Under the Bridge, Beyond the Beach and above the Muck: The Art of Purvis Young

Opening Reception, Thursday, Feb. 12. 6-9pm

Under the Bridge, Beyond the Beach and above the Muck: The Art of Purvis Young    On view from February – March 12 A presentation of a Gift of works by Purvis Young by Ruth Shack in Memory of Richard Shack. Opening Reception, Thursday, Feb. 12. 6-9pm   The Art »

Surviving the Holocaust: Paintings by Bohumil Samuel Kecir

Saturday, February 21, 7PM

  Surviving the Holocaust: Paintings by Bohumil Samuel Kecir Opening Reception Saturday, February 21, 7PM  On view February – March 21 A Holocaust survivor who studied art in Paris, Kecir made these works while he was a patient in a mental hospital. His paintings reveal an interest in Fauvism, Cubism, »

Shifting the Paradigm: The Art of George Edozie

December 2, 2014 - February 2, 2015

Shifting the Paradigm VIP Opening Monday, December 1, 2014  |  7 – 10 PM  |  Presented by Grey Goose Vodka The Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (MOCA), South Florida’s oldest and only museum dedicated exclusively to contemporary art, will kick off Art Basel week in Miami with a thought »

Third Space: Inventing the Possible

September 25 - November 12, 2014

Working on the premise that art-making is history-making, Third Space explores the cognitive character of memory in its relationship to space and opening up of possibilities. This exhibition presents works by artists who defy their otherness to enter and enter the realm of 21st century aesthetics not only to lay »

Wangechi Mutu:
A Fantastic Journey

April 18- July 6, 2014

Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey KNIGHT EXHIBITION SERIES Opening Reception: April 17, 2014 On view: April 18 – July 6, 2014 The Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami will present “Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey,” a comprehensive survey of the Kenya-born, New York-based artist whose multi-faceted work captures 21st century »

Tracey Emin:
Angel Without You

December 4, 2013 - March 9, 2014

Vist MOCA’s expansive micro-site created for Tracey Emin’s exhibition – http://traceyemin.mocanomi.org  The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), North Miami, kicks off Art Basel Miami Beach 2013 with the opening of “Tracey Emin: Angel without You,” the first American museum exhibition dedicated to the acclaimed British artist Tracey Emin. On view »

Open Systems: Works from the Permanent Collection

June 18 - September 8, 2013

Open Systems: Works from the Permanent On view: June 18 – September 6, 2013 Coinciding with Dawoud Bey’s exhibition  Picturing People,” MOCA North Miami presents a selection of work from it’s permanent collection. These works embody the irregular results of seemingly routine commands. Collaboration is a key component to elaborating »

Dawoud Bey: Picturing People

ON VIEW JUNE 7 – SEPTEMBER 8, 2013

June 7-September 8,2013 The Museum of Contemporary Art presents Dawoud Bey: Picturing People, an expansive career survey of the Chicago-based photographer, which ranges from street encounters to formal studio portraits. Dawoud Bey is distinguished for his commitment to portraiture as a means for understanding contemporary society, first gaining notoriety as »

Pivot Points: 15 Years & Counting

Collectors and artist worldwide marked MOCA’s 15th Anniversary in its Joan Lehman Building with major donations to the museum collection. Pivot Points: 15 Years and Counting showcases these recent acquisitions and works by many of the artists who are part of MOCA’s history. Among the featured artists are: Rita Ackermann, »