Art Week datebook

 
 
Artist Lloyd Goradesky's  giant 100 foot gator floats down the Intracoastal Waterway through Biscayne Bay during Art Basel.
Artist Lloyd Goradesky's giant 100 foot gator floats down the Intracoastal Waterway through Biscayne Bay during Art Basel.
PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD

In additions to the fairs and museum shows, dozens of art showings and talks will take place around town. For the latest updates about Art Week events, check out our events calendar by going to MiamiHerald.com/artbasel.

Ongoing through Dec. 8 (unless otherwise stated)

Art Showcase at the Betsy: Program of art exhibitions, performances, poetry readings and more by esteemed artists including William Kentridge, Christopher Cozier, Sevan Bikrakci, The Girls of Baltimore and David Krut. Throughout the hotel .1440 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach. Free. Various hours. thebetsyhotel.com.

Nicholas Hlbobo, Intethe (A Sketch For An Opera): Locust Projects showcases South African sculptor Nicholas Hlbobo’s first major exhibit in Miami, exploring themes of identity & Diaspora, and Frances Trombley’s Over and Under installation. Nov. 29 to Nov. 30; Dec. 2 to Dec. 7. 3852 N. Miami Ave. Free. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. locustprojects.org.

ArtCenter South Florida celebrates its 30th year by showcasing its new visiting artists residency program with work by Madrid artist Juan Lopez, 800 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach; noon to 9 p.m.; 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 305-674-8278; artcentersf.org.

Seven Cans and more: New art by Susan Weiss, at the Luna Star Cafe, 775 NE 125th St., North Miami. Free.

OPENING MONDAY, DEC. 2

colette art DRIVE-THRU at alchemist. Famed Parisian boutique Colette will host a pop-up drive-thru shop on Level 5 of 1111 Lincoln Road next to Alchemist featuring designer wares. Open 1:30-6 p.m. Tuesday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday and Friday. 1111 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. Free.

MIAMI SAYS ART 2: The Mayfair hotel will host an exhibition of site-specific works by artist Martin Kreloff including a collaborative video with Miami-based artist Christian Oviedo. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., 3000 Florida Ave., Coconut Grove. Free. mayfairhotelandspa.com.

Kenton Parker: Contender: Primary Projects inaugurates its new space with new works by Kenton Parker, featuring photographic portraits of the artist’s various personalities. 11 a.m.- 6 p.m. through Dec. 7 at 151 NE Seventh St., Miami. Free. primaryprojectspace.com

Carlito Dalceggio: To Set Fire in the Heart of the World: Artist Carlito Dalceggio is taking up residence at Ricart Art and creating a multimedia fairground featuring new works. 444 NW 28th St. Wynwood. Free. ricartgallerymiami.com.

At the Beach...From The Hudson River to the World,’ portraits by George Daniell, opens Dec. 2 at the World Erotic Art Museum, 1205 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-532-9336; weam.com. 9 p.m. - midnight Monday; 11 a.m.- 10 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 11 a.m.-midnight Friday-Sunday. Adults $15; under 18 not admitted.

OPENING TUESDAY, DEC. 3:

Shop BAZAAR: Harper’s BAZAAR editors curate a store filled with designer fashions straight from the pages of the fashion magazine. Through Dec. 5 at Soho Beach House, 4385 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Free; RSVP to thestyle@harpersbazaar.com is required. shop.harpersbazaar.com

Tapas-Design for Food: This traveling exhibition stops at the Moore Building to feature 200 exhibits showcasing design at all stages of the cooking process from kitchen to table. Dec. 3-7 at 4040 NE Second Ave. Design District. Free. spainculture.us/city/miami/tapas-spanish-design-for-food.

Night Court, pop-up bar for Absolut Vodka created by artist Ry Rocklen. Noon-2 a.m., Miami Beach between 21st and 22nd streets, ages 21 and older.

OPENING WEDNESDAY, DEC 4:

Perez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) opens to the public in Bicentennial Park and will be free through the weekend. Open 10 a.m.-6 p.m., until 9 p.m. Thursday. 305-375-3000; pamm.org.

ELLE Decor Modern Life Concept House: ELLE Decor invites guests to see some of the finest home decor and design available today as a cohesive concept in one of Miami’s swankest mansions. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 1435 West 27th St., Miami Beach. General admission: $35. elledecor.com.

Gator in the Bay: Artist Lloyd Goradesky is back with the lighted 300-foot-long Gator in the Bay designed to bring attention to Florida’s fragile ecology. This year, Goradesky will complete the gator by attaching floating art tiles. It will be stationed at the Miami Yacht Club on Watson Island, 1001 MacArthur Causeway, Miami; 305-371-0703; miamiyachtclub.com.

Art Public: Opens 8:30 p.m. at Collins Park, 2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Free.

A Portrait of Marina Abramovic by Matthu Placek, presented by Visionaire, every 15 minutes from 6 p.m.-3 a.m. at YoungArts Jewel Box, 2100 Biscayne Blvd, through Dec. 7. youngarts.org.

ONE-DAY EVENTS

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 4:

Designing The Broad: Panel discussion with Eli and Edythe Broad, cofounders of the Broad Museum now under construction in downtown Los Angeles; museum architect Elizabeth Diller, Diller Scofidio + Renfro; The Broad Founding Director Joanne Heyler; moderated by architecture critic Paul Goldberger. 9 a.m., New World Symphony building, New World Center, 500 17th St., Miami Beach. Free. RSVP required at bit.ly/abmb_broad.

American Modernism: Pritzker-prize winning architect Richard Meier in conversation with Paul Goldberger, architecture critic. 6-7 p.m. at Design Miami/; included with fair entry. In the Design Miami/ pavilion adjacent to the Miami Beach Convention Center, Meridian Avenue at 19th Street.

Shuffle Notes-Beauty in Danger: Outdoor presentation of a selection of video works with a view toward animation and perception. 8 p.m.-9 p.m., Soundscape at the New World Center, 500 17th St., Miami Beach. Free.

New Dream Machine and Other Films: Outdoor presentation of video works by artists Mickalene Thomas, Shezad Dawood, Martin Creed and Shirin Neshat. 9-10 p.m., Soundscape at the New World Center, 500 17th St., Miami Beach. Free.

THURSDAY, DEC. 5:

Doug Aitken, Artist, Los Angeles/New York: In conversation with Michelle Kuo, editor, Artforum, New York. 10-11:30 a.m., Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Free.

‘Social Animals’: Artists Kate Gilmore, Alicja Kwade, Mungo Thomson with Moderator: Nicolas Baume, director and chief curator of Public Art Fund. 2-3 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

Artist Olafur Eliasson: In conversation with Klaus Biesenbach, director of MoMA PS1 and chief curator at large at The Museum of Modern Art, New York. 3-4 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

Beyond Post-Black? Artist Rashaad Newsome with moderator: Paul Goodwin, professor at Chelsea College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London. 5-6 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

Tracey Emin, Artist, London: In conversation with Sir Norman Rosenthal, independent curator and writer, London. 6-7 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

Performance by Papaloko and Loray Mistik for Nicholas Hlobo’s Intethe (Sketch of an Opera), Angel Otero’s Art on the Move and France Trombley’s Over and Under, at Locust Projects, 7-10 p.m., 3852 N. Miami Ave., 305-576-8560; locustprojects.org. Free.

Tango at the Edge of the Fair: Outdoor presentation of video works featuring dance focusing on movement as an abstract narrative. 9 p.m.-10 p.m. , Soundscape at the New World Center, 500 17th St., Miami Beach. Free. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

Arabesque and Reanimation: Dara Birnbaum and Joan Jonas: Outdoor presentation of video works by video artists Birnbaum and Jonas including a site-specific version of Birnbaum’s “Arabesque.” 10 p.m. to 11 p.m., Soundscape at the New World Center, 500 17th St., Miami Beach. Free.

FRIDAY, DEC. 6:

Dara Birnbaum, Artist: New York in conversation with David Gryn, curator of Art Basel’s Film sector and founder of Artprojx, London. 1-2 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

Focus: Colombia: Artist Gabriel Sierra; Juan Andres Gaitan, curator, 8th Berlin Biennale for Contemporary Art, Hans Ulrich Obrist, co-director, Serpentine Gallery, London. 2-3 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

Constructive Art Criticism in Latin America: Realities and Challenges: Artist Mario Garcia Torres; Jose Roca, Estrellita B. Brodsky Adjunct Curator of Latin American Art at Tate, London. Moderator: Abaseh Mirvali, curator. 4-5 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

Bankrupt Cities. Endangered Museums: Learning From the Case of the Detroit Institute of Arts. Dennis Scholl, VP of Arts, Knight Foundation; Stephen K. Urice, law professor, UM School of Law, Miami, with Andras Szanto, author & consultant. 6-7 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

Democratizing Design: Martha Stewart in conversation with Stefano Tonchi, editor-in-chief of W Magazine, 6-7 p.m. at Design Miami/; included with fair entry. In the Design Miami/ pavilion adjacent to the Miami Beach Convention Center, Meridian Avenue at 19th Street.

U.S. premiere: Nan Goldin – I Remember Your Face’(2013) by Sabine Lidl, followed by a Q&A with the artist and film director. 8:30 p.m., Colony Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. Free, but seating is limited.

An Elegy for Voice and Silence: Outdoor presentation of video art focusing on communication, self-reflection, introspection and belonging. 8 p.m.-9 p.m., Soundscape at the New World Center, 500 17th St., Miami Beach. Free.

Farewell to the Past: Yinka Shonibare MBE: Outdoor presentation of video works by artist Yinka Shonibare MBE featuring music and dance with a focus on cultural identity. 9-10 p.m., Soundscape at the New World Center, 500 17th St., Miami Beach. Free.

Prelude to a Syncopation: Outdoor presentation of video works featuring social media, sound and choreography. 10-10:30 p.m. Soundscape at the New World Center, 500 17th St., Miami Beach. Free.

SATURDAY, DEC. 7

John Baldessari, Artist, Santa Monica, Calif.: In conversation with Hans Ulrich Obrist, co-director, Serpentine Gallery, London. 3-4 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

‘Living and Sustaining a Creative Life’: Shamim Momin, adjunct curator, Whitney Museum, artists Ellen Harvey and Brian Tolle with moderator Sharon Louden, artist and editor. 4-5 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

Ry Rocklen, Artist, Los Angeles: In conversation with Jonathan Griffin, Los Angeles writer and curator. 5-6 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

Fantasia for Dissonant Harmonies: Outdoor presentation of video works with soundtracks that play a significant role in the pieces. 10-11 p.m., Soundscape at the New World Center, 500 17th St., Miami Beach. Free.

SUNDAY, DEC. 8.

Frost-FIU Breakfast in the Park: Featuring sculptor John Henry. 10975 SW 17th St., Miami. 9:30-noon. Free. 305-348-2890; thefrost.fiu.edu.

Paradise (Working Title): The Bar as An Oasis : Naomi Fisher, artist, Miami with Jim Drain, artist, Miami and David Andrew Tasman, architect, New York. 2-3 p.m. Miami Beach Convention Center Hall C, 1901 Convention Center Dr., Miami Beach. Included with Art Basel Miami Beach entry.

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