Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera
Masterworks by Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, two of the most celebrated artists of the early 20th century, will be on view in a group exhibition of 75 works at NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale, 1 E. Las Olas Blvd., from Thursday, Feb. 26 through May 31. “Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera from the Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection & 20th Century Mexican art from the Stanley and Pearl Goodman Collection” showcases the rich artistic traditions of Mexico including paintings, sculptures, and works on paper by influential Mexican artists involved in “Mexican Modernism.” The opening reception is Wednesday, Feb. 25 from 7 – 9 p.m. An art talk with the Goodmans on Latin American art with Dr. Salomon Grimberg is Friday, March 27 at 6 p.m. The Goodmans will share their perspective as collectors on Sunday, April 26 at 2 p.m. RSVP required for special events: call 954-262-0204 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, visit nsuartmuseum.org.
Meka Jean: Recovery
Emerson Dorsch in Wynwood showcases works by rising star artist Tameka Norris with “Meka Jean: Recovery,” an exhibition including her feature-length film “Meka Jean: How She Got Good” (2014), accompanied by re-mastered sound, fabric paintings/soft sculptures, a new video, photographs and small paintings. On view through March 21 at 151 NW 24th St., Ste. A, Miami; 305-576-1278 or emersondorsch.com.
Purvis Young at MoCA
“Under the Bridge, Beyond the Beach and Above the Muck: The Art of Purvis Young,” is on view at the Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami through March 12 in memory of Richard Shack. 770 NE 125th St., North Miami; 305-893-6211 or mocanomi.org.
The female form
Sirona Fine Art, in cooperation with PoetsArtists magazine, presents a group exhibition of more than 40 prominent artists for “The Artist’s Gaze: Seeing Women in the 21st Century.” The survey of work presents the female form and persona as viewed by other artists, by the artist themselves, and in the greater context of today’s society. On view through March 15 at the gallery, 600 Silks Run, #1240, Hallandale Beach; 954-454-9494 or sironafineart.com.