Author Archives: Tommy

HIP-HOP MELANGE

April 24, 2014

HIP-HOP MELANGE An MC/Spoken Word & DJ freestyle mix session with Baloji and DJ “The Brass King” FREE TEEN WORKSHOP  at  North Miami Public Library (835 NE 132nd St, Miami, FL 33161) Thursday, April 24,  4:00 – 5pm Melange n.: a mixture of different things   Join Congolese-Belgian MC, Baloji, and PATH DJ, »

Art Talk: Wangechi Mutu & Performance: Wanda Raimundi-Ortiz

Opening Reception: Wangechi Mutu & Virginia Overton

April 17, 2014

Girls Summit 2014

May 16 & 17, 2014

Girls Summit 2014 Nuturing the Creativity of Girls The Women on the Rise! Annual Girls Summit offers access to the best practices in girls education presented by scholars conducting innovative work in and out of South Florida. Addressing issues of body image, health, sexuality, and gender non-conformity, leading educators, scholars, and activists engage in »

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 Chief Curator Alex Gartenfeld.  Originally from Tennessee, Overton has been featured in over »