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Friday, April 12th; 7-9pm; HistoryMiami
Join HistoryMiami for this social event, in which members at the Historymaker level are able to enjoy cocktails and conversation, as well as the chance to meet renowned historian, author, and preservationist Arva Moore Parks. This event takes place at the Coral Gables Merrick House and will focus particularly on the efforts and influence of women on the development of South Florida. Not a member? Join today for access to exclusive events like this on, discounts and more throughout the month.
Sunday, April 14th; 1-4pm; HistoryMiami
Join HistoryMiami and historian Dr. Martin Dunn for Black Miami in the Twentieth Century, a tour in which visitors will be able to learn and reflect upon the important role of African Americans in the development of Miami and Florida as you hear their stories of struggle and triumph. The museum currently has a photography exhibition on display featuring photos from Dunn’s personal book on the subject.
Join Locust Projects and Oolite Arts for a conversation with Naomi Beckwith, Manilow Senior Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, and former senior curator at Philadelphia’s Institute of Contemporary Art and Studio Museum in Harlem. Free. At Little Haiti Cultural Complex.
Tuesday, April 23rd; 6-10pm; PAMM
Join PAMM for their monthly pop-up dinner following April’s Salon Series on defining Pop Art. The dinner is a delicious three-course meal at Verde waterfront restaurant with a carefully curated menu by Executive Chef Aaron Janus of Constellation Culinary Group. The Salon Series talk is inspired by the museum’s newest exhibition on Beatriz Gonzalez, and also discuss the work of Andy Warhol and their influence on the Pop Art movement.
Wednesday, April 24; 6pm; ICA Miami @ Loro Piano
Join ICA for dinner and conversation with ICA’s Artistic Director Alex Gartenfeld and artist Pae White in celebration of the end of the “Excellence Dinner Series 2019”. This event will be hosted by Loro Piana in the design district, who is currently exhibiting Pae White’s tapestry “Farenth”. This talk and dinner is open only to benefactor members and above. Not a member? Join today for access to events like this one.
Thursday, April 25th; 6-6:30pm; PAMM
Join PAMM for their Local Views Art Talk, in which artist Morel Doucet will speak about his work on view at the museum. This month, mixed media artist and sculptor will be leading a gallery tour for an inside look at what it means to be a budding artist in Miami.
Saturday, May 18th; 11-5pm; NSU Art Museum
Join NSU museum for talks on tolerance, acceptance, and love in the LGBTQ+ community. The museum will feature many activities in recognition of June Pride Month and the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall, with a one-day symposium with local and national LGBTQ artists, curators and activists will highlight issues in the LGBTQ+ art community. Complete with panel discussions on the AIDS crisis and artists, performances, the Gay men chorus, and ritualistic healing practice by artist Roberto Navarrete that responds to intolerance towards LGBTQ+ community, the museum has something to offer for everyone.
Thursday, May 23rd; 8-10pm; ICA Miami
Join ICA Miami for a film screening of Hour of the Furnaces (1968). This experimental film was monumental in its exploration of avant-garde cinema and revolutionary activist filmography. The film retains its relevance through its most enduring features, concepts and ideas, impacting on a worldwide scale every new generation that engages it. The Hour of the Furnaces has rarely been exhibited in the US over the past 50 years. Unapologetically radical, the film has never left untouched any soul that came upon it.
Friday, May 24th; 6-8pm; Coral Gables Museum
Join the Coral Gables Museum for the screening of the foreign film Non-Fiction, by acclaimed director Olivier Assayas. Actors Juliette Binoche and Guillaume Canet star in this independent film about love, ambition, and the Parisian lifestyle.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
GMC&VB Multicultural Tourism invites you to Creative Conversations: Adaptive Identities in Current Times of Change: Linking Diaspora Communities. Panelists: Patricia Sounders (UM), Hilary Jones, (FIU), Neri Torres (IFE-ILE), and Rosie Gordon-Wallace (Diaspora Vibe Cultural Arts). Thursday, June 20th, 6:30 – 8:30, Koubek Center – Miami Dade College. Free and Open to the Public. Rsvp please to link.
