Gary Simmons at PAMM
The Scholl Lecture Series at the Pérez Art Museum Miami will host New York artist Gary Simmons as he discusses the new large-scale mural he created for PAMM’s Project Gallery to explore the racially charged history of boxing with curator Rene Morales. Open to the public, but space in the auditorium is limited. Seating begins at 6:45 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13. 1103 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; 305-375-3000 or pamm.org.
Anti-gala in Wynwood
The Centro Mater Foundation presents a decidedly laidback “anti-gala” in support of its efforts to provide quality care and education to economically disadvantaged children in South Florida. “Urban MATERs” is an evening of urban art, music, food trucks, and entertainment at MAPS Backlot in Wynwood, 342 NW 24th St., Miami, Friday, Nov. 14 at 8 p.m. Guests are encouraged to dress casually. Proceeds will help the non-profit’s summer program, which serves 800 at-risk kids every year. Tickets are $100 and $75 for Future Matters members. For more information, call Marbelys de la Osa at 305-545-6049 or visit centromater.org.
Fleetwood in Fort Lauderdale
Photography by Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac will be on view at Wentworth Galleries, 819 E Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Saturday, Nov. 15 through Dec. 21. A private reception with the artist is scheduled for Dec. 18 from 6 – 9 p.m. for a minimum purchase of artwork from the “Reflections” collection. For more information, call 954-468-0685 or wentworthgalleries.com.
Daniel Azoulay’s photography
“PAMM, Under Construction,” a photography exhibition by award-winning Miami artist Daniel Azoulay is on view at Florida International University’s Miami Beach Urban Studios, 420 Lincoln Rd., Suite 440, Miami Beach. His work tells the story of the Pérez Art Museum Miami’s construction process, its architecture, and its relation to the site. Visitors to the Design Gallery are welcome from 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. weekdays or by appointment. For more information, call 305-535-1464 or mbus.fiu.edu.