Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on January 19, 2006
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.
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University celebrates its 10th anniversary with an exhibition offering an exploration of American hotels in the early 20th century. The exhibit focuses on Schultze & Weaver hotels, including the Biltmore in Coral Gables, and explores the changing patterns of design and use of urban hotels’ guestrooms. Presentation drawings and architectural plans make up the core show, followed by furniture, tableware, photographs and printed ephemera displays. Noon-6 p.m. through May 18. Wolfsonian, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $5-$7. Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.org.
CHIHULY AT FAIRCHILD
Dale Chihuly’s glass art exhibition features hundreds of hand-blown pieces spread among the garden’s 83 acres of lush landscape. Local musicians, food and beverages. Various dates. 6- 9 p.m. at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Rd., Coral Gables. $15-$30. Free, children 5 and under. RSVP required. Details: (305) 667-1651 or www.fairchildgarden.org.
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 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.