Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on April 8, 2010
View Haitian-born artist Didier William’s bold works at his first solo exhibition. Ends May 11. Galerie Schuster Berlin/Miami, 2085 NW Second Ave., Miami. Details: (786) 266-2445 or www.galerie-schuster.de.
At Miami Art Museum’s newest exhibit, visitors can travel through four chromatic light installations by Venezuelan artist Carlos Cruz Diez, "experiencing" the spaces’ colors through their interactions. "Carlos Cruz Diez: the Embodied Experience of Color" is to be on display through June 20. Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. $4-$8. Details: (305) 375-3000 or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
Carol Jazzar Contemporary Art gallery presents Miami artist David Rohn’s "In Characters," a solo exhibit composed mostly of performance and lens-based media. 7-11 p.m. Ends April 11. Carol Jazzar Contemporary Art, 158 NW 91st St. Details: (305) 490-6906 or www.cjazzart.com.
Cernuda Arte gallery holds an opening reception for "Carlos Enríquez: the Painter of Cuban Ballads," the Cuban modern artist’s first museum-quality exhibition in the US. 7-10 p.m. Cernuda Arte, 3155 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 461-1050 or www.cernudaarte.com.
"Instruments of Torture through the Ages," an exhibit of almost 100 instruments for torture or execution, opens. The collection is on loan from the Museo Toscana in Italy and includes examples of a spiked collar, guillotine, interrogation chair and more. Some pieces date to the 16th and 17th centuries. Miami Dade College’s Freedom Tower, 600 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Ends August 29. $7-$15. Details: (305) 237-7700 or email@example.com or www.miamitorture.com.
ART FOR BREAKFAST
Enjoy coffee and muffins, an art lecture and a guided tour of the Miami Art Museum at its monthly MAM Morning Lecture Series event. Peter Boswell, the museum’s senior curator and assistant director for programs, speaks on "The Transition: Pre-Basel Miami." 10 a.m.-noon. Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. $10-$60. Details: (305) 375-4073 or www.miamiartmuseum.org.