Donna Karan &
Philippe Dodard

May 16 - June 20, 2012

On view in MOCA’s lobby gallery, this exhibition focuses on the interactivity between fashion designer Donna Karan and Haitian artist Philippe Dodard.    Born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Philippe Dodard is a leading contemporary artist of the Caribbean and the African Diaspora, known for his fusion of Caribbean mythological iconography with Modern art. Dodard’s strong »

Rita Ackermann

MARCH 15 - MAY 6, 2012

Rita Ackermann Knight Exhibition Series March 15 – May 6, 2012 This survey exhibition of the Hungarian-born, New York-based artist examines Ackermann’s work throughout her career and the changes that occurred through her immersion into Western culture.  Among the exhibition’s 48 works are several never-before-seen paintings, drawings, collages from 1993 »

Mark Handforth

November 30, 2011 - February 13, 2012

Mark Handforth: Rolling Stop Knight Exhibition Series November 30, 2011 – February 13, 2012 Inspired by everyday urban existence, Mark Handforth’s sculptures are poetic, lyrical, and wryly comical objects that comment on daily life and human interaction. Through a corporeal engagement with scale and distortion of form, Handforth imbues works »

Teresita Fernandez

NOVEMBER 30, 2011 - FEBRUARY 13, 2012

Pivot Points V: Teresita Fernández   November 30, 2011 – February 13, 2012 MOCA’s Pivot Points exhibition series concentrates on the museum’s focused approach to collecting works that mark important developments in contemporary art and pivotal moments in the artists’ careers. The first major installation by Teresita Fernández created in »

Modify, as needed

September 22 - November 13, 2011

Modify, as needed Knight Exhibition Series Kathryn Andrews, Darren Bader, Nina Beier, Karl Holmqvist, Adriana Lara, Natalia Ibáñez Lario, Jose Carlos Martinat, Amilcar Packer, Nicolas Paris, Nick Relph, Anders Smebye September 22 – November 13, 2011 The industries that generate visual culture today are increasingly sophisticated and comprehensive, making the »

Ryan Trecartin

June 30 - October 30, 2011

Ryan Trecartin: Any Ever June 30 – October 30, 2011 Ryan Trecartin’s Any Ever (2009-2010) is a seven-movie epic video produced in Miami with collaborator Lizzie Fitch and other contributors ranging from friends and artists to professional child actors. The presentation of Any Ever at MOCA will be the first »

Open Process

March 18 - June 5, 2011

Open Process: New Work by Miami Artists ARTISTS: Jessica Laurel Arias, Autumn Casey, Domingo Castillo, Tatiana Vahan March 18 – June 5, 2011 Since the opening of its Joan Lehman Building in February, 1996, MOCA has championed artists who make South Florida their home base. Open Process features new artworks by Jessica Laurel Arias, »

At Capacity

March 18 - June 5, 2011

At Capacity: Large Scale Works from the Permanent Collection March 18 – June 5, 2011 Fifteen years ago, MOCA inaugurated its Joan Lehman building as a collecting institution to fill a void in Miami as the only museum dedicated to exhibiting and collecting contemporary art. Thanks to the outstanding generosity »

Jonathan Meese

December 1, 2010 – February 13, 2011

JONATHAN MEESE: Sculpture Knight Exhibition Series December 1, 2010 – February 13, 2011 The Museum of Contemporary Art presents the first major solo museum exhibition in the United States for German artist Jonathan Meese, renowned for his multi-faceted work, including wildly exuberant paintings that mix personal hieroglyphics and collage, installations, »