Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on September 27, 2007
Wolfsonian-Florida International University presents the work of German satirist John Heartfield. Born Helmut Herzfeld, Mr. Heartfield is known as the pioneer of modern photomontage in the early 19th-century. Agitated Images exhibition by Heartfield. will run through Feb. 10. Today (9/27) curator and art history assistant professor at Rutgers University Andres Mario Zervigon will discuss the life and work of the artist. 7 p.m. On Friday, the museum screens "Zygosis," a comical, 26-minute, photo-video film tribute to Heartfield. 7 p.m. All events at 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free members; $10 others. Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.org.
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.
University of Miami’s School of Architecture presents an exhibition of City of Miami photographs by students who are working on academically related proposed plans for the Miami Waterfront Study. Through Oct. 5. Weekdays. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at Jorge M. Perez Architecture Center New Gallery, 1215 Dickinson Dr., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 284-1563.
Jan Dibbets’ collection of inkjet photographs and pencil drawings on walls can be seen at the Miami Art Museum. Various times at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Through Oct. 14. Free students with identification and children younger than 12; $2.50-$5 others. Details: (305) 375-3000 or miamiartmuseum.org.
MOCA at Goldman Warehouse presents New Art: South Florida exhibition, which features works by recipients of the 2007 South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowships for Visual and Media Artists. Various times at 404 NW 26th St., Miami. The exhibition continues through Oct. 27. Donation fee. Details: (305) 893-6211.
Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, a non-profit organization, features Positions in Context: 2007 CIFO Grants Program Exhibition by young artists from Latin America. Through Oct. 28. Various times at 1018 N. Miami Ave., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 455-3380 or www.cifo.org.
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University presents Indoctrinating Youth: Selections from the Pamela K. Harer Gift of Propaganda Books for Children. Donated by Ms. Harer, the exhibition features dozens of children’s books and pieces from around the world in relation to war and propaganda. Through Oct. 31. $3.75-$5.35. Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.org.
Lowe Art Museum presents Material Terrain: A Sculptural Exploration of Landscape & Place, a mixed-media exhibition on earth’s terrain. Through Nov. 27. Various times at Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, 1301 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables. $5 students; $10 others. Details: (305) 284-3535 or www.lowemuseum.org.
Museum of Contemporary Art presents Karen Kilimnik, a multi-media exhibition. The exhibition features close to 100 works on paintings, drawings, photographs, assemblage and installations of Ms. Kilimnik’s work, which is based on popular culture, history and literature. Various times at 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. RSVP required. Free members, North Miami residents and City of North Miami employees; $5 others. Through Nov. 11. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
Bass Museum of Art presents an exhibition of portraits and city photographs during 20th century America in Facades: Expression and Architecture in American Society. The exhibition features photographs by famed photographers such as Annie Leibovitz, Lewis Hine and Mitch Epstein. Through Jan. 6. $6-$12. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
The Miami Science Museum features the Dinosaurs of China. The collection includes dinosaurs, bird fossils and mounted skeletons. Various times at 3280 S. Miami Ave., Miami. Through June 16. $13-$20. Details: (305) 646-4200 or www.miamisci.org.
The Wolfsonian-FIU presents a lecture on Dumb as Dirt exhibition presented by associate professor of architecture at University of Virginia Julie Bargmann. 7 p.m. at 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. RSVP required. Free members; $10 others. Details: (305) 535-2645.
University of Miami hosts an opening reception for Roma: MCMXCI-MMVII. 6-8 p.m. at Jorge M. Perez Architecture Center, 1215 Dickinson Dr., Coral Gables. Through Nov. 21. Free. Details: (305) 284-1563.