Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on January 1, 2004
14th Art Miami at Miami Beach Convention Center open to the public Jan. 8-11, 120 galleries from 23 countries showing a cross-section of modern and contemporary works as well as special exhibits, lectures and events. Details: (312) 553-8924.
"Drawings Witnessing a Newborn Monk," by Spanish artist J.M. Antolin will be on display Jan. 8-Feb. 5 at Miami-Dade College’s Frances Wolfson Gallery, 300 NE Second Ave., Building 1. Artist lectures 8 p.m. Jan. 7 at Centro Cultural Espanol, 800 Douglas Road, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 237-3696.
"Visas for Life: The Righteous and Honorable Diplomats" features an untold story of the Holocaust: the dramatic story of diplomats from diverse cultures, countries and backgrounds who by the end of the war had saved hundreds of Jewish and refugee lives at the peril of their careers and, often, their lives. Exhibition is based on original photographs and other archival materials. Through Feb. 15 at the Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, 1650 Harrison St., Hollywood. $5 adults, $3 students and seniors. Details: (954) 921-3274.
Matthew Carone’s "New Paintings" will be on exhibit 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and by appointment Saturdays and evenings. Through Jan. 28 at Virginia Miller Galleries, 169 Madeira Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 444-4493, or www.virginiamiller.com
David Schluss, Barbara Watler and Tim Homes are featured at Coral Springs Museum of Art, 2855 Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs. Exhibit runs through Feb. 21. Details: (954) 340-5000.
"Out of Sight: Technicolor & Deviations," 12 resident contemporary artists, curated by Jeanna Yoo of San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. ArtCenter/South Florida, 800 Lincoln Road. Runs through Jan. 4. Details: (305) 674-8278 or www.artcentersf.org.
"Important Cuban Artworks, Volume Two" showcases more than 60 works of Cuban artists including Amelia Pelaez, Lam, Tomas Sanchez, Portocarrero and Mendive. Cernuda Arte, 3155 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. Through February. Details: (305) 461-1050.
The Wolfson Galleries at Miami-Dade College presents the opening of "Aperture Past/Future: Aperture at 50", Jan. 8-Feb. 13. The traveling exhibit premiered in Sotheby’s New York in January 2003 with 170 images from photographers published in Aperture over the past half-century. The exhibit includes works from photographers including Diane Arbus, Brassai, Robert Capa, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Graciela Iturbide, Dorothea Lange, Annie Leibovitz, Robert Mapplethorpe, Sebasti“o Salgado, Edward Weston and more. Details: (305) 237-3171.
Pinecrest gARTens Art Festival will be Jan. 24-25 at Pinecrest Gardens. This juried fine-art show will have the natural art backdrop of Pinecrest Gardens and more than 50 exceptional artists. Details: (305) 669-6942 or www.pinecrest-fl.gov/gardens.