Jazz at MOCA × Conjunto Progreso

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

  Friday, September 30th, 8pm|Free! Rain or Shine!! Ever since its inception, the traditional Cuban Son ensemble Conjunto Progreso has taken audiences back in time to the nostalgic era of early Cuban popular music. Led by Johnny Aguiló, son of Cuban trumpet legend and band leader Rolando “El Ruso” Aguiló »

Rolando Peña: Black Gold

September 15 - November 13, 2016

September 15 – November 13, 2016 Rolando Peña: Black Gold In this exhibition, Peña explores oil as a substance that has marked the destiny of modern and contemporary life. The way in which black gold has infiltrated every area of modern life is expressed not only through dance, theater, cinema, »

Jazz at MOCA × The Glyn Dryhurst Dixieland Jazz Band

Friday, August 26th, 8pm | Free! Rain or Shine!!

Friday, August 26th, 8pm  |  Free! Rain or Shine!! Dixieland is the name given to the style of jazz performed by early New Orleans jazz musicians. The name is a reference to the “Old South,” specifically anything south of the Mason-Dixon line. Dixieland, which was developed in New Orleans, is »

Summer Camp Showcase

Friday, August 19, 2016 | 2:00 - 5:30pm

The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), North Miami cordially invites you to attend the Creative Arts and Dynamic Design Summer Camp Showcase Featuring works by our talented students Friday, August 19, 2016 2:00 – 5:30pm MOCA Pavilion 770 NE 125th Street North Miami, FL Refreshments will be served

Erotic City: The legacy of Prince and…

...the social dream of brown and black queer worldmaking
Sunday, 08.14.16 | 2pm

Erotic City: The legacy of Prince and the social dream of brown and black queer worldmaking Due to unforeseen circumstances Professor Tavia Nyong’o’s presentation will be rescheduled for a later date. Please join us for a guided tour of Intersectionality exhibition with Curator Richard Haden and enjoy a closing reception »

Contemporary Dialogues

Thursday, 08.11.16 | 6–8pm | Censorship in South Florida and Beyond

      Thursday, 08.11.16 | 6–8pm Meet and greet 6-7 pm; panel 7 pm $15 Non-members $10 for MOCA members & NoMi residents Free for exhibition artists   Censorship in South Florida and Beyond Lecture and discussion with Richard Haden, Intersectionality curator and moderator; Edwin King, artist; Griselle Gaudnik, artist; »

MOCA Contemporary Dialogues

Tuesday, 08.02.16 | 12–2pm | Panel discussion and roundtable lunch

Mapping Miami’s Margins: Visualizing Intersectional Futures   A panel discussion and roundtable lunch exploring issues on feminism in contemporary art. $15 Non-members $10 for MOCA members & NoMi residents Tuesday, 08.02.16 | 12–2pm   Moderator: Donette Francis, Chair, Department of American Studies, University of Miami Donette Francis directs the American Studies Program at »

MOCA Workshop: Worry Dolls

Friday, July 29, 2016 | 6–8pm

Friday, 07.29.16 | 6–8pm MOCA Workshop Hands-on workshop featuring Intersectionality exhibition artist Alex Trimino creating worry dolls. $20 for non-members $15 for MOCA members & NoMi residents (includes admission, materials fee, cocktails and refreshments)   Worry dolls are small, they fit in the palm of your hand and they are »

Jazz at MOCA × Rose Max and Ramatis

Friday, July 29th, 8pm | Free! Rain or Shine!!

Friday, July 29th, 8pm  |  Free! Rain or Shine!! Born in Rio de Janeiro, capital of bossa nova, Rose is the great-grand daughter of the conductor Cupertino de Menezes and granddaughter of the guitar player Manuel de Menezes, both legends of early Brazilian music. Rose moved to the United States »