MOCA Student Showcase 2015

Friday, May 29, 6 - 7 PM

MOCA Student Showcase 2015 Friday, May 29, 6 – 7 PM Free and open to the public MOCA celebrates the talents of the students enrolled in our Teen After School Program with an end of the year exhibition and reception in the Pavilion Gallery. The public is invited. Students will »

Jazz@MOCA: The Creole Jazz Project

Friday, May 29, 8PM

JAZZ @ MOCA: The Creole Jazz Project Friday, May 29, 8PM FREE RAIN OR SHINE Haitian Jazz is making a splash all over the US and the Americas. The Creole Jazz Project of Miami, composed of eight of Miami’s top musicians, is in the forefront of the movement. About the »

MOCA SUMMER ART PROGRAMS

June 8 - August 14

MOCA SUMMER ART PROGRAMS Please fill out the registration form below and email to [email protected] or call 305.893.6211. Walk in registrations are welcomed. Creative Arts 4 Kids Ages 6-12 9 AM – 3:30 PM. Monday-Friday with aftercare to 5:30. Students will experiment with a variety of art and design techniques »

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. »