Calendar Of Events Museums
Written by Miami Today on August 21, 2003
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.
HISTORICAL MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN FLORIDA
101 W Flagler St. (305) 375-1492. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Thursday, 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.
LATIN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM
Exhibits by Latin American and European artists. Gallery/Museum/Arts Area Walks and Tours. These tours usually coincide with the opening of exhibits, special events and include participating shops and restaurants. 2206 SW Eighth St. (in the Miami Art Center), Miami, 305-644-1127.
LOWE ART MUSEUM
1301 Stanford Drive, UM Campus, Coral Gables. (305) 284-3603. 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. 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 children through 12.
MIAMI MUSEUM OF SCIENCE
3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. (305) 646-4200. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. open everyday. Adults $10, seniors (62+) and students with ID (ages 13-18) $8, children under 3 are free. Admission includes wildlife center, planetarium shows, all exhibits and special event.
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- to 19th-century antiques and decorative arts. 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily. Adults, $10; children 6-12, $5; 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.
924 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. (305) 674-8278. Affordable work and exhibition space is provided to more than 40 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.
ART DECO MUSEUM
Architectural tours of the historic art deco district, multi-media exhibits, interactive displays, historic photos, children’s area and film pavilion. Open daily 10am-6pm. 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, 305-531-3484.
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 1920s bakery buildings. Studio hours 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Open house 1-5 p.m. the second Sunday of each month.
Miami-Dade Community College Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., third floor, Room 1365. (305) 237-3278. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday, noon-6 p.m. Thursday.
THE CONCOURSE GALLERY
Miami International Airport, Concourse E, departure level. (305) 375-5362.
THE FRANCES WOLFSON GALLERY
M-DC Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., fifth floor. (305) 237-3278. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday, noon-6 p.m. Thursday.
GALLERY AT M-DC 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-DC KENDALL
11011 SW 104th St. (305) 237-2281. Hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, Thursday and Friday, noon-7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.
ITALIAN CULTURAL CENTER
800 Douglas Road, Suite 214, Coral Gables. (305) 448-9065. Hours are 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Friday.
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.
SPANISH CULTURAL CENTER
Suite 170, 800 Douglas Road, Coral Gables. (305) 448-9677. Hours are 10 a.m.-3 p.m. weekdays.
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.