Author Archives: Dona

Jazz@MOCA: Markus Gottschlich Quartet

Friday, Feb. 27, 8PM

Markus Gottschlich Quartet: A tribute to Miles Davis FREE RAIN OR SHINE Friday, February 27, 8PM Austrian-born pianist and composer Markus Gottschlich was classically trained in piano from an early age on, and refined his interest in jazz at Admiral Farragut Academy, University of Vienna, Concordia College – NY, and »

Under the Bridge, Beyond the Beach and above the Muck: The Art of Purvis Young

Opening Reception, Thursday, Feb. 12. 6-9pm

Under the Bridge, Beyond the Beach and above the Muck: The Art of Purvis Young    On view from February – March 12 A presentation of a Gift of works by Purvis Young by Ruth Shack in Memory of Richard Shack. Opening Reception, Thursday, Feb. 12. 6-9pm   The Art »

Surviving the Holocaust: Paintings by Bohumil Samuel Kecir

Saturday, February 21, 7PM

  Surviving the Holocaust: Paintings by Bohumil Samuel Kecir Opening Reception Saturday, February 21, 7PM  On view February – March 21 A Holocaust survivor who studied art in Paris, Kecir made these works while he was a patient in a mental hospital. His paintings reveal an interest in Fauvism, Cubism, »

Jazz @MOCA: Carlos Gomez and the Jazz Leaders

Friday, January 30, 8PM

Jazz @MOCA: Carlos Gomez and the Jazz Leaders FREE RAIN OR SHINE Friday, January 30, 8PM Carlos Gomez and the Jazz Leaders will present an exciting program of musical innovation fusing traditional Son with contemporary jazz in its most international influences, ranging from Chick Corea and Chucho Valdes to Dave »

Beyond Unicentric Discourse: African and African Diaspora Art

Saturday, January 24, 7PM

Director’s Talk: Babacar MBow Beyond Unicentric Discourse: African and African Diaspora Art Saturday, January 24, 7PM Classifications of African and African Diaspora visual expressions as art or craft, “primitive” or sophisticated, intuitive or intellectual have much to do with western perceptions—a by-product of the colonial project. These contradictions and questions »

Creative arts 4 kids

Saturday, February 7, 2015 | 2:00 pm

Innersphere: Rik Allen’s Rocket Ships Design, assemble and paint a rocket ship Saturday, February 7, 2015 | 2:00 pm Kids ages 6-12 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 »

WEARABLE ART: Les Bijoux de Carol Haggiag

Opening Reception, Saturday, Feb. 7, 6-8 PM

On view February 7 – 28, 2015   WEARABLE ART: Les Bijoux de Carol Haggiag   Meet the artist reception Saturday, Feb. 7, 6-8 PM   Carol Haggiag’s sensuous jewelry designs are inspired by Mediterranean and French cultures. Using a variety of materials she creates unique sculptural objects that reflect »

Office Etiquette: What Works at Work

Saturday, March 16, 2013

Saturday, March 16, 2013, 1:00-2:30 p.m Whether communicating with a coworker, the boss, a professor, or a patron there is one way to do it and then there is the right way. Interns will get the inside scoop to operate like a seasoned veterans in their professionalism. We’ll cover how to handle »