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MOCA Contemporary Dialogues| Identities in Motion: A Conversation on Migration and Identity in South Florida and beyond

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Identities in Motion: A Conversation on Migration and Identity in South Florida and Beyond

Saturday, June 30, 2pm:Panel discussion with exhibiting artists Yanira Collado, Onajide Shabaka and Dinizulu Gene Tinnie. Moderated by Gean Moreno the co-director of NAME. NAME publications will be releasing the accompanying Monarch’s catalog in July 2018.​


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Photo: william cordova’s “Sin título (taki oncoy)”, 2014  

Monarch’s Programming

Walkthrough with Curator

Saturday, June 16, 1pm: Intimate tour of the exhibition with independent curator and critic, Risa Puleo.
Free with museum admission.

Creative Arts 4 Kids

Create Your Own Butterfly House
Saturday, June 23, 2–4pm: Inspired by the exhibition’s themes of identity and inheritance, participants will create their own butterfly houses.
MOCA Members: $10 | Non-members: $15 MOCA

Butterfly Talk and Walk

Saturday, July 21, 2pm: Visitors will learn about the monarch butterfly, their migration patterns, and their threat of extinction through an exploration of Miami-based artist Franky Cruz’s greenhouse currently on view at MOCA. Following a viewing of the PBS documentary “Sex, Lies, and Butterflies,” each visitor will be given seeds to plant their own butterfly gardens.
Free with museum admission. Kid-friendly.

MOCA Moving Images

“The Golden Dream” Film Screening
Saturday, July 28, 2pm: This Cannes Film Festival award winning film, “The Golden Dream” (2013), directed by Diego Quemada-Diez, follows three young men as they make the journey from Mexico to California.
Free with museum admission.




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