Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on March 11, 2010
Engage in an artistic take on the evolution of the human experience in the information age at "Ritual and Process," a group exhibit of works by Miami artists Orlando Estrada, Rosemarie Romero and Kacey Westall. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday-Sunday. Ends March 28. Art Center/South Florida, 800 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 674-8278 or www.artcentersf.org.
View more than 70 pastel drawings by courtroom artist Shirley Henderson, who has depicted some of Miami’s best-known federal trials for more than 28 years. Images include the trials of Manuel Noriega, the Elian Gonzalez case, the Miami River Cops, the Liberty City Six and more. Ends June 13. Historical Museum of Southern Florida, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. . $5-$10. Details: (305) 375-1492 or www.hmsf.org
Marvel at a 47-piece collection of creations from an 8-foot-tall Egyptian wall with hieroglyphics to a delicately detailed frock — all made out of Red Bull cans — at the Red Bull Art of Can exhibit. Ends March 14. Along Ocean Drive at Ninth Street, Miami Beach. Free. Details: www.redbullartofcan.com.
Curated by University of Miami students, "Trends and Techniques: A Short History of Printmaking" features woodcuts, engravings and etchings from the Lowe Art Museum’s collection. The exhibition is split into two sections. The first highlights European masters from the 17th-19th centuries and the second includes modern artists and the work of University of Miami students and instructors. Ends April 25. Lowe Art Museum at the University of Miami, 1301 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables. $5-$10. Details: (305) 284-3535 or www6.miami.edu/lowe/index.htm.
The Coconut Grove Arts and Historical Association presents The William S. Doyle Gold Coast Collection of Original Lithographs, which showcases the works of 1970s Grove artists such as Meredith Miller, Roy Lohr, Sue Yue Lee, Tony Scornavacca and Jack Amoroso. On display through the end of March. Coconut Grove Arts Festival Gallery at the Shoppes at Mayfair, 3390 Mary St., suite 128, Coconut Grove. Details: www.coconutgroveartsfest.com.
Students from the Design and Architecture Senior High School (DASH) present "Bodybuilding," a performance art demonstration during which the students present an unrehearsed exploration of architectural form and costume construction using their bodies and limited materials such as signature Marimekko fabrics, wood sticks and tape. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Marimekko Miami showroom, 3940 N Miami Ave. Miami. Free. Details: (305) 573-4244 or www.marimekkomiami.com.
"Recent Dreams," a collection of artist Mario Algaze’s black-and-white panoramic landscape photographs of Latin America, opens with a reception as part of the Wynwood Gallery Walk. The artist, who has 40 years experience as a self-taught photographer, will be in attendance. 7-10 p.m. Ends April 24. Dina Mitrani Gallery, 2620 NW Second Ave., Miami. Details: (786) 486-7248 or email@example.com or www.dinamitrani.com.