September 15, 2020 – January 7, 2021:
PURSEonality. A Stylish Handbag History
ighlights from the personal collection of Ilene Hochberg Wood. The collection ranges in style from folk art, to contemporary designer, to embroidered, and numbers into the thousands, making it the largest in the U.S., if not the world including two handbag designers who are responsible for many of the designs we see in today’s modern handbag world, Anne-Marie of Paris and Nettie Rosenstein.
Headlines! Unfolding 117 Years of History with the Miami Herald
Curated by: Malcolm Lauredo, Director of Historic Research and Lead Historian and John Allen, Museum Executive Director. Presented by the Knight Foundation.
Headlines! Unfolding 117 Years of History with the Miami Herald serves not only as an unfolding of the Miami Herald’s past but also of city’s past, for the identity of both the newspaper and Miami are inseparably intertwined.
Through September 15:
The Art and Science of Julio J. Figueroa.
Scientific Illustration is the rare middle point where the creativity and freedom of visual arts meet the rigor and precision of science. (b. 1947, Havana, Cuba)
Creating the Dream: George E. Merrick and his Vision of Coral Gables.
Dedicated to Civic Arts, the Coral Gables Museum celebrates the 1920’s planned community of Coral Gables and presents exhibits and programs that examine the built environment.
The Museum’s mission is to celebrate, investigate and explore the civic arts of architecture and urban and environmental design, including fostering an appreciation for the history, vision, and cultural landscape of Coral Gables; promoting beauty and planning as well as historic and environmental preservation for a broad audience, including children, families, and community members, as well as local, regional, national and international visitors. The museum optimizes its mission by cultivating effective partnerships, and providing programming that includes exhibitions, collections, educational offerings, lectures, tours, publications and special events.
Coral Gables Museum285 Aragon Ave.
Coral Gables, Fl. 33134
P: 305 603 8067
Tue – Thurs: 12 – 6;
Fri: 12 – 6 (Later on Gallery Nights).
Sat: 11 – 5;Sun: 12 – 5.
Admission: adults $10, seniors &
students $8, children (3 – 13) $3