JMOF-FIU curator will speak with Karla Kantorovich who is a mixed media artist from Mexico based in Miami, FL. She works with paintings, fibers, and assemblages, leaning into the importance of texture and dimensionality as a way of exploring renewal. She draws inspiration from the world around her to create her pieces, especially nature.
African Jewish Perceptions on Racial Discrimination.This lecture will offer a series of impressions, gathered from fieldwork among a number of different African Jewish communities over the past decade, regarding perceptions of racial and religious discrimination.
Pharma: Greed, Lies, and the Poisoning of America. Award-winning journalist and New York Times bestselling author Gerald Posner traces the heroes and villains of the trillion-dollar-a-year pharmaceutical industry and uncovers how those once entrusted with improving life have often betrayed that ideal to corruption and reckless profiteering—with deadly consequences.
FIU’s three museums – The Wolfsonian, The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum and The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU – are currently closed but working on reopening strategies in close consultation with leadership. The three museums continue to release digital and virtual programs on a regular basis via their websites and social media.
301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Open Tuesday-Sunday from 10am-5pm
Closed Mondays and holidays.
School Groups (Per Child) $2.50
Adult Groups(20 or more) $8.00
Free Admission on Saturday
Museum Members, FIU Students, Faculty & Staff FREE
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The Museum is supported by individual contributions, foundations, memberships and grants from the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture,the Greater Miami Jewish Federation, the Miami-Dade County Tourist Development Council, the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners and the City of Miami Beach, Cultural Affairs Program, Cultural Arts Council, Funding Arts Network.