Author Archives: Dona

MOCA Moving Images: City of Memory

Sat. August 8, 2015

City of Memory Directed by Robert Adanto Saturday, August 8, 2015, 7-9PM Free for members $5 for non-members City of Memory explores the ways in which the cataclysmic events in the wake of Hurricane Katrina became imprinted on the memory of visual artists who lived through them. Robert Adanto’s latest »

Jazz@MOCA: Noah Haidu

Friday, July 31, 2015

Jazz@MOCA: Noah Haidu Friday, July 31, 2015 | 8PM FREE RAIN OR SHINE Pianist and composer Noah Haidu is evidence that 21st century jazz can be adventurous, fresh and swing hard. He is an exciting, modern pianist who can play memorable melodies and soulful grooves. His powerful Posi-Tone Records debut »

North Miami On My Mind

Saturday, July 18, 2015

  NORTH MIAMI (NOMI) ON MY MIND: Imagining a Twenty First Century City **Speaker: Dr. Smith Joseph, Mayor City of North Miami** **Saturday, July 18, 2015, 7-9PM** Free with museum admission   What will the future hold for the city of North Miami? Join us in a series of conversations »

FOLK NIGHT

JUly 25, 2015, 7-10PM

FOLK NIGHT   FREE! Saturday, July 25, 7-10PM Hosted By 91.3 FM WLRN’s Michael Stock**Featuring:** **Storyteller** **Jim Gregory** **Florida Folk Singers** **Grant Livingston** **Valerie C Wisecracker** AND **Uproot Hootenany**

Ars Memoria: A Selection from MOCA’s Permanent Collection

On view through August 30, 2015

Ars Memoria: A Selection from MOCA’s Permanent Collection On view June 20-August 30, 2015 This exhibition of one hundred works from the permanent collection are conceived as modes of recollection and determination. These have been sites of appropriation, contestation, adoption and rejection that inscribe memory in their structures.

JAZZ@MOCA: Karina Iglesias

Friday, June 26, 2015, 8PM

JAZZ @ MOCA: Karina Iglesias Friday, June 26, 2015, 8PM **FREE RAIN OR SHINE** In 2013, Karina Iglesias was selected to be a top contestant on NBC’s #1 TV Show “The Voice”. Her epic performance of “It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World” turned into a YouTube sensation overnight and every »

MOCA Student Showcase 2015

Friday, May 29, 6 - 7 PM

MOCA Student Showcase 2015 Friday, May 29, 6 – 7 PM Free and open to the public MOCA celebrates the talents of the students enrolled in our Teen After School Program with an end of the year exhibition and reception in the Pavilion Gallery. The public is invited. Students will »

High Above: The Art of Jerzy Kedziora

On view June 6 - August 30, 2015

High Above: The Art of Jerzy Kedziora June 6-August 30,  2015 OPENING RECEPTION Saturday, June 6, 6-8 PM Free for members, $10 non-members Throughout history humans looked to the heavens in search for the sublime. Polish artist Jerzy Kedziora draws from this sense of the sublime, from art history and »

Jazz@MOCA: The Creole Jazz Project

Friday, May 29, 8PM

JAZZ @ MOCA: The Creole Jazz Project Friday, May 29, 8PM FREE RAIN OR SHINE Haitian Jazz is making a splash all over the US and the Americas. The Creole Jazz Project of Miami, composed of eight of Miami’s top musicians, is in the forefront of the movement. About the »