February 6 | Nick Cave: Far-Out Hats and Headpieces

Creative Arts 4 KIDS  (2015-2016) First Saturday of every month 2-4 pm Kids ages 6-12 are invited to tour MOCA exhibitions and learn about the elements of art by painting, drawing and sculpting in the style of renowned artists. Parents and caregivers are encouraged to stay and create with their »

Carlos Sandoval de León | Untitled (Limpieza)

12.02.15 – 02.28.16

–Carlos Sandoval de Leon is a visual practitioner with a propensity to assemble and construct three dimensional objects that allude to ritual, economy, landscape and personal narratives. Sandoval de Leon’s choice of materials are informed by his travels and cultural lineage. He is interested in deconstructing and abstracting what seem »

Carlos Salas Bio

Carlos Salas (1957) Carlos Salas studied architecture at the Universidad de los Andes (University of the Andes) in Bogotá, Colombia, and painting at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, France. His work is firmly anchored in the Latin American abstract tradition with long lines recalling scarifications, large rectangles filled with »

Thursday, 12.03.15 | 4–6pm

Thursday, 12.03.15 | 4–6pm Thinking at the Limits: A Conversation with Carlos Salas As part of the problematic of the “local-global” dialectic, the 2015 MOCA Contemporary Dialogues stresses the relationship between art, otherness and the altermodern. This conversation examines the question of Latin American art in its relationship to the two »

MOCA MOVING IMAGES: En el Taller Film Preview

Friday, 12.04.15 | 6–9pm

Friday, 12.04.15 | 6–9pm En el Taller  Film Preview Director Ana Salas Some time ago I received a letter from my father in which he announced that he was suffering from chronic leukemia — an incurable disease. Reading it, I saw his death. I decided to return to Bogotá, from »

ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL LECTURE

Saturday, 12.05.15 | 6pm

Saturday, 12.05.15 | 6pm  ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL LECTURE:  Latin America in the Twenty First century:  A Perspective By Professor George Yudice, University of Miami The 2015 International Lecture focuses on the concepts of de-territorialization and imagined communities to rethink the dynamics of movements and social networks in the era of globalization. »

Dec. 2 – Dec. 5

CARLOS SALAS: Latin America and the Global Imagination Public Opening Reception: Wednesday, 12.02.15 | 7–10pm   MOCA PROJECT GALLERY: Carlos Sandoval de Leon | Untitled (Limpieza) Public Opening Reception: Wednesday, 12.02.15 | 7–10pm     MOCA CONTEMPORARY DIALOGUES: Thinking at the Limits A Conversation with Carlos Salas Thursday, 12.03.15 | 4–6pm   MOCA »

Turning Inward Book Launch

Dec. 4

On December 4th, MoCA presents a discussion with Abraham Adams, John Miller., and artist collective Lou Cantor. The talk will centre on the topics explored in the essays collected in the book Turning Inward (2015, http://www.sternberg-press.com/?pageId=1575 ). The publication, edited by Lou Cantor and Clemens Jahn, is composed of works by writers including Miller, »

JAZZ at MOCA: Joe Donato

Nov. 27 | 8pm

  Friday, Nov 27, 8PM Free Rain or Shine!!!! Joe Donato, recent inductee into The Sunshine Jazz Hall of Fame and co-founder and Director of The Miami Jazz Cooperative, is one of Miami’s favorite performers. Although Joe makes Miami his home, he is known throughout Canada, North, South and Central America, »