Calendar Of Events Museums
Written by Miami Today on April 4, 2002
ART DECO MUSEUM
1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach. (305) 672-2014. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily.
THE ART MUSEUM AT FIU
PC 110, University Park Campus, Southwest 107th Avenue and Eighth Street. (305) 348-2890. Permanent sculpture exhibit throughout the campus. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; noon-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Martin Z. Margulies Sculpture Park, a 69-piece collection sculpture, open year-round.
BASS MUSEUM OF ART
2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. (305) 673-7530. Open Thursday evenings only, featuring free concerts, lectures and films. Regular schedule resumes in the fall.
HISTORICAL MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN FLORIDA
101 W Flagler St. (305) 375-1492. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, Thursday until 9 p.m. "The Everglades: Exploitation & Conservation," through Aug. 18. Noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $5 for adults; $2 for children 6-12.
JEWISH MUSEUM OF FLORIDA
301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. (305) 672-5044. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. Closed Mondays. Adults, $5; students and seniors, $4; families, $10.
LOWE ART MUSEUM
1301 Stanford Drive, UM Campus, Coral Gables. (305) 284-3603. "Soon Come: Contemporary Jamaican Art" and "Lithographs of James McNeill Whistler: the Steven Block Collection." April 12-July 28. "Pastiglia Boxes: Hidden Treasures of the Italian Renaissance" through April 28. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thursday, noon-7 p.m.; Sunday, noon-5 p.m.
MIAMI ART MUSEUM
101 W Flagler St. (305) 375-3000. Collecting museum exhibiting contemporary art. "Matta in America" through June 2. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, third Thursdays until 9 p.m.; noon-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Closed Mondays. $5 adults, free for kids through 12.
MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART
770 NE 125th St., North Miami. (305) 893-6211. Contemporary art. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission $5; $3 for seniors.
VIZCAYA MUSEUM & GARDENS
3251 S Miami Ave. (305) 250-9133. Villa and gardens contain collection of 15th-19th century antiques and decorative arts. 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily. Adults, $10; children 6-12, $5, and children under 6, free.
THE WOLFSONIAN FIU
1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. (305) 531-1001. American and European art & designs 1885-1945 from the Mitchell Wolfson Jr. Collection and cultural programs featuring films and lectures. "Art & Design in the Modern Age," updated seasonally. "Aluminum By Design: Jewelry to Jets," through April 7.
924 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. (305) 674-8278. Affordable work & exhibition space is provided to more than 80 visual artists through a juried program. "ArtStudies" classes in various media at several artistic levels are available. The center runs galleries at 800 and 924 Lincoln and studios at 800, 810 and 924 Lincoln Road. Open 1-11 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday and 1-9 p.m. Sunday.
BAKEHOUSE ART COMPLEX
561 NW 32nd St. (305) 576-2828. About 90 artists painters, sculptors, ceramicists, dyers, papermakers, glassworkers, photographers and jewelers work and exhibit in their studios and main gallery in the renovated ’20s bakery buildings. Studio hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Open house is 1-5 p.m. on the second Sunday of each month.
M-DCC Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., third floor, Room 1365. (305) 237-3278. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, except noon-6 p.m. Thursday.
CENTRO CULTURAL ESPAOL
Suite 170, 800 Douglas Road, Coral Gables. (305) 448-9677. Hours are 10 a.m.-3 p.m. weekdays.
THE CONCOURSE GALLERY
Miami International Airport, concourse E, departure level. (305) 375-5362.
THE FRANCES WOLFSON GALLERY
M-DCC Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., 5th floor. (305) 237-3278. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, except and noon-6 p.m. Thursday.
GALLERY AT M-DCC NORTH
11380 NW 27th Ave., LeRoy Collins Campus Center, room 4207-1. (305) 237-1376. Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday.
GALLERY AT M-DCC KENDALL
11011 SW 104th St. (305) 237-2281. Hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, Thursday and Friday, and noon-7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.
1300 Campo Sano Drive, UM Campus, Coral Gables. (305) 284-2542. Contemporary art. Hours are 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
ONE BRICKELL SQUARE
801 Brickell Ave. (305) 673-4859. Open during business hours.
4031 Laguna St., Coral Gables. (305) 444-7122. Featuring works by photographers. 9 a.m.-noon and 1-5 p.m. Monday-Friday or by appointment.
SUNTRUST BANK LOBBY
1 SE Third Ave. (305) 365-3690. Open during business hours.
First National Bank of South Miami, 5750 Sunset Drive. (305) 667-5511. Open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday.