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Jun
7
Fri
2019
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.

 

 

Jun
11
Tue
2019
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.

Jun
14
Fri
2019
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.

Jun
15
Sat
2019
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.

Jun
16
Sun
2019
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.

Jun
18
Tue
2019
Behind-the-Scenes at Botanico Viejo Lazaro @ HistoryMiami
Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Saturday, June 22nd; 1-2:30pm; HistoryMiami

Join HistoryMiami Museum for an exploration of El Botánico Viejo Lazaro, a spiritual store that has resided on the outskirts of the gables for years, Learn ability the community of Santeria that exists in Cuba and Miami an their origins, as well as the purposes of some of the objects in the store and their religious/spiritual significance. The tour will end with an Orisha reading, a Santeria ritual practice demonstration.

Jun
19
Wed
2019
Come From Away @ Adrienne Arsht Center
Jun 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Wednesday, June 19th; 8-10:30pm; Adrienne Arsht Center

Join the Adrienne Arsht Center for “Come From Away”, a new musical by Tony nominees Irene Sankoff and David Hein, and helmed by this year’s Tony-winning Best Director, Christopher Ashley. “Come From Away” tells the tale of peace, tolerance, and trust that stemmed from uneasiness when 7,000 passengers were stranded in Newfoundland.

Jun
20
Thu
2019
CURRENTS: TOPS presented by DEFY @ PAMM
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Thursday, June 20th; 7-10pm; PAMM

Join PAMM for for a live concert by Canadian indie rock band TOPS, a flash theater experience by Miami Motel Stories and more on the museum terrace overlooking the Biscayne Bay in a complete audio-visual immersive experience.

Jun
23
Sun
2019
Mystery, Mayhem, Vice & Crime Coach Tour with Dr. George @ HistoryMiami
Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Sunday, June 23rd; 1-4pm; HistoryMiami

Join HistoryMiami museum and resident historian Dr. Paul George for a whole new exploration of this city’s colorful past, from gangsters, drug smugglers, mafia personas, to high-profile kidnappings. Dr. George will take visitors from the South Beach location of Gianni Versace´s assassination at his mansions doorstep, to the filming location of the series that made our city famous—Miami Vice, as well as the Miami cemetery.

Jun
29
Sat
2019
Brickell Avenue Walking Tour with Dr. George @ HistoryMiami
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Saturday, June 29th; 10-12pm; HistoryMiami

Join HistoryMiami and resident historian Dr. George for a walking tour of Brickell Avenue while listening to stories of William and Mary Brickell, who developed the area to what it is today.

Jun
30
Sun
2019
Waterway Canoe Tour @ Coral Gables Museum
Jun 30 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Sunday, June 30th; 8:30-12pm; Coral Gables Museum

Enjoy a day of beauty and relaxation with the Coral Gables Museum on the Miami canals. Starting the day off with a self-guided audio exhibition tour, the day will proceed with a bus ride to the waterways where a stunning amount of natural beauty, wildlife, architecture and hidden gems of the city can be seen and admired.

Jul
2
Tue
2019
“The Fall of the American Empire” @ Coral Gables Art Cinema
Jul 2 @ 5:30 pm – Jul 3 @ 8:00 pm

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.

Jul
6
Sat
2019
Dionne Warwick with Symphony Orchestra @ Adrienne Arsht Center
Jul 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Saturday, July 6th; 8pm; Adrienne Arsht Center

Join the Adrienne Arsht Center and Grammy award winner Dionne Warwick for a one-night performance on Independence Day Weekend. Warwick will perform her renowned songs and ” Walk on By,” “Don’t Make Me Over,” and “That’s What Friends Are For,” among many others while accompanied by a live music orchestra.

Jul
9
Tue
2019
Curator’s Tour @ Frost Museum
Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Tuesday, July 9th; 1-2pm; Frost Museum FIU

Join the Frost Museum and chief curator Amy Galpin for an in depth look at “Spheres of Meaning: An Exhibition of Artists Book”, which takes visitors though a series of books, texts, narrative, sketchbooks and more shown in a new visual interdisciplinary medium.

