Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on November 18, 2004
ART AND EMOTION
Fache Arts Gallery will feature Chilean abstract artist Carla Fache’s work "Art + Emotion." Through Nov. 30 at Fache Arts Gallery, 2300 N Miami Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 975-6933 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MIAMI BEACH VINTAGE
The Miami Design Preservation League presents its Wish You Were Here exhibit featuring vintage postcards of Miami Beach’s historic architecture. With more than 200 postcards, the historical styles include Mediterranean Revival, Art Deco and Modern. Saturdays, Sundays noon-5 p.m. through December at the Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 672-2014 or www.mdpl.org.
Casa Bacardi presents Cuban-born artist Randy BarcelÛ. The exhibit will feature his art deco style paintings and drawings from the ’80s and ’90s. Through Dec. 17 at the Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies, 531 Brescia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-2822 or http://casabacardi.iccas.miami.edu.
The Bass Museum will present Art Deco works from Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris. This exhibition celebrates the Art Deco style of domestic interiors in Paris during the 1920s and ’30s. Featuring 83 paintings, sculptures, works on paper, furniture and decorative arts by artists such as Braque, Modigliani and Picasso. Through Jan. 23 at the Bass Museum, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
LIGHT AND ATMOSPHERE
Miami Art Museum presents Light and Atmosphere, an exhibit representing artists’ perception of light and air. Presentations include painting, photography, video, sculpture and installations. Through Jan. 30 at 101 W Flagler St., Miami. $3-$5. Details: (305) 375-3000 or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
The Lowe Art Museum presents a tour of Bonne Annee 200 Zan! Haitian Art from the Permanent Collection. The exhibition celebrates the 200th anniversary of Haiti’s independence. 2-3 p.m. at the University of Miami, Lowe Art Museum, 1301 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables. $3-$5. Details: www.lowemuseum.org.
OBJECTS OF VIRTUE
Art Center/South Gallery will present "Objects of Virtue," a group exhibition of works by South Florida artists. The exhibition defines the true character, personal history and ideals of the artist at Art Center/South Florida. 7-10 p.m. at the Art Center/South Florida Gallery, 800 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 674-82478.
ART IN THE AFTERNOON
The Homestead Art Club hosts Art in the Afternoon, an afternoon for the public to view artists at work, see demonstrations by painters, culinary creators and others, share a potluck meal and meet the artists. Every third Saturday at Studio 100, 250 E Palm Drive, Florida City. Details: (786) 243-0447.
The Patricia & Phillip Frost Museum hosts Lespri Endepandan: Discovering Haitian Sculpture. The exhibit features a selection from Haitian sculptors spanning the past 50 years, combining non-traditional styles with their artistic independence. Through Dec. 5 at Florida International University, Frost Art Museum, Charley Perry Building, Southwest 107th Avenue and Eighth Street. Free. Details: (305) 348-2890 or www.frostmuseum.org.
DIANA: A CELEBRATION
The Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale presents an exhibition celebrating the life and work of Diana, Princess of Wales. Authentic memorabilia, film footage and a collection of 28 dresses including her royal wedding gown. All proceeds will benefit the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fund. Through Dec. 31 at Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, 1 E Las Olas Blvd. $6-$20. Details: (954) 462-0222 or www.moafl.org.
The Miami Art Museum presents Argentinean artist Fabian Marcaccio in his first solo museum exhibition in the US. This will be his seventh environmental installation, but the first to be created for a specific architectural space and with a specific city in mind. Miami-
Paintant is about 100 feet long and 13 feet high with a form that suggests an unfolding scroll or breaking wave. Through Jan. 23 at Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-3000 or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
The Miami Art Museum will host "Beyond Geometry: Experiments in Form, 1940s-’70s." The exhibition examines artist, after World War II, in Europe, South America and North America turned to geometric abstraction as a springboard for experimentation. Featuring over 120 works by 85 artists from 20 countries. Through April 24 at the Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Details: www.miamiartmuseum.org.
MIAMI ART MUSEUM
Every Sunday, the Miami Art Museum offers free admission and guided tours at 2 p.m. The third Thursday of each month, the museum holds a happy hour with live music, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. 5-8:30 p.m. Members free; others $5. 101 W Flagler St. Details: www.miamiartmuseum.com.
The Bass Museum conducts docent tour of the museum collections and temporary exhibitions. 2 p.m. every Saturday through November at the Bass Museum, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Free with museum admission. Details:(305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.