Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on January 12, 2006
The exhibit Earth Body Sculpture and Performance displays the career of Ana Mendieta and her work influenced by Caribbean and North American cultures. She used her art to connect with her cultural roots and to explore spiritual themes. Through Sunday, Miami Art Museum, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-3000 or miamiartmuseum.org.
Deering Estate hosts a photography exhibition by Miami photographer Barbara Robbins. She has documented the visual history of the state, capturing the essence of a place whose tropic and endless diversity have captivated many for years. Through Jan. 15. Deering Estate at Cutler, 16701 SW 72nd Ave., Village of Cutler Bay. $5-$7. Details: (305) 235-1668, Ext. 233.
The Museum of Contemporary Art presents its new exhibition space, MOCA at Goldman Warehouse, with the interactive exhibition Cloud City by Miami artist collaborative Friends With You. Viewers are invited to become participants in Cloud City, an adventurous dream-world playground designed to reinvigorate audiences with childlike energy and optimism. 12:30-2:30 p.m. and 3-5 p.m. through Jan. 29. MOCA at Goldman Warehouse, 404 NW 26th St., Miami. $2-$5. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
Juried fine-art show featuring more than 250 artists in 11 media including jewelry, watercolor, oil, acrylics and glass. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Lowe Art Museum, 1301 Stanford Dr., University of Miami, Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 284-3535 or (305) 773-1676.
TRIBAL ARTS LECTURE
How the Young Men Stole the Old Men’s Dream: the Origin of the Tiyambo Headdress of the Baga by Frederick Lamp. Free for Tribal Arts Members. 7:30 p.m. at the University of Miami’s Lowe Art Museum, 1301 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables. $5-$10. Details: (305) 284-3535 or www.miami.edu/lowe/.
The Museum of Contemporary Art hosts a cocktail fundraiser in celebration of the museum’s 10th anniversary. The event will be the premiere of an interactive dance performance by young Miami artists Friends With You and will include a silent auction. 8 p.m.-midnight at 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. $125-150. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.