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. 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.
"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.
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.
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.
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 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. Details: (305) 893-6211.
DOG HOUSE EXHIBIT
Westen Charles installation, "The Dog House" will be on display through April 4 at Miami-Dade Community College, Wolfson Galleries, Suite 1365, 300 NE Second Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 237-3696.
Israeli Artist, Ruth Coriat, will be displaying "The Word" through March 31 at Coral Gables International Art Center, 5527 SW 8 St., Miami. Details: (305) 471-7383.
Works by Robert Flynn, "Elements: Selections from 1992-2002", will be on display through May 7 at The Cultural Resource Center, Stephen P. Clark Center, 111 NW First St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-4634.
"Icons" by Venezuelan sculptress, Clarisa Giannelli, will be on display through April 19 at the Portobello Ristorante, 2841 Coral Way, Miami. Details: (305) 445-0093.
"Continuum: New Works", group exhibit by Brooke Eagle, Carol Giller Fryd, Peggy Selig Gordon, Joyce Ellen Kaiser, Annamae Levenson Kaye, Harriet Lefkowitz, Mira Tager Lehr, Freda C. Tschumy and Marcella Waldman. On display through April 3 at the Miami-Dade Community College, Frances Wolfson Gallery, 5th floor, Wolfson Campu-Building 1, 300 NE Second Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 237-3696.
Sculptor, Maunel Carbonell's, "Works on Bronze" will be on display Monday through Friday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at Brickell Townhouse, Main Floor, 2451 Brickell Ave., Miami. Exhibit runs through April 30. Details: (305) 858-6776.
The Limelight Theatre's current photography exhibit of photographers, Kenneth Barrett and Michael LeGrand has been extended through April 26. On view Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Ave., St. Augustine. Details: (904) 825-1164.
Winning artwork in mixed media from ArtCenter/South Florida's 2nd Annual Resident Raffle will be on display through April 13 at ArtSouth, 800 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. Reception from 7 p.m.-11 p.m. Drawing for raffle will be held April 10. Details: (305) 674-8278.
The Bakehouse Art Complex will host "Women in Art", an exhibition of works by female artists will be on display through March 30 at the Bakehouse Art Complex, 561 NW 32 St., Miami. Details: (305) 576-2828.
The Dorsch Gallery presents "Come," works of art by Mark A. Koven through March 29. Dorsch Gallery, 161 NW 24 St., Miami. Details: (305) 576-1278.
Ruth King, Professor of Three Dimensional Studies at Alfred University, New York, will present a lecture as part of the Department of Art and Art History "Miami Hot: Glass Studio Workshop and Public Lecture Series," 7 p.m. at the Lowe Art Museum, 1301 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-3603.
"Transmigration: Paintings of a Tibetan Artist," works by Karma Phuntsok, will be on display through April 26. Opening reception, 7 p.m.-10 p.m. at Dharma Studio, 3170 Commodore Plaza, Coconut Grove. Details: (305) 461-1777.
Music, dance, art and storytelling performances are all part of "The Art of Africa," African art gallery open to both children and adults 12 p.m.-4 p.m. at the Lowe Art Musuem, 1301 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-3535.
Matt Lamb's new paintings, "Evolution of a Vision," will be on display through April 30. Virginia Miller Galleries, 169 Madeira Ave., Coral Gables. Reception 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Details: (305) 444-4493.