Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on December 14, 2006
The Margulies Collection at the Warehouse features new artworks in photography video and sculpture. Featured artists include Vik Muniz, Man Ray and Julian Montague. Various times at 591 NW 27th St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 576-1051.
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.
New World School of the Arts hosts the Passages Art Basel Student Exhibition. Through Jan 3. 6-9 p.m. at New World School of the Arts, 25 NE Second St., Miami. Details: (305) 237-3135.
West Kendall Regional Library features Fallout: Nicaragua and its Diaspora exhibition by Ricardo Miranda Zuñiga. Through Jan. 13. Various times at 10201 Hammocks Blvd., Kendall. Free. Details: (305) 385-7135.
Photographs and new-media works by Leon Ferrari and Oscar Bony will be featured at PanAmerican ArtProjects. Through Jan 13. 2450 NW Second Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 576-2400 or www.panamericanart.com.
Haunting images from Hollywood movies will be seen at Miami Art Museum’s Video Gallery. Artist Matthias Müller used sepia-toned film footages to create the ghostly images. Through Jan.14. Various times at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-3000 or miamiartmuseum.org.
Lowe Art Museum at University of Miami presents Humberto Calzada: In Dreams Awake exhibition. Through Jan. 28. 1301 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-3535 or www.lowemuseum.org.
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens presents the opening of its contemporary art projects with a musical installation. Experimental sound artist Gustavo Matamoros has created a surround-sound installation inspired by the pipe organ at Vizcaya. A microphone attached to a helium balloon was used to create recordings that will be projected throughout the museum. Through Feb. 15. Various times at 3251 S. Miami Ave., Miami. $9-$12. Details: (305) 250-9133 or www.vizcayamuseum.org.
West Dade Regional Library features The Everglades Invade the City by Edwin Villasmil and Elba Martinez. Through Feb. 28. Various times at 9445 Coral Way, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 553-1134.
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 Saturdays. Details: (305) 672-5044.
THE CELL GALLERY
Get a microscopic view of human cells and learn about cell biology at The Cell Gallery: Your Inner Beauty exhibition. Various times at Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium, 3280 S. Miami Ave., Miami. Through March 10. Free for children under 3; $4-$17. Details: (305) 646-4200 or www.miamisci.org.
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University features more than 200 silver art pieces at the Modernism in American Silver: 20th-Century Design exhibition. Through March 25. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free members and Miami Beach residents with identification; $5-$7 others. Details: (305) 531-1001.
Coral Gables Branch Library features Library and Lens: Photographs from the Permanent Collection. Through March 31. Various times at 3443 Segovia St., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 442-8706.
Life, architecture and art during the 20th and 21st centuries will be showcased at Miami Art Museum. The Modern Photographs: The Machine, The Body and The City collection features dozens of photographs donated by ex-curator Charles Cowles. Through April 15. Various times at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Free on Sundays, students with identification, and children under 12; $2.50-$5 others. Details: (305) 375-3000 or miamiartmuseum.org.
Miami Beach Botanical Garden hosts the opening reception for the fifth annual Art in Bloom. The exhibition features various installations and contemporary artworks. The event also features a dance performance by Momentum Dance Company. 6-9 p.m. at 2000 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 673-7256 or www.mbgarden.org.
Diaspora Vibe Gallery hosts an opening reception for Melanin: Deconstructing Shades of Blackness exhibition featuring artist Asser Saint-Val. 7-10 p.m. at 3938 N. Miami Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 573-4046.
The 17th annual Art Miami fair features local and international artists and galleries. Through Jan 8. Various times at Miami Beach Convention Center, Hall A, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Free on Friday; Free children under 12; $5-$12 others. Details: (305) 573-1388 or www.art-miami.com.
An art brunch in celebration of Art Miami and the Carlos Alfonzo: Extreme Expression, 1980-1991 exhibition. 10 a.m.-noon at Freedom Tower, 600 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. RSVP required. Details: (305) 416-9779, Ext. 121, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts presents its annual Youngarts. The event features photography and visual arts exhibition, and dozens of young artists who will perform in theater, music, voice and dance. Free. Details: (305) 377-1140 or www.nfaa.ARTSawards.org.
Art Deco Weekend features music, parades, films, tours, antiques and collectibles and more. Through Jan 14. Details: (305) 672-2014.
University of Miami presents the Beaux Arts 56th Annual Festival of Art. Through Jan. 14. Lowe Art Museum, 1301 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-3535.