Visual Arts: Current Exhibitions

Nereida Garcia Ferraz: As Close As You Want

April 9 – May 29, 2016
Opening Reception: Fri., April 8, 6 – 9 pm

Recent paintings, drawings, sculpture, and video works by this Miami artist reveal her intuitive approach to materials and subject. Raw materials such as paper, canvas, cardboard, leaves, digital imagery, archival films, and discarded wood are transformed into new visitations of figures in space.

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Jean-Paul Mallozzi: Familiars

April 9 – May 29, 2016
Opening Reception: Fri., April 8, 6 – 9 pm

Jean-Paul Mallozzi: Familiars broadens the artist’s fascination with the human condition and the inherent, nuanced complexities of personal relationships, specifically intimate male relationships, which are often hyper-sexualized and informed by society’s rigid and conflicting constructs of masculinity, sexuality, and identity.

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Ruben Millares: Mother Pages

April 9 – May 29, 2016
Opening Reception: Fri., April 8, 6 – 9 pm

Mother Pages is an installation by Miami-based artist Ruben Millares that uses sculpture, collage, and scent to explore the idea of obsolescence vs. permanence. Millares takes the pages of Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 and covers obsolete motherboards from an array of technologies, including stereos, equalizers, drum machines, computers, and servers to show that books outlive the technologies that are sold to the public as the future.

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Sara Stites: New Work

April 9 – May 29, 2016
Opening Reception: Fri., April 8, 6 – 9 pm

Sara Stites creates large, mixed-media drawings, and then, using mostly functional objects from her studio, she builds precarious, tentative “sculptures” that are posed in front of these works.

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Grisel Ors: Out of the Woods - Into the Tropics

April 9 – May 29, 2016
Opening Reception: Fri., April 8, 6 – 9 pm

Hollywood resident Grisel Ors considers herself a self-taught “experimental abstract expressionist” painter. Her process is guided by an intuitive use of color, textures, layered glazes and collaged materials that are applied to organic cotton canvas, often allowing its frayed edges to remain. She has stated that, “Mystery is a quality I engage with most in my art.

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Summer Field Trips and Group Tours

Looking for a fun and enriching activity for your group this summer?
Visit our Field Trips page for more information.

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Student Exhibitions

The upstairs Student Gallery displays work by local students and participant's in the Center's education programs. For information about Student Gallery exhibitions click here.