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MOCA’s 15 Year Anniversary Celebration

MOCA's 15 Year Anniversary CelebrationSaturday, February 25, 7pm – The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), 770 NE 125th Street, North Miami

Known as the spark that ignited Miami as an international art center, the Museum of Contemporary Art will celebrate its many accomplishments with a 15th Anniversary Gala. The event is cause to take notice of the museum’s impact in South Florida and to kick off its future with the expansion that will double its overall size and triple its exhibition space. Promised to be the social event of the season, led by honorary chairs Irma and Norman Braman, many of the world’s top collectors will attend. The experience will be uniquely MOCA to celebrate the many contemporary artists who are part of its illustrious history, including Cory Arcangel, Richard Artschwager, John Baldessari, Jose Bedia, Hernan Bas, William Cordova, Thomas Demand, Peter Doig, Tracey Emin, Teresita Fernandez, Claire Fontaine, Dara Friedman, Ellen Gallagher, Luis Gispert, Adler Guerrier, Trenton Doyle Hancock, Mark Handforth, Isaac Julien, Karen Kilimnik, Christian Marclay, Malcolm Morley, Ernesto Neto, Albert Oehlen, Yoko Ono, Gabriel Orozco, Roxy Paine, Bert Rodriguez, Ed Ruscha, Anri Sala, Shinique Smith, Frank Stella and Bruce Weber, among others. Collectors Rosa and Carlos de la Cruz and Irma and Norman Braman are chairing the 15th Anniversary Collection, scheduled to be unveiled as part of the celebration. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Cheryl Lawko, 305-893-6211, ext. 33.