Currents by Hattie Mae Williams

Currents by Hattie Mae Williams A Double Feature Film and Immersive Art Experience Miami-based choreographer, interdisciplinary artist and Live Arts Miami LALA artist in residence, Hattie Mae Williams premieres her latest work entitled Currents, an interactive film experience that guides the audience through a landscape where both isolated and communal reflection takes place through ritual. Through […]

Curator Tours

Join curator Amy Galpin for a special tour of Tesoro with Miami-based artist Pepe Mar. This special tour, co-organized by CasaCuba, will emphasize works by Cuban and Cuban American artists in Tesoro, a permanent collection installation imagined by Mar. Following the tour, attendees can enjoy coffee and pastelitos in the Members’ Lounge. This event is free and open to the public. […]

Forest Immersion and Plant Sounds

In conjunction with the exhibition Leonardo Drew: Cycles, join artist and FIU Assistant Professor of Art Fereshteh Toosi to explore landscape ecology and our relationship to place. Toosi will guide participants in a short contemplative practice followed by a sound art performance with amplified plants. We will spend our time outside; please wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. The […]

Steven & Dorothea Green Critics’ Lecture Series presents Leonardo Drew

Please join us for a lecture with internationally renowned artist Leonardo Drew in conjunction with exhibition, Leonardo Drew: Cycles, now on view at the Frost Art Museum FIU. This exhibition, curated by Loretta Yarlow, comes from the collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation. Following the lecture please join us for food and beverages on the patio. […]

The Things We Keep: Portraiture

Do we see ourselves in the things we keep? In collaboration with the Honors College participants will be encouraged to create a portrait using objects, a modern vanitas. Images of your modern vanitas can be sent via e-mail for print. Participants will learn how to transfer their images onto a canvas to take home as […]

A Conversation with Robert Andy Coombs

Please join photographer Robert Andy Coombs and curator Amy Galpin for a special virtual tour and discussion of Robert Andy Coombs: Notions of Care. During this lunch time conversation, Coombs will share information about his approach to photography and his career trajectory. Robert Andy Coombs, Woodland nymphs, 2019, inkjet print on metallic paper, 40 x 53 inches, courtesy of the […]

Exhibition Opening

Pleased join us for a celebration of our exhibitions: Robert Andy Coombs: Notions of Care and Tesoro: Pepe Mar’s Love Letter to the Frost. Enjoy a conversation at 5:00 p.m. with artists Pepe Mar and Robert Andy Coombs moderated by Phillip M. Carter, Ph.D., Director, Center for Humanities in an Urban Environment at FIU. Followed by music, refreshments + cocktails, and exclusive tours […]

Curator Tours

Join Chief Curator, Amy Galpin on a tour of an exhibition featuring the photographs of Robert Andy Coombs. Robert Andy Coombs creates personal narratives that invite the viewer to partake in the intimate details of his life. Through his photographs, he documents his rich experiences at the intersection of sexuality and disability, which are rarely expressed publicly […]

Impressions: Monotype Printing with Jennifer Printz

workshop using found objects. Participants will experiment with layering textures, imagery, and uncover the impressions of our world. This program is inspired by the exhibition Leonardo Drew: Cycles. Leonardo Drew’s prints, at once powerfully large yet fragile, test the versatility of the medium, transforming cotton paper pulp and pigment into what suggests densely populated cities, a forest, or […]

The WMODA Treasure Hunt

Explore the treasure trove of fired arts at WMODA on Saturday, June 5 from 10am to 4pm. At our popular Treasure or Trash event, you can find out if your prized porcelain or glass art is valuable museum quality from Linda Saft ISA AM, an accredited appraiser of decorative arts. Linda will give verbal evaluations […]