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Feb
23
Fri
2018
Alvin Ailey this weekend only! @ Adrienne Arsht Center
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, renowned for celebrating the human spirit through the African-American cultural experience and the American modern dance tradition, returns by popular demand to Miami for five performances!

Feb
24
Sat
2018
Selfies – All About Me @ Miami International University of Art & Design
Feb 24 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Dade Art Educators Association (DAEA) presents an exhibit by art educators in Miami Dade County. The exhibit showcases the work of 26 artists in a portrait/selfies theme among them work by  Daniela Aguilera, Victoria Albert, Tatiana Castro, Lita Clarke, Nadyia Duff, Rosemary Fineberg, Madelaine Gonzalez – Gaffney, Zoraida Haibi Figuera, Lizzie Hunter, Meredith Kohn, Eduardo Lacayo, Rossana Montoya, Lucia Morales, Cecilia Niebla, and Gerald Obregon.  Hosted by Miami International University of Art & Design.

 

Robert Huff: 81.0848 W @ Art@Work
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

81.0848°W is the longitude of the area of the Appalachian Mountains in Southwest Virginia where Robert Huff maintained a second home and studio. It is also the longitude of some of his favorite fishing places in the backwaters of the Everglades. Huff was known for his abstract work taking inspiration from the natural and manmade world and recasting the imagery of both to his personal vision. On view until May 4, 2018

Feb
25
Sun
2018
Orchestra Miami at the Vagabond @ Vagabond Hotel Miami
Feb 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Sunday, Feb. 25, 4 – 6 pm. The Vagabond Hotel at MIMO ( 7301 Biscayne Blvd.): The concert includes works by Bernstein, Copland, Alan Hovhaness, and two premieres by Marvin David Levy, performed by soloists from Orchestra Miami and Artistic Director Elaine Rinaldi. Also appearing is soprano Jennifer Tipton, performing works by Samuel Barber and renowned architect Allan Shulman of Shulman + Associates will speak about why MiMo is special.

The Poetry of Music and Design, an Homage to Zaha Hadid. @ Moore Building - Design District
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Poetry of Music and Design an Homage to Zaha Hadid. Sunday, February 28, 6 pm (Moore Building, 191 NE 40th St., Design District, Miami ). A performance with a unique concept inspired by Zaha Hadid’s Elastika installation, in the Moore Building. You will enjoy an art work by Sandra Muss specially made for this occasion and the music of “@Zaha’s Place” composed and dedicated by Maestro Marturet as an homage to the great architect.

Feb
26
Mon
2018
Where Will We Go @ FIU - Miami Beach Urban Studios - Washington Gallery
Feb 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The human consequences of the rising sea level. Photography by Dutch photographer  Kadir van Lohuizen / Noor. “Although often ignored by climate change campaigners, the rate of sea level rise on America’s East Coast is three times faster than the global average, due to the fact that western Greenland’s glaciers and ice are melting so quickly. Protecting cities on the eastern seaboard will require enormous financial resources. Miami is likely to be lost.” The Honorable Gera Sneller, Consul General of the Netherlands in Miami will be present. 

Mar
1
Thu
2018
Tout-Monde Festival in Miami @ Perez Art Museum Miami / PAMM
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 4 @ 6:00 pm

First Edition of Tout-Monde Festival sheds new light on French Caribbean Contemporary Creation. March 1 – 4 (each day a different venue: PAMM, the Wolfsonian-FIU, Little Haiti Cultural Center, and Mana Wynwood). Free Admission. Visual and performing arts including music, dance, theatre, as well as film, literature. Under the leadership of internationally renowned French Caribbean curators, Johanna Auguiac and Claire Tancons.

Mar
2
Fri
2018
Cross-Pollination: Honeybees and Murano Glass @ Coral Gables Museum
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

March 2 – May 20: Coral Gables Museum (285 Aragon Ave.). Judi Harvest: Cross-Pollination: Honeybees and Murano Glass, will feature a series of works previously exhibited at the Venice Biennale. Having worked with seven Murano glass masters, Harvest draws parallels between the fragility of two communities affected by encroaching urbanism and growing industrial economies – the honeybees and the Murano glass-making families.

Portraits & Live Art @ Cevor, Latin American Art
Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

March 2 – 30: Edel Lugones, Secret Expressions. Glances Toward the place where each character tells a story. Cevor. Latin American Art (1805 Poncce de Leon Blvd. Suite 125, entrance by Madeira Ave. Coral Gables). Cuban artist Edel Lugones own view of the humans that surround him.

Mar
3
Sat
2018
Scottish Festival & Highland Games @ Plantation Heritage Park
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Scottish Festival and Highland Games: Saturday, March 3, 9 am to 6 pm at Plantation Heritage Park (1100 S. Fig Ln., Plantation, Fl. 33317).Kids 6 – 14: $3, adults: $20. Pipe Bands & Drums & Clan Parade, Athletics, Scottish Country Dancing, Food, Fun.

Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! @ Miami Dade Library - West Kendall Regional
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Birthday celebration on March 3, 1 – 4 at the library W. Regional Branch (10201 Hammocks Blvd. Miami, Fl. 33196). Dr. Seuss’ 114 official birthday is really on March 2nd  but what better way to celebrate than at the library this Saturday 3! Join us for a fun-filled afternoon featuring a magic show, crafts, stories, games and more as we celebrate what would have been the beloved author’s 114th birthday. All ages welcome.

Mar
8
Thu
2018
Jamilah Sabur: The Rhetoric of the Living. @ Emerson Dorsch
Mar 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Jamilah Sabur’s exhibition, called The Rhetoric of the Living, which will open on Thursday, March 8, 6-9pm. Featuring new sculptures, video, and photographs, at Emerson Dorsch ( 5900 NW 2nd Ave. Little Haiti).

Intro by Alan Gutiérrez @ Centro Cultural Español
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Intro, a solo exhibition by Alan Gutierrez. Opening: Thursday, March 8, 7 – 9. Centro Cultural Español (1490 Biscayne Blvd., Miami). The view features the special guests Math Bass, Domingo Castillo, Charles Hollis Jones, Albert Moya, Amanda Ross-Ho, & Mette Tommerup.On view until April 18.

 

Peace 70 & Passage to Israel @ The Sagamore Hotel
Mar 8 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Peace 70, a curated selling exhibition of well known and rising artists from Israel at The Sagamore Hotel (1671 Collins Ave. Miami Beach). The State of Israel and the Sagamore Hotel come together to celebrate 70 Years. Alongside, curated by Karen Lehrman Bloch: Passage to Israel: 20 photographers from all cultures. Artists represented: Eran Reshef, Ella Amitay Sadovsky, Amit Shimoni, Lee Yanor, and Idan Zareski, among others.  

Mar
9
Fri
2018
Beethoven is Back! (and free!!) @ Pinecrest Gardens - Banyan Bowl
Mar 9 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

March 9, 10 & 11: Beethoven on the Beach is Back & Free. Friday 9 at Pinecrest Gardens 8 pm; Saturday 10, 8 pm. at North Beach Bandshell & Sunday 11, 6 pm at Gateway Park in Sunny Isles.Beethoven, Telemann, Bruch conducted by Artistic Director Elaine Rinaldi.

Mar
10
Sat
2018
Teatro Ojo: Disorganizing Mimesis @ MDC Live Arts Building
Mar 10 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Teatro Ojo today Saturday 10, 7:30 pm at MDC Live Arts Lab. MDC-MOAD (Museum of Art & Design) program. The Mexico City-based group Teatro Ojo essays the possible dispositions and sequences of gestures, images, and machinations that sketch tensions within the texture of a “spectral contract” on which the figure of the Mexican nation-state is incessantly organized and disorganized—a contract plagued by “public secrets”: what we all know and yet we cannot utter.

Beethoven is Back! (and free!!) @ North Beach Bandshell
Mar 10 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

March 10 & 11: Beethoven on the Beach is Back & Free. Today, Saturday 10, 8 pm. at North Beach Bandshell & tomorrow, Sunday 11, 6 pm at Gateway Park in Sunny Isles.Beethoven, Telemann, Bruch conducted by Artistic Director Elaine Rinaldi.

Mar
11
Sun
2018
Beethoven is Back! (and free!!) @ North Beach Bandshell
Mar 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

March 10 & 11: Beethoven on the Beach is Back & Free. Today, Saturday 10, 8 pm. at North Beach Bandshell & tomorrow, Sunday 11, 6 pm at Gateway Park in Sunny Isles.Beethoven, Telemann, Bruch conducted by Artistic Director Elaine Rinaldi.

Mar
16
Fri
2018
If You Would Just Shut Up and Listen @ Mindy Solomon Gallery
Mar 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

If you would just shut up and listen. Alejandro Contreras, Kelley Johnson, and Gary Peterson, alongside Noontide with artist Osamu Kobayashi. Opening Reception Friday, March 16, 6 – 9. Mindy Solomon Gallery (8397 NE 2nd Ave. Little River). The works in this show are loud and vibrant.  

Mar
22
Thu
2018
NWSA Rising Stars @ New World Gallery
Mar 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

New World School of the Arts presents its annual signature showcase Rising Stars, a professionally staged, energy packed, one-of-a-kind exhibition and performance. The showcase begins at the New World Gallery with a juried visual arts show featuring impressive student artwork. The evening continues just a few blocks away at the historic Olympia Theater with a pre-performance VIP Reception to welcome guests to this artistic landmark. Following the reception, the performance showcases dance, music, and theater excerpts from works performed during the school year.

