Calendar Of Events
Written by Miami Today on May 9, 2013
The University of Miami presents the artwork of Bachelor of Fine Arts graduates, Rebecca Bauer for sculpture; Danièle Gabriel and Janet O’Brien for painting; Megan Jacobson for photography and Joyce Sosa for graphic design. May 9 opening reception 5-8 p.m. Exhibit through May 10. University of Miami CAS Gallery, 1210 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 284-3161 or www.as.miami.edu/casgallery.
Williams McCall Gallery honors NBA Playoff season by exhibiting the original works of sports illustrator and artist Larry Johnson, and the official NBA and Miami Heat artwork of Erika King. Kicking off with an artist reception that is open to the public. 6 p.m. reception. Exhibit through May 25. Williams McCall Gallery, 110 Washington Ave., CU-3, Miami Beach. Details: (786) 359-4321 or www.williamsmccallgallery.com. Thursday 5/16
CONVICTED FOR COMICS
The Miami Art Museum hosts "Convicted for Comics: A Talk with Underground Cartoonist Mike Diana," an illustrated talk reflecting on Diana’s experiences both before, during and after he became the first artist to ever receive a criminal conviction for obscenity in art in the US. Following the talk, Miami-based quartet Baby B Strings debuts their original arrangement of Modest Mussorgsky’s "Pictures at an Exhibition." 6:30 p.m. Miami Art Museum, 101 W Flagler St., Miami. Free for members. $8 others. Details: (305) 375-4073 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamiartmuseum.org.