Calendar Of Events Museums
Written by Miami Today on October 28, 2004
JAZZ AT MOCA
The Museum of Contemporary Art will feature a free concert by vocalist and violinist Nicole Yarling. Yarling’s music embraces jazz, rock, R&B and other styles. 8 p.m. at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125 St., North Miami. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
MAPS AND PRINTS
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida presents the exhibit of antique Haitian maps and prints from the 18th and 19th century from the collection of Edouard Duval-Carrie. Through Jan. 23 at 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-1492or www.historical-museum.org.
The Bass Museum presents a grouping of 83 works of art to celebrate the Art Deco style of domestic interiors from the 1920′s and 1930′s in Paris. Through Jan. 23 at The Bass Museum, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. $4-$6. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
Women of Vision will host a cocktail reception, "A Complimentary Evening of Antiquities", as a "thank you" to the community. Featuring Maria La Bonta de la Pezuelas, vice president of Sotheby’s to discuss the art of collecting. La Bonta de la Pezuelas will also take attendees on a tour of he gallery’s authentic antiques and Art Deco furniture dating form 1600s to the 1960s. 7-9 p.m. at Antiquities, 2736 E Oakland Park Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. RSVP required. Details: (954) 424-0085, ext. 23 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Institute of Maya Studies, a non-profit organization that seeks to educate the public about the pre-Columbian cultures of the Americas, is holding a series of programs that teach participants about the ancient Maya from their scientific achievements to their historic cities. 8 p.m. Wednesdays through October at the Miami Museum of Science, 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 235-1192 or www.mayastudies.org.
THE FLORIDA HOME
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida presents Modern Living: 1945-1965, showcasing domestic architecture in Florida in the Post-World War II period. The exhibit explores home design developments, changes in architectural styles and the effects of a subtropical environment as well as popular culture on construction of Florida homes. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays; noon-5 p.m. Sundays at 101 W Flagler St., Miami. $2-$5. Details: (305) 375-1492.