Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on March 16, 2006
The Art Gallery at Government Center hosts an art exhibition featuring artist Claudia Scalise. Through May 11. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at 111 NW First St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-4634.
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Miami Art Museum hosts a happy hour with an artful twist featuring music, gallery tours and a martini lounge. 5-8:30 p.m. at Miami Art Museum, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Free members. $5 others. Details: (305) 375-1704.
New World School of the Arts hosts Rising Stars program including visual arts exhibition and reception. 5-7 p.m. at 25 NE Second St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 237-3341.
Florida International University presents Ruben Torres Llorca’s Modelo Para Armar/Easy to Build, a multimedia work that pieces together fragments of personal and universal events to create a storyline. Through Sunday. Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum, University Park Campus, Southwest 107th Avenue and Eighth Street, Tamiami. Free. Details: Nicole Kaufman, (305) 348-2890.
Miami-Dade College InterAmerican campus presents Three Voices: The Pen, the Guitar, and the Brush, featuring an art exhibition, poetry reading, music and discussion. 6:30 p.m. at the Tower Theater, 1508 SW Eighth St., Miami. Conducted in Spanish. Free. Details: (305) 237-6180.
Miami Art Central features mixed-media works by Brazilian artist Anna Maria Maiolino. Also featuring Victor Grippo. Free for students and children under 12; $3-$5 others. Through June 18. Details: (305) 455-3337.
Museum of Contemporary Art hosts Mystery Dates, a fundraising event where more than 300 guests will discover at which of 19 homes they will have dinner. Proceeds benefit the museum’s exhibitions of emerging artists. 6:30 p.m. RSVP by Friday. $75-$100. Details: (305) 893-6211.
Arts at St. Johns presents women, art and spirituality in medieval Germany featuring art, concerts, plays and lectures. 2-8 p.m. at 4760 Pinetree Dr., Miami Beach. $12-$15. Details: (305) 613-2325.
Miami Art Museum presents Rendez-vous, a two-screen art video by Italian artist Grazia Toderi, who shows the link between celestial and terrestrial space when Gemini spaceships rotate in the dome of a Baroque church. Through April 9. Details: (305) 375-1704.
Art Talk features collective works from Malcolm Morley. Paintings of the New York artist, a former Floridian, showcase his career through 40 canvases. Through April 16. Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. $3-$5. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
Miami Art Museum presents Brazilian artist Vik Muniz’s compilation of photographs using non-art materials. Through May 28. 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Free for members. $10 others. Details: (305) 375-1704.
In Balseros — A Desperate Journey, veteran photographer Al Diaz captured scenes in Cuba in the summer of 1994, when thousands of people attempted to leave the country on boats and rafts. Through June 4. Historical Museum of Southern Florida, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-1492.