Contemporary Dialogues: Caribbean influences on Performance Art in Miami

Wednesday, April 13, 6:30 pm

  MOCA CONTEMPORARY DIALOGUES Wednesday, April 13, 6:30 pm   Caribbean influences on performance art in Miami – Miami as land/bodyscape. Interactive conversation with Miami’s leading curators and performance artists. Admission: $5; free for MOCA members & NoMi residents Moderator Jorge Luis Gutiérrez A dynamic visual arts institutions manager and curator, »

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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, »

MOCA Moving Images Presents: The Weavers

Saturday, Nov. 14 at 7pm

  The Weavers: Wasn’t That a Time! Saturday Nov. 14 at 7pm Watch the Trailer: “It’s Remarkable. One of the year’s 10 best!” **** January 1, 1982 | “Here is one of the most joyous musical documentaries in a long time, a celebration of the music and the singers that »

MOCA Contemporary Dialogues:

Oct. 17 at 7pm

Abstraction Across Cultures Oct. 17 | 7-9PM This dialogue between Adrienne Von Lates and Babacar M’Bow, explores abstraction in its manifestations across cultures, highlighting the movement from utopianism to universalism. Recomposing reality to create a new vital one that transcends the laws of illusion, abstraction has had a long tradition »

MOCA Family Day

Oct. 18 | 2 – 4pm

OCT. 18: IMPROV ART |  2pm-4pm Free admission! Free parking! No registration necessary! MOCA’s first Family Day of the year! MOCA invites families and kids of all ages to join us for Improv Art Family Day. Our 30 minute drop-in workshops explore the real-time process of creating art: Beijing Bites »

NONESUCH: The Jewelry of Hannah Long

Oct. 3 | 7-9pm

NONESUCH: The Jewelry of Hannah Long Reception Sat. 10.3.15 7-9pm Contemporary Jeweler Hannah Long creates bijoux based on concept, idea and theme. Working with a variety of materials, she conceives jewelry as a support for artistic expression in relation to the body. Her works shake codes and usages; moving jewelry »

Art & Reason Symposium

September 26, Saturday

Art & Reason Symposium Saturday, September 26, 6PM, Free! The Art & Reason symposium at the Museum of Contemporary Art will connect artistry with social transformation by showcasing a vetted selection of works by independent artist Peter Wayne Lewis. The event will also include lectures and panel discussions focusing on »

The Global Caribbean – CSA-Haiti 2016

Friday, September 25, 6PM

The Global Caribbean – CSA-Haiti 2016 Friday, September 25, 6PM As a prelude to the annual Caribbean Studies Association (CSA) Conference to be held in Haiti for the first time, in 2016 under the theme, “Caribbean Global Movements: People, Ideas, Culture, Arts for Economic Sustainability,” CSA and the Florida Africana »