ART CIRCUITS CALENDAR

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Jun
18
Tue
2019
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.

Jun
20
Thu
2019
Art of Black Creative Conversations @ Koubek Center
Jun 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

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.

 

Billie Grace Lynn: A House Divided & Visions of Place, Contemporary Israeli Art @ Lowe Art Museum
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Thursday, June 20th; 7-9pm; Lowe Art Museum

Join the Lowe for the opening reception of their newest exhibitions “A House Divided” by Billie Grace Lynn, and Contemporary Israeli Art: “Visions of Place”. Complex societal issues, such as the conflict in Israel through photographs, videos, installations, paintings, sculptures, and mixed media. Visions of Place includes thirty-four contemporary artists who explore contending views of history and identity, questioning relationships to, and conflicts over, place. “A House Divided” explores performance and installation while discussing black youth in America in an interactive and interdisciplinary interactive piece that provokes viewers to consider identity politics, civic engagement, civil discourse, and democracy’s precarious fragility. On view until August 4.

 

Conversation about Vodou Flags @ MOCA - North Miami
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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.

Jun
21
Fri
2019
Family Day: “Seeking the Essence” Interactive Children’s Exhibition Opening @ ICA Miami
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sunday, July 21st; 1-4pm; ICA Miami

Join ICA for the opening of a pop up exhibition just for the kids! This interactive exhibition entitled “Seeking the Essence” was created by artist and author Menena Cottin who wanted to bring children together with storytelling, creative and imaginative play surrounding topics of inclusion and friendship through art. Come on free family day for a meet and greet with the Menena Cottin and a chance to explore the exhibit, which will only be on display for a week.

Jun
26
Wed
2019
Last Wednesday of the Month’s Lecture #6: Women Photographers in the Republic @ Coral Gables Museum
Jun 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 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.

Jun
27
Thu
2019
Local Views: Rodolfo Peraza @ PAMM
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

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.

Jun
29
Sat
2019
Women Geometers @ Atchugarry Art Center
Jun 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Women Geometers, an exhibition curated by Adriana Herrera that proposes an unpublished dialogue between twelve pioneers of geometric abstraction in Latin America. Opening: Saturday, June 29, 6 – 9 pm. On view until September 14 at Atchugarry Art Center (5520 NE 4th Ave., Miami, Fl. 33137).

Jul
5
Fri
2019
Onajide Shabaka in Conversation with Dr. Edmund Abaka, PhD @ Emerson Dorsch
Jul 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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.

Fountainhead Residency Welcome Cocktail/ Artist Talk @ The Fountainhead Residency
Jul 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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.

Jul
11
Thu
2019
Ivonete Leite @ Documenta III @ Art Design Gallery
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Documenta III: connection. Five elements of nature and artistic expression. Participatiing: Ivonete Leite (Brazil), Alexis Castillo (Cuba), Vilma Volcanes (Venezuela), among others. On view until July 29. (8688 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, Fl. 33138),

Jul
12
Fri
2019
bs: a look @ bus stops in Miami-Dade @ HistoryMiami Museum
Jul 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Photographer and multi-disciplinary artist Paula Kelley launches her new exhibition “bs: a look @ bus stops in Miami-Dade” at HistoryMiami Museum Community Gallery. Opening: Friday, July 12, 3 – 5 pm. On view until September 18. The photographs on display are culled from over 500 images of bus stops in the Miami-Dade area taken over the last four years.

 

Jul
17
Wed
2019
It will never become quite familiar to you @ Oolite Arts
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
July 17 – September 29: It will never become quite familiar to you. Curated by Angelica Arbelaez. Artists: Cristine Brache, Jesse Chun, Paloma Izquierdo, Natalia Lassalle Morillo, Michelle Lisa Polissaint, Jamilah Sabur and Agustina Woodgate.Opening Reception on Wednesday, July 17, 7 – 9 pm. Photo Zacary Balber 
Jul
18
Thu
2019
Exhibition Opening: The Other Side of Now @ PAMM
Jul 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Thursday, June 18th; 6:30pm; PAMM

Join PAMM for the opening of their newest exhibition entitled The Other Side of Now, which explores Caribbean art in the past and future, the influence of colonization on their history, while focusing on the growth instead of the adversity. In this exhibition, 14 artists of the Caribbean come together to explore their heritage and diaspora moving into the future.

