Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on February 21, 2008
Mia Galleries at Miami International Airport presents Tropicool Miami, an exhibition featuring artworks by students from kindergarten to Grade 12. Ends April 20. E-D Connector Gallery, Miami International Airport, exit at SR 953 to LeJeune Road. Details: (305) 876-0749.
Lowe Art Museum presents "Women Only! In Their Studios" and "Labors of Love: Women Artists from the Permanent Collection" exhibitions by women artists. One of the exhibitions features artist Faith Ringgold, who will discuss her work at the Lowe Art Museum today (2/21). 7 p.m. Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, 1301 Stanford Dr., Coral Gables. Members free, others paid. Details: (305) 284-3535 or www.lowemuseum.org.
Miami Center for the Photographic Arts presents fine art photography exhibition of landscape with female nudes by Blake Fisher. 1601 SW First St., Miami. Ends March 1. Details: (305) 649-9575.
Museum of Contemporary Art presents Jorge Pardo: House exhibition. The exhibition, which represents rooms in a home, features more than 60 sculptures, paintings, and installations from the 1980s to the present. Ends March 2. 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
From portraits to the Seagram Building in New York, the Museum of Contemporary Art presents an exhibition featuring Enoc Perez’s paintings from 2000 to the present. Ends March 22. MOCA at Goldman Warehouse, 404 NW 26th St., Wynwood Arts District. Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
Miami-Dade Public Library System presents "Oh Freedom Over Me," an exhibition that showcases images of American voting rights during the Civil Rights era. Ends March 30. Main Library, Auditorium, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-2665.
The Jewish Museum of Florida presents PsalmSong exhibition, an installation that reflects the Book of Psalms and the Kabbalah by artist Carol Hamoy. Installations include a five-sided, fabric setting of "Meditation Chamber" and a 10-chair "Healer’s Circle." Ends April 6. 301-311 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 672-5044 or www.jewishmuseum.org.
Bass Museum of Art presents ongoing exhibition Promises of Paradise: Staging Mid-Century Miami exhibition. Ends April 13. 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. $6-$8. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
Miami Art Museum presents Wifredo Lam in North America exhibition. 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Ends May 18. Details: (305) 375-1704.
The Miami Science Museum features the Dinosaurs of China. The collection includes dinosaurs, bird fossils and mounted skeletons. Ends June 16. 3280 S Miami Ave. $13-$20. Details: (305) 646-4200 or www.miamisci.org.
Midori Gallery hosts an opening reception for The Luber Collection of Japanese Landscape & Animal Woodblock Prints and a lecture on "Collecting Japanese Woodblock Prints" with Shirley Luber. 6 p.m.-9 p.m. 3168 Commodore Plaza, Coconut Grove. RSVP required. Limited seating. Details: (305) 443-3399.
Historical Museum of Southern Florida presents "Seminole Arts From Florida Collections" and "Native Arts of the Northwest Coast: The Paul & Joan Gluck Collection," exhibitions. Ends June 1. 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-1492 or www.hmsf.org.
In "The Room Underneath" exhibition, recent works by local artists such as Ingrid Eliasson, Luisa Mesa, Trisha Brookbank and Tere Pastoriz will be featured at Bakehouse Art Complex, 561 NW 32nd St., Miami. Ends March 27. Details: (305) 576-2828.