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January 2022

MOCA Exhibitions

January 2022 at MOCA - Miami Art Week Exhibition

The Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (MOCA) is currently exhibiting “My Name is Maryan” – a monographic presentation of four decades of paintings, sculptures, drawings and film by the iconoclastic, ground-breaking Polish-born artist Maryan. 

Curated by Alison M. Gingeras, the retrospective is on view through March 20, 2022. In MOCA’s continued efforts to include diverse voices and perspectives, "My Name is Maryan" will also be accompanied by a robust series of education and public programming.

Additionally, MOCA is pleased to bring back its free outdoor “Jazz at MOCA” concert series in-person on the last Friday of every month, starting on Friday, Jan. 28. South Florida’s longest-running free outdoor jazz concert series and one of the museum’s most beloved public programs returns for in-person open air musical entertainment, rain or shine.

Beaux Arts Festival of Art

January 15th 2022 at U.M.

The Beaux Arts Festival of Art is back, and has a new  venue as home. Visit Miami’s longest-running juried art festival on January 15-16, 2022 outside of the Watsco Center on the beautiful University of Miami campus.

The 71st Annual Festival will feature over 150 fine art exhibitors, a children’s art tent, food and live entertainment.

This free outdoor community event is ideal for all art enthusiasts, offering artwork in a variety of media and price ranges.

Guests are encouraged to register for the free event via

*Masks will be required in accordance with UM


November - December 2021

HistoryMiami Museum hosts a FREE  cultural event on  Saturday, November 13th

After taking the event virtual last year, HistoryMiami Museum will host the fifth annual event in person, 

November 13th from 11 AM – 4 PM. This festival brings together the city’s finest traditional artists for a day of performances and demonstrations and activities for all ages. 

History Miami is located at 101 West Flagler Street in Miami, FL 33130


December 2nd 2021

This year 2021 the traditional art exhibitions in Miami will continue taking place in a lower scale despite the pandemic.

Last year all the big art shows and fairs were cancelled simply because of the volume of attendance that could become a risk of spread during the pandemic.


Most established smaller establishments like galleries, art centers and museums will continue to support the arts along with the City and Miami-Dade county cultural affairs department. 

The Miami Art week is scheduled to take place from December 2nd to the 12th 2021. The main art district in Miami named Wynwood, will hold several cultural events following all CDC and City recommendations to avoid the virus spread. Check art events in Wynwood during Miami Art Week 2021


The Miami Art week 2021 is a public and private effort to enrich the cultural activities in the community. Many cultural events in December will please the art collectors, visitors and art connoisseurs that visit Miami during winter year after year.

December 2 nd to 4th 2021

Experience this unique fine art expo with work of over 4,000 artists from the world’s leading galleries.  Art Basel  preview will be on December  1st by invitation only and the exhibition opens to the public on December 2nd. All attendants must show a negative Covid test to be granted access to the show.. 

Art Basel takes place at the Miami Beach Convention Center located at 1901 Convention Center Dr. Miami Beach Fl.

Public Days:

Thursday, December 2, 2021, 11am to 7pm

Friday, December 3, 2021, 11am to 7pm

Saturday, December 4, 2021, 11am to 6pm

Art Basel looks forward to welcoming you to its 2021 show in Miami Beach. The pandemic healthy rules and guidelines apply to all attendees of Art Basel’s 2021 show in Miami Beach and of its related events. In this instance, attendees include, but are not limited to exhibitors, VIP guests, customers, partners, suppliers, visitors, and service providers. Those unwilling to abide by these measures and protocols may be asked to leave, as their presence will represent a potential health and safety risk for other Art Basel attendees.


Freedom's wings exhibition in Miami

Summer  2021

An international exhibition coming from the Kingdom of Belgium arrives to Miami this summer with fabulous feedback.  

The exhibition is a collective show in collaboration with Luna Rosa art gallery in  Brussels and Art Center Miami, entities looking for cultural exchange and artistic enrichment.

Freedom's Wings exhibition started in June 10th in Belgium and will end on July 10th in Miami at the gallery located in 151 NW 36 St.  For more info rmation or gallery hours  to visit the show email [email protected]

 Participant artists:

Andrea Pascual, Maria Francia Perez Rangel, Monica Ucciani, Teresa Cabello, William Villanueva, Ana Moreno, Juan Carlos Gonzalez, Verorica Aris Zlatar, Juan Monte, Patricia Endara


Late June 2020

Date: June 25th to 28th

The first edition of Biennale Wynwood will take place as soon as it is safe and after the pandemic's lock-down was lifted in Miami. The event will take place at the end of Spring from June 25th to 28th

This exhibition reacts in response to the need of cultural enrichment in Wynwood and to frame the history of the neighborhood and communities' unique experiences. 

The exhibition will take place every other year in Wynwood, the city's main art district.

The exhibiting contemporary artists from various countries will represent the cultural diversity of their local community. Active artists with relevant national and international backgrounds will be making important statements with impressive art displays. The initial opening date of April was postponed due to the pandemic measures and recommendations of CDC and governmental authorities.

25 countries will be represented at Biennale Wynwood

Feel free to contact the biennale office for any inquire. The bilingual staff at BIENNALE WYNWOOD will be more than happy to assist you.

Director: Architect Ana Carolina Moreno

Curatorial advice: Architect /Museologist Maria Teresa Haiek Coll

Coordinator: Ms. Teresa Cabello

Visual Marketing Specialist: Artist/ Graphic Designer Gustavo Fernandez


May to September 2020


MAR. 24-SEP. 20, 2020


Eye to I is especially appropriate in the age of the “selfie.” Organized and drawn from the collection of the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, this exhibition explores how American artists have portrayed themselves through painting, drawing, photography, and video since the beginning of the 20th century. Artists in the exhibition approach self-representation from realist renderings to alter-egos that can reveal or obfuscate their inner lives.

Address: 501 Plaza real, Boca Raton Florida 33432

February 13th to 17th 2020


Since its inception in 2012, Art Wynwood has become the premier winter destination contemporary and modern art fair in South Florida, and offers the most diverse, affluent and culturally savvy international audience in the United States. Produced in Miami by Art Miami, the Art Wynwood fair will debut its tenth edition during Presidents Day Weekend, 2020, at the former Miami Herald site, which also is the new home of Art Miami and CONTEXT Art Miami, and welcomed 80,000 visitors during Miami Art Week 2019