Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on January 21, 2010
The Wolfsonian Teaching Gallery at The Frost Art Museum, a collaboration between The Wolfsonian-FIU, The Frost and Florida International University faculty, presents its inaugural exhibit. "Women’s Work/Men’s Work: Labor and Gender in America," curated by Professor Alex Lichtenstein of the school’s history department, includes labor-propaganda items like a "Teamwork Builds Ships" print circa 1918 from the United States Shipping Board. The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, 10975 SW 17th St., Florida International University’s Modesto A. Maidique Campus, Sweetwater. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Sundays noon-5 p.m. Free. Details: (305)348-2890 or http://thefrost.fiu.edu.
X-Ray, a group exhibit by artists Bill Burke, Jacek Kolasinski and Orlando Jacinto Garcia, includes Mr. Burke’s sculptures that depict the passage of time, Mr. Garcia’s sound composition and Mr. Kolasinski’s video images. Ends Feb. 21. Art Center/South Florida, 800 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 674-8278 or www.artcentersf.org.
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The Goldman Warehouse displays the first collection in its new exhibition, Francesco Clemente’s "A History of the Heart in Three Rainbows." Mr. Clemente spent more than a year creating the collection, a 180-foot-long suite of large-scale watercolor paintings. Beginning as three 60-foot-long rainbow paintings, the artist cut them into sheets of five sections, symbolizing the reconciliation of opposites: cutting and putting back together. Noon-6 p.m. The Goldman Warehouse, 404 NW 26th St., Miami. Ends Feb. 27. Details: (305) 573-7167.
The Bass Museum of Art presents the works of Chicagoan and former graffiti artist Dzine in an exhibit that explores the relationship between culture and beauty. Works on display include "pimped out" low-rider bicycles, a Cadillac Fleetwood, boats and paintings, many of which are decorated in neon tones, Swarovski crystals and 24-carat gold. Ends Feb. 21. Bass Museum of Art, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. $6-$8. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
Part of the Ginés Serrán Miami Art Exhibit, the towering bronze mythological sculpture "The Union of the World: Monument to World Peace" is unveiled. The sculpture is 26 feet tall and weighs 17,600 pounds. Miami Mayor Tomás Regalado is to be on hand to present the artist with a key to the city. 6 p.m. Mary Brickell Village, 901 S Miami Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 285-7272.
Named by ARTnews magazine as one of the top 25 photography collections in the world, "100 Years of Photography 1909-2009" showcases hundreds of vintage and contemporary photographs from the Margulies Collection. It begins at the turn of the 20th century with the work of Lewis Hine, an investigative photographer for the National Child Labor Committee. Moving forward, photographs reflect collections from the Farm Security Administration and the social documentation movement. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Open Wednesday-Saturday weekly. Margulies Collection at the Warehouse, 591 NW 27th St., Miami. Details: (305) 576-1051 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.margulieswarehouse.com.