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Girls Summit 2014

May 16-17, 2014

Girls Summit 2014 Friday May 16  & Saturday May 17 Saturday, May 17, 7 pm Women on the Rise! 10th Anniversary Bash!: Special Performance by – THEESatisfaction  Nuturing the Creativity of Girls Educators from MOCA’s award-winning Women on the Rise! program and noted scholars present two-day conference on innovative approaches »

Jazz at MOCA: Marlow Rosado

April 25, 2014

Jazz at MOCA: Marlow Rosado FREE CONCERT, Rain or Shine Friday, April 25, 8 pm Puerto Rico native Marlow Rosado is a salsero extraordinaire. His Grammy award winning CD “Retro” features 21st Century versions of some of the best 1970s up tempo Salsa Durisima balanced by tracks cha cha, bolero and »

Conversations & Cocktails: Locust Projects

April 8, 2014

Conversations & Cocktails: Locust Projects Tuesday, April 8, 7-9 pm A cocktail reception will follow the tour Locust Projects – 3852 N Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33127 MOCA Shakers are invited to visit Miami’s Locust Projects, a non-profit exhibition space located in the Wynwood Arts District. MOCA members will be »

Wangechi Mutu & Virginia Overton: Opening Reception

April 17, 2014

Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey and Virginia Overton: Flat Rock Opening Reception: Thursday, April 17, 7-9 pm On view: April 18 – July 6, 2014 “A Fantastic Journey” by Wangechi Mutu is a comprehensive survey of the Kenya-born, New York -based artist whose  multi-faceted work articulates a 21st century global sensibility. »

Art Talk: Dan Graham

March 29, 2014

Art Talk: Dan Graham Part of Video Container: Museum as Method Saturday, March 29, 2 pm RSVP required. Limited seating. On March 29, 2014, the museum will present an Art Talk with Dan Graham in conversation with Alex Gartenfeld, MOCA’s Interim Director and Chief Curator. Dan Graham will screen and »

Art Talk: Wangechi Mutu

April 18, 2014

Art Talk:  Wangechi Mutu and Trevor Schoonmaker Friday, April 18, 7 pm Non-Members: $10 Members: Free Wangechi Mutu is considered one of the most inventive and critically-engaged artists of her generation.  Her multi-faceted work captures 21st century global sensibilities by addressing issues such as race, gender and power.  She will discuss »

Art Talk: Virginia Overton

May 31, 2014

Art Talk: Virginia Overton Sat. May 31, 2 pm Non-members: $10, Members: Free Virginia Overton will discuss her most recent projects and inspiration for “Flat Rock”, her first solo-museum exhibition in the U.S. with MOCA Interim Director and Curator Alex Gartenfeld..  Originally from Tennessee, Overton has been featured in over 30 »

Video Container: Museum as Method

On view March 25 -May 11, 2014

Video Container: Museum as Method Knight Exhibition Series On view March 25 -May 11, 2014 Free Admission On March 25, the Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (MOCA), inaugurates “Video Container: Museum as Method,” a presentation of single-channel video work by 15 contemporary artists who probe the role of the »

Spring Break at MOCA:
Manga and Comic Book Workshop

Manga and Comic Book Workshop March 24 – March 28, 1:00 to 5:00 pm AT FULL CAPACITY. Space is limited! FREE.   Community Service Credit available. Illustration, storytelling and innovation combine in this week-long intensive writing and art making workshop for middle and high school students. Field Trip Saturday March 29th  ”Hatsume Festival” »