The Bakehouse Art Complex celebrates outstanding leadership in South Florida arts with a kickoff party for the 2014 – 2015 season Wednesday, Sept. 10, with complimentary breakfast from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. and lunch from noon – 1 p.m. Honorees include Michael Spring and the Miami-Dade County Dept. of Cultural Affairs, The Arts and Business Council of Miami, The Miami Children’s Museum, and The Betsy Hotel. Guided tours of the facility will be available after breakfast and lunch. RSVP required to 305-576-2828 or email@example.com. 561 NW 32nd St., Miami; bacfl.org.
Divos in Little Havana
Conde Art in Little Havana presents “Divos” by artist Havi Schanz Friday, Sept. 12 through Oct. 3 at 1007 SW 8th St., Miami. Complementing Schanz’s “Divas” series, “Divos” includes portraits of the most recognizable men in the Golden Age of cinema. For more information or to arrange a private showing, contact Stacy Conde at 239-961-0452 or visit condeart.com.
A collection of photographs by Neil Dern will show “Where 9/11 Happened” at ArtMedia Gallery in The Wynwood Building, 2750 NW 3rd Ave., Ste. 12, Miami, on the anniversary of the tragedy Thursday, Sept. 11 from 7 – 10 p.m. Open to the public through Oct. 20 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and Art Walk (Saturday, Sept. 13). For more information, call 305-318-8306 or visit artmediaus.com.
Street Art Show
As part of the year-long “Fordistas” artist-in-residence program in Wynwood powered by South Florida Ford, Buenos Aires-based street artist Jaz (aka Franco Fasoli) unveils a solo exhibition Saturday, Sept. 13 from 7 – 10 p.m. at Product/81 Gallery, 2311 NW 2nd Ave., Miami. “Fiesta Control” embraces the artist’s signature theme of Mexican style wrestling figures with animal/beast and human characteristics in combat setting. Jaz, along with a group of international street artists in the program, will showcase Miami’s influence on their work in a final group show during Art Basel. For more information, visit fordistas.com.