MOCA Moving Images: Alternative Contemporaneity Cinema

Wednesday, October 1 at 7 PM

Ana Mendieta: Fuego de Tierra A film by Nereida Garcia-Ferraz and Kate Horsfield, 1987, 52minutes, Color/BW, DVD This beautiful video is a portrait of the life and work of Cuban-born American artist Ana Mendieta. Mendieta used her own body, the raw materials of nature, and Afro-Cuban religion to express her »

MOCA Contemporary Dialogues: Philosophy of Interpretation and Culture

Saturday, September 27 at 2 PM

The philosophical thinking about ‘aesthetics’, especially within mainstream philosophy, presents itself as an esoteric engagement with a very limited number of masterpieces in a very limited variety of genres/forms. Yet, aesthetics is of fundamental concern to all, shapes our understandings of self and others and deserves integration into our present-day »

Jazz at MOCA: Kiki Sanchez Latin Jazz Project

Friday, September 26 at 8 PM

The phenomenal sounds of the talented Peruvian pianist KIKI SANCHEZ have filled the air with a unique blend of soulful jazz and tropical fusion. He became a well-rounded musician by playing with La Peru Salsa All-Stars, Orquesta Majestic (led by his father, Maximo Sanchez) and Anibal Lopez’ La Unica. These »

Jazz at Moca: Martin Bejerano

July 25, 2014

Jazz at MOCA: Martin Bejerano Friday, July 25, 8pm Free Rain or Shine Martin Bejerano is assistant professor of jazz piano at the University of Miami Frost School of Music. A native of Miami,  Bejerano is a graduate of the New World School of the Arts, Florida State University, and the »

Jazz at MOCA: Antonio Madruga

June 27, 2014

Jazz at MOCA: Antonio Madruga Friday, June 27, 8 pm Free Rain or Shine   Antonio “ Tony “ Madruga, was born in Pembroke Pines, Florida on July 2, 1994. He is presently attending New World School of the Arts in Miami. He is a member of the Monk Combo, »

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 »

Jazz at MOCA: Jean Caze

May 30, 2014

Jazz at MOCA: Jean Caze Friday, May 30, 8 pm FREE! Rain or Shine   Winner of the 2006 International Trumpet Guild Jazz Competition, and the 2004 National Trumpet Jazz Competition, Jean Caze has emerged as one of today’s most exciting new voices in jazz. At the age of twenty-seven »

Jazz @ MOCA: Jean Caze

May 30, 2014

Jazz @ MOCA: JEAN CAZE Friday, May 30, 8 pm FREE RAIN or SHINE Winner of the 2006 International Trumpet Guild Jazz Competition, and the 2004 National Trumpet Jazz Competition, Jean Caze has emerged as one of today’s most exciting new voices in jazz. At the age of twenty-seven Jean has »

Jazz @ MOCA: Marlow Rosado

April 25, 2014

  Jazz @ MOCA: Marlow Rosado Friday, April 25, 8 pm FREE RAIN or SHINE From salsa to rock, from merengue to hip-hop, from bachata to reggaeton, producer / composer / pianist Marlow Rosado has had his musical hand in all of it. A native of Puerto Rico, he is a »