MOCA Contemporary Dialogues

Embodying Syzygy | Wednesday, 11.02.16 | 7–9pm

Curated by Tiffany Madera syz·y·gy ˈsizijē/ noun • a conjunction or opposition, especially of the moon with the sun. • a pair of connected or corresponding things. Drawing from Jungian psychology, SYZYGY unites 10 Miami-based Hispanic women artists whose work explores themes of identity, sexuality, power and spirituality. Each piece »

Sacred Fire

Exhibition Closing Event
Saturday November 13, 2016 | 2–4pm

September 15 – November 13, 2016  Closing Event MOCA Performance Sunday, November 13, 2016 2-4pm An Evening with Rolando Peña: Creativity, Resistance and the Latin American Vanguard Introduction by Jorge Luis Gutiérrez, Curator Presentation and sound performance of “Fuego Sagrado/Sacred Fire” by Rolando Peña accompanied by Press Cartoonist Rayma Suprani and »

Syzygy

Opening reception: Thursday, October 13, 2016 | 6-9pm

Curated by Tiffany Madera   syz·y·gy ˈsizijē/ noun • a conjunction or opposition, especially of the moon with the sun. • a pair of connected or corresponding things.   Drawing from Jungian psychology, SYZYGY unites 10 Miami-based Hispanic women artists whose work explores themes of identity, sexuality, power and spirituality. »

Creative Arts 4 Kids × Banksy

November 5, 2016 | 2-4pm

 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 children. $12 per class, $40 »

Jazz at MOCA × Ignacio Berroa

Friday, October 28th, 8pm | Free! Rain or Shine!!

  Friday, October 28th, 8pm|Free! Rain or Shine!! Ignacio Berroa Ignacio Berroa has been recognized as one of the greatest drummers of our times. He was included in the 2011 Mp3 compilation entitled “Jazz Drumming Legends” which features some of the most renowned drummers in Jazz history. At once a »

Jazz at MOCA × Conjunto Progreso

Friday, September 30th, 8pm | Free! Rain or Shine!!

  Friday, September 30th, 8pm|Free! Rain or Shine!! Ever since its inception, the traditional Cuban Son ensemble Conjunto Progreso has taken audiences back in time to the nostalgic era of early Cuban popular music. Led by Johnny Aguiló, son of Cuban trumpet legend and band leader Rolando “El Ruso” Aguiló »

Rolando Peña: Black Gold

September 15 - November 13, 2016
Artist Reception: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016| 7–9pm

September 15 – November 13, 2016 Rolando Peña: Black Gold In this exhibition, Peña explores oil as a substance that has marked the destiny of modern and contemporary life. The way in which black gold has infiltrated every area of modern life is expressed not only through dance, theater, cinema, »

Guided Black Gold exhibition tour

Saturday, 10.29.16 | 2pm

September 15 – November 13, 2016   Guided Black Gold exhibition tour Saturday, 10.29.16 | 2pm Guided exhibition tour by artist Rolando Peña and curator Jorge Gutierrez every other Saturday 2pm, starting September 24, 2016.     Programs MOCA Outreach Guided exhibition tour every other Saturday 2pm, starting September 24, 2016. »

Jazz at MOCA × The Glyn Dryhurst Dixieland Jazz Band

Friday, August 26th, 8pm | Free! Rain or Shine!!

Friday, August 26th, 8pm  |  Free! Rain or Shine!! Dixieland is the name given to the style of jazz performed by early New Orleans jazz musicians. The name is a reference to the “Old South,” specifically anything south of the Mason-Dixon line. Dixieland, which was developed in New Orleans, is »