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 »

MOCA Performance


Saturday, July 23, 2016 | 6–9pm Lip Service, Miami Book Fair’s premier showcase for true stories, out loud, and Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) present: Storypalooza!: “When Identities Collide.”  What do a Latina woman, a conservative Jew, and a gay Catholic have in common? Their life experiences have been shaped »

Jazz at MOCA × Lanzallamas Monofonica

Friday, June 24th, 8pm | Free! Rain or Shine!!

Friday, June 24th, 8pm  |  Free! Rain or Shine!! LANZALLAMAS MONOFONICA is an ensemble charged with melodic fire and global rhythmical chemistry. Deep, powerful lyrics with a message of unity and love and a wide array of nationalities and musical languages form the group’s alchemy. The result is a true expression »


June 16 – August 14, 2016

 June 16 – August 14, 2016 Artists Reception June 23, 2016, 7-9pm     Curated by Richard Haden and focusing on the works of South Florida artists this exhibition explores concepts and issues of intersectionality, namely the ways in which oppressive institutions are interconnected and cannot be examined separately from »

Jazz at MOCA × Jean Caze

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

Friday, May 27th, 8pm  |  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 performed with the likes of »