Jul
11
Thu
2019
Real Utopias: Paths Through Utopias with MOAD @ Bill Cosford Cinema, University of Miami
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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.

 

Jul
14
Sun
2019
Second Sunday Film Festival: Heading Home @ NSU Art Museum
Jul 14 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

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.

 

Jul
20
Sat
2019
Downtown Walking Tour @ Coral Gables Museum
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Saturday, July 20th; 11-12:30pm; Coral Gables Museum

Join the Coral Gables Museum for an inside look into the gems that make up a historic neighborhood. Discuss the Mediterranean Revival style that elegantly dominates the architecture while visiting some of the pivotal points throughout the history of the Gables. See the Colonnade Hotel, the Ford dealership, outdoor theater and riding club while learning about how these small locations built the landscape of modern Miami.

Jul
21
Sun
2019
Gables Bike Tour @ Coral Gables Museum
Jul 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Sunday, July 21st; 11-12:30pm; Coral Gables Museum

Join the Coral Gables Museum for a relaxing morning of biking through Miami’s beautiful summer scenery of exotic plants and beautiful gardens at Montgomery Botanical on Old Cutler Road. The tour takes visitors through the world famous botanical garden on their bikes and will tell the stories behind the wide array of lush palms, cycads and beautiful plants, brought as seeds from around the world to their new home in Miami.

Jul
24
Wed
2019
Moving Images: Of Men and Gods @ MOCA Miami
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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.

Jul
26
Fri
2019
Jazz at MOCA x Tom McCormick @ MOCA Miami
Jul 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Friday, July 26th; 8-10pm; MOCA Miami

Join MOCA for their monthly jazz special, this month featuring Tom McCormick, a saxophone superstar with skills that have come from Baltimore to Miami, Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean, Japan and India. An accomplished player as well as composer and arranger, this live music experience is sure to have visitors amazed.

Jul
28
Sun
2019
Waterway Canoe Tour @ Coral Gables Museum
Jul 28 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm

Sunday, July 28th; 9:30-1pm; Coral Gables Museum

Enjoy a day of beauty and relaxation with the Coral Gables Museum on the Miami canals. Starting the day off with a self-guided audio exhibition tour, the day will proceed with a bus ride to the waterways where a stunning amount of natural beauty, wildlife, architecture and hidden gems of the city can be seen and admired.

Aug
1
Thu
2019
Go Miami Spice!!! @ MiamiSpice@gmcvb.com
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 am

Miami Spice Program Go!!! From today August 1st and until September 30: 250 amazing restaurants are offering prix fix lunch for $ 23 and dinner for $39. It’s a GMCVB initiative, check menus here: MiamiSpice@gmcvb.com. Gastronomy is art!

Aug
9
Fri
2019
Guadalupe Maravilla: Los Purifiers @ ICA / Institute of Contemporary Art
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday, August 9, Performance at 7 pm. ICA Miami and Guadalupe Maravilla present Los Purifiers, a new performance by the New York- and Richmond-based artist that aims to create a new visual memory for the entangled genealogy of border-crossing stories. As part of the performance, Maravilla will initiate a sound activation intended to cleanse phobias and blockages resulting from an accelerating political climate.

Guadelupe Maravilla, Shrine for the Undocumented Children, 2018. Wearable Sculpture, Mixed Media. 

 

Sep
6
Fri
2019
Free First Fridays: Performance & Art @ ICA - Institute of Cotemporary Art - Miami
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

ICA Miami welcomes Berlin-based producer Mechatok to First Fridays. Mechatok’s performance will be complemented by Shanghai-based visual artist Kim Laughton. “[Mechatok] is still only 21 but over the last few years has slowly developed one of the most distinctive sounds in contemporary electronic music: equal parts blissful and melancholic club-ready pop miniatures. In the Sculpture Garden, ICA Miami and ARTECHOUSE Miami have teamed with Ketel One Vodka to present a unique augmented reality cocktail experience. 

