Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on February 27, 2003
American Art Today "Faces & Figures," on display through March 9 at The Art Museum at Florida International University, Southwest 107th Avenue & Eighth Street, Miami. Details: (305) 348-2890.
"Tinte y Textura" by Rene Barge will be on display through March 8 at the Dorsch Gallery, 151 NW 24th St., Miami. Details: (305) 576-1278.
"A Far Away Place," works by Brazilian painter Charles Falarara will be on display at La Loggia Ristorante & Lounge through Feb. 28. La Loggia, 68 W. Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 373-4800.
Florida’s first exhibition devoted to the work of Yayoi Kusama – Japan’s best-known artist. Kusama’s work ranges from painted canvases to painted bodies. Exhibit on view through May 2003. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday. 10 a.m.- 9 p.m. Thursday and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Bass Museum of Art, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 673-7530.
Liliana Porter will showcase her recent work "To Blink" through Mar. 15 at Casas Riegner Gallery, 25 NE 39 St., Miami Design District. Details: (305) 573-8242.
"Treasures from the Collection of the Bass Museum of Art," an overview of European paintings, sculpture and textiles from the Renaissance to the present. Signature works from the collections include paintings by Botticelli, Peter Paul Rubens, Ferdinand Bol and Jacob Jordaens. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday. 10 a.m.- 9 p.m. Thursday and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Bass Museum of Art, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 673-7530.
The Cultural Resource Center will display works by Carol K. Brown, "Portraits from the Album 1995-96," through March 5. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Mon.-Fri. The Cultural Resource Center, 111 NW First St., Miami. Details: visit www.tropiculture.com.
"Presence," recent works by Franklin Einspruch will be on display through March 8. The Dorsch Gallery, 151 NW 24th St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 576-1278.
Photographs by Carla Bronzini will be on display through Feb. 28 at Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 361-9771.
Frankenthaler’s "Paintings on Paper (1949-2002)" will be on display through June 8 at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) 770 NE 125 St., North Miami. Details: (305) 893-6211.
FRENCH ART EXHIBIT
"Passages," paintings by French artist Benedicte Blanc-Fontenille will be on display through March 11 at the Alliance Francaise Gallery, 1414 Coral Way, Miami. Details: (305) 859-8760.
European artist, Djawid Borower’s "Poems and Faces" will be on display through April 26 at Adamar Fine Arts, 177 NE 39 St., Miami. Opening reception from 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Details: (305) 576-1355.
DOUBLE PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT
Kenneth Barrett and Michael LeGrand will be exhibiting their collection of photographs during the Limelight Theatre’s "Hospitality Suite", through March 8. Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave., St. Augustine. Details: (904) 825-1164.
"Form" and "An evening with Marilyn Monroe," photographs by Horst P. Horst will be on display through March 19 at Daniel Azoulay Gallery, 3900A NE First Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 576-1977.
ART RAFFLE EXHIBIT
ArtCenter South Florida will sponsor the Second Annual "Winning Art" raffle. The public will have a chance to win works in a variety of media including photography, sculpture, paintings and drawings by 39 different resident artists. Raffle pieces on display through March 2 and March 15-April 13 at ArtCenter’s gallery, 800 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. Opening night reception with artists March 15, 7 p.m.-11 p.m. Raffle tickets $10. Details: (305) 674-8278.
"The Making of Miami Beach, 1933-1942: The Architecture of Lawrence Murray Dixon" on display through April 6 at the Bass Museum of Contemporary Art, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 673-7530.
DUO EXHIBIT OPENING
"New Work: Roberto Behar and Rosario Marquardt," Miami-based architect/artist team, will be on display through June 22 at Miami Art Museum, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Members preview and artist lecture, 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Free for MAM members; non-members $10. Details: (305) 375-3000.
A tribute to the heroic contributions Floridians made during World War II will be on display through June 1. Historical Museum of Southern Florida, 101 W. Flagler St., Downtown Miami. $5 adults; $2 children (6-12); free for members. Details: (305) 375-1492.
OPENING & LECTURE
"It Came from Studio Floor," by Houston artist Trenton Doyle Hancock, will be on display through June 8 at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA,) 770 NE 125 St., North Miami. Art Talk by Trenton Doyle Hancock at 7 p.m. Details: (305) 893-6211.
The Artists of ArtSpace of Hollywood host an art exhibit through March 6, complete with opening reception and meet-n-greet, 7 p.m.-10 p.m. ArtSpace of Hollywood, La Piazza at Young Circle, 1865 Hollywood Blvd., Downtown Hollywood. Details: (954) 926-2333.
Lowe Art Museum and Christie’s host the opening of Visions of Empire: "Picturing the Conquest in Colonial Mexico," works from the Jay I. Kislak Foundation. Gallery tour 7 p.m.; reception 8 p.m. Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, 1301 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-5587.