MOCA is hosting UCLA scholar Dr. Katherine Smith in conversation with POTOPRENS artist Myrlande Constant, a leading artist in the new style of large, densely beaded Vodou flags. The conversation will be archived in the Digital Library of the Caribbean at Florida International University, in partnership with the FIU LACC. On June 20, 7 – 9 pm.
Wednesday, June 26th; 6:30-8:30pm; Coral Gables Museum
Join the Gables Museum for monthly talks on the art world, this months special being a group of Cuban-American women who paved the way for photographers in their country with their progressive view on art. Join Aldelde Delgado for a discussion on her role as a modernizing force in Cuban society.
Thursday, June 27th; 6-6:30pm; PAMM
Join PAMM to learn about the life of an artist in Miami. Meet local Cuban-American multimedia artist Rodolfo Peraza will lead a museum tour while discussing his personal vision, journey in this city and artistic process.
Join the Coral Gables Arts Cinema for a pre-Independence Day film extravaganza directed by Denys Arcand “The Fall of the American Empire”. This film is witty and critical in its depiction of modern capitalistic society, and takes on the powerful themes of the predominance of money and morals in outrageous cinematic sequence. This film is in French with English subtitles and is rated R.
Join Emerson Dorsch Gallery and Dr. Edmund Abka for a conversation with artist Onajide Shabaka about his work and pratices in relation to ethnobotany, biology, and the African slave era with his solo exhibition Alosúgbe: a journey across time in the gallery. Shabaka works in photography, paper and sculpture to create conceptual work about migration and colonization, and will be interviewed by African studies professor and photographer Abaka.
Cocktails and an artist talk with current artists in residence at The Fountainhead Residenc:; Pat Phillips (Pineville, LA), Coady Brown (Baltimore), and in partnership with the Commuter Biennial: Marie Lorenz (New York) and Lisa Lee (Boise, ID).
690 NE 56th St, Miami.The Fountainhead Residency is a 501(c)3 and all donations are tax deductible.
Thursday, July 11th; 6-8pm; MOAD @ MDC
Join MOAD for a FREE screening of Paths to Utopias, a 2011 film that documents 10 utopian experiments, from the direct-action Climate Camp set up illegally beside Heathrow airport to a hamlet squatted by French art punks, from occupied self-managed Serbian factories to a free-love commune in an ex Stasi base. This series aims to understand present urban and societal changes and what they will look like in the future.
Sunday, July 14th; 1:30-4pm; NSU Art Museum
Join NSU Museum for their Second Sunday film festival event. This month’s movie is Heading Home, a film about national baseball team as it competes for the first time in the World Baseball Classic. This classic underdog story tells the story of passion, pride, victory, and defeat. Before the screening, join the museum for a tour of William J. Glackens: From Pencil to Paint.
Thursday, July 18th; 7-8pm; ICA Miami
Join ICA Miami and multimedia Colombian artist Carolina Caycedo for “Stop Being a Threat and To Become a Promise”. This lecture tells about the work of Caycedo, which explores human rights, social and environmental justice, and cultural biodiversity within community, and the processes of performances, drawings, photographs and videos to communicate her contemporary ideas.
Curator’s Tour this Saturday 20, 2 – 3 pm (Piero Atchugarry Gallery, 5520 NE 4th Ave. Miami, Fl. 33137) Curator Adriana Herrera will tour Women Together exhibition that proposes an unpublished dialogue between twelve pioneers of geometric abstraction in Latin America.Lolo Soldevilla, Ligia Clark Gego, Maria Freire among others.This free tour is included Saturday, June 20th Progressive Bottomless Mimosa Happy Hour from 11 am – 3 pm, Nice way to end the happy hour.
Wednesday, July 24th; 7-9pm; MOCA
Join the Museum of Contemporary Art in Miami for their monthly film screening Moving Images. This month’s movie is “Of Men and Gods”, a powerful story showing the lives of openly gay men in Haiti, a society in which homosexuality is looked down upon. The film depicts the Vodou religion within Haiti and the solace that these men found in it as they explored their potential and sexuality in a spiritual way.
Thursday, July 25th; 7-9pm; Coral Gables Museum
Join the Coral Gables Museum, Leica Store Miami and their Women in Focus Festival for a panel discussion on their newest discussion “The Art of Compassion”, in which curators and and participants will engage in conversation on how photography empowers social change, how the images were made, and how the participants were touched by the experience.