Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on June 28, 2007
Centro Cultural Español presents Prayers for Saints and Orishas, a photographic exhibition about religious practices in Cuba. Various times at 800 Douglas Rd., Suite 170, Coral Gables. Through June 29. Free. Details: (305) 448-9677 or www.ccemiami.org.
Miami Art Museum features the Collectors Council Acquisitions exhibition. Through July 1. Various times at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-1704 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Artformz Alternative features Deviant Behavior, a national juried exhibition that will feature experimental material works by 26 artists through video, installation, photography, sculpture and painting. Through July 7. 7-10 p.m. at 130 NE 40th St., No. 2, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 572-0040.
Bakehouse Art Complex hosts an opening reception for Visage, a juried exhibition featuring self-portraits of local artists. Through July 22. 7-10 p.m. at 561 NW 32nd St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 576-2828 or www.bakehouseartcomplex.org.
Jewish Museum of Florida presents Photos of Cuban Jews by Randy Sidman Moore. Through July 22. Various times at 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 672-5044 or www.jewishmuseum.com.
The Museum of Contemporary Art features Make Your Own Life: Artists In and Out of Cologne multimedia exhibition featuring music, video and paintings by European and American artists in Cologne, Germany. Various times at 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. Free North Miami residents and employees; $5 others. Through July 29. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
Like Minds exhibition by Betty Rosado is a public art installation featuring photographs of local celebrities and unsung heroes who have made a difference in the community. Through July 31. Noon-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays at the Freedom Tower, 600 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Free.
Bass Museum of Art presents the exhibition Azúcar! The Life and Music of Celia Cruz. The traveling exhibition, organized by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, will feature childhood items, photographs, costumes, music and rare footage of the late Cuban singer. Through Aug. 19. Various times at 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Free children younger than 6 and members; $4-$12 others. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
Lowe Art Museum hosts an opening reception for Clay and Brush: The Ceramic Art of China. The exhibition will display the history of Chinese ceramics from the Neolithic Period to the 21st century. Through Sept. 2. Various times at 1301 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables. Free for members; $5-$10 others. Details: (305) 284-3535.
Historical Museum of Southern Florida hosts Miami Bungalows, an exhibition of drawings, models and photographs of Miami homes in the early 1920s. Through Sept. 9. Various times at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-1492 or www.hmsf.org.
The Art of Aging exhibition is a tribute to elders and their way of life. Artists from North America, Israel and England will showcase their views on aging through multimedia such as painting, sculpture, photography, fiber, mixed media and videos. Various times at Jewish Museum of Florida, 301 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Through Sept. 23. $2.50-$12. Details: (305) 672-5044 or www.jewishmuseum.com.
Miami Art Museum presents its new exhibition, Tamayo: A Modern Icon Reinterpreted by Mexican artist Rufino Tamayo. Various times at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. The exhibition continues through Sept. 23. Free on Sundays; Free children younger than 12; $2.50-$5 others Tuesdays-Saturdays. Details: (305) 375-3000.
Miami International Airport’s Mia Gallery presents Amazingly Asian exhibition, a compilation of drawings, paintings, and sculpture of Asian culture. Through Sept 28. Various times at 4200 NW 21st St., Terminal E, Miami. Details: (305) 876-0749.
The Miami Science Museum opens the exhibition The Dinosaurs of China. The collection will include dozens of dinosaur and bird fossils and mounted skeletons. The exhibition opens Saturday at 10 a.m. at 3280 S. Miami Ave., Miami. Through June 16, 2008. $13-$20. Details: (305) 646-4200 or www.miamisci.org.
Centro Cultural Español hosts an opening reception for The Beings in the Showcase exhibition and a poetry reading. 7 p.m. at 800 Douglas Rd., Suite 170, Coral Gables. RSVP required. Free. The exhibition runs through July 13. Details: (305) 448-9677 or www.ccemiami.org.
Various galleries in downtown Coral Gables will open their doors free on Gables Gallery Night. 7 p.m. at downtown Coral Gables. Details: (305) 444-4493.