Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on April 14, 2005
Damien B. Contemporary Art Center presents Lucid Flats, a visual-arts exhibit including drawings, paintings and everyday-object manipulations. Event features artist Reeve Schumacher and includes live music, open bar and reception. 7-11 p.m. Saturday. Through May 10 at Damien B. Contemporary Art Center, 282 NW 36th St., Miami. Details: (305) 573-4949 or www.damienb.com.
The Museum of Contemporary Art presents sculpture and watercolor with Eastern and Western influences, both ancient and contemporary, by Anne Chu. 7-9 p.m. Through July 3 at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. Details: Donna Fields, (305) 893-6211, email@example.com or www.mocanomi.org.
LECTURE BY MICHAEL SINGER
American Institute of Architects Miami and the U.S. Green Building Council features artist Michael Singer, whose work opens new possibilities for indoor and outdoor sculpture, site-specific art and development of public spaces. Lecture is titled Rethinking Fundamental Assumptions. 7 p.m. at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., Room 2101, Miami. $10. Details:(305) 448-7488.
ART & DESIGN NIGHT
The second Thursday of every month, retailers and galleries in Miami’s Design District extend the hours until 9 p.m. for Art and Design Night, featuring exhibitions, cocktails, live music and special events. Between North Miami and Northeast Second avenues and Northeast 39th and 40th streets. Details: (305) 573-9797 or www.designmiami.com.
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 Bass Museum of Art features finished public art projects by artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude. Exhibition features sketches, collages, maps, topography, and fabric used in installations, and will be complemented by the screening of five films about the artists. All objects in the exhibit come from Germany. Through June 26. Bass Museum of Art, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
The Miami Art Museum presents artist Robert Rauschenberg. The art exhibit consists of recent works from his Scenarios series, based on photographs taken in Captiva. Through July 3 at Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. RSVP required. Members free; $10 others. Free admission every Sunday noon-5 p.m. Details: (305) 375-1704, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
The Miami Art Museum presents Figuratively Speaking: Selections from the Permanent Collection, examining the representation of the human figure in the art of the US, Latin America and Europe since the 1960s. Through Oct. 30 at the Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami.
Members, students and children under 12 free; $2.50-$5 others. Free admission every Sunday; guided tours at 2 p.m. Details: (305) 375-3000 or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
LECTURE ON PAUL CEZANNE
The Lowe Art Museum hosts a lecture on the French post-impressionist painter by Michel Fraisset of the CÈzanne Museum in Aix-en-Provence, France. The lecture is part of the Sister Cities Program and sponsored by BAC Florida Bank. 3 p.m. at the UM Lowe Art Museum, 1301 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables. RSVP by Friday. Details: (305) 284-5587.