JAZZ at MOCA: Joe Donato

Nov. 27 | 8pm

JAZZ at MOCA: Joe Donato 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 »

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, »

Art History Lectures for Educators and the Public

Nov. 21 | 2pm | Modern and Contemporary in African and East Asia Art

Issues in Modern and Contemporary Art and World Culture Instructor: Dr. Adrienne von Lates, Assistant Director for Education Saturdays at 2PM • $5 per class. Free for members, North Miami Residents, and City of North Miami employees Art teachers may register with the district for professional development credits.Reading list provided »

Dec. 2 – Dec. 5

CARLOS SALAS: Latin America and the Global Imagination 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 MOVING IMAGES: En el Taller  Film Premiere Friday, 12.04.15 | 6–9pm Director Ana Salas   ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL LECTURE: »

Carlos Salas Global Imagination Opening

Wednesday, 12.02.15 | 7–10pm

  CARLOS SALAS: Latin America and the Global Imagination Public Opening Reception Wednesday, 12.02.15 | 7–10pm Carlos Salas has been engaged in a range of activities and initiatives in art-making and discoursing: painting, sculpting and writing to tackle head-on the sorry state of the human condition. His work is a »

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 »

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. »

Thursday, 12.03.15 | 4–6pm

Thursday, 12.03.15 | 4–6pm Thinking at the Limits: A Conversation with the 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 »

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 »