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.

Creativity Exploration @ NSU Art Museum
Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Saturday, June 8th; 6-8pm; NSU Art Museum

Join the NSU to explore your creative side, with adult workshops for mental clarity and relaxation at the end of the busy week. This months session is inspired by “Earth Artists”, such as Ana Mendieta and Andy Goldsworthy, and visitors will study their work to then create their own ephemeral mandalas and designs using materials from nature.

Allapattah, Little Haiti & Little River Progressive Brunch @ The Bonnier Gallery
Jun 9 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join Dot Fiftyone, Emerson Dorsch, Fabien Castanier Gallery, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Mindy Solomon Gallery, Pan American Art Projects, Spinello Projects, The Bonnier Gallery, and Tile Blush on Sunday, June 9, 2019, from 11 am – 3 pm for an experience of gastronomic and creative nourishment.

One East Society: Work Creatively @ NSU Art Museum
Jun 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sunday, June 9th; 2-4pm; NSU Art Museum

Join the NSU Art Museum for the Work Creatively series, showcasing industries and business that are challenging the traditional business model by incorporating creativity, innovation and art into their practice. There will be a one hour talk with local entrepreneurs including Doug McCraw, Founder of FATVillage, Joshua Miller, CEO of C&I Studios, and Patricia Kneski, Managing Director at General Provision, as well as mingling with complimentary wine, and a private tour of the FAR Gallery’s Ripped from the Headlines exhibition. This event is only open to members of the One East Society. Not a member? Support today.

PAMM and Wolfsonian are Open Today @ Perez Art Museum Miami
Jun 10 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Monday, June 10th; 11-6pm; PAMM

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.

Curator’s Tour @ Frost Museum
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Tuesday, June 11th; 1-2pm; Frost Museum

Join the Frost Museum for a curator’s tour of the exhibition Cut: Abstraction in the United States from the 1970s to the Present, for an in-depth look into painting techniques that involve a deeper relationship to the surface. This exhibition displays a wide selection of work by multi-generational artists who challenged painting surfaces with cuts, carvings, and indentations.

Drawing Salon @ Frost Museum
Jun 12 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Wednesday, April 17th; 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. This month will be lead by one of the artists featured in the museums newest exhibition Cut: Abstraction in the United States from the 1970s to the Present.

Made at PAMM @ Perez Art Museum Miami
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Thursday, June 13th; 6-8:30pm; PAMM

Join PAMM for art after hours, in which the museum allows visitors to stay after museum closing time to engage in creative activities. Participate in art-making crafts and hands-on projects on the museum terrace until 9pm. Don’t forget that the museum restaurant Verde is also open for dinner and happy hour specials every Thursday.

Miami Black Film Fest @ Loews Miami Beach
Jun 14 @ 3:00 pm – Jun 17 @ 11:00 am

Friday, June 14th; 3pm; Loews Miami Beach

Join the American Black Film Fest 2019 for panels, discussions and screenings from the nation’s largest gathering of Black film and tv enthusiasts. The film festival explores culture and business, while also presenting some of the hottest parties of the city.

Stiltsville & Key Biscayne Sunset Cruise @ HistoryMiami
Jun 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Saturday, June 15th; 6-8:30pm; HistoryMiami

Join HistoryMiami as you cruise across the waters of the Biscayne Bay with Dr. Paul George, the museums resident historian. In this tour of Stiltsville, visitors will learn about the history of the colorful wooden houses, and listen to stories of nefarious gangsters, stunning graffiti, and fabulous parties in the 40s, 50s, and 60s.

Father’s Day Brunch at Verde @ Verde @ PAMM
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Sunday, June 16th; 9-2pm; Verde @ PAMM

Celebrate Father’s Day with the gift of art and a full stomach with a day at the museum and a meal at Verde. The restaurant is offering a special a la carte menu with Flor de Cana vintage rum flights, beer battered fried lobster bites with citrus hollandaise, a dad-worthy steak, and a banana rum sundae.

Gables Bike Tour @ Coral Gables Museum
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Sunday, June 10-12pm; Coral Gables Museum

join the Coral Gables Museum for a relaxing morning in which visitors can explore the beautiful hidden locations of gables on a bike. After some riding through the historic neighborhood, join fellow participants for brunch at Giralda Plaza.

PAMM & Wolfsonian are Open Today @ Perez Art Museum Miami
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Monday, June 17th; 11-6pm; 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: Transdermal: Across the Skin with Ashley Kerr @ NSU Art Museum
Jun 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Tuesday, June 18th; NSU Art Museum; 12-1:30pm

Join the NSU Museum for talks and panel lectures on tolerance, acceptance and art within the LGBTQ+ community. For June Pride Month, Ashley Kerr (MFA graduate from Alfred University) will explore the plurality of gender and identity, and the intersection of painting and sculpture.

Lunch and Learn with Dr. Paul George: Great Miami Moments @ HistoryMiami
Jun 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Tuesday, June 18th; 12-1:30pm; HistoryMiami

Join HistoryMiami museum’s resident historian Dr. Paul George on this journey through the city’s remarkable stories and colorful past, starting from Miami’s inception in 1896 all the way to now. Have lunch and learn about these pivotal moment in Miami’s history while enjoying a three course meal provided by the museum.