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Written by Miami Today on March 21, 2013
HistoryMiami presents exhibit "Mission Artifacts of Spanish Florida," featuring a display of The Dorion Seal, the only known artifact of its type found in North America. Discovered by archaeologists in 1986 while excavating a 17th century Spanish Franciscan mission on Amelia Island, Florida, the Dorion Seal is an engraved bronze wax seal, depicting the likeness of Santa Catalina/St. Catherine of Alexandria. The seal along with other rare Spanish artifacts are on display. Exhibit through Jan. 5. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Fri. Noon-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun. HistoryMiami, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Free for museum members and children under 6. $7 seniors and students. $8 others. Details: (305) 375-1492 or www.historymiami.org.
PROCESS AS PRACTICE
The Miami Art Museum hosts "Teacher Workshop: Process as Practice," featuring Miami-based artists teaching guests about the artistic process as a teaching tool. Includes gallery discussions in New Work Miami 2013, links to the Common Core State Standards and hands-on art-making. All materials provided. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 375-4073 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamiartmuseum.org.
The Coral Gables Museum presents "Liszt’s Years of Pilgrimage in Italy," featuring The American Liszt Society’s South Florida Chapter, in collaboration with the piano departments of FIU’s School of Music and the UM Frost School of Music. The set presents music inspired by paintings and sculptures by Michelangelo and Raphael, and the writings of Petrarch and Dante. This concert celebrates the Italian design and architecture exhibits on view and the 2013 Year of Italian Culture. 6:30 p.m. Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. $10 members and students. $20 others. Details: (305) 603-8067 or www.coralgablesmuseum.org.