Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on June 29, 2006
ART OF NATURE
The Earth and Art Enigmas visual-arts exhibition features artworks and installations made from natural elements by Latin American artists. Through July 3. Various times at Damien B. Contemporary Art Center, 282 NW 36th St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 573-4949.
Bass Museum of Art showcases mid-1980s Haitian art owned by film director Jonathan Demme. Through Aug. 6. 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 673-7530.
Bass Museum of Art presents seminal paintings and bronze busts of Orishas by Edouard Duval-Carrié, whose works were featured at an exhibition during the Atlanta Olympics. 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Through Aug. 6. Free for members and children under 6. Details: (305) 673-7530.
Photographs that capture successful women in sports are showcased at Lowe Art Museum. Various times at University of Miami, 301 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables. Free members; $10 others. Details: (305) 284-3535.
The Museum of Contemporary Art presents Metro Pictures, Part 2, an exhibition featuring 27 artists who look at issues of contemporary urban life. Through Sept. 17. Various times at 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. $5. Details: (305) 893-6211.
MIAMI IN TRANSITION
Miami in Transition exhibition features more than 50 artworks from 21 local artists. The exhibition highlights the artists’ reactions to the destruction and construction of buildings in Miami. Artists share the loss of Miami’s historic sites, while others focus on the city’s future. Through Oct. 29. Miami Art Museum, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-1725.
BIG JUICY PAINTINGS
Miami Art Museum presents Big Juicy Paintings exhibition. Through Sept. 17. Various times at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. $5. Free on Sundays. Details: (305) 375-3000.
The Unseen Cuba is a photography exhibition that features Cuba and its people. Through July 28. Weekdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Casa Bacardi, University of Miami, 1531 Brescia Avenue, Coral Gables. Free for students; $5 others. Details: (305) 284-2822.
Cernuda Arte hosts an opening reception for a Cuban art exhibition featuring modern, contemporary and academic arts. 7-10 p.m. at 3155 Ponce de LeÛn Blvd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 461-1050 or www.cernudaarte.com
Damien B. Contemporary Art Center hosts an opening reception for the "Woman of the World" painting and sculpture exhibit. Proceeds from artworks benefit the Miami Children Hospital Foundation. 7:30 p.m. at 282 NW 36th St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 573-4949.