Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on February 16, 2012
"Art Wynwood" five-day fair features select art galleries, showcasing indoor and outdoor projects, art video and new media, solo exhibitions and conceptual art. Approximately 70 international galleries showcase primary artists and select secondary market works. 6-10 p.m. preview for Art Wynwood VIP cardholders. Feb. 17-19 11 a.m.-7 p.m. and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Feb. 20. The Art Miami Pavilion, 3101 NE First Ave., Miami. $10 for students, seniors and groups of 10 or more. $15 one day pass. $30 multi-day pass. Free for children under 12. Details: www.art-wynwood.com.
The Miami Art Museum hosts a preview of "Restless: Recent Acquisitions from the MAM Collection," showcasing the newest additions to the permanent collection. Featuring a talk with artist Dara Friedman and music by Hey Elston. 6-9 p.m. 6:30 p.m. artist talk. Exhibit on view through May 6. Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Free for museum members. $10 others. Details: (305) 375-5935 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
The annual Arnold and Augusta Newman lecture series in photography present a lecture by photographer Sally Mann. She discusses her recent series of landscapes of Alabama, Mississippi, Virginia and Georgia, which were taken with damaged lenses and feature light leaks and scratches as a recreation of the photographic process of the 19th century. 7:30 p.m. University of Miami School of Business, 1314 Miller Drive, Storer Auditorium, Coral Gables. Free for Lowe Art Museum members and UM students. $10 others. RSVP required. Details: (305) 284-3535 or email@example.com or www.lowemuseum.org.
The Coconut Grove Arts Festival celebrates art across all disciplines, including visual, culinary and performing arts. This three-day event brings talented and creative international and local artists to Coconut Grove. The festival also awards artists in their fields and reveals a renowned poster artist each year. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Festival between the streets of McFarlane Road, South Bayshore Drive and Pan American Drive. $10 one day pass. $5 for residents. Free for children 12 and under, Metrorail Golden Passport and Patriot Passport holder. Details: www.cgaf.com.