Miami Art Museum presents New Work Miami 2013, an exhibition on view through May 12, 2013, the exhibition highlights the diverse and innovative practices of Miami’s artists, featuring site-specific installations, sculpture, painting, and photography. The exhibition will be among the last presentations in MAM’s current facility, marking the 12-month countdown to the Museum’s reopening in fall 2013 as Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) in a new, Herzog & de Meuron-designed building in Museum Park.
New Work Miami 2013 is indicative of the strong bond that has formed between the Museum and the city’s artists. It encapsulates MAM’s dedication to supporting the local artistic community, while signifying the vital role that the Museum will continue to play in nurturing the growth of the arts in Miami.
New Work Miami 2013 Artists:
Gideon Barnett (b. 1982 Jasper, Tennessee)
Bhakti Baxter (b. 1979, Miami)
Loriel Beltran (b. 1985, Caracas)
Consuelo Castañeda (b. 1958, Havana)
Moira Holohan (b. 1976, New York)
Sinisa Kukec (b.1970, Zagreb)
Emmett Moore (b. 1988, Miami)
George Sanchez-Calderon (b. 1967, New York)
Tom Scicluna (b. 1974, London)
Odalis Valdivieso (b. 1969, Caracas)
New Work Miami 2013 will be the focus of MAM’s Miami Art Week activities, when Art Basel Miami Beach, Art Miami, Design Miami/ and other art fairs attract an estimated 50,000 members of the international art community to South Florida. The exhibition’s opening celebration will take place during Party on the Plaza, the Museum’s signature Art Basel Miami Beach event on Thursday, December 6, 2012 and will be on view during the MAM Ball, the Museum’s major annual fundraiser, on Saturday, December 8, 2012. – www.miamiartmuseum.org