Spring Programs 2016

  FREE  After-School Classes for students ages 13 to 18. Classes begin Jan. 4, 2016 and are everyday from 3:30pm – 5:30pm. From studio classes to social events, MOCA offers an exciting roster of programs that engage young people ages 13 -18 in the vibrant world of contemporary art. All »

Miami Art Week Photos

Installation Photos Photograher: @she.smiles (Instagram)     VIP Preview Photos Photographer: Daniel Bock Opening Reception Photos Photographer: Daniel Bock   A Video from VIP Night Videographer: CreationsUnlimited

Jazz at MOCA: Miami Big Sound Orchestra

Dec. 25 | 8pm

Friday, December 25th, 8PM Free Rain or Shine!!!! The Miami Big Sound Orchestra is downtown Miami’s resident Latin Jazz big band since 2006, a project formed as a collaboration of musicians from Miami’s jazz and Latin music communities. The band combines 21st-century big band jazz with Afro-Cuban and Brazilian music, »

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, »