JAZZ@MOCA: Batuke Samba Funk

Friday, August 28, 8PM

JAZZ@MOCA:  Batuke Samba Funk Friday, August 28, 8PM Free Rain or Shine!!!! Batuke Samba Funk is a high-energy Brazilian band that mixes rhythms such as Funk from the 70’s with Afro Samba, Brazilian Big Band, Batucada, Soul, and R&B. Click to hear their sound!

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**

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 »

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 »

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 »

Art Basel Week at MOCA

December 2 - 6, 2014

Shifting the Paradigm VIP Opening Monday, December 1, 2014  |  7 – 10 PM  |  Presented by Grey Goose Vodka   Shifting the Paradigm Public Opening Tuesday, December 2, 2014 | 7 – 10 PM | Presented by Grey Goose Vodka   Multiculturalism and Identity in the 21st Century Wednesday, »

A Conversation with George Edozie

Saturday, December 6, 2014 / 10 AM - 12 PM

Both the artist and the curator of Shifting the Paradigm were born in Nigeria,  however they each work  internationally as cultural practitioners who question so-called “post-modern” theories about aesthetics .   This exhibition draws attention to the occurrence of a millennial shift that will open the world to a new way »

The Role of Art in Community Transformation

Friday, December 5, 2014, 7 - 9 PM

His Majesty, lgwe Nnaemeka Alfred Achebe, was born in Onitsha Nigeria in 1941. Ontisha is located in the state of Anambra in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. After earning his BA in Chemistry from Stanford and an MBA from Columbia, he enjoyed a 30-year career with the Shell Petroleum Development »

Capturing the Global Imagination

Thursday, December 4, 2014 / 10 AM - 12 PM

Featuring  the Presentation of the MOCA’s publication:  Re/Claiming Art, Power, Ideas and Vision in an Ethnically Plural Community The “process of projection” and the “process of appropriation” help understanding MOCA’s recent experiences. Projection attributed, desirable or institutionally-prescribed identities within which notions of social constraints, referents or cultural frameworks are embedded. »