Carolina Caycedo Lecture @ ICA Miami
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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.

Roberto Lombana @ Artscape Lab
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Opening Thursday July 18m 7 – 10 pm: Roberto Lombana. Ying & Yang amazing new photographs at ArtScape Lab in Little River.Lombana aproaches photography with a Lenticular technology application that allows him to signify opposite realities that arise from his personal vision of the formal and the conceptual to present a series of works in a dynamic equilibrium.

Jul
20
Sat
2019
Free Guided Tour of Women Geometers @ Piero Atchugarry Gallery
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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.

Jul
25
Thu
2019
The Making of The Art Of Compassion: From Conception to Exhibition @ Coral Gables Museum
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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.

Jul
31
Wed
2019
To Write Miami: A Reading with Les Standiford @ MOAD @ MDC
Jul 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Wednesday July 31st; 7:30-9:30pm; MOAD @ MDC

Join the Museum of Art and Design for a reading with Les Standiford, FIU professor and novelist, on the impact of the beauty of a location on creative writing. The series takes 8 local writers who maintain Miami as the inspiration behind their poetry and narratives, with all its diversity, culture and beauty. These talks are held at Soya and Pomodoro restaurant in Downtown Miami, not at the Freedom Tower museum location.

Aug
1
Thu
2019
Listening & Talk with Gustavo Matamoros @ Dimensions Variable
Aug 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

If you haven’t made it yet, visit Dimensions Variable new space (101 NW 79St. Miami) for a Listening & Talk session with Gustavo Matamoros, today, Thu, Aug. 1, at 6 pm. A free experience to Matamoros’ sound intervention at DV. After the listening event, join Gustavo Matamoros in conversation.

Aug
2
Fri
2019
Up Close & Personal with Sculptor Nilda Comas @ NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale (one East Las Olas Blvd. ) and the Venetian Arts Society present Up Close & Personal, a conversation with sculptor Nilda Comas as she discusses her historic commission to commemorate Mary McLeod Bethune extraordinary life and contributions. The Connoisseur Salon begins with wine and hors d’oeuvres at 6 pm, the presentation starts at 7 pm.

 

 

Aug
3
Sat
2019
In Memoriam Maestro Cruz Diez @ Saint Agnes Catholic Church
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Logistics Fine Arts invites you to a mass in memory of maestro Carlos Cruz Diez (1923-2019) to be held at Saint Agnes Catholic Church at Key Biscayne this Saturday, August 3, at 1 pm. This images of the Coral Gables pasos was a project of Ninoska Huerta Gallery, Logistics Fine Arts and the City of Coral Gables during art basel miami beach 2018 week. Photo: Oriol Tarridas.

50 Years of Walter Mercado @ HistoryMiami
Aug 3 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

(August 2 – 25) In recognition of the 50th anniversary of Walter Mercado’s first show, HistoryMiami Museum will open an exhibition of his costumes, mementos, and ephemera, on display for the first time ever!
Mucho, Mucho Amor: 50 Years of Walter Mercado celebrates the life and career of the beloved Latino astrologer and pop culture icon. For over five decades, Walter Mercado has shared his astrological predictions with style, flair, and mucho, mucho amor.

