Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on October 12, 2006
The Mosaic: Jewish Life in Florida exhibit features more than 500 artifacts and photographs, films and a timeline wall of Jewish history in Florida. Various times at Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free for members, children younger than 6 and on Saturdays. Details: (305) 672-5044 or www.jewishmuseum.com.
HUMAN RIGHTS EXHIBIT
Centro Cultural Español features an exhibition of posters and films related to cultural and human-rights issues. Through Oct. 13. Various times at 800 Douglas Rd., Suite 170, Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 448-9677 or www.ccemiami.org.
The Bakehouse Art Complex hosts an opening reception for the Get to Know Us! All Members Show art exhibition. Through Oct. 14. Noon-5 p.m. at 561 NW Second St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 576-2828.
ArtCenter/South Florida presents the Episode exhibition featuring video and mixed-media artworks from international artists. 7-10 p.m. at 800 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. Through Oct. 15. Details: (305) 674-8278.
Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts showcases the Open House exhibit featuring photographs and an installation by José Bechara. Through Oct. 28. 7:30-9 p.m. at 2043 N. Miami Ave., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 576-1804.
The Ketubah Art Exhibition features modern artworks and interpretations of Jewish marriage contracts. Through Oct. 29. Various times at Temple Israel, 137 NE 19th St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 573-5900.
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.
The Museum of Contemporary Art features artworks by Christian Holstad. Through Nov. 5. Various times at Goldman Warehouse, 404 NW 26th St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 893-6211.
Miami Art Central features Video: An Art, a History, 1965-2005. Taken from the archives of the Centre Pompidou museum in Paris, France, the exhibition also features sculptures and multimedia works by various artists from around the globe. Through Dec. 10. 7-10 p.m. at 5960 SW 57th Ave., South Miami. Free on Sundays. Details: (305) 455-3333 or www.miamiartcentral.org.
Jewish Museum of Florida showcases the Bonim exhibition, which features the history of Jewish developers and their influence in Florida. Through March 11. Various times at 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free on Saturdays. Details: (305) 672-5044.
The Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation features the Grants Program exhibition of artworks by 10 artists. Various times at 1018 N. Miami Ave., Miami. Exhibition through Nov. 12. Details: (305) 455-3380.
Photo exhibit by Asela Torres in celebration of Hispanic Women in the Arts. 7-9 p.m. at The Roxcy O’Neal Bolton Women’s History Gallery at the Women’s Park, 10251 W. Flagler St., Miami. Through Nov. 17. Details: (305) 480-1717.
The Coconut Grove Gallery features Beth Ravitz’s mixed-media artworks at the Invented Worlds exhibit. 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 673-7256.
An opening reception for African-American Quilters exhibit. 7-9 p.m. at African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, 6161 NW 22nd Ave., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 638-6771.
Historical Museum of Southern Florida hosts Family Fun Days. Every Saturday through Dec. 3. 1-3 p.m. at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 375-1492.
The Cultural Leaders Forum presents a art discussion on Lobbying for the Arts: Strategies for Success. 8-9:30 a.m. at Miami International University of Art & Design, 1501 Biscayne Blvd., Room 2038-9, Miami. $15. RSVP required. Details: (305) 858-7298.