Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on April 13, 2006
Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Miami exhibits Peruvian retablo, portable altars used throughout Peru, by Nicario Jiménez. Through Sunday at the College of Arts and Sciences Gallery, 1210 Stanford Drive on the university’s Coral Gables campus. Free. Details: (305) 284-2792.
The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum hosts the MFA 2006 Exhibition closing reception. Featuring works from 2006 graduate students. 8 p.m. at Florida International University, University Park Campus, PC 110, 11200 SW 8th St., Tamiami. Details: (305) 348-2890.
Lowe Art Museum features artwork from Cuban artist Glexis Novoa. Novoa is best-known for his drawings and installations in graphite on marble, canvas and walls. Through June 4. A reception and discussion will be April 21. 1301 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-3535.
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.
The Art Gallery at Government Center hosts an exhibition featuring artist Claudia Scalise. Through May 11. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at 111 NW First St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-4634.
Cernuda Arte exhibits works by Cuban artists. Through May 15. 3155 Ponce de LeÛn Blvd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 461-1050.
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.
Historical Museum of Southern Florida features a collage of rare Caribbean manuscripts, books, maps, prints and photographs from the 18th-20th centuries from University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries, one of the largest Caribbean collections in the world. Through June 4. Details: (305) 375-1657.
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.