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Mixtape Mondays

Mixtape Mondays present ideas from FIU faculty across disciplines, using the museum’s collection as a focal point to talk about their research interests. Join us for an informal conversation over free drinks provided by our sponsor Biscayne Bay Brewing Company.

Thank you to our sponsor Biscayne Bay Brewing Company for supporting the Mixtape Mondays series.

Mixtape Mondays

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Mixtape Mondays present ideas from FIU faculty across disciplines, using the museum’s collection as a focal point to talk about their research interests. Join us for an informal conversation over free drinks provided by our sponsor Biscayne Bay Brewing Company.

Thank you to our sponsor Biscayne Bay Brewing Company for supporting the Mixtape Mondays series. 

 

Mixtape Mondays

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Mixtape Mondays present ideas from FIU faculty across disciplines, using the museum’s collection as a focal point to talk about their research interests. Join us for an informal conversation over free drinks provided by our sponsor Biscayne Bay Brewing Company.

Thank you to our sponsor Biscayne Bay Brewing Company for supporting the Mixtape Mondays series

MakerSPACE Workshop: Image Transfer and Collage

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Join Visual Artist, Jose Luis Garcia, as he leads guests through image transfer and collage techniques! Visitors will create their own unique image transfers using images from the museum’s collection and current exhibitions. 

Jose Luis Garcia is a recent graduate of Florida International University where he completed his Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art. Garcia has exhibited locally in venues such as the Patricia & Philip Frost Art Museum FIU, Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, FIU Miami Beach Urban Studios, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Coral Gables Museum, O Cinema Wynwood, Bakehouse Art Complex, Laundromat Art Space, and ConcreteSpace.

Mixtape Mondays

How can an educator benefit from Complexity Theory? What are the gender dynamics in a STEM classroom? In this Mixtape Monday, we will be joined by Mario Eraso. Dr. Eraso will discuss the intersections of mathematics and computational thinking for middle school children. 

Mario Eraso, Ph.D. participates in STEM outreach activities for elementary and secondary schools, provides students with academic support, and assists faculty with including educational components in grant proposals. Dr. Eraso has written academic papers and book chapters in which he highlights several of his innovative educational tools such as a three-slope scooter ramp and a roof-like structure called the penta-hut.

Mixtape Mondays present ideas from FIU faculty across disciplines, using the museum’s collection as a focal point to talk about their research interests. Join us for an informal conversation over free drinks provided by our sponsor Biscayne Bay Brewing Company.mixtape-mondays_2000x1358

Bollywood Zumba!

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Thumka, Bhangra, Hip-Swivel, oh my! Inspired by our exhibition, Many Visions, Many Versions: Art from Indigenous Communities in India, please join us for Bollywood Zumba led by instructor Amilcar Castellanos. Get up and get active in this hour-long dance class. All abilities are welcome, please come in activewear. This event is free and open to the public.

PRIDE: Open Forum + Zine Workshop

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Please join us as we celebrate National Pride Month. In an effort to demonstrate how art and media are used to advocate for LGBTQ+ rights, we will be hosting an open forum featuring Harold Daniel: FIU GLAAD Student Ambassador, NGLJA Chapter Founder and President and General Manager of The Roar Miami. There will be a zine workshop to follow. Zines are self-made publications meant to serve as a platform for social concerns. This event is free and open to the public.

Live DJ sets to be provided by The Roar Miami, FIU’s student-run radio station. 

Exhibition Opening Reception

Please join us for the exhibition opening for Many Visions, Many Versions: Art from Indigenous Communities in India

An unparalleled opportunity for audiences to view rarely seen contemporary art from four major indigenous artistic traditions in India, this exhibition showcases works from the Gond and Warli communities of central India, the Mithila region of Bihar, and the narrative scroll painters of West Bengal. 

Many Visions, Many Versions: Art from Indigenous Communities in India was organized by BINDU modern Gallery and toured by International Arts & Artists, Washington, DC. This exhibition was curated by Drs. Aurogeeta Das and David Szanton with assistance from consulting curator Jeffrey Wechsler.

This exhibition was made possible at the Frost Art Museum through the generous support of the Jane Hsiao Asian Art Endowment.

The exhibition opening is free and open to the public. Members of the museum gain exclusive access to our Members’ reception with refreshments, wine, and beer.

Drawing Salon

Our Drawing Salons offer an opportunity to develop artistic skills while sitting in a relaxing gallery environment. Each two-hour session is led by practicing artists, museum educators or university faculty. Drawing materials and stools are provided. All ranges of drawing experience are welcome. This event is free and open to the public.  

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Drawing Salon

Our Drawing Salons offer an opportunity to develop artistic skills while sitting in a relaxing gallery environment. Each two-hour session is led by practicing artists, museum educators or university faculty. Drawing materials and stools are provided. All ranges of drawing experience are welcome. This event is free and open to the public. 

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Mixtape Mondays

Mixtape Mondays present a compilation of ideas from FIU faculty across disciplines, using our collection as a focal point to talk about their research interests. These informal conversations encourage participation from the audience with the aid of libations and other refreshments. This series of events are free and open to the public. 

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Drawing Salon

Our Drawing Salons offer an opportunity to develop artistic skills while sitting in a relaxing gallery environment. Each two-hour session is led by practicing artists, museum educators or university faculty. Drawing materials and stools are provided. All ranges of drawing experience are welcome. This event is free and open to the public.  

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