Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on October 28, 2010
Photographs, architectural drawings, posters, record albums and more illustrate how international links contributed to Havana’s development of a modern identity in the decades before the Cuban Revolution in "La Habana Moderna." Ends April 24. Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University, 10975 SW 17th St., Tamiami. Details: (305) 348-2890 or http://thefrost.fiu.edu.
IN THE NUDE
The Bass Museum of Art presents "The Nudist Museum" by Ellen Harvey, an exhibition using the Bass Museum’s collection to unearth a variety of historical paradigms of nudity. By copying every nude in the collection — including paintings, drawings and sculptures from the Middle Ages to the present — Ms. Harvey showcases purity, titillation, truth, comedy, beauty, ugliness and more in representations of the human body. Ends Nov. 7. Bass Museum of Art, 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Admission $6 students and seniors; $8 others. Details: (305) 673-7530 or www.bassmuseum.org.
The University of Miami showcases faculty members’ work, including drawings, prints, ceramics, sculptures and more. Ends Oct. 29. Wesley Foundation at the University of Miami, 1210 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-2543 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miami.edu.
PENCHANT FOR COLLECTION
Miami Dade College presents "Ways of Worldmaking: Notes on a Passion for Collecting." The exhibit documents the 20-year history and development of husband-and-wife team Dr. Arturo and Liza Mosquera’s contemporary art collection. Includes more than 85 original works by contemporary Cuban and Cuban-American artists. Ends Nov. 6. Freedom Tower, 600 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 237-7700 or email@example.com.
The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University presents "Embracing Modernity: Venezuelan Geometric Abstraction." The works represent the origins of Venezuela’s abstract movement from the late 1940s through the 1970s. Ends Jan. 2. Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University, 10975 SW 17th St., Tamiami. Details: (305) 348-2890 or http://thefrost.fiu.edu.
"POINTS OF VIEW"
Basha Gallery presents "Points of View," a group exhibition featuring the works of Eddie Arroyo, Beatrice Findlay, Allyson Krowitz and more. 7:30-10 p.m. Basha Gallery, 795 NE 125th St., North Miami. Details: (305) 891-1624 or www.bashagallery.net.
The University of Miami’s Department of Art and Art History presents its annual "RE-U-NI-FY" alumni exhibition, featuring works of 10 alumni artists. Includes photography, ceramics, painting and more from artists ranging for recent graduates to those who have been working professionally many years. 12 p.m. — 4 p.m. Nov. 2-Dec. 4. University of Miami Wynwood Project Space, 2200-A NW Second Ave., Wynwood. Details: (305) 284-2543 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.as.miami.edu/art.
VENICE TO MIAMI
Ukrainian contemporary artist Victor Sydorenko’s "Millstones of Time" project, which was showed in frames at 2003’s 50th International Biennale of Art in Venice, is exhibited for the first time in the US or any gallery. Includes installation, video, photography, sculptures and paintings. 7 p.m. Exhibit ends Nov. 26. Black Square Gallery, 2248 NW First Place, Wynwood. Details: www.blacksquaregallery.com.