Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on July 14, 2011
Cecilia Moreno-Yaghoubi celebrates Colombian Independence Day with mixed-media exhibit "Made in Colombia." Ms. Moreno-Yaghoubi suspends discarded objects such as dolls, shoes and clothing from the ceiling of the gallery room to reflect the floating, tactile memories of immigrant displacement. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday-Sunday. Ends Aug. 8. ArtCenter/South Florida, 924 Lincoln Road, suite 205, Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 674-8278 or www.artcentersf.org.
THE HUMAN MIND
Artist Diana Albadan’s mixed-media exhibition "IDEAS" examines human behavior and questions why some people accept social conventions as absolute truths while others remain skeptical. Ends Aug. 12. Miami Dade College, 3800 NW 115th Ave., west gallery, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 237-2282.
"Arte y Ritual/Tribal Art from Africa" opens with masks from sub-Saharan Africa of different types, styles, sizes and materials. Carved-wood vertical masks are displayed along with helmet masks and crest masks. 7-10 p.m. reception. Ends Sept. 12. Cremata Gallery, 1646 SW Eighth St., Miami. Details: (305) 644-3315 or email@example.com or www.crematagallery.com.
Artist Rivane Neuenschwander’s "First Love" installation opens with a special sketching event where visitors are invited to describe the face of their first love to a sketch artist. The resulting portraits will hang in the gallery during the exhibition. Sessions are by appointment only and are available on weekends. 6 and 7:30 p.m. appointment times on July 16. Ends Oct. 16. Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Details: (305) 375-3000 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamiartmuseum.org.