Calendar Of Events Museums
Written by Miami Today on January 20, 2005
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 Sunday at 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-1492or www.historical-museum.org.
The Bass Museum presents 83 works of art to celebrate the Art Deco style of domestic interiors from the 1920s and ’30s in Paris. Through Sunday at The Bass Museum, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. $4-$6. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
The Miami Art Museum hosts Beyond Geometry: Experiments in Form, 1940s-’70s. The exhibition examines artists 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.
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.
JUST THE FUNNY
The Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium presents Saturday comedy nights featuring a combination of improv and sketch comedy. Presenters use audience input to create live on-the-spot comedy sketches during each 90-minute set. Shows are recommended for a PG-13 audience. 9-11 p.m. every Saturday at the Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium, 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. $10. Details: (305) 693-8669.