Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on December 12, 2002
"Young Talents," works by Sandro de la Rosa, Miguel Florido, Vicente Hernandez, Rigoberto Pelaez and Sinhue Vega, on display through Dec. 13. 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Cernuda Arte, 3155 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 461-1050.
"La France Insolite" will feature Claude Zueña’s most recent work, through Dec. 13th. 7 p.m. French Alliance of Miami, 1414 Coral Way, Miami. (305) 859-8760.
"2002 Faces," one-time art installation by Hans Feyerabend. More than 1,000 select portraits are on display, accompanied by slide projections, music and 3-d work. Times vary. Gallery Vincent – Streets of Mayfair (Ground level,) 2911 Grand Ave., Coconut Grove. Details: (305) 534-7588.
The Bass Museum of Art will host an inaugural celebration for its newly remodeled museum. 7 p.m. Cocktail reception; 7:30 p.m. Dinner by Shoji Sushi; 9 p.m.-11 p.m. Party in the park with dessert, drinks, dancing and more. Bass Museum of Art, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Asian theme. Black-tie or Asian dress optional. RSVP: (305) 673-7530, ext. 1013.
"Insights," an exhibition of painting, photography, installation and sculpture. Through Jan. 31. Alejandra Von Hartz Fine Arts, 180 NE 39 St., Suite 220, Miami Design District. Details: (305) 361-9771.
"Breakthrough," by Guerra de la Paz. On display through Dec. 29th. 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. at the Dorsch Gallery, 151 NW 24th St., Miami. (305) 576-1278.
PORTRAITS OF AN ERA
The Wolfsonian hosts a preview and reception of "From Emperors to Hoi Polloi: Portraits of an Era," from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. On view through May 11th. The Wolfsonian – Florida International University, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 535-2606.
Pavlova M. Gallery hosts an exhibition of recent works by painter and figure drawer, Susana Herrero-Kunhardt, through Jan. 15. 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. Pavlova M. Gallery, 25 SE Second Ave., Suite 200, Miami. Details: (305) 416-4950.
The Dorsch Gallery will host "Lama Norlha" and "the back room" through Jan. 25th. The "Lama Norlha" exhibition features large-scale paintings of spectacular color and strength and "the back room" examines the conflicting dualities between the physical and the spiritual. Opening reception 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Dorsch Gallery, 151 NW 24 St., Miami. Details: (305) 576-1278.
BAKEHOUSE ART SHOW
The Bakehouse Art Complex presents "Winter Juried Art Show 2002" through Jan. 19. Music and refreshments. Opening reception from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. Bakehouse Art Complex, 561 NW 32 St., Miami. Details: (305) 576-2828.
"Time Trial," Julian LaVerdiere’s first solo museum exhibition will be on view through Feb. 23. Tuesday through Saturday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125 St., North Miami. Admission is free for MOCA members, North Miami residents, City of North Miami employees, children under 12; $5 for adults; $3 for seniors and students with I.D. Details: (305) 893-6211.
"Deluxe Miami," curated by El Perro and Paco Barragan will be on view through Jan. 4. Opening reception 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. at Casas Riegner Gallery, 25 NE 39 St., Miami. Details: (305) 573-8242.
Former professional football player and sculptor, Robert Thiele, will be showcasing his work through Jan. 15. Tuesday through Saturday 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. Barbara Gillman Gallery, 5582 NE Fourth Court #5, Miami. Details: (305) 759-9155.
"4 x 4: Four Installations by Four Artists," Cerj Lalonde, Gretchen Minnhaar, Niso and Rimaj will be exhibiting their art through Jan. 4. Opening reception 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. at Adamar Fine Arts, 177 NE 39 St., Miami. Details: (305) 576-1355.
"From the Valley of the Dolls" 1985-2001, Polaroids by David Levinthal on view through Jan. 13. Gallery times vary. Daniel Azoulay Gallery, 3900 A. NE First Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 576-1977.
"Maquettes to Monumental," sculptor Manuel Carbonell exhibits his collection of maquettes, sculptures, monumental sculptures, bas-reliefs, etchings and serigraphs through Jan. 31. Monday – Friday 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. Saturday by appointment. 2451 Brickell Ave. (Brickell Townhouse, Main Floor) Miami. Details: (305) 858-6776.
JEWISH ART EXHIBIT
The Jewish Museum of Florida will host "MOSAIC: Jewish Life in Florida" and "El Viaje – The Journey" – Jewish Artists and Poets of Latin America, plus vignettes of some Florida Latin Jewish families. 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 672-5044.
"Stomping Ground: Part 1," featuring 20 ArtCenter resident artists, accompanied by classical string duo will be on exhibit for one day only. 6 p.m.-9 p.m. at ArtCenter-South Florida, 800, 810 & 924 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 674-8278.
"At Home for the Holidays with MCB." A "Nutcracker"-themed open house at MCB with docent tours, interactive elements in the lobby, prize drawings, and an "Art and Sole" art exhibition of unique toe shoe designs. 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Miami City Ballet, 2200 Liberty Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 929-7000.
Recent works by Susana Herrero-Kunhardt will be on display through Jan. 15. Kunhardt has devoted more than 30 years of work drawing and painting the human figure. Work available for viewing Monday through Friday 1 p.m.-6 p.m. or by appointment. Pavlova M. Gallery, Ingraham Building, 25 SE Second Ave., Suite 200, Miami. Details: (305) 416-4950.
FrameWorks, a Coconut Grove art gallery will host a reception introductiong artwork by Highwayman artists R.L. Lewis and Roy McLendon. 6 p.m.-10 p.m. FrameWorks, 3196 Commodore Plaza, Coconut Grove. Details: (305) 443-4581.
ArtSouth hosts a free open house for the public featuring gallery and studio tours, art exhibitions, one-on-one demonstrations with resident artists and live music. 12 p.m.-7p.m. In addition to the festivities, "Hot Roads" car show (which feature antique and collectable cars) will be on display on Krome Avenue from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. ArtSouth, 240 N. Krome Ave., Homestead. Details: (305) 247-9406.
Miami Art Museum hosts "Second Saturdays" each month. This month’s focus: ornamental objects. Focuses on the work of artists who have transformed everyday objects into art. 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Also, enjoy a holiday performance by the Gold Coast Theatre Company from 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Miami Art Museum, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-3000.
The Cultural Affairs Council of South Miami hosts their 5th Annual Art Expo-South Miami, featuring "Color Illusion" by Ernesto Pintado. 7 p.m. at Best Western South Miami, 5959 SW 71 St., South Miami. RSVP: (305) 667-6664.