Art of Black Miami, 01 Dec 2018 — 31 Dec 2018

Art of Black Miami

The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) celebrates its 5th Annual GMCVB Art of Black Miami initiatives, a marketing platform and destination driver that showcases the diversity of the visual arts locally, nationally and internationally, celebrating the black diaspora. During Miami Art week, events are activated and rolled out through curated art initiatives organised by art institutions, galleries and spaces in neighbourhoods including Historic Overtown, Little Haiti, Little Havana, North Miami, Miami River, Downtown Miami, Miami Beach and other surrounding neighbourhoods. Art of Black Miami activations offer a unique appeal and cultural aesthetic represented in the artist-run exhibitions, fairs and performances.

Events include:

Art Africa Miami Arts Fair
Venue Art Africa Miami Art Gallery
Date Dec 4 – 9, 2018
Address 920 NW 2nd Av

Art Beat Miami
Venue Caribbean Marketplace Little Haiti
Date Dec 5 – 9, 2018
Address 5925 NE 2nd Av

MUCE Arts & Culture Festival
Venue Little Haiti Cultural Center
Date Dec 5 – 9, 2018
Addresses 212 NE 59th Terrace; 246 NW 54th St

Art Blues Soul & BBQ Festival
Venue African Heritage Cultural Arts Center
Date Dec 1 – 31, 2018
Address 6161 NW Moonlight Way (22nd Av)

MLK Cultural Corridor Mural
Date Dec 2 – 9, 2018
Address MLK Blvd. between NW 17th and 19th avenues

Global/Borderless Caribbean –The Elusive Master Emmanuel Merisier, from Haiti to Beyond
Venue Little Haiti Cultural Complex Gallery
Date Dec 7, 2018 – Feb 28, 2019
Address 212-260 NE 59th Terrace

Umbrellas of Little Havana
Venue Futurama 1637 Art Galleries
Date Dec 7 – 9, 2018
Address 1637 SW 8th St.

Wait Still: Photography in the Global Continuum
Venue The Betsy Orb & The Betsy
Date Dec 6, 2018 – May 1, 2019 (Dec 5 – 9, poetry rail; Dec 6 – 8, salon talks at 12pm)
Address 1440 Ocean Dr

The Normandy Square Art Fair
Venue Normandy Fountain
Date Dec 9, 2018
Address 7802 Rue Vendome

Pigment International – Miami Reveal
Venue The Penthouse at Riverside Wharf
Date Dec 4 – 8, 2018
Address 125 SW North River Dr

9th Annual Art Basel Panel Discussion on Contemporary African Diaspora Art
Venue FIU Biscayne Bay Campus Wolf Center/WUC 244 A
Date Dec 9, 12pm – 3pm
Address 3000 NE 151st St., North Miami

Historic Overtown Soul Basel
Date Dec 4 – 9, 2018
Address 480 NW 11th St., Historic Overtown

Hampton Art Lovers Presents: Elizabeth Catlett and the Hampton Arts Tradition
Venue Ward Rooming House
Date Dec 5 – 10, 2018
Address 249 NW 9th St., Historic Overtown

Wild Horses in Overtown: The Work of Purvis Young
Venue The Copper Door B&B
Date Dec 6 – 9, 2018
Address 439 NW 4th Av, Historic Overtown

Hampton Art Lovers Presents Ernie Barnes: Eyes Closed
Venue Overtown Performing Arts Center
Date Dec 6 – 10, 2018
Address 1074 NW 3rd Av, Historic Overtown

Our Voice Matters Community Youth Art Collection
Venue The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater
Date Dec 6 – 7, 4pm – 7pm
Address 819 NW 2nd Ave, Historic Overtown

The Urban Experience (interactive art, music, fashion, food trucks)
Venue The Urban
Date Dec 6 – 9, 4pm – 2am
Address 225 NW 10th St, Historic Overtown

Art of Conversation
Venue The Black Archives Historic Lyric Theater
Date Dec 7, 7pm – 12am
Address 819 NW 2nd Ave., Historic Overtown

Folklife Friday Open Air Market
Date Dec 7, 11am – 8pm
Address NW 9th Street & 2nd Avenue

Urban Soul Experience (outdoor art show, food, music, street art)
Date Dec 7 – 8, 2018
Address 925 NW 2nd Court, Historic Overtown

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