Sep
7
Sat
2019
Arts Launch 2019 @ Arsht Center
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Arts Launch 2019 @ Arsht Center

ArtsLaunch is the biggest free community event in Miami that celebrates the performing arts and other arts disciplines. This open house is the annual kick-off to Miami’s art season! ArtsLaunch is a full day of over 50 activities including free mini performances, interactive workshops, kid’s activities, farmers market, tours and more.

 

Sep
27
Fri
2019
What it Means to be Hispanic in America Today & Jazz @ MOCA - Museum of Contemporary Art
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Panel Discussion at 6 pm, Jazz at MOCA at 8 pm on Friday, September 27. In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA) is thrilled to present an expanded event as part of its Jazz at MOCA series on Friday, Sept. 27 including a performance by singer Leslie Cartaya, a panel discussion and O, Miami. The conversation will be moderated by Antonio Martinez, former district director of Dade County Public Schools. Speakers will comprise of Hispanic artists of various mediums including writer N.J. Perez, the author of “Heart of a Cuban”, artist Edison Penafiel, who is an exhibiting artist of the South Florida Cultural Consortium Exhibition, and singer Leslie Cartaya. Guests may also walkthrough MOCA’s exhibition “South Florida Cultural Consortium,” with free admission.

Oct
11
Fri
2019
Dancer Ivonne Batanero & Mezzo-soprano Amanda Crider performance @ Locust Projects
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Join Locust Projects in a progressive evening of reminiscing, talks, and collaborative performances celebrating the closing of FeCuOp: Antenna.. 6-7 pm: Casual happy hour with beer, wine and bites. 7 pm: Conversation with all of the members of FeCuOp moderated by Lorie Mertes, executive director of Locust Projects, with special guest Robert Chambers on the evolution FeCuOp and placing within the context of other artist collectives in Miami that were formed in the late 1990s and early 2000s. 7:30 Performance by dancer and choreographer Ivonne Batanero, 7:50 om special musical guest appearance by mezzo-soprano, Amanda Crider. Accompanied by a piano directly plugged into the Antenna and incorporating the sounds of the theremin! Great Program Friday, October 11, 6 – 8:30 (Locust Projects, 3852 N. Miami Ave.Design District).

Oct
17
Thu
2019
Yayoi Kusama @ Offsite ICA _Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami
Oct 17 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

ICA Miami presents a special off-site exhibition of renowned artist Yayoi Kusama’s All the Eternal Love I Have for the Pumpkins (2016) in the Miami Design District, marking the first time that one of Kusama’s signature “Infinity Mirror Rooms” will be on view in Miami. Admission is free on Thursdays on a first-come, first-serve basis!On View until January 31, 2020.General Admission $10 (112 NE 41st St. Ste. 106, Miami Design District.

 

 

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Oct
20
Sun
2019
Alternative Facts by Paul Ramirez Jonas @ Harvest Projects - Pinecrest Gardens
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Alternative Facts, an interactive public performance by Paul Ramírez Jonas that explores the concept that truth is a social contract. Over the course of two days in two different parts of the city, the artist will engage individual members of the public in a series of actions that call into question commonly understood ideas about facts, authority, exchange, value, and trust. Friday, October 18, from 11:00AM–2:00 PM at Kyriakides Plaza in MDC’s Wolfson Campus, and on Sunday, October 20, from 11:00 AM–2:00 PM at HARTVEST PROJECT at Pinecrest Gardens in Pinecrest. The events are free and open to the public.

Nov
15
Fri
2019
EcoCultura: MIWA Matreyec @ MDC - Live Arts Lab at Wolfson Campus
Nov 15 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Nov. 15, 16 & 17, 2019: With projected animation and performance, Matreyek presents an expansive, visually stunning examination of the impact of humanity on Earth’s natural systems. At the cross section of fantastical cinema and classic theater, Matreyek creates one-of-a-kind performances that makes invisible worlds visible, often weaving narratives of conflict between humanity and nature.