Accessible Art: Play on Simon Vega's sub-tropical social structures at Locust Projects and see stunning photography at the Wolfsonian-FIU

PAMM is Open Monday
Pérez Art Museum Miami is open Monday, Jan. 19 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. with free gallery tours by trained museum guides at 11 a.m. (Global Positioning Systems), noon (Project Gallery: Gary Simmons), and 2:30 p.m. (PAMM architecture). Museum admission is free for guests arriving via Miami-Dade Metromover. 1103 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; 305-375-3000 or pamm.org.
Simon Vega at Locust Projects

In case you missed it: Simon Vega’s Sub-Tropical Social Sculptures is on view in the Project Room at Locust Projects through Jan. The Salvadorian artist’s Miami debut revolves around six simply constructed, human-scaled wooden structures designed to activate social interaction. 3852 N. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-576-8570 or locustprojects.org.  

New at the Wolfsonian
The Wolfsonian-FIU unveils “A Fatal Pass: Entrenchments on the Alpine Front/Un Passo Fatale: Trincee Sul Fronte Alpino,” a contemporary photography exhibition by artist Luca Artioli of the visual remains of battle trenches in Northern Italy’s Stelvio Pass, with an opening reception Friday, Jan. 23 from 6 – 9 p.m. RSVP required to rsvp@thewolf.fiu.edu. Free admission and cash bar. 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-531-1001 or wolfsonian.org
Puppet Network

The Coral Springs Museum of Art presents “Chautauqua: Puppet Network” with Jim Hammond and his team Saturday, Jan. 24 at 2 p.m. Tickets for the educational demonstration and discussion about the art of puppet design are included with the price of admission ($6 per person). 2855 Coral Springs Dr., Coral Springs; 954-340-5000 or coralspringsmusuem.org

MISO in Collins Park

The Bass Museum of Art hosts the Miami Symphony Orchestra Sunday, Jan. 25 at 4 p.m. for “MISO @thebass” in Collins Park. Picnic BASSket contest with judges Sarah Harrelson, editor of Cultured Magazine and Jose Carlos Diaz, museum curator. Free for all. Valet parking is available on 22nd Street and Liberty Avenue for $20. 2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-673-7530 or bassmuseum.org.  
BAC Reunion Show

The Bakehouse Art Complex celebrates 29 years in Wynwood with a major reunion exhibition featuring works by more than 20 alumni artists in its Audrey Love Gallery starting Friday, Feb. 13. Exhibition highlights include an opening reception, an innovative art talk-concert hybrid presented in partnership with IlluminArts (2/14), a master class with Pablo Cano (2/19), and a closing reception (3/27). Artists featured in the show include: Pablo Cano, Xavier Cortada, Veronica Garcia, Suza Talbot, Maggie Davis, Carrie Sieh, Patricia Gutierrez, Christian Bernard, Ross Ford, Beatricia Sagar, Luis Diaz, John La Huis, Tracey Hagen, Richard Labarbera, Juan Greigo, Maria Sonia Martin, Robert Apfel, Ross Ford, Marcos Valella, Gustavo Oveido, Armando Chagon and Henry Mar. All events will be held at the BAC, 561 NW 32nd St., Miami. For more information, ticket prices, or to attend any of the events, call 305-576-2828 or visit bacfl.org.

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