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Ocean Drive magazine & S3 Restaurant Host an Intimate Dinner Honoring Bonnie Clearwater, Director and Chief Curator of NSU Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale.
Exhibition Opening Reception: 7-9PM
When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South explores the category of "outsider" art in relation to contemporary art and black life through the work of 35 artists including: Theaster Gates, David Hammons, Trenton Doyle Hancock, John Outterbridge, James "Son" Thomas and Kara Walker. Lecture by Thomas J. Lax, Curator of When the Stars Begin to Fall.
Free for NSU Museum of Art members, NSU faculty and staff; General admission $15.
Talk by Thomas J. Lax, Assistant Curator at The Studio Museum in Harlem and Curator of the exhibition, When the Stars Begin to Fall Imagination and the American South. The exhibition queries the category of “outsider” art in relation to contemporary art and black life and brings together 35 intergenerational American artists who share an interest in the U.S. South as a location both real and imagined.
Free with admission; Free for NSU students and faculty.
Cuban dance originates from Spanish and African settlers who brought music and dances of their homelands with them to Cuba. View The Miami Generation Revisited and practice the Mambo, Cha-Cha, Bolero, Son, Danzón and more with instructors from IFE-ILE Afro-Cuban Dance, the Miami-based organization dedicated to the preservation of Afro-Cuban culture through dance.
Free with museum admission; Free for members, NSU students and faculty.
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