The Patricia & Philip Frost Art Museum got its start as a student gallery, but long ago blossomed into a full-fledged cultural mecca that’s a Smithsonian Institution affiliate, bringing world-class art from around the world to Miami. This summer, head over to check out the Miami’s Vices exhibition, a celebration of video works by female artists in South Florida. Then take a peek at the sculptures of Ursula von Rydingsvard, powerfully elemental shapes formed from an unusual medium: cedar. Open Tues.-Sun.; 10975 SW 17th St., Miami; 305.348.2890; TheFrost.FIU.edu.
Under the guidance of General Director & CEO Susan Danis, the Florida Grand Opera (FGO) has grown into the world-class powerhouse it is today — while reflecting the Miami community, both in its staff and what it puts on stage. At the forefront is the central notion that Opera is for everyone.
The Fuoripista combines sculptural and architectural beauty with remarkable functionality, allowing for training session that faithfully recreate a real road race while sitting on a work of art.