, process and the themes of introspection behind her art. This series continues on the last Thursday of every month.

Artist Talk and Short Film Screening @ Dot Fiftyone Guest Gallery at Faena Hotel
May 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Screening of Blue, a short film by RPM Projects (Rhonda Mitrani + Patricia Scholl Gutierrez + Marina Font)followed by a conversation with the artists. Dot Fiftyone is a guest gallery at Faena Hotel (3400 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, F. 33139).

Mothers Day Membership Special @ PAMM
May 31 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Friday, May 31st; All Day; PAMM

Today is the last day of the PAMM Membership Special! Throughout the whole month of May, the museum will be offering 15% annual membership which includes free admission, discounts on special events, Verde, and the gift shop, and access to exclusive pop-up lounges and great fun. Give the gift of art with code MAMA2019 and make sure to join with the link above!Those who purchase a gift membership will be entered in a raffle to win an invitation for two to an an artist dinner celebrating the opening of The Other Side of Now: Foresight in Contemporary Caribbean Art this July.


Equilux at Miami Fashion Week @ The Ice Palace
Jun 1 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Saturday, June 1st; 4pm; The Ice Palace

Join the students of Design and Architecture Senior High at the Ice Palace in Miami Fashion Week for their debut in a professional fashion show. This show is completely student-run and coordinated and presents innovative designs that reflect upon the style of this new generation.

Nocturnal Views @ Gallery @ Coconut Grove Arts Festival
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

June 1 – 30: Miami-Dade County Art Teachers show Nocturnal Views at the Gallery of CCAF at 3390 St, entrance by Grand Ave. Participating: Angelica Belin, Camilo Caceres, Peggy Falagan, Susan Feliciano, Rosemary Fineberg, Marlene Kohn, Eduardo Lacayo, Maria Lantigua, Catherine Longueira, Ramon Lopez, Linda Mangual, Katherine Martinez, Rose Miller, Maria Moreno, Lisa Oberlander, Gerald Obregon, Julie Orsini Shakher, Carmella Popiel, Cathi Rivera, Mirena Suarez, Marilyn Traeger, Donna Underwood, Maitejosune Urrechaga, and Marlon Zuniga. Opening Reception Saturday, June 1st, 6 – 9. Free and Open to the Public.

PAMM and Wolfsonian are Open Today @ Perez Art Museum Miami
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Monday, June 3rd; 10-6 pm; Perez Art Museum Miami

Start the week off with a pleasant day of museum-going at the PAMM or the Wolfsonian. Museums are typically known for being closed on Mondays worldwide, but in Miami, there is something to do every day of the week. See the modern and contemporary art that lies within the halls of PAMM, or see the design marvels in the Wolfonian, both have remarkable collections that don’t disappoint.


City Theatre: Summer Shorts 2019 @ Adrienne Arsht Center
Jun 4 @ 7:30 pm – Jun 5 @ 9:00 pm

Tuesday, June 4th; 6-8pm; Adrienne Arsht Center

Join the Arsht Center for Summer Shorts, a series of ten minute comedies, dramas, plays and mini-musicals in an all-inclusive adventure for theater lovers. This special will only be available for the summer, so make sure to check out their opening night production.


Free First Thursday Starry Nights @ NSU Art Museum
Jun 6 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Thursday, May 6th; 4-8pm; NSU Art Museum

Schools out for the summer and today, visitors of all ages can join the NSU Art Museum for free admission, a storytelling and book signing for kids by Tamara B. Rodriguez: Hair to the Queen, a Guest Lecture Series with cancer research scientists, happy hour drink specials, light bites and hands-on projects, This months activities will revolve around Pride Month, taking an in-depth look into Andy Warhol’s Ladies and Gentlemen series (1975). Adults will also get to join from 6-8pm for the museums Art and Food Series “Rose All Day”, with entertainment by guest drag queen Misty Eyez.


An Exploration of Identity Within the Diaspora. Reconstructing Identity: An Exploration of Identity and Diaspora Through Artistic Practice @ MoCAAD at Historic Ward Rooming House
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Featuring Local Artists:  Christopher Carter,  Kandy Lopez-Moreno, Duwane Coates,  Sharon Norwood, Onajide Shabaka, Rhea Leonard, Adler Guerrier,  Asser Saint Val,  Morel Doucet, T.Elliot Mansa. This ishow is presented by Miami Museum of Contemporary Art of the African Diaspora and Organized by Curator Donnamarie Baptiste at the Ward Rooming House in Overtown. On view until June 27.

Quest for a Cure Panel Discussion @ NSU Art Museum
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Thursday, June 6th; 6pm; NSU Art Museum

Join the NSU Art Museum for a panel discussion with cancer research scientists in “A Quest for a Cure”, a conversation and Q & A session in conjunction with Stitch by Stitch: The AutoNation DRV PNK Quilt


Real Utopias: Soul City, USA (2016), and Paolo Soleri:Citizen of the Planet (2016) @ MOAD @ MDC
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Thursday, June 6th; 6-8pm; MOAD @ MDC

Join MOAD for Soul City, a 20 minute film which documents racism, social issues, urban development, political turmoil, and tolerance in the 970s, when a group of civil rights activists and city slickers who attempt to build a multiracial utopia in the heart of Klan Country, North Carolina. Also screening will be Paolo Soleri: Citizen of the Planet, a 50-minute film about the architect, dreamer, and philosopher, whose utopian ideology was to build mega-structured cities a hundred times the size of the Empire State Building.

