Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on November 20, 2003
"Red Grooms: Selections from the Graphic Work," organized by the Tennessee State Museum from the collection of Walter G. Knestrick, will be presented by Vincent Katz, Red Grooms film producer. 7 p.m. lecture, 8-10 p.m. reception at the University of Miami’s Lowe Art Museum, 1301 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables. Exhibition runs through Jan. 18. Admission: Free for museum members, $5 for non-members. Details: www.lowemuseum.org
The Art Museum at Florida International University presents works by Bachelor of Fine Arts students. Reception 8-10 p.m. at the museum, SW 107th Ave. and 8th St., University Park, Miami. Through Dec. 16. Details: (305) 348-2890.
Peruvian-born Miami artist William Cordova fuses urban culture with ancient Andean spirituality. His work is inspired by the history and memories of Machu Picchu, Overtown, Little Haiti, and Opa-locka. "No More Lonely Nights" previews from 7-10 p.m. at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. Runs through Feb. 8.
Details: (305) 893-6211.
EL PRADO MUSEUM ARTISTS
"El Prado Museum as Seen by 12 Contemporary Spanish Artists," runs through Nov. 29. 7 a.m.-7 p.m. at 801 Brickell Ave. Details: (305) 860-1335 or (305) 788-6857.
"From Persia to Miami: A Journey for Survival," at the Jewish Museum of Florida, through April 11. Valuable artifacts, historic photographs and paintings tell the story of a Jewish family who moved between Iran and Turkmenistan. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays except Jewish holidays. $5 adults, $4 seniors, $10 families. Members and children younger than 6 free; Saturdays free.
Lowe Art Museum hosts a tour designed to introduce families to its temporary and permanent collections including works from artists such as Frank Stella, Roy Lichtenstein, Paul Sierra and Miriam Schapiro. 2 p.m. Lowe Art Museum, 1301 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables. Free with museum admission: $5 adults; $3 seniors and students; free for members. Details: (305) 284-3603.
WRIGHT BROTHERS EXHIBIT
In honor of the Wright brothers’ first powered flight, an exhibition of aviation-themed posters reproduced from the Wolfsonian’s permanent collection is on view at the Miami International Airport Terminal Area between Concourses B and C through December. Details: (305) 535-2622.