On the Map @ MBUS @ MBUS - FIU Urban Studios
Mar 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

March 22 – April 13: BFA Thesis Exhibition, Class of Spring 2018, FIU-Miami Beach Urban Studios, College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts, under the direction of  Professor Mirta del Valle. Ashley Aarons, Margarita Fernandez, Alain Fleitas, Thais “Micu” Hernandez, Charles A. Leano, Velma McDermott, Alexander H.G. Narus, Christian Ramirez, Jesse Toledo, and Ivan D. Zapata.

Mar
24
Sat
2018
Greetings from Miami @ Miami-Dade Public Library - Shenandoah Branch
Mar 24 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

March 24 – July 14. Postcards Series by DosJotas. Curated by Susan Carballo. Greetings from Miami consists of a set of postcards with the same format as tourist postcards from Miami.  Artist DosJotas developed this work through a series of interviews with working immigrants living in the Greater Miami area during an artist residency at ArtCenter/South Florida and supported by Acción Cultural Española.  On the reverse side of the postcards, the worker’s life, experiences, and memories illustrate the image on the front of the postcard.

Water_Diaries by Maritza Caneca @ Clima Art Gallery
Mar 24 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

March 24 – June 26: Maritza Caneca: Water Diaries. Curated by Adriana Herrera. The gallery is near the airport (4120 NW 26th St. Mimi, Fl. 33142). Opening Reception on Saturday, March 24, 6 – 10.

William Osorio. Inside Out. @ LnS Gallery
Mar 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

March 27 – May 5. William Osorio, a Cuban-born, Miami-based artist. The show is accompanied by a catalog with an essay by journalist, writer, and art critic Luis Leonel León. Osorio’s work defines a style that could be called visceral neo-expressionism; his oeuvre is categorized by a gestural looseness of unrestrained paint, taking inspiration from Contemporary greats such as Francis Bacon, Gerhard Richter, Jenny Saville, and Eric Fischl. 

Mar
29
Thu
2018
Florida Is…by Xavier Cortada @ Frank C. Otis Gallery - Pembroke Pines Center
Mar 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
March 29 – May 29: At The Frank C. Ortis Art Gallery (601 City Center Way, Pembroke Pines), Xavier Cortada opens Florida Is, a solo show.Conceptualized during his residency at the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Artist Residency in Captiva, Florida, “Florida is…” is an evolving body of work that depicts the natural beauty of Florida. 
 
 
 
Nu Deco Ensemble @ Adrienne Arsht Center
Mar 29 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Nu Deco Ensemble, led by co-founders and artistic directors Sam Hyken and Jacomo Bairos, returns to the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts (1300 Biscayne Blvd) on Thursday, March 29 for a one night special performance, co-presented with the Arsht Center, featuring multi-platinum selling, singer/songwriter, and producer Ben Folds.

Mar
30
Fri
2018
Jazz at MOCA, Friday 30 @ MOCA -Museum of Contemporary Art
Mar 30 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Jazz at MOCA to Celebrate Women’s History Month with Singer Chloe Dolandis on Friday, Mar. 30. Free Outdoor Monthly Series in North Miami. Get ready for an impactful night of soulful jazz, rain or shine! Guests may also enjoy MOCA’s exhibition “Lionel Smit: Obscura” by donation from 7-10 p.m. during Jazz at MOCA.

 

Apr
6
Fri
2018
MOAD Open House: the Freedom Tower Newly Renovated @ MOAD - Museum of Art & Design MDC
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

April 7 – September 30. The Museum of Art and Design at Miami Dade College (MOAD) will inaugurate its newly renovated galleries with two outstanding exhibitions, By the People: Designing a Better America and This Situation, a work by the acclaimed British-German artist Tino Sehgal. The reopening of MOAD’s facility in the historic Freedom Tower coincides with its new focus and new graphic identity. Both exhibitions will open to the general public on April 7.

NWSA: No Signal @ cifo - Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

April 6 – April 15: NO SIGNAL, New World School of the Arts’ 2018 BFA final visual arts showcase is a group exhibition highlighting a variety of works from 22 visual artists of divergent disciplines, professionally curated by NWSA dean of the visual arts program, Maggy Cuesta and gallerist Fredric Snitzer. Opening Reception: Friday, April 6, 7 – 10 pm.

Apr
7
Sat
2018
Outsider Artists from Havana at the Frost Art Museum @ Frost Art Museum
Apr 7 @ 5:30 am – 7:30 am

April 4 – June 3: Outsider Artists from Havana at the Frost Art Museum: Misleidys Castillo and Jorge A. Hernandez, El Buzo. Outsider artists, or artists who work apart from mainstream art communities and academic culture, are self-taught. National Art Exhibitions of the Mentally Ill (NAEMI) is a nonprofit organization based in the United States, founded in 1988 by Juan Martin, the current Executive Director.