Lush Green Tropical Jungle @ Dot Fiftyone
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

(June 6 – July 20) Lush Green Tropical Jungle curated by Veronica From. Group show featuring Florida-based artists Brooks Dierdorff, Gonzalo Fuenmayor, Anastasia Samoylova and Magnus Sodamin. Opening Reception on Thursday, June 6, 7 – 10 pm.

Paul Maheke: The Distance is Nowhere at ICA @ Paradise Plaza
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 7 @ 8:00 pm

Thursday, June 6-7th; 10:30-12pm; ICA Miami

Join ICA and the design district for the “The Distance is Nowhere”, a performance piece by Paul Maheke and Sophie Mallet, artist and film maker. This performance emphasized information and knowledge, and sociopolitical and historical concerns while using the body and water as a medium for exploration.

The Art of Compassion VIP Preview @ Coral Gables Museum
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Thursday, June 6th; 7-9pm: Coral Gables Museum

Join the Gables Museum in a powerful exhibition documenting the lives and journeys of formerly incarcerated women, phothtaohed by 20 nationally renowned photographers. This exhibition shows the truth that these women rarely get to tell, and shows the hardship of the reintegration process while also portraying their womanhood with strength and beauty.

America Weaves and + @ Coral Gables Museum
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

June 7th is First Friday Night in Coral Gables, free admission at the Museum. Opening for exhibitions: America Weaves, curated by Adriana Herrera (on view until Nov.10) , The Art of Compassion, curated by Starr Sariego (on view until Sept.23), and Krome Avenue: Paintings by Andres Cabrera (on view until Sept. 4), 16 works from traveling down the avenue.

Colorful Paradise Reception @ The Sardiñas Gallery at St. Thomas University
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Gallery Reception for Paula Weiszkopf exhibition Colorful Paradise on Friday, June 7, 6 – 8 pm. The gallery is located in the 2nd Floor of the Main Library of St. Thomas University.  Exhibit on view until August 9.

First Friday @ ICA Miami
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Friday, June 7th; 6-10pm; ICA Miami

Join ICA for their first Friday social event in which visitors can stay at the museum until 10pm, and enjoy the district district air. The museum will be displaying public art installations by Sol LeWitt, Yona Friedman, Urs Fischer, and Buckminster Fuller. This month will also feature a free performance series produced by 19-time Grammy Award-Winning Producer Emilio Estefan in collaboration with the Miami Symphony Orchestra.

First Fridays: Pride Edition ft. SOPHIE. Photo: Karli Evans / All Seeing Media.



Gallery Night Live @ Coral Gables Museum
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Friday, June 7th; 6-10pm; Coral Gables Museum

Enjoy a night of fun with the Coral Gables Museum as they celebrate their monthly “Gallery Night Live” celebration in Miami. The museum will be premiering some new exhibitions such as The Caribbee Club: Krome Avenue; Paintings by Andres Cabrera at the Frank Lynn Gallery; America Weaves, at the Fewell Gallery; and The Art of Compassion in Gallery 109 and Abraham Enjoy these new exhibitions while also enjoying live music, a bar, and light bites. This event is free and open to the public.

Personify @ Art and Culture Center / Hollywood
Jun 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Personify: features sculptures, marionettes and installations by renowned South Florida artists Pablo Cano, Bernadette Despujols, Jim Hammond, Aurora Molina, Ernesto Oroza, Jeanne Jaffe, and Gili Avissar. A work by Jacolby Satterwhite will be exhibited, courtesy of artist Pepe Mar.On view until August 18.

The Portfolio Review Series / 3rd Edition: The Bakehouse Art Complex @ Coral Gables Museum
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Friday, June 7th; 7-10pm; Coral Gables Museum

Join the Gables Museum for the third edition of the Portfolio Review Series, in which the renowned artists of a museum or gallery co,e individually to share their sketchbooks, sketchbooks, ideas and materials that may not be on show during an exhibition. This portfolio review series allows visitors to interact directly with the artists and see their processed more directly. This month features artists from the Bakehouse Art Complex.



Worldwide Knit in Public Day @ Coral Gables Museum
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Saturday, June 8th; 9am-1pm; Coral Gables Museum

Join the Coral Gables Museum for Worldwide Knit and Public and knit with two renowned textile artists Aurora Molina and Evelyn Politzer. Join these fiber enthusiasts for this special event in the museum in conjunction with “America Weaves” a new exhibition which gathers twenty five fiber artists in the US and explores their under-appreciated work.

A Sense of Pride: African American and Caribbean LGBTQ+ Communities @ NSU Art Museum
Jun 8 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Saturday, JUne 8th; 2:30-3:30pm; NSU Art Museum

Happy Pride! Join the NSU Museum for workshops and discussions about the LGBTQ+ community as we move towards a world that is more positive, tolerant and accepting. This month, Dr. Charlene Désir, professor at Nova Southeastern University, will be giving a lecture on the LGBTQ+ communities in both the Caribbean and the African American culture, discussing how spiritual conceptualizations and social realities may them.


Artist Conversation and Exhibition Opening @ Frost Art Museum (FIU Campus)
Jun 8 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Artist conversation and exhibition opening for two new exhibitions, Cut: Abstraction in the United States from the 1970s to the Present and Spheres of Meaning: An Exhibition of Artists’ Books.Saturdau, June 8, 3 – 7 pm. Free and Open to the Public.