Jazz at MOCA × Jean Caze

Friday, May 27th, 8pm | Free! Rain or Shine!!

Friday, May 27th, 8pm  |  Free! Rain or Shine!! Winner of the 2006 International Trumpet Guild Jazz Competition, and the 2004 National Trumpet Jazz Competition, Jean Caze has emerged as one of today’s most exciting new voices in jazz. At the age of twenty-seven Jean has performed with the likes of »

Coffee and Curators

Thursday, May 26, 3pm

Coffee and Curators × Jorge Luis Gutierrez     IMPERMANENCE & ARCHITECTURE: spatial stories and revelations in the exhibition Unveiling the Models of Acta Non Verba “What can always blow the mind about an art exhibition is the transition in space of public objects. When the exhibition is completed, it »

MOCA Family Day

May 15 | 12–4pm

  Free museum admission.  Free parking.  Free workshops with internationally acclaimed artists.  Free coffee and treats sponsored by Alaska Coffee Roasting Company, North Miami. Meet the Designers featured at MOCA Gift + Book Shop. Special promotions and giveaways! Food trucks.   Creative Caribbean activities for the entire family! Spend the »

Jazz at MOCA × Maria Rivas

Friday, April 29th, 8pm | Free! Rain or Shine!!

Friday, April 29th, 8pm  |  Free! Rain or Shine!! Known as one of the most versatile voices in Latin America and now North America, Maria Rivas skillfully combines American and Latin Jazz rhythms with lively yet sentimental music from around the world. She interprets her music in English, Spanish, Italian and »

Creative Arts 4 KIDS (2015-2016)

May 7 | David Chatt: Creating Images with Beads

Creative Arts 4 KIDS  (2015-2016) First Saturday of every month 2-4 pm Kids ages 6-12 are invited to tour MOCA exhibitions and learn about the elements of art by painting, drawing and sculpting in the style of renowned artists. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to stay and create with their »

Acta Non Verba

Mar 24 – May 29, 2016

Actions on both sides of the mirror The exhibition by French-Guadeloupean artist Marielle Plaisir will include a carefully curated selection of drawings, portraits, paintings, tapestries and one video representative of the artist’s thematic narrative as well as an ethereal installation of Tyvek paper dresses suspended in mid air. “My work interrogates the »

Contemporary Dialogues: Caribbean influences on Performance Art in Miami

Wednesday, April 13, 6:30 pm

  MOCA CONTEMPORARY DIALOGUES Wednesday, April 13, 6:30 pm   Caribbean influences on performance art in Miami – Miami as land/bodyscape. Interactive conversation with Miami’s leading curators and performance artists. Admission: $5; free for MOCA members & NoMi residents Moderator Jorge Luis Gutiérrez A dynamic visual arts institutions manager and curator, »

Street Artists

April 9 | 2pm | Instructor: Alessandro Abate

Instructor: Alessandro Abate, photographer Photography seems to be in Alessandro Abate’s blood. Sandro’s father had a photo studio in Venezuela when he was growing up and many of his earliest memories are of developing film in the darkroom and learning his way around a camera. Sandro has been in love with »

Handiwork, The Place of Craft in Art Today

April 2 | 2pm | Instructor: Martin Tsang & Alexander Fernández

Instructors: Martin Tsang PhD Martin Tsang is a cultural and historical anthropologist with a focus on Chinese people in Cuba and Afro-Caribbean religiosity. His doctoral research investigated Chinese influence in Afro-Cuban religion. Martin is also a Lukumí priest and creates Lukumí bead work. In 2012, Alexander Fernández and Martin curated an »