Aug
4
Sun
2019
Michael Gray Onshore @ Pinecrest Gardens
Aug 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Michael Gray solo exhibition Onshore at Pinecrest Gardens (1100 S. Red Road, Pinecrest) opens today Sunday, August 4, 11 am – 1 pm. Free. Gray is an avid fisherman and South Florida resident, extremely concerned artist with the treatment, preservation and the monitoring of our water systems. Onshore is a series of works composed of paintings, linocut prints and monotype prints. These works depict the impact of the Karenia Brevis algae blooms, known best as red tide, and the overall state of Floridian water systems. 

Aug
6
Tue
2019
One Hour Free Guided Art Tour @ Aventura Mall
Aug 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Discover the stories behind compelling works by world-renowned artists throughout Aventura Mall on complimentary guided tours led by Margery Gordon, Founding Director and Principal Guide of Arts Encounters. Discover the stories behind compelling works by world-renowned artists throughout Aventura Mall on complimentary guided tours led by Margery Gordon, Founding Director and Principal Guide of Arts Encounters.Stay for drinks and bites, hosted by Tap 42 upon conclusion of the tour.

 

 

Aug
10
Sat
2019
The de la Cruz Collection: Art & Tech Student Exhibition @ Tile Blush
Aug 10 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The de la Cruz Collection invitation to ART + TECH, a group exhibition of student work from the de la Cruz Collection’s Art + Technology 2019 Summer Camp organized in collaboration with Tile Blush (8375 NE 2nd. Ave. Little River) 01, Office GA, MUD Foundation, and Tropical Alchemy. Participating Students Artists: Mariana Arboli, Maximo Biasutto, Jose Cano, Carlos Dick, Skye Espinal, Lindsay Fornaris, Samantha Fornaris, Julian Henriquez, Flavia Hernandez, Lillian Interian, Dali Interian, Luke Keuthan, Andrea Martinez, Tatiana Multach, Melissa Reyes, Nicole Rodriguez-Camejo, Sebastian Sanchis, Valeria Stecchi, Kaileo Valdes, Alexandra Vazquez. From August 10 – 24. 

 

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Gravity Hustle @ Mindy Solomon Gallery
Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

August 10 – 31: Gravity Hustle at Mindy Solomon Gallery (8397 NE 2nd. Ave. Little River): Select 2019 New World School of the Arts Graduates: J.M.Urbina, Yusimy Lara, Gabriela Beltran, and Patrick Oleson. Gravity Hustle represents the push and pull of the invisible and indescribable; the constant human struggle to explain complex realities. Gravity Hustle is each artists’ personal analysis of different intangible abstract processes. Opening Reception Saturday, August 10, 6 – 9 pm.

 

Aug
20
Tue
2019
Commuter Biennial, Michelle Lisa Polissaint & Terence Price @ Bakehouse Art Complex
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Hotel by the Bakehouse Art Complex, this discussion on Tuesday, August 20, 6 – 9 will explore the contemporary photographic works of Michelle Lisa Polissaint and Terence Price II that are currently on display in 14 bus shelters in Miami-Dade through September 5th as part of the Commuter Biennial.

Aug
24
Sat
2019
The Art of Chocolate Making @ HistoryMiami Museum
Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Experience the art of chocolate making during a behind-the-scenes tour of Cao Chocolates! Chocolatier Ricardo Trillos will discuss the factory’s process in creating bean-to-bar chocolate and sourcing ingredients locally and from fair-trade farms around the world. Don’t miss the chance to taste the shop’s delicious creations and learn about this art form from Miami’s pioneer in bean-to-bar chocolate making.

Aug
27
Tue
2019
Open House, Meet the Artists @ Fountainhead
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Fountainhead Open House! Meet the artists in residency at Fountainhead: Katrina Coombs from Jamaica (hosted in partnership with Diaspora Vibe Cultural Incubator), Sherrill Roland from Raleigh, NC, and Jackson McGrath from NY. Take the opportunity to become a Fountainhead member from $100 up. Fountainhead Studios (Local artists) are open to the public twice a year. Fountainhead Residency (National/International artists) hosts monthly Open Houses. See website for dates. Admission: Free.