Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on June 2, 2011
Prominent Chinese artists Bo Yun and Cui Xiuwen’s works are displayed in "Pekin Express," an exhibition as part of the Annual Asian-Pacific Heritage Festival. Ends June 23. Miami Dade College InterAmerican Campus, 627 SW 27th Ave., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 237-6000 or www.mdc.edu.
The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum’s newest offerings include "EAST/WEST: Visually Speaking," "Who’s Counting" and "Temporal State of Being." "EAST/WEST" showcases the works of 12 Chinese artists and aims at merging the visual languages of the two regions. Ends Sept. 11. "Who’s Counting" and "Temporal State" are multimedia works by David and Hi-Jin Hodge that explore 21st century life from the context of boxes. 10 a.m. Tuesday-Saturdays. Noon-5 Sundays. Closed Mondays. Ends Sept. 18. The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University, 10975 SW 17th St., Tamiami. Free. Details: (305) 348-2890 or http://thefrost.fiu.edu/.
Through film and sculpture, boundaries separating tamed and untamed nature are explored in group exhibition "The Wilderness." Ends June 26. Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-3000 or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
Six books created by elementary school students are to be on display in "Page at a Time," a free exhibition in The Wolfsonian-Florida International University’s lobby. Ends June 12. The Wolfsonian-Florida International University, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.org.
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University presents "Art for All: British Posters for Transport." Organized by the Yale Center for British Art, the exhibit features posters created as part of an ambitious effort by the London Underground to encourage ridership on public transportation. The art helped create a civic identity in London. Ends Aug. 14. The Wolfsonian-Florida International University, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free for members, State University System of Florida staff, students with ID and children under 6. $3.50 for seniors, other students and children 6-12. $5 others. Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.org.
ART BY TROLLEY
Visit the best of Coral Gables’ European and Latin American classic and contemporary art on the new Gallery Night Trolley. 6-10 p.m. Pick up locations vary. Free. Details: (305) 460-5205 or www.e-newscoralgables.com.
BEATS AFTER SUNSET
View pieces from the new and permanent collections of the Bass Museum of Art during its "Beats After Sunset" happy hour, featuring cocktails and live music. 8-10 p.m. Bass Museum of Art, 2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Free for members. Others $8. Details: (305) 673-7530 ext. 1001 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.bassmuseum.org.