The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), North Miami will unveil its newest exhibition, South Florida Cultural Consortium on June 8. The exhibition will be on view through August 6, 2017. In cooperation with Miami-Dade Countyâ€™s Department of Cultural Affairs, the group exhibition presents works by artists exclusively from South Florida. Maria Elena Ortiz from the PÃ©rez Art Museum Miami (PAMM) curated the exhibition. The South Florida Cultural Consortium (SFCC) is the largest government-sponsored grant program in the U.S. for artists living in Broward, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Palm Beach and Martin Counties. Hundreds of artists apply each year. This yearâ€™s exhibition will showcase the 25 artists who won the prize in 2014 and 2016.
The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) will host a closing event for the South Florida Cultural Consortium Exhibition at MoCA North Miami on Saturday, August 5. Meet the artists and join the conversation to help proliferate ideas and broaden community engagement. Following the program, enjoy beer and snacks in the MoCa Courtyard.