SHAKERS@ the de la Cruz Collection
Friday, June 29, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)
Event: Shaker @ de la Cruz CollectionFor: MOCA Shakers ($150) and above plus guestCost: ComplimentaryLocation:de la Cruz Contemporary Art Space23 NE 41st St
Miami, FL 33137Using images starting with the Venus of Willendorff, Rosa de la Cruz and Ibett Yanez will create a visual presentation for the MOCA Shakers and their guests of the beginning of the history of art.This visual presentation will highlight the history of art leading to our time. This will be a unique and engaging way of looking at art for the MOCA Shakers. Following the lecture, the Shakers will enjoy a tour of the collection, complimentary cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.
MOCA ShakersA dynamic group for young professionals interested in networking, socializing, philanthropy and cultural engagement, MOCA Shakers enjoy a full schedule of sponsored events at Miami hotspots centered on cultural happenings, contemporary art, and exhibition openings. MOCA provides Shaker members the opportunity to contribute to and learn from the contemporary art world and to enjoy the best of Miami’s vibrant cultural scene through exclusive programs and events. Shaker events have become the ultimate destination for the best and brightest of young Miami, and the Shakers continue to contribute to the identity and evolution of MOCA.
When & Where
Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami
Known as the museum “where new art is discovered,” MOCA is internationally recognized as a force in defining new trends and directions in contemporary art. The museum originates most of its own exhibitions, presenting an exciting mix of both emerging and legendary artists.
Visitors from around the world are drawn to its permanent collection reflecting the most important developments in contemporary art. MOCA presents a continuous calendar of lectures by renowned artists and critics, film screenings, concerts, and cutting edge performances. It has attracted nationwide attention for highly original education and outreach programs that make contemporary art accessible, understandable, and enjoyable to people of all ages.