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NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale News

Covered in Time and History: The Films of Ana Mendieta Art Talk and Opening Reception

Covered in Time and History: The Films of Ana Mendieta presents the largest number of artist Ana Mendieta’s films seen together in the U.S. Until now, many of Mendieta’s films have had only limited exposure. One of the most influential Cuban-American artists of post-World War II era, Mendieta’s synthesis of…


Art Talk: Raquel Cecilia Mendieta

Annual Stanley and Pearl Goodman Lecture on Latin American Art Art Talk by Raquel Cecilia Mendieta, the artist’s niece and film archivist for the Estate of Ana Mendieta Collection, will be held on Feb. 27 at 5:00 pm. Raquel Cecilia is an independent filmmaker and writer whose most recent film, Ana…


Tea and Art History: Renoir and American Impressionism

Although Pierre August-Renoir (1841-1919) remains one of the most celebrated artists of the Impressionist movement, his work has recently come under attack by anti-Renoir activists. Join Dr. Barbara Buhler Lynes, NSU Art Museum Sunny Kaufman Senior Curator, for tea and a discussion of this controversy and exploration of Renoir’s artistic…


Mini Muse: Typeface in Black and White

On Saturday, Feb. 20, in celebration of Black History Month, children ages 5 -10 will learn about the work of contemporary artists Xaviera Simmons and Gary Simmons, who both use text as visual language in their work. Children will create their own text-inspired artworks using a variety of black and…


Art of Wine & Food Series: Red Revolution of the Heart

Join Caroline Gardner from Trinchero Family Estates on February 18, 5:00-8:00 pm, as she takes guests on a journey of red wines. The monthly wine series includes small plates to complement each wine. Guests are invited to view the Museum’s galleries starting at 5 pm. Limited seating. Paid reservations required….


Art Roundtable: Silk

Join Fort Lauderdale-based textile artist Erin Bassett  on February 16, noon – 1:30 pm for a discussion on the fascinating history, invention and trade of silk fabric, and the unique characteristics that make it a medium of choice for artists and designers to express their artistic vision. Free for Museum…


Creativity Matters : The Art of Teaching Art Series, Jan. 23

Hear from leading experts and learn strategies to expand creativity and critical thinking skills. Learn to stimulate creativity not only in art, but also in problem solving. Designed for teachers and non- teachers alike. Symposium will be held at the NSU Art Museum on Saturday, Jan. 23 at 4:00 pm…


Valentine’s Day Sunday Brunch

Special Valentine’s Day Sunday Brunch at the Museum Café. Enjoy Buy One Get One Free Mimosas and a Free Valentine cupcake with meal purchase. View Cafe Menu here. To order or RSVP email or call 954-262-0255


Read Between the Wines

Participate with the Big Read sponsored by the Broward County Library and the National Endowment for the Arts, with the museum’s informal book group, featuring the book, A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. Le Guin. Free and open to the public. RSVP: mail or 954-262-0204.


Glimmerglass Concert

Artists from The Glimmerglass Festival will perform musical selections celebrating film, fashion and iconic inspirational women in a concert specially curated for the exhibition Bellissima: Italy and High Fashion 1945-1968. In addition to musical selections contemporary to the period of the exhibition, the program will include the thoroughly modern musings…


Bellissima Members Preview

NSU Art Museum Members are invited to the members preview for Bellissima: Italy and High Fashion 1945-1968.  This exhibition features more than 230 vintage high fashion garments, accessories and exquisite jewels by legendary names in Italian design alongside paintings, films and photography that recreate the alluring atmosphere of Italian high…


Free First Thursday Starry Nights

Free First Thursday Starry Nights Presented by PNC Bank with FREE museum admission on the first Thursday of every month, from 5 – 8 pm. Enjoy: 2-for-1 specials on wine and craft beer light bites in the Museum Café and more!


Exhibition Opening: Revolution of the Eye : Modern Art and the Birth of American Television

Revolution of the Eye: Modern Art and the Birth of American Television. This is the first exhibition to explore how avant-garde art influenced and shaped the look and content of network television in its formative years from the late 1940s to the mod-1970s, a period when its pioneers adopted modernism…


Mini Muse for children: The Indestructible Lee Miller, Oct. 17

On Oct. 17 – a Family education program for children ages 5 – 10. Children will tour the exhibition The Indestructible Lee Miller,  learn about Miller’s life and work and create their own Polaroid images inspired by this renowned 20th century photographer. Space is limited; preregistration required. RSVP: email moareservations@moafl.org or…


NSU Series: Steven N. Gold, Ph.D., Oct. 18

Depictions of Psychological Trauma in Fine Art: Expressing the Inexpressible, talk by NSU’s Trauma Resolution & Integration Program Director, Steven N. Gold, Ph.D. on Oct. 18. He will discuss the psychological impact of trauma and its expression in art. NSU Series is a series of lectures and performances featuring Nova…


Family Day: Art and Technology, Sept. 26

Join NSU Art Museum and Broward County Main Library on Sept. 26 to learn ways in which artists use technology in their practice. Join museum educators for technology-inspired art workshops, the Broward County Main Library Youth Services department for an art and technology story time and Broward County Sheriff’s Office…


Art Fallout – Celebrating National Arts & Humanities Month

The community is invited to connect with 20 of Fort Lauderdale’s art venues during this free, annual Art Fallout event celebrating National Arts and Humanities Month. Free admission to NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale’s exhibitions. The Museum Café will feature 2-for-1 wine and beer and light bites. Patrons may park in Broward…


Art Talk: Amy de la Haye

Cinderella’s Breeches and a Countess’s Gown: Curatorial Narratives of Women, War and Dress, a talk by curator, fashion historian and author, Amy de la Haye, joint director of the research center for fashion curation, University of the Arts, London. Free with museum admission. RSVP: email moareservations@moafl.org or 954-262-0204. Sponsored by…


Exhibition Opening: The Indestructible Lee Miller

The Indestructible Lee Miller, considers the life and work of preeminent American photographer Lee Miller from three perspectives: as the as the favored model of leading photographers including Edward Steichen and Arnold Genthe during the 1920s; as the assistant, collaborator and muse of surrealist artist Man Ray in the 1930s;…


Film: Art School Confidential

Jerome is an aspiring artist who arrives at a prestigious East Coast art institute to study. While Jerome enjoys daydreams of becoming the best-respected painter on Earth and winning the hearts of his female classmates, he soon learns the sad truth – his “cool artist” act is old hat in…


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