Jazz at MOCA × Oriente

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

  Friday, January 27th, 8pm|Free! Rain or Shine!! Oriente Conceived by Cuban-born guitarist/composer Eddy Balzola after years of touring with show bands, reggae and Latin bands, Las Vegas clubs etc., Oriente’s signature sound features funky, guitar driven tumbaos, blazing harmonic brass, and explosive Afro-Latin percussion that fuse Cuban roots with Blues, »

Jazz at MOCA × Miami Big Sound Orchestra

Friday, December 30th, 8pm|Free! Rain or Shine!!

Friday, December 30th, 8pm|Free! Rain or Shine!!   The Miami Big Sound Orchestra is downtown Miami’s resident Latin Jazz big band since 2006, a project formed as a collaboration of musicians from Miami’s jazz and Latin music communities. The band combines 21st-century big band jazz with Afro-Cuban and Brazilian music, »

MOCA Embodied Workshop

Friday, December 2, 2016 | 2–4pm

“The Other Dimension: Contemporary art practice as the existence of higher dimensions” presents new works by Cuban-born Miami artist Antuan Rodriguez. His sculptural works address the human concern for universal communication through forms, symbols and codes. November 30, 2016 – January 22, 2017 Curated by Jorge Luis Gutierrez   MOCA »

The Other Dimension

Nov. 30, 2016 Opening Reception | 7–9pm

  “The Other Dimension: Contemporary art practice as the existence of higher dimensions” presents new works by Cuban-born Miami artist Antuan Rodriguez. His sculptural works address the human concern for universal communication through forms, symbols and codes. November 30, 2016 – January 22, 2017 Curated by Jorge Luis Gutierrez   »

Jazz at MOCA × Melton Mustafa

Friday, November 25th, 8pm|Free! Rain or Shine!!

  Friday, November 25th, 8pm|Free! Rain or Shine!! The Melton Mustafa Orchestra Trumpet player extraordinaire, arranger, composer, producer, and educator, Melton has performed with some of the top names in jazz including the Count Basie Orchestra, the Duke Ellington Orchestra, the Woody Herman Orchestra, Bobby Watson, Jaco Pastorius, George Cables, »

Sacred Fire

Exhibition Closing Event
Saturday November 13, 2016 | 2–4pm

September 15 – November 13, 2016  Closing Event MOCA Performance Sunday, November 13, 2016 2-4pm An Evening with Rolando Peña: Creativity, Resistance and the Latin American Vanguard Introduction by Jorge Luis Gutiérrez, Curator Presentation and sound performance of “Fuego Sagrado/Sacred Fire” by Rolando Peña accompanied by Press Cartoonist Rayma Suprani and »

Creative Arts 4 Kids × Banksy

November 5, 2016 | 2-4pm

 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 children. $12 per class, $40 »

MOCA Contemporary Dialogues

Embodying Syzygy | Wednesday, 11.02.16 | 7–9pm

Curated by Tiffany Madera syz·y·gy ˈsizijē/ noun • a conjunction or opposition, especially of the moon with the sun. • a pair of connected or corresponding things. Drawing from Jungian psychology, SYZYGY unites 10 Miami-based Hispanic women artists whose work explores themes of identity, sexuality, power and spirituality. Each piece »

Guided Black Gold exhibition tour

Saturday, 10.29.16 | 2pm

September 15 – November 13, 2016   Guided Black Gold exhibition tour Saturday, 10.29.16 | 2pm Guided exhibition tour by artist Rolando Peña and curator Jorge Gutierrez every other Saturday 2pm, starting September 24, 2016.     Programs MOCA Outreach Guided exhibition tour every other Saturday 2pm, starting September 24, 2016. »