Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on January 18, 2007
New World School of Arts celebrates its 20th anniversary with a Block Party. Noon-4 p.m. at 100 block of Northeast Second Avenue, Miami. Details: (305) 237-3617.
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.
Centro Cultural Español hosts Play/Cuban Video Art. The contemporary audiovisual show will feature documentary, fiction, video clips, publicity, animation and video artworks. 7 p.m. at 800 Douglas Rd., Suite 170, Coral Gables. Through Thursday (1/18). Free. Details: (305) 448-9677.
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.
New World School of the Arts features the Paul Rand Exhibition. 6-9 p.m. at New World Gallery, 25 NE Second St., Miami. Exhibition through Feb. 8. Free. Details: (305) 672-1324.
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.
Casa Bacardi features the Claros del Bosque exhibition by artist Baruj Salinas. The exhibition is a tribute to philosopher Maria Zambrano. Various times at 1531 Brescia Ave., Coral Gables. The exhibition runs through Feb. 23. $5 donation. Details: (305) 284-2822.
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 former 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.
University of Miami’s School of Architecture and Miami Art Museum features Miami Lecture by Jacques Herzog. 6-7:30 p.m. at University of Miami, Bill Cosford Cinema, off Campo Sano Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 375-3000.
Museum of Contemporary Art hosts and opening reception for the Merce Cunningham Dancing on the Cutting Edge Part 1. 7-9 p.m. at 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. RSVP required. Free members; $10 others. Exhibition runs through April 29. Details: (305) 893-6211, ext 23.