Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on December 6, 2007
The first In Fashion ’07 is an exhibition that will showcase more than 200 fashion photography artworks from around the world. Various times at Surfcomber Hotel, 1717 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Ends Sunday. Details: www.artphotoexpo.com.
Art Miami presents an exhibition of works from contemporary Chinese to Latin American art by various artists. Ends Sunday. Various times from Northwest Second Avenue at 22nd St., Wynwood Art District. Details: (305) 573-1388 or art-miami.com.
The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University presents Pip Brant: The Flying Carpet and Other Reusables, a fiber art exhibition based on political and social views at Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, Florida International University, University Park Campus, 11200 SW Eighth St., Tamiami. Ends Sunday. Details: (305) 348-2890 or www.frostartmuseum.org.
Wolfsonian-Florida International University presents the Miami debut of Ballet Mécanique, a robotic orchestral performance composed by George Antheil in 1924. Various times at The Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Ends Tuesday. Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.fiu.edu.
Alliance Francaise de Miami presents Tous Ensemble, an exhibition that’s a remembrance to the Holocaust by French artist Marc Ash. Various times at 618 SW Eighth St. Ends Dec. 30. Details: (305) 859-8760 or www.afmiami.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. Various times at 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Ends Jan. 6. $6-$12. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
Large-scale paintings made from tar, atmospheric paintings and other multi-media art can be seen at Miami Art Museum’s exhibition of Enrique Martinez Celaya: NOMAD. Various times at 101 W.Flagler St., Miami. Ends Jan. 13. Details: (305) 375-3000 or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
Jane Cardiff and George Bures Miller: The Killing Machine & Other Stories 1995-2007, is a multi-media exhibition with film, music and high culture. Various times at Miami Art Museum, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami, and Freedom Tower, 600 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Ends Jan. 20. Various prices. Details: (305) 375-1704 or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
Museum of Contemporary Art presents Jorge Pardo: House exhibition. The exhibition, which represents rooms in a home, features over 60 sculptures, paintings, and installations from the ’80s to the present. Various times at 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. Ends March 2. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
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. Various times at 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Ends Feb. 10. Members free; others $10. Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.org.
The Miami Science Museum features the Dinosaurs of China. The collection includes dinosaurs, bird fossils and mounted skeletons at 3280 S. Miami Ave. Ends June 16. $13-$20. Details: (305) 646-4200 or www.miamisci.org.
The fourth annual Parodi Lecture in Philosophy of Art features a lecture on "Sights and Sounds in the Arts," by Kendall Walton, professor of philosophy at University of Michigan. 11 a.m. at Miami Art Museum, 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. Free. Details: www.miami